Florida's top Republicans are considering changing the state's resign-to-run law, clearing an obstacle for a potential presidential bid by the governor.
Officials said ahead of Biden's pardon directive announcement that full data is not yet available of those who have been convicted of simple possession.
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A man arrested for breaching a probation order told officers about the alligator after he was stopped in Anderson.
The last update to the state's hate crime laws came in 2017 when protections were added to police officers who had hate crimes committed against them.
The Texas constitution, which Matthew McConaughey confirmed he's not running in, requires anyone running for office to believe in the "existence of a Supreme Being."
"With the recall now gone, this is a governor who is really not threatened in any way," said Bill Whalen, a policy fellow at the Hoover Institution.
More than 80 percent of Democrats in the U.S. House and Senate are backing legislation that would block states from adopting strict abortion regulations—an effort abortion rights advocates say is needed before the conservative-leaning U.S. Supreme Court takes its next action on state-level abortion laws.
A petition to recall the governor has received more than 1.6 million valid signatures, according to state election officials.
Representative Earl Blumenauer of Oregon introduced a bill to regulate marijuana the same way the government currently regulates alcohol products.
The attorney general "will get no help at all from state or local police" on marijuana prosecution if these Democrats succeed.
"When Republicans can't win at the ballot box, they rig the election system to hold Texans back," the deputy executive director for Texas Democrats told Newsweek.
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Gender X is a term used to encompass a gender identity that is not exclusively male or female, and it's gaining traction in more states.
"We're surrounded by states that oppose abortion access."
"[It's] a siren call in the halls of the state legislatures nationwide as well as the U.S. Capitol."
"The momentum behind marijuana law reform will not only continue but increase as we head into 2018."