ACLU Sues Trump Administration Over New Rules Blocking Asylum-Seekers

In the latest lawsuit against the Trump administration over immigration policies that allegedly violate “immigration law, international refugee law, and our Constitution,” the American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday evening filed a federal lawsuit challenging new Justice Department screening policies that, it says, hamper legitimate asylum claims. Filed jointly with the Center for Gender &…

Women Break New Records In 2018 Primaries

Women made history in Tuesday’s elections, breaking records in congressional and gubernatorial races as the wave of female candidates winning primaries this year continued. Victories Tuesday in Kansas, Michigan and Missouri boosted the number of female major party nominees running for the U.S. House this year to at least 173, according to the Center for…