“The Conroe ISD’s $807 Million Bond Set For May 4 Election: Part 4 Of 4, a flawed decision process produced the gargantuan $807 million bond.”

“The Conroe ISD’s $807 Million Bond Set For May 4 Election: Part 4 Of 4, a flawed decision process produced the gargantuan $807 million bond.”

Image: In one of the worst foreign policy blunders in American history, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency convinced new President John F. Kennedy to proceed with the Bay of Pigs Invasion on April 17, 1961, where a small group of Cuban defectors and American advisors tried to take Cuba back from the increasingly pro-Communist government […]

Trump says he ‘can’t go wrong’ with his top court contenders

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is going down to the wire as he makes his choice on a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, but he says with his final four options “you can’t go wrong.” Trump spoke to reporters Sunday afternoon as he concluded a weekend in New Jersey spent deliberating […]

Trump interviews 4 Supreme Court candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices and has plans to meet with a few more as his White House aggressively mobilizes to select a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Monday’s interviews were with federal appeals judges Raymond Kethledge, Amul Thapar, Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett. That’s according to […]

Trump to move quickly on Supreme Court nominee

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Powering forward with a decision that could reshape the Supreme Court for decades, President Donald Trump said Friday he will announce his choice to succeed retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on July 9. He added that two women are among his top candidates for the job. The president, who spoke aboard Air Force […]

Kennedy retirement guaranteed to ratchet up midterm rhetoric

NEW YORK (AP) — Nothing could have shifted the political landscape more than this. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement and President Donald Trump’s pledge to move quickly to fill the seat guarantee a searing summer of charged rhetoric that could touch on virtually every hot-button social and cultural issue in American politics. The news was […]

JFK files: Thousands released but Trump holds back others

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, bending to CIA and FBI appeals, while the National Archives came out Thursday night with a hefty cache of others. “I have no choice,” Trump said in a memo, citing “potentially irreversible harm” to […]