Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

Read More

Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

Read More

Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

Read More

Austrian firm to repower nine CFE hydroelectric plants

The Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) awarded a consortium led by the Austrian Andritz Hydro the modernization of nine of the 14 hydroelectric plants that it will rehabilitate throughout this administration, after an open tender in which only two contenders participated, for a contract for 892.9 million dollars. With these works, whose formalization and start-up of […]

COVID-19: Feds Vow to Eliminate British Columbia Fines for Traveling Without a PCR Test | The Canadian News

The federal government is expected to waive the $ 5,700 fine several British Columbia residents received Monday for returning to Canada without producing a negative molecular COVID-19 test. The travelers told border guards at the Canada Border Service Agency that they were going to the United States to get gasoline. The federal government announced over […]

Mexico calls to combat international arms trafficking

Before the UN Security Council, Mexico called for the establishment of international mechanisms to monitor and prevent illicit arms transfers, trade diversion and cross-border trafficking, both at “destination and at origin.” At the headquarters of the United Nations (UN), the Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Marcelo Ebrard Casaubón, highlighted that the government of Mexico filed a […]

AMLO projects declared national security

Last night, the Presidency of the Republic decreed as of public interest and national security the realization of priority projects and works headed by the current administration of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. With this action, the federal Executive will be able to shield the information related to its development, in addition to allowing the […]

Robberies, rape and extortion on the rise in the country

Regarding 2020, six of 11 crimes under the common jurisdiction were triggered in Mexico between January and last October. According to the security report presented by Rosa Icela Rodríguez, Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection (SSPC), the crime of robbery in individual public transport (taxis) increased 29.2%; So far this year, 2,379 crimes of the […]

Informality promotes low income and poverty

Among the great problems of the country are unemployment and labor informality. Many tend to forget it because every quarter most of the media are limited to disseminating the unemployment rate obtained by Inegi through its National Survey of Occupation and Employment, New Edition (ENOEN). For example, it is very likely that these media today […]

Succession, lit the bonfire of vanities

A presidential comment was enough to stoke the bonfire of vanities that is the race for the succession encouraged by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who skillfully manipulates political, informed and published opinions. In reality, it is just a semantic twist that Morena’s presidential candidacy will be decided by a poll, because no one, not […]

Mexican reinforcements?

Even before joining the PRD, in her university stage, Claudia Sheinbaum formed a compact group in the Faculty of Sciences of the UNAM that she has now reactivated to build her political project from the CDMX Government Headquarters. Among his political allies, in his PRD stage, Sheinbaum added Carlos Alberto Ulloa Pérez to his team […]

Sandoval Íñiguez, sinner emeritus

On January 12 of the year that is heading towards its end, Facebook censored a video in which Monsignor Juan Sandoval Íñiguez spread scientifically false information. In an audiovisual piece of almost 10 minutes, the cardinal, Archbishop emeritus of Guadalajara, denounced that the Covid-19 pandemic was created with the intention of promoting a new world […]

The storm returns: dollar reaches 21 pesos

The exchange rate reached 21.0240 pesos per dollar this Monday in the electronic market, placing the Mexican currency at its worst level since March 9, 2021 when it closed at 21.2000 pesos per dollar. The benchmark closing of Banco de México (Banxico) was located at 20.9821 pesos per dollar, which meant a depreciation of 0.77% […]

Powell for second term at Fed

The President of the United States, Joe Biden, nominated Jerome Powell for a second term as President and proposed as Vice President Lael Brainard, current Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve (Fed). In a conference, the president explained that “to continue building on the economic success of this year, the stability […]

Kitchener’s council denounces conversion therapy and urges the federal government to advance its bill banning the practice.

KITCHEN – The City of Kitchener unanimously passed a motion denouncing conversion therapy and urged the federal government to advance its bill to ban the harmful practice. Kitchener councilors heard powerful life stories at a council meeting Monday night and joined some 12 municipalities across the country in condemning the practice. Mark Hartburg is a […]

Lleida: a club on the way to its second death

Lleida Esportiu, which was born from the ashes of the historic Lleida Sports Union, looks out into the abyss The City Council threatens to take away the field and the players and the fans are planted The Civil Guard registered the club on suspicion of fraud to Social Security, which owes 1.6 million euros to […]

The fight for control of CIDE

In the midst of the controversy over the disagreements between the community of the Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE) and its acting director, José Antonio Romero Tellaeche, the selection process to officially appoint its director continues. After the times were fulfilled, only two candidates registered: Vidal Llerenas Morales and paradoxically so did the […]

Corporations in the US would pay a new tax of 15%

Last week, the House of Representatives approved a Minimum Corporate Income Tax (CPMT) for large companies. The report “Tax Dodgers: How Billionaire Corporation Avoid Paying Taxes and How to Fix it”, prepared by Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren and corroborated by the Institute for Fiscal and Economic Policy (ITEP), details that the Large corporations that have […]

IIF: world inflation ceased to be transitory

Evidence suggests that global inflation is no longer transitory as supply-side bottlenecks remain persistently tight, warned economists and researchers at the Institute of International Finance (IIF). According to them, production gaps continue to narrow and could turn positive next year in advanced economies, which will surely continue to add pressure on demand. Inside an analysis, […]