ALEC, which arranges forums for corporate members to meet with legislators from around the country, has been controversial in recent years.
It would prohibit the smoking or burning of marijuana but would allow its use in plant material, oil, patch, tincture and edible form.
The presumptive Republican nominee responded that he was “not ready to support” Mr. Ryan’s agenda as the party’s leader in the U.S. House.
With this latest round of commutations, the president has granted clemency to 306 inmates, with 110 serving life sentences.
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Party leaders were scrambling to stave off a parade of prominent Republicans endorsing Hillary Clinton, but already there were defections.
Sipping filtered city water to show it’s again drinkable, President Barack Obama promised Wednesday to ride herd on leaders.
The justice department put the state on notice that it is in danger of being sued and losing hundreds of millions of dollars in funding.
The former secretary of state said Tuesday she's under no illusion that Republican-friendly southeast Ohio will vote for her on Nov. 8.
Sheldon Silver, 72, was convicted last year of taking millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks in exchange for various official favors.
Michigan lawmakers advanced a $500 million plan to restructure Detroit public schools by creating a new district.
“She was consistent and unequivocal that she would not lobby. . . she never wavered,” Thomas Jensen, managing director of Troutman Sanders.
The Republican front-runner’s victory cleared his path to a likely November face-off with the Democratic front-runner.
And new signs were viewed as indicating that front-runner Hillary Clinton’s chief rival, Bernie Sanders, is fading as well.
The moratorium on the payment of $400 million in debt that matured Sunday is the biggest default yet by the island.
Both an engineering firm and Michigan previously said they could not find the report after searching their records and it might not exist.
His pitch comes at a point in the race where even he has acknowledged a very narrow patch to winning the nomination.
The announcement came after a failure to restructure or find a political solution to the U.S. territory’s spiraling public debt crisis.
Harvard encourages admitted students to defer to travel, pursue a special project or activity, work or spend time in another meaningful way.
“If this material works well, I’m going to use it at Goldman Sachs next year,” Mr. Obama quipped. “Earn me some serious Tubmans.”
And even as his campaign struggles for survival, Trump rival Sen. Ted Cruz dominated weekend delegate selection contests.
DCCC says Trump’s candidacy will help for down-ticket Democrats, but not in Pennsylvania where candidates are hard to find.
Donald Trump, the outsider, made his case to California's Republican establishment on Friday as protesters clashed with police.
Cruz needs a victory in Indiana after getting swept by presidential hopeful Donald Trump in five Northeastern states earlier in the week.
The question now is what to do as Bernie Sanders’ odds of winning the Democratic nomination grow longer.
The unrest erupted outside an amphitheater where Mr. Trump was addressing several thousands of supporters.
Company had foreign workers and now must rewrite computer code.
Unexpected step was approved despite sponsor’s opposition.
The presidential candidate says he’s confused by the reason for former House speaker’s vitriol. “I don’t know the man,” he says.
Bernie Sanders has an 80 percent approval rating and a disapproval rating of 17 percent, according to constituent surveys.
But 54 Pennsylvania delegates are essentially free agents, who can vote for anyone they want during July’s nominating convention.
“You’re right that presidents are often busy, but … in America, there is no more important title than citizen,” the president said.
Both moves apparently underscored the billionaire’s commanding position in the GOP race.
That ruling in the former Virginia governor’s case could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption.
The hush-money case makes the former speaker one of the highest-ranking American politicians ever sentenced to prison.
Republicans in the precinct where John Kasich grew up — Ward 2, District 2 — granted him a narrow victory there: 18 votes to Mr. Trump’s 16.
Cruz says outside an Indianapolis restaurant that Indiana will play a major role in the campaign for the Republican nomination.
Voters delivered a big blow to Bernie Sanders and to Republican underdogs Ted Cruz and John Kasich.
Of the 71 Republican delegates at stake last night, only 17 will have their allegiances determined by the winner of the popular vote.
The United States is one of just a handful of countries that gives regular voters any say in who should make it onto the presidential
Trump’s victories came in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island; Clinton ceded only Rhode Island to Sanders.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took giant steps toward their respective nominations Tuesday.
Its ruling protects the nation’s 22 million public employees against being demoted or fired for supporting any political candidate.
Voters cast their ballots for Democrats to run for U.S. Senate and state attorney general.
Voters in Pennsylvania and four other states will weigh in, as the front-runners in both parties get closer to clinching.
He called the nations’ cooperation with one another and the U.S. essential to combating a new wave of economic and security trials.
The preference of voters younger than 30 for a Democrat over a Republican as the November victor nearly doubled in the last year.
The ruling delivered a clear victory to Republican leaders in this state who defended it as a safeguard against fraud.
John Kasich closed his town hall event this evening with a populist tone.
Clinton has a lead over Sanders of more than 200 pledged delegates won in primaries and caucuses.