Wednesday's politics & policy stories

Shawna Chen
Updated Oct 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Federal appeals court orders review of Biden's DACA final rule

Photo of two activists speaking while holding a T-shirt that says "#WithDACA"

Herschel Walker trails Sen. Warnock in fundraising despite record quarter

Photo illustration of Raphael Warnock tinted blue and Herschel Walker tinted red separated by a white halftone divider.

Biden says events like Hurricane Ian end climate change debate

US President Joe Biden speaks in a neighborhood impacted by Hurricane Ian at Fishermans Pass in Fort Myers, Florida, on October 5, 2022 as Florida Governor Ron DeSantis looks on.
Erin Doherty
Updated Oct 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Court grants DOJ motion to expedite appeal in special master case

The Department of Justice (DOJ) building on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022 in Washington, DC.

White House on lookout for scams ahead of student loan forgiveness applications

Students study in the Rice University Library on August 29, 2022 in Houston, Texas

DeSantis ramps up crusade against media on heels of Biden visit

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to supporters at a campaign stop on Aug. 24, 2022.

Brian Kemp posts personal record fundraising quarter

Brian Kemp gives a thumbs up as he steps out of a campaign bus

FBI says U.S. violent crimes decreased in 2021, but data is missing

Police investigate a crime scene where three people were shot at a housing complex on June 23, 2021, in Chicago.

Texas AG ordered to testify after allegedly fleeing home to dodge subpoena

Ken Paxton, Texas attorney general, speaks during the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, Texas, US, on Friday, Aug. 5, 2022
Ivana Saric
Oct 5, 2022 - World

U.S. citizen leaves Iran after being detained for more than 6 years

Baquer Namazi
Rebecca Falconer
Oct 5, 2022 - World

UN warns of rights violations in Russian-controlled areas of Ukraine

 Workers fix a Russian national flag on wires with a damaged building in the background in Mariupol on September 25.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Oct 5, 2022 - World

Putin signs laws to annex 4 Ukrainian regions into Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting via a video link at the Kremlin in Moscow on September 9.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Oct 5, 2022 - World

U.S. and South Korea fire missiles into sea after Pyongyang launch over Japan

An Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) is fired during a joint training between the US and South Korea, on October 05, 2022 at an undisclosed location.

Herschel Walker's ticking time bomb

Herschel Walker speaks to a press gaggle

Air Force One log: Obama, Trump outflew Biden in midterms