Policy experts’ war game and follow-on analysis comes at a moment of heightened tension between Washington and Beijing, with the United States opposing China’s military expansion in the region and China calling on the Pentagon to cut ties with Taiwan.
The failure to reach agreement on any maps, with time running out to reconvene, marked a stunning departure from the type of redistricting overhaul voters sought when they approved the commission last year.
When Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) ended her presidential run, rivals said she was too far to the left. Now Democrats are resurrecting the “wealth tax” at the heart of her campaign — at a critical moment for President Biden.
James Wersick's business slowed as he entered his 60s, prompting him to begin robbing banks. “Sometimes, desperation gets in the picture,” he told a judge before receiving his prison sentence of five years.