The latest ban was set to fully go into effect early Wednesday, barring various types of travelers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela. Judge Derrick K. Watson’s order stops it, at least temporarily, with respect to all the countries except North Korea and Venezuela.
The bipartisan compromise from Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) would provide states with greater flexibility under the Affordable Care Act in exchange for authorizing cost-sharing reduction payments known as CSRs for two years.
“Paradise” is how the writer’s aunt described the remote beach town in the Dominican Republic that became home for Jewish families during World War II. But the story of Sosua never entirely made sense to her. On a trip there, it quickly became clear why.
Deputy White House counsel Gregory G. Katsas, who President Trump nominated for an appellate court, sought to assure the Senate Judiciary Committee that he would recuse himself from any cases involving his work as a government lawyer.
Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.) came under fire after revelations he helped steer legislation making it harder to act against giant drug companies. On Monday, President Trump declined to express confidence in his pick to lead the Office of National Drug Control Policy.