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Texas School Groundskeeper Accused of Super Aggravated Sexual Assault

A grounds maintenance helper at a Texas school district was accused of repeated sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl, according to information released Wednesday by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. However, the alleged abuse appears to have gone on for several years, resulting in a second, more serious charge that may call into question the suspect’s U.S. immigration residency status.

Donald Trump vs. Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi (Carlos Barria-Pool / Getty and Chip Somodevilla / Getty)

Pollak: A Wall Deal Should Be Possible

But in theory, an agreement should be possible, because the changes the Trump administration seeks at the border are not radical, and because Democrats have agreed in the past to similar physical barriers to what Trump is proposing.

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Progressive Groups File Third Lawsuit to Block Noncitizen Voter Cleanup in Texas

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Texas, ACLU national, Texas Civil Rights Project, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, and Demos filed a lawsuit in Galveston federal court Monday on behalf of four advocacy groups to block the state’s ongoing investigation to remove reported non-U.S. citizens from the voter rolls.

Julian Castro with eyes closed

Identity Politics and Class Warfare Define Julian Castro 2020 Campaign

Perhaps it was fitting that in the moments that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam first came under fire late last week for a yearbook photograph portraying two men in racially insensitive manners–one in blackface, the other donning Ku Klux Klan robes–former Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro was the first 2020 Democrat hopeful to call on Northam to resign.

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with American manufacturers in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, in Washington.

State of the Union Preview: President Trump to Emphasize Bipartisan Collaboration

“Together we can bring decades of political stalemate, we can bridge old divisions, heal old wounds, build new coalitions, forge new solutions and unlock the extraordinary promise of America’s future,” Trump plans to say according to a senior Trump administration official. “The decisions is ours to make.”


Dem Rep. Speier: Immigration Will Become the ‘Noose’ Around Trump’s Neck

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) said the immigration issue will become “the noose around” President Donald Trump’s neck. Partial transcript as follows: MITCHELL: now, at the same time, in the threat assessment that was given yesterday, there

Italy far-right minister accuses EU of anti-Israel bias

Matteo Salvini Says Leftist Vandals Are ‘Red Nazis’

Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini took to the offensive Friday after a group of 15 anarchists attacked a booth of the Lega party in Trento, calling the thugs “Red Nazis” and promising to continue undeterred.