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Mayo Clinic Threatens to Withdraw Investment in Minnesota Over Healthcare Proposals

The Mayo Clinic, Minnesota’s largest private employer, has threatened to withdraw its investment in the state if lawmakers do not make significant changes to two healthcare proposals being discussed in the state’s legislature. In an email to the governor’s office and DFL legislative leaders, Mayo Clinic’s Kate Johansen wrote, “Because these bills continue to proceed […]

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Federal Judge Blocks Enforcement of Illinois Ban on Assault-Style Weapons and High-Capacity Magazines

A federal judge in southern Illinois has issued an injunction blocking enforcement of the state’s new ban on many higher-powered firearms and large-capacity ammunition magazines. The ruling came just days after a counterpart in Chicago ruled the opposite way.[0] The Illinois law bans the sale of assault-style weapons and high-capacity magazines and requires existing owners […]

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Former Vice President Mike Pence Testifies Before Federal Grand Jury in Trump’s Efforts to Overturn 2020 Election

Former Vice President Mike Pence appeared before a federal grand jury on Thursday as part of the special counsel investigation into former President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn his 2020 election loss and remain in power. Pence was subpoenaed by special counsel Jack Smith in February as federal prosecutors sought to question him about the […]

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