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Senator Mike Braun’s Qualified Immunity Bill Is an Affront to Conservatives.

Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) has become a poster boy for conservative failure—embodying exactly what seems to be wrong with the Republican Party at this crucial juncture in American history. Braun’s Reforming Qualified Immunity Act is a full-frontal assault on peace officers across the nation, who are currently granted immunity from civil lawsuits in most circumstances. …

GOP senator asks Trump to not pull federal funding for coronavirus tests

Donald Trump; John Cornyn (AP/Getty/Salon) Texas senator urges Trump not to stop funding testing in his state — as cases explode following reopening Matthew Chapman June 25, 2020 5:35AM (UTC) This article originally appeared on Raw Story On Wednesday, Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) implored President Donald Trump to reconsider his administration's move to pull federal funding from…

Sen. Mitt Romney was the only GOP senator not welcomed on Trump’s new coronavirus advisory group

Christal Hayes, USA TODAY Published 5:55 p.m. ET April 16, 2020 | Updated 6:47 a.m. ET April 17, 2020CLOSE Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, gives emotional explanation of his decision to vote to convict President Trump in impeachment trial Associated PressWASHINGTON – Sen. Mitt Romney, the sole Republican who voted to convict President Donald Trump in his impeachment…

GOP senator gets in touch with Saudis to end its oil price war, states ‘Americans died’ protecting the kingdom

America's strategic relationship with Saudi Arabia may permanently change if Riyadh does not end its latest oil price war, Sen. Dan Sullivan told CNBC on Wednesday. "The Saudis have really brought in a supply shock at exactly the wrong time," the Alaska Republican said on "Squawk Box." "These kind of crises really make it clear … who your…

Democratic senator says he broke with party on coronavirus bill because ‘the clock is ticking’

(CNN)Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama said that he voted to advance Senate Republicans' controversial coronavirus package -- the lone Democrat to do so -- to highlight that progress is being made on the bill and time to act is running out.When asked by CNN's Jake Tapper why he voted for the legislation Monday after voting…

New york city senator speaks on the state’s high variety of coronavirus cases

8.07M Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don't like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Mar 20, 2020Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks about the governor closing…

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Trump’s taxes may be launched to grand jury, supreme court guidelines– live

2.13pm EDT 14:13 White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany was asked whether Trump was frustrated by the two supreme court justices he nominated, Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, who sided with the majority in the cases involving subpoenas for the president’s financial records. “The justices are entitled to their opinion,” McEnany replied. “This is an…

Tiger Woods to go back to PGA Tour action at next week’s Memorial in Ohio

Tiger Woods announced on Thursday that he will compete at next week’s Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio, the 15-times major champion’s first PGA Tour event in five months. “I’m looking forward to playing in the @MemorialGolf next week,” Woods said on his Twitter account. “I’ve missed going out and competing with the guys and can’t…

George Floyd informed officers ‘I can’t breathe’ more than 20 times, records show

Newly released transcripts of the minutes leading up to George Floyd’s death reveal he told officers “I can’t breathe” more than 20 times, only to have his plea dismissed by Derek Chauvin, the white officer pressing his knee into Floyd’s neck, who said: “It takes a heck of a lot of oxygen to talk.” Floyd’s…

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KRASG12C-Mutant NSCLC Likely Smoking-Related, Targetable by Brain Metastasis Therapies

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - KRASG12C-mutant non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) appears to be smoking-related and is likely targetable by inhibitors that can delay or prevent brain metastasis, according to an analysis of real-world outcomes. "Currently, the majority of druggable oncogene-driven NSCLCs occur in non-smokers/light ex-smokers," Dr. Wanyuan Cui of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in…

Proton Pump Inhibitors Tied to COVID-19 Risk

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. People who use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be more likely to get COVID-19, researchers say. In light of this finding, physicians should consider which patients truly need these powerful acid-lowering drugs, said Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS, professor of medicine and…

Breathed In Dye Enables Intraoperative Visualization of Lung-Tumor Margin

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Inhalational indocyanine green (ICG) can be useful for the intraoperative visualization of lung-tumor margin, researchers from South Korea report. Surgical resection with adequate tumor-free margin provides optimal long-term survival in patients with early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), but defining the tumor margin during surgery can be challenging. Dr. Hyun Koo…