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Lawmakers threatened ahead of Trump impeachment trial, AP source says – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — Federal law enforcement officials are examining a number of threats aimed at members of Congress as the second trial of former President Donald Trump nears, including ominous chatter about killing legislators or attacking them outside of the U.S. Capitol, a U.S. official told The Associated Press. The threats, and concerns that armed protesters […]

COVID-19: Boost for teachers’ vaccine hopes but uncertainty over schools reopening

Teachers have a “good shout” to be “very high” on the next priority list for a coronavirus vaccine, the health secretary has told Sky News. Matt Hancock said discussions are under way about which groups will be prioritised for vaccinations once the elderly and clinically extremely vulnerable have all been inoculated. So far, more than […]

Last chance, Nicola! Ian Blackford admits SNP have one final shot at independence dream

Nicola Sturgeon: Ian Blackford questioned over SNP’s demands The SNP Westminster leader said the stakes were much higher and stressed the SNP could not afford to lose an independence referendum for a second time. Speaking ahead of the SNP’s National Assembly tomorrow, Mr Blackford said he didn’t accept any “independence referendum campaign by its nature has […]

‘NO chance!’ Britain will NEVER rejoin the EU despite Guy Verhofstadt plot – poll

Brexit: Expert discusses Nissan’s comments on trade deal The UK finally delivered Brexit on December 31, 2020, more than four years after 17.4 million people voted to leave the European Union. Boris Johnson sealed the UK’s departure from the bloc with a lucrative Trade and Corporation Agreement worth more than £600billion to the British economy. But, […]

EU still ruling us – UK firms locked out of Covid grants due to Brussels’ state aid rules

Brexit has ‘exposed consequences’ of leaving EU says Barnier British businesses have been denied access to millions of pounds of support funding due to limitations imposed by the EU’s State Aid Temporary Framework. Earlier this month, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a package worth £4.6billion for UK firms to cope with the coronavirus crisis. But, under the […]

EU still ruling us – UK firms locked out of Covid grants due to Brussels’ state aid rules

Brexit has ‘exposed consequences’ of leaving EU says Barnier British businesses have been denied access to millions of pounds of support funding due to limitations imposed by the EU’s State Aid Temporary Framework. Earlier this month, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a package worth £4.6billion for UK firms to cope with the coronavirus crisis. But, under the […]