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Proposal requires resident status to obtain injury funds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Republican lawmakers want immigrants to indicate their residency status before they can obtain Ohio injured worker compensation. The GOP-controlled House approved the measure Wednesday as part of a bill that makes [...]

Seth Moulton discloses PTSD, unveils military mental health proposal

Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton said he hoped that opening up about his own experience with PTSD would help ease the stigma that veterans and nonveterans alike feel when confronted with mental illness. | Scott Eisen/Getty [...]

Trump pitches his ‘merit-based’ immigration proposal

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White House messaging falls in line with Trump’s sanctuary cities proposal

“Let’s spread out some of that burden and let’s put it in some of those other locations,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said of undocumented immigrants. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo White House Administration [...]

Arkansas panel advances anti-‘sanctuary cities’ proposal

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – A proposal to cut off funding to Arkansas cities that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities or that prevent law enforcement from asking people if they’re in the country legally is heading to [...]

Catholic Church criticizes amnesty proposal in El Salvador

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) – Catholic Church leaders in El Salvador have condemned a proposal being considered by lawmakers that would grant amnesty to those who committed serious crimes during the country’s civil conflict in the [...]

Trump’s budget proposal sets up another shutdown battle

While President Donald Trump’s proposal is just an opening offer in the budget debate that will play out in the coming months, the White House’s stance on levels for the two main buckets of funding forecasts a fierce fight ahead [...]

Proposal would let pharmacists refuse to give abortion drugs

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – A bill advancing in the Indiana Legislature would let pharmacists refuse to dispense abortion-inducing drugs to women if they have ethical, moral or religious objections. The proposal endorsed by a state Senate committee [...]

A temporary DACA fix for a permanent wall? Trump proposal gathers more Dem resistance

“It was disappointing to see Speaker Pelosi reject the offer before the president gave his speech,” Vice President Mike Pence said. | Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Save the Storks Government Shutdown ‘The president is offering [...]

Proposal could make New Mexico a ‘sanctuary state’

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A New Mexico bill could turn the state with the nation’s largest percentage of Hispanic residents into a “sanctuary state.” Identical Democratic proposals in the New Mexico House and Senate would prevent state [...]