WaPo: WH Barred Science-Based ...

Jun 10, 2019 by

The Washington Post is reporting that the White House barred a senior State Department intelligence analyst from issuing a testimony describing climate change as “possibly catastrophic” to the House Intelligence Committee.

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If 2020 Democrats Are Going to...

May 23, 2019 by

Here’s how a president could implement a Green New Deal

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“Don’t Listen to B...

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“Congress must be given the full report and Congress must determine what needs to be redacted,” said Karen Hobert Flynn, president of the government watchdog group Common Cause

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A bipartisan group in Congress...

Apr 9, 2019 by

Congress is set to pass one of the most blatant pieces of corporate welfare in years.

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The Green New Deal Hits Its Fi...

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A key activist group has quietly dropped its support for carbon-capture technology, which scientists say will be crucial to fighting global warming.

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Muslim women, Native Americans...

Nov 7, 2018 by

Voters in the 2018 midterms chose to elect candidates who look, worship, and love like them.

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Black women rally to challenge...

Sep 7, 2018 by

The revolution done signed my name…

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Unable to Sue Big Pharma, Vacc...

Jul 24, 2018 by

[Translate] Depriving petitioners the opportunity of seeking legal counsel By Wayne Rohde Health Impact News How does the National...

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Warren and Sanders: Who Is Con...

Dec 18, 2017 by

[Translate] By ELIZABETH WARREN and BERNIE SANDERS Photo Credit Tim Peacock WASHINGTON — Over the past year, Republicans have made...

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CDC gets list of forbidden wor...

Dec 16, 2017 by

[Translate] Health & Science The Trump administration is prohibiting CDC officials from using seven words and phrases in...

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US Take Action: House Resoluti...

Oct 2, 2017 by

[Translate] Take Action! Contact your Representative      The US House of Representatives is considering House Resolution 327 which...

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RULES FOR ALL OF US!

Jul 30, 2017 by

[Translate] Trump is asking everyone to forward this email to a minimum of 20 people, and to ask each of those to do likewise. The...

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THE WHITE HOUSE MAY HAVE SKIRT...

Jun 30, 2017 by

[Translate] Adam Peck Editor at ThinkProgress. Several official Twitter accounts lobbied Congress in support of the AHCA bill. Dan...

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DESCENT INTO SECRECY: SENATE H...

Jun 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Democracy & Government In three decades of reporting, veteran health care reporter Julie Rovner has had a front-row...

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BEYOND THE MADNESS OF KING DON...

May 16, 2017 by

President Frankenstein, Donald Trump, has been pretty much the bizarre “insane clown president” (Matt Taibbi’s phrase) that I and many others expected. He’s only shocked me twice….

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GOP IS PUTTING SINGLE-PAYER HE...

May 9, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Eugene Robinson  TRUTHDIG.COM   Former President Barack Obama mistakenly believed the Affordable Care Act would win...

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GOP LAWMAKERS ARE HIDING AFTER...

May 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Laurel Raymond General Reporter at ThinkProgress. Activists are staging die-ins and holding empty-chair town halls to...

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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO TRUMP I...

Apr 17, 2017 by

[Translate] By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org   VIA TRUTHDIG   Donald Trump. (Wikipedia Commons / CC BY-SA 4.0) The starkest...

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FORMER BORDER OFFICERS ASK: WH...

Feb 22, 2017 by

[Translate]     NA:tional Association of Former Border Patrol Officers (NAFBPO) invoked the memory of the late Congresswoman Barbara...

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Cowardly Republicans Are Runni...

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[Translate] Only 19 GOP members—a tiny number—will face critics in public. By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet Photo Credit:...

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THIRTEEN DEMOCRATS JOIN GOP TO...

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[Translate] Twelve Republicans and thirteen Democrats crossed party lines in a 52-46 vote against prodding Congress toward examining...

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CONGRESSIONAL LAWMAKERS EXPLOR...

Jan 11, 2017 by

[Translate] © Getty Congressional lawmakers are exploring ways to rein in Donald Trump who has threatened to impose high tariffs on...

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BERNIE SANDERS: TRUMP HAS TO P...

Jan 11, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Sen. Bernie Sanders / AlterNet Randy Bayne / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 It didn’t take long. During the first week of 2017, the...

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Congress Is Poised to Make the...

Jan 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment The dangerous REINS Act seeks to replace a regulatory process based on science, expertise and rationality...

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HOUSE GOP REVERSES COURSE ON G...

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[Translate] Trump tweets his disapproval of Republicans’ decision to prioritize gutting the Office of Congressional Ethics. By...

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CONGRESS PASSES CONTROVERSIAL ...

Dec 14, 2016 by

[Translate] CA.AUDUBON.ORG waterfowl_sanluis_jim_gain.jpg Waterfowl at the San Luis National Wildlife Refuge. Photo: Jim Gain Over...

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HILLARY CLINTON’S INAUGU...

Dec 7, 2016 by

[Translate] Democracy & Government Here’s what we’d like to hear her say before Donald Trump takes office — a call...

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PELOSIA: “I DON’T ...

Dec 6, 2016 by

[Translate]  jonathanturley.org We recently discussed how Democrats seeking the removal of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi were...

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HOW THE MEDIA ICED OUT BERNIE ...

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[Translate]   By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan  VIA TRUTHDIG   More than 12 million people voted for Bernie Sanders in the...

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WHY IS WASHINGTON STILL PUSHIN...

Nov 4, 2016 by

[Translate] Robert Borosage The following was originally published in The Nation As the presidential campaign hobbles through its...

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