David Jimenez Salazar, 25, a waiter at a Long Island restaurant, was convicted of manslaughter for stabbing coworker Elvin Padilla during a 2020 tipping dispute.
The Ohio Legislature missed their Wednesday deadline to pass a measure to make amending the state constitution more difficult in time for it to appear on the May ballot.
Republican Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb’s proposal for a statewide expansion of county-level public health programs was approved by the Senate health committee today.
The West Virginia House passed a bill expanding the authority of foster care advocates to investigate allegations of abuse and neglect. The bill advanced to the Senate on Wednesday.
A Georgia banker has defeated late House Speaker David Ralston’s widow in a House race on Tuesday. The two Republicans will advance to the runoff election scheduled for Feb. 28.
Democratic Maine Gov. Janet Mills selected Superior and District Court Judge Wayne Douglas to serve on the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul released her new budget proposal on Wednesday. The proposal included raising the cigarette tax and increasing state school aid by 10%.
Senate Republicans introduced “Parents’ Bill of Rights” which would limit sexuality and gender identity lessons taught in North Carolina schools.
Democrats in the Michigan House voted to move the state’s presidential primary. The primary is now set for the fourth week of February after the move was approved by the state Senate.
Anti-abortion activists in the pro-life movement turn to the 2024 presidential election in hopes to sway Republicans and protect the rights of the unborn.