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Texas governor bans mask mandates by state’s public schools and local governments

Texas governor bans mask mandates by state’s public schools and local governments

Originally Published: 18 MAY 21 17:31 ET Updated: 18 MAY 21 19:13 ET By Hannah Sarisohn and Caroline Kelly, CNN (CNN) — Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order Tuesday prohibiting state governmental entities such as counties, public school districts, public health authorities and government officials from requiring mask wearing. “Texans, not government, should decide their […]

Cheney ousted from leadership post. The other 9 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump have also faced a backlash.

Cheney ousted from leadership post. The other 9 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump have also faced a backlash.

Originally Published: 12 MAY 21 22:08 ET Updated: 12 MAY 21 22:13 ET By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) — House Republicans ousted Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming on Wednesday from her leadership post as conference chair after she repeatedly called out former President Donald Trump’s “Big Lie” that the 2020 election was stolen. The move sends a high-profile message […]