Public Affairs News Digest

Greg Abbott’s Foul Spectacle

Shortly after Governor Greg Abbott announced in April that he would bus asylum-seekers from Texas to Washington, D.C. in what critics called a knee-jerk stunt to pump poll ...
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Giorgia Meloni’s Hard Right Playbook

POLITICO Europe's Hannah Roberts dissects right-wing Italian politics and the rise of Giorgia Meloni, the firebrand politician poised to be Italy's first female Prime Minister. ...
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First Transgender Army Officer Turns out to Be a Russian Spy

The US Army’s first transgender officer has been indicted for attempting to pass medical information to the Russians in a bid to aid Vladamir Putin’s campaign in ...
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Jobless claims fall unexpectedly to lowest since late April

Applications for U.S. unemployment insurance dropped unexpectedly to a five-month low, led by a sizable decline in Michigan, suggesting robust demand for workers amid economic ...
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