Jim Sciutto

Jim Sciutto

CNN Anchor & Chief Nat Sec Correspondent, Author, “The Madman Theory” and “The Shadow War” https://www.harpercollins.com/blogs/authors/jim-sciutto

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Latest: the Senate is currently voting on final passage of the “Inflation Reduction Act.”

Breaking: Kansas voters have decided to maintain the right to an abortion in their state’s constitution by voting “no” on a proposed constitutional amendment, according to a projection from the CNN Decision Desk.

Senate votes 95-1 to approve Finland and Sweden’s accession into NATO. Josh Hawley only Senator to vote No. Rand Paul voted present.

Watching this: WNBA star Brittney Griner has returned to Khimki court, in the Moscow region, for her verdict announcement, expected to be delivered at 17:45pm local time (10:45aET).

Breaking: Sen. Kyrsten Sinema will support the Democrats’ economic bill, she said in a statement tonight. This is the clearest sign yet that Democrats will have 50 votes and be able to pass it by the end of the weekend.

Breaking: US economy added 528,000 jobs in July, well above forecasts.

Breaking: Jury awards plaintiffs $45.2M in punitive verdict against Alex Jones.

Latest: Mar-a-Lago search came after authorities believed Trump or his team had not returned all documents & materials that were Govt property. Authorities believed the documents at Mar-a-Lago had national security implications.  - @CNN  reporting


New: US Capitol Police arrested a Virginia man as he attempted to pass through a police checkpoint in downtown Washington Friday with fake inaugural credentials, a loaded handgun & over 500 rounds of ammunition, CNN reporting.

To my fellow Americans now praising Putin, please remember - 1 - this is Viktor Yushchenko, poisoned with dioxin in 2004 as he ran against the pro-Russian candidate for president.

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New: Texas man arrested outside VP Kamala Harris' official residence at the US Naval Observatory Wednesday was in possession of an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, 113 rounds of unregistered ammunition, and five 30 round magazines, according to DC police report.

Two children “pulverized” and “decapitated” by gunshot wounds in Uvalde, says the pediatrician who treated them. Those poor children, their poor families. I’m sick to my stomach.

If you think Russian concentration camps for Ukrainians are unthinkable in 2022, remember China has had concentration camps for Uyghurs in Xinjiang for years with minimal reaction from the world.

Texas police are saying a lot of things. They’re not saying why it took so long to go into the classroom.

Reminder: the night of January 6, eight GOP senators and 139 GOP representatives voted to overturn 2020 election results.

For the inauguration, there will be at least four times as many National Guardsmen in the US capital as troops in all of Afghanistan. Where is the greatest terror threat to the US today?

New: 10 House Republicans met Trump in Dec 2020 to plan Jan 6 objections. According to Jan 6 Cmte they are: Rep. Brian Babin TX, Andy Biggs AZ, Matt Gaetz FL, Louie Gohmert TX, Paul Gosar AZ, Andy Harris MD, Jody Hice GA, Jim Jordan OH, Scott Perry PA, Marjorie Taylor Greene GA