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Trump’s EPA Nominee Accepts Lots of Oil Money But Claims He Doesn’t Ask for It

Scott Pruitt tells a Senate panel that because he didn’t request the millions in political contributions, they can't compromise him.

Study: Claim That Fake News Swung Election Is Fake

Few Americans read “fake news,” and even fewer bought it.

Dissent and the City: New York’s Geography of Protest

New York’s physical history of resistance goes back centuries.

Energy Secretary Nominee Rick Perry Might Have Misunderstood the Job

A report claims he didn’t know it mostly involves maintaining the U.S. nuclear weapons stockpile – but he’s learning!

Is the Trump Team Ready to Run the Government?

The transition has been dogged by reports of infighting, and hundreds of positions remain unfilled.

Trump’s Cabinet Is Set to Be The First in 30 Years With No Latino Member

He’s selected former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue to lead the Department of Agriculture.

This Is Why Obama’s Legacy Will Endure Despite What Many May Think

VIDEO: Obama accomplished a lot more than you think, explains Jonathan Chait.

President Obama Uses Final Press Conference to Defend Press Freedom

“You’re not supposed to be sycophants — you’re supposed to be skeptics,” Obama told reporters, in an implicit rebuke of his successor.

Chelsea Manning and the False Logic of Harsh Prison Sentences

The idea that shorter periods of incarceration encourage crime is the myth that fuels the American prison state.

Trump’s HHS Appointee Stumbles in Hearing Over Questionable Purchase of Biotech Stock

He admitted something that poked a hole in the incoming administration's official line on the controversy.

Chris Christie Says He’d Be Working for Trump If Not for His Wife

Mary Pat Christie refused to move to D.C., so her husband refused to take a job there.

Trump Already Has a Reelection Slogan

“Make America Great Again” was brilliantly reactionary and optimistic at the same time. “Keep America Great” will take some work.

Trump Trashes the House GOP’s Tariff-Free Approach to Trade Populism

This week, Trump disparaged Paul Ryan’s plan to give U.S. exporters a tax break, while renewing his call for enormous tariffs on imported goods.

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