WASHINGTON ? In case there was still any argument left on the matter, a new report from the Wesleyan Media Project and the Center for Responsive Politics shows how much spending by groups that don’t disclose their donors soared in response...Show More Summary
Bloomberg BNA: The impact of legislation signed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D) to combat the effects of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision will hurt nonprofit charities that were not intentionally targeted by the bill, according to “good … Continue reading ?
So, that happened: This week, The Associated Press rocked the Clinton campaign’s world after releasing a report detailing new concerns about the Clinton Foundation. In that story, the AP alleges that more than half the people who represent...Show More Summary
AJMAN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The suspicious text message that appeared on Ahmed Mansoor's iPhone promised to reveal details about torture in the United Arab Emirates' prisons. [...] he reported it to Citizen Lab, an internet watchdog,...Show More Summary
The reciprocity fee which citizens of the United States were required to pay in order to visit Argentina has been eliminated by Presidencial Decree No. 959/2016, published on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, according to this brief announcement...Show More Summary
A new Pew Research Center poll finds that 71% say undocumented immigrants living in the United States mostly fill jobs citizens do not want, while just 24% say they mostly take jobs citizens want. About three-quarters of Americans (76%) say [...]
Today the National Park Service celebrates 100 years. Thank you for providing me with hundreds of hours of self reflection about our history and what it means to be a citizen of the United States. Thank you to all my friends who have devoted their careers to preserving our most important historic and natural landmarks […]
What will become of the ACLU’s position on campaign finance and the First Amendment with David in charge? … Continue reading ?
A man stiffed a waitress on her tip writing, “We only tip citizens.” The waitress, 18-year old Sadie Karina Elledge, was born in the United States and is a natural-born citizen. These types of stories disappoint me. This one especially disappointed me because this story took place in the state I live in. Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s campaign is a mess, illegally soliciting funds from foreign lawmakers. Meanwhile, foreign donations are flowing to SuperPACs, despite Republicans’ prior claims about the impact of Citizens United. So it’s good that the FEC is taking action...by cracking down on fake candidates like Deez Nuts and Harambe.
Dianne Pfundstein Chamberlain Security, United States A foreign policy that shields ordinary citizens from the price of wars has risks. Donald Trump recently drew fire for his insistence that he had made sacrifices on a par with those...Show More Summary
Edward Cheserek came to the United States from Kenya with hopes of competing in the Olympics — if only he could become a citizen.
Who is Jill Stein, and why does she want to eliminate your student loans? Before she makes it happen, she’s asking one thing of you, first. According to Voice of America, student loans hold more than 43 million United States citizens financially captive. Show More Summary
FEC Commissioner Ann Ravel on Medium. … Continue reading ?
Rosie Perez has a question for anyone who plans on voting for Donald Trump in November: Why? In an interview with Cafecito host Feliciano Garcia, during the League Of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) 87th national convention in...Show More Summary
Earlier in the day, Kurdish People’s Protection Units said a US volunteer had died from a Daesh bombardment while helping civilians escape from Manbij.
We have less than 90 days to go until Election Day 2016. Citizens across the United States will go to the polls to choose between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump—or possibly one of the alternative candidates, Gary Johnson, Jill Stein, or Evan McMullin. There is a lot at stake in [...]
Stephen K. Bannon is best known as the writer/director of such films as 'Torchbearer,' which features scenes of horrific violence. In what is being billed as a major campaign shake-up, Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump has hired Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen K. Show More Summary
As many as 61 percent of US citizens believe that racism against African-Americans is widespread in the United States, marking a 10-percent increase compared to 2009, a new survey revealed on Wednesday.
HILLARY CLINTON was railing against Citizens United v Federal Elections Commission, the 2010 Supreme Court case lifting some campaign-finance regulations, even before Bernie Sanders declared he would run on a platform of severing the link between money and politics.