Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on Monday to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump administration closer to a potential clash with leaders of America's largest urban centers. Show More Summary
The Republican-led Congress is jamming through a measure to overturn the Obama administration's rules that would have banned telecom and cable companies from sharing customers' personal information, including web browsing history, without their consent. Show More Summary
According to a Facebook post from the University of Louisiana at Monroe Museum of Natural History, administrators have demanded that 6.5 million plant and fish specimens must find a new home on campus within 48 hours or they will be have to be donated or destroyed. Apparently, space is needed for the track team. Read more...
The same anti-Muslim bigotry that helped Donald Trump on the campaign trail may have driven a stake through the heart of his anti-Muslim agenda. And Justice Department lawyers seem to know it. After rushing into court within 24 hours...Show More Summary
A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country's Republican leaders on everything … Click to Continue »
The House voted Tuesday to block online privacy regulations issued during the final months of the Obama administration.
J is not OK—as a name, that is, according to a Swiss court. The Zurich administrative court said in a ruling released Tuesday it had upheld a local registry office's decision to reject the letter as a given name in the best interests of the child, Switzerland's 20 Minuten...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country's Republican leaders on everything from health...Show More Summary
The editor of 'Foreign Policy' argues that constant chaos and scandal inside the Trump White House are diverting attention from some of the administration's...
Unlike the previous administration, which "never bothered to pretend they were anything other than grimly determined power-seekers," the Trudeau people are using their perceived idealism as "a newer, slicker, con." Coyne may be right,...Show More Summary
Various federal agencies urged the Census Bureau to include sexual orientation and gender in their data.
By Robert Faturechi / ProPublica The lawmakers cited a ProPublica report that U.S. Attorney Bharara was investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price when the Trump administration reversed course and removed him.
As discussed earlier, on Tuesday afternoon Donald Trump signed an executive order undoing most of Obama-era climate change regulations that his administration says is hobbling oil drillers and coal miners, a move environmental groups have vowed to take to court. Show More Summary
The Trump administration is demonstrating willingness to ramp up pressure on Venezuela as the Organization of American States begins a new debate on what to do about the economic and … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump signed a sweeping executive order changing most of President Barack Obama’s climate change policies, on Tuesday. “My administration is putting an end to the war on coal,” Trump said. … Click to Continue »
The House voted Tuesday to block online privacy regulations issued during the final months of the Obama administration, a first step toward allowing internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and … Click to Continue »
The Trump administration is trying to keep former acting attorney general Sally Yates quiet on the administration's Russia ties. [Huffington Post] SCOTUS scores victory for science, Eighth Amendment. [Slate] Graduating from NYU Law does not mean you are capable of doing everything. Show More Summary
The administration has begun to roll back regulations that cut power plant emissions of CO2, a greenhouse gas that's warming the planet
A spirited Hillary Clinton is taking on the Trump administration in some of her first and sharpest political comments since she lost the presidential election. Without mentioning President Donald Trump by name, Clinton faulted her former presidential rival for having what she said was the lowest number of women in an administration for a generation. Show More Summary
Oh boy! The government may not yet be running like a business, but this bracket sure is. We are on the verge of answering the question: What is the quintessential quote of the Trump administration? I give you: the Final Four! The first matchup pits Fake News against Alternative Facts. This looks like a close […]