Trump urges GOP-led Senate to pass bill cracking down on fentanyl shipments

President Trump on Monday urged the Republican-led Senate to pass legislation intended to crack down on shipments of illicit fentanyl through the international postal system, writing on Twitter: “No more delay!” Leaders from both chambers announced a bipartisan agreement in June on the Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act, which the House passed shortly thereafter.…

Analysis | After a Florida Democrat said she’d take donations from the mari…

Wells Fargo Bank recently terminated the campaign account of a Florida political candidate after inquiring into whether the candidate intended to receive donations “from the medical marijuana industry in any capacity,” according to documents released Monday by the campaign. Democrat Nikki Fried, running to be the state’s agriculture commissioner, is a former lobbyist who worked…