Obama Hails Big Labor

During remarks Monday before the AFL-CIO, President Barack Obama said that workers, like Americans, work better united, thus the importance of unions.

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Ireland Opens Polls On Same-Sex Marriage Referendum

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Polls have opened Friday for Irish citizens to vote on a referendum to legalize same-sex marriage, which opinion surveys have expected to pass

Gallup: Social Liberals Equal Conservatives For The First Time

The findings mark the lowest percentage of self-identified social conservatives and the highest percentage of self-identified social liberals.

TRNS News Notes- 5/22

PATRIOT Act: Votarama?
Trading up in Senate?
Obama: Not losing ISIS fight
DC mansion murders: Arrest
Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi emails

Clinton Aide Agrees To Testify Over Benghazi Emails

Former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton addresses press over email controversy March 10, 2015. Photo/Luke Vargas TRNS

Sidney Blumenthal first indicated to Clinton that the attack was in response to a negative depiction of the Prophet Mohammed by demonstrators, the next day emailed that it was rather a terrorist attack

Friday, May 22

● Criminal’s arrest was case of mistaken identity

● Rules for police body cameras

● Reduced salt intake can reduce health costs

● San Jose joins list of big cities

● Sweepstakes scam brought to a halt

● Bashing Congress is bipartisan sport

Grand Jury Indicts Police Officers In Death Of Freddie Gray

The case now moves from district court to Baltimore City Circuit Court.