Daily Journal masthead
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with person: Bob Goodlatte
  • House bill would cut prison time for some offenders 
    Updated: Oct-08-15 11:46 am

    WASHINGTON - In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would reduce prison sentences for some nonviolent drug offenders.

  • Kerry: US to accept 85,000 refugees in 2016, 100,000 in 2017 story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Sep-20-15 3:56 pm

    BERLIN - Scrambling to address a growing Syrian refugee crisis, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced Sunday that the United States would significantly increase the number of worldwide migrants it takes in over the next two years, though not by nearly the amount many activists and former officials have urged.