Saturday's politics & policy stories

Jun 18, 2022 - Politics & Policy

U.S. weighing penalizing airlines if flight disruptions continue: Buttigieg

Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg speaking in the White House in May 2022.
Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg speaks in the White House last month. Photo: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images

A Lakota-inspired housing solution

Photo illustration of people hugging above houses.
Illustration: Shoshana Gordon/Axios. Photos: Courtesy of Thunder Valley CDC

Philadelphia tries mediating evictions

Illustrated collage of Philly row homes and a key ring.
Illustration: Shoshana Gordon/Axios

One bank's program to boost Black homeownership

What's next for reparations

Race and housing: The path forward

Photo illustration of a housing development under construction in Los Angeles
Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Bettmann/Contributor via Getty Images

Where homeownership by people of color thrives

Jun 18, 2022 - Politics & Policy

U.S. Navy has dismissed a dozen officers with little explanation

A ship
Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge of the U.S. Navy at the harbor in Stockholm, Sweden, on June 3. Photo: Reinaldo Ubilla/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Free school lunches waiver set to end amid rising food prices

A student eating a lunch in a New York City school in February 2022.
Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

U.S. tax burden may lead some Americans abroad to give up citizenship

An American flag
The American flag on the roof of a U.S. embassy. Photo: Bernd von Jutrczenka/picture alliance via Getty Images
Jun 18, 2022 - Politics & Policy

"Late Show" TV crew could face criminal charges after Capitol arrest

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog
Actor and comedian Robert Smigel performs as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog outside the Jan. 6 House select committee hearing on June 16 at the U.S. Capitol. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Trump’s third impeachment trial

Illustration of Trump with scales of justice.
Photo Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios. Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images

Texas town's weeklong water outage could end Saturday, officials say

Photo of power lines in the sky
Pumpjacks on the outskirts of Odessa, Texas, on April 5. Photo: Jordan Vonderhaar/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Michigan high school students sue district over mass shooting

Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Russian state media release video of U.S. vets who went missing in Ukraine

Photo of a Russian flag next to a destroyed building
A Russian national flag flies by destroyed buildings in Mariupol on April 12. Photo: Alexander Nemenov/AFP via Getty Images