by Countable | 2.14.18
Greetings, folks. Hope you're having a pleasant Valentine's Day. We wish we could bring you a more-loving lead story, but we do hope you're spending the evening with those you love or doing what you love.
A suspect is in police custody following a school shooting in Florida that left seventeen dead. To read our coverage of previous mass shootings - and bills & proposed legislation in response to them - click here.
President Donald Trump urged lawmakers on Wednesday to reject any DACA proposals that do not embrace the "four pillars" of his immigration platform: creating a path to citizenship for DREAMers, securing the border, eliminating the diversity visa lottery, and limiting family-based immigration. Read all about it here.
The House Oversight Committee will be investigating the White House’s employment of Rob Porter, an aide who recently resigned following the exposure of domestic abuse with both of his ex-wives. Click here to read more.
Cyber threats to national infrastructure, particularly energy systems, are a new reality of global conflict. Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced via the department’s website Wednesday that it is opening a new Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response. Read our complete coverage here.
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