The remark followed Rockwall County Sheriff Harold Eavenson criticizing an unnamed state senator who believes police shouldn't receive forfeiture money unless a case ends in conviction. The context here is that Eavenson is complaining about new proposed legislation to reform the state's civil forfeiture laws. The bill to abolish civil asset forfeiture was introduced in December by Texas state senator Konni Burton.
The Army said Tuesday that it will allow the pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota, the final big chunk of work on the project. However, the partner company behind Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) has not helped their case. The mostly-constructed pipeline would run from North Dakota to southern IL.
The weekly Le Canard Enchaine alleged that Fillon had approved hundreds of thousands of euros to be paid to his British-born wife Penelope for fraudulent work as a parliamentary assistant while two of his grown-up children had received salaries for work for which they were not qualified.
On Sunday, a White House staffer even told CBS White House correspondent Mark Knoller that Trump "has some meetings and may play a few holes of golf", but nothing has been confirmed. When asked whether Abe is a good golfer or if he would have a bet on the game, the president said the Japanese prime minister "loves the game". He has threatened to impose a tax on auto imports from Mexico, criticized Japan's trade gap with the United States and most recently accused Japan, along with China ...
U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey, D-Massachusetts, opposed DeVos' confirmation. Democrats need to secure just one more vote against DeVos to defeat her nomination. DeVos has faced sharp criticism from Minnesota education advocates who say the MI billionaire lacks the experience to lead the Department of Education.
He also slammed Trump's lambasting of the "so-called judge", who ruled against his executive order, suggesting that the administration should adhere to the court order. Unlike most major American politicians, Trump has largely avoided criticizing the Russian president, who has garnered bipartisan criticism for the well-documented human rights abuses perpetrated by the Russian government against its own people.