Cincinnati, Ohio - Izmir Koch, 33, of Huber Heights, Ohio, was convicted in U.S. District Court today for assaulting a man because he believed the man was Jewish in violation of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, and of lying to the FBI about his role in the religiously motivated assault.

Washington, DC - On Thursday, December 20, 2018, the President signed into law:

Washington, DC - American manufacturers think the future looks bright.

The GOP-led tax cuts and President Trump’s deregulation efforts are driving record-high optimism in the industry heading into 2019.

Washington, DC - Damon M. Joseph, 21, of Holland, Ohio, was charged in federal court with one count of attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, for allegedly planning an attack on a synagogue in the Toledo, Ohio area.  Joseph was arrested Friday evening after he took possession of two semi-automatic rifles.

Buffalo, New York - The United States has filed a complaint in the Western District of New York against YRC Freight Inc., (YRC); Roadway Express Inc. (Roadway); and Yellow Transportation Inc. (Yellow), alleging that these companies systematically overcharged the government for freight carrier services and made false statements to the government that hid their misconduct, the Justice Department announced Friday.

Washington, DC - Remarks by President Trump in a Meeting with Governors-Elect: