House votes to undo Obama immigration moves in spending bill

World / Politics Jan 15, 2015

House votes to undo Obama immigration moves in spending bill

House Republicans voted to try to block President Barack Obama from easing the deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants, including those brought to the U.S. illegally as children. The 236-191 vote Wednesday goes beyond Republicans' pledge to reverse the president's November orders shielding about 5 ...

National / Politics Dec 11, 2014

LDP set to win 28% of proportional representation seats: poll

The ruling Liberal Democratic Party is projected to win a leading 28.0 percent of the proportional representation seats in Sunday's general election, the latest survey showed Thursday. According to the Kyodo News poll, the support rate for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet stood at 48.7 ...