Ex-Speaker John Boehner Joins Marijuana Firms Advisory Board
April 23, 2018
  • Former Massachusetts Governor William Weld also added
  • Watershed moment for cannabis as drug goes mainstream

The U.S. marijuana industry has a new spokesman: John Boehner.

The Republican former Speaker of the House has joined the advisory board of Acreage Holdings, Continue reading

Trump Sending National Guard to Mexican Border
April 10, 2018
  • President says ‘drastic illegal activity’ gives him no choice
  • Memorandum does not say how many troops will be called up

President Donald Trump is sending National Guard forces to assist border authorities along the U.S.-Mexico boundary, according to a presidential Continue reading

Zuckerberg’s Response Doesn’t Cut It, Facebook’s Critics Say
March 27, 2018
  • CEO vows to investigate leak, audit all third-party apps
  • Lawmakers say he must still testify; analysts question impact

Facebook Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg broke his silence on the crisis over political-advertising firm Cambridge Analytica’s access to user data on the Continue reading

GOP Releases Disputed Memo Saying FBI Misled Judge in Trump Case
February 20, 2018

FBI and Justice Department officials got a warrant to spy on a Trump campaign associate by misleading a surveillance court judge, House Republicans contend in a newly released memo that Democrats have dismissed as a contrived account intended to protect Continue reading

Trump’s Change of Heart Puts $1 Trillion Building Plan in Limbo
October 10, 2017

Donald Trump’s infrastructure guru spent part of Sept. 26 at a conference in Washington promoting the president’s $1 trillion plan to rebuild the nation’s crumbling roads, bridges and airports relying in part on public-private partnerships. The same day, across town, Continue reading