US Power System: How Federal and Local Governments Work

Federal laws in America apply throughout the country, in every state and city. Congress and the president have an important role to play in drafting and enforcing these laws, but they are not alone, Share America writes. “We need the State Department. We need a Department ...

Openly gay to join the U.S. government for the first time

Joe Biden, who won the presidential election in the United States, invited his former Democratic rival Pete Buttidzic to become the head of the Department of Transportation in his administration. Meanwhile, Biden was congratulated on his victory by the leader of the Republican majority in ...

Emigrated without English, and now work for the US government: an incredible story of the Kazakh family

Representatives of the Kazakh diaspora in the United States are involved in various fields of activity - there are businessmen, doctors, bankers, musicians, taxi drivers and others among them. But it turns out that former citizens of Kazakhstan also work in the US Federal Government, being its valuable employees, on whom important ...

The US government was built on the model of ancient Greece: what stuck and what did not

The Acropolis of Athens is a powerful symbol in the history of democracy. However, many aspects of Greek democracy have not taken root in the modern world, writes MC Today. “What Athens was in miniature, America will embody on a full scale,” wrote Thomas Paine in 1792. It…

The family of the worker who does not receive a salary because of the shatdaun won in the lottery

Carrie Walls, the wife of a federal worker who is not paid due to the government shutdown, won $ 100 and a new SUV in the Virginia lottery. While 000 civil servants lamented Friday about the lack of pay, Walls, which is 800 ...

Senator has published the top of the craziest American government spending

Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky celebrates Festivus, a fictional non-profit celebration popularized by the TV series Seinfeld. It is celebrated annually on December 23rd. This holiday is celebrated as an alternative to Christmas, which has become a huge and often unnecessary expense festival. Senator Paul in honor of this holiday ...

The court ordered Trump to resume the program to protect illegal immigrants DACA

On August 3, a federal judge demanded that the administration of US President Donald Trump resume the DACA program - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which protects against deportation of immigrants who illegally entered the country as children (the so-called "dreamers"). Also, the court issued a decision ...

The Senate could not agree to extend the temporary funding of the government

On Sunday, Republicans and Democrats exchanged injections, blaming each other for the partial shutdown of government agencies, writes Voice of America. The Republican Majority Leader in the Senate has scheduled a vote on Monday at 12:XNUMX pm to reopen the full US government. Legislators ...

The FBI explained exactly how Russian hackers hacked government computers

The story of cyber attacks by Russian hackers has been going on for several months. The United States and Russia exchange recriminations. But only now the FBI has told in detail what exactly the Russian hackers hacked and how exactly it happened. The details were described in a report that Federal ...

Trump's Cabinet: Whom the President Chosen to His Team

In recent weeks, President-elect Donald Trump has been actively promoting nominees for government and advisory positions. USA Today has compiled a list of those whose names were made public and approved by the headquarters of the new president. Cabinet Steve Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury ...

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