A new law in Florida is taking aim at telemarketers who call or text consumers who didn’t give written permission. Taking Action Reporter Jackie Callaway found a class-action lawsuit filed in Pinellas County will put this new rule to the test.
For the eighth week in a row, the COVID-19 case positivity rate in the Sunshine State continues to decline. It’s now sitting at 3.8% for the week of October 8. https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/coronavirus/at-the-end-of-the-delta-wave-health-experts-optimistic-as-covid-cases-decline-in-florida
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), the vice chair of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, speaks before voting to hold Trump ally Steve Bannon in criminal contempt for refusing to comply with a subpoena.
The House committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol formally approved holding Steve Bannon, one of former President Donald Trump’s closest allies, in contempt of Congress, setting up a key House vote later this week.
“This is such an important beat, democracy,” Robert Costa says. “It’s not just red versus blue any more… you have to see how power is being used, not just in the halls of the Capitol, but outside.” Costa adds, “More reporting is always the answer.”