In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration, influential senators, international law enforcement agencies, anti-corruption activists and major American allies — presented a formidable...
The Secular Coalition for America has released its presidential scorecard, grading the candidates based on their responses to issues dealing with church/state separation, respect for atheists, and science policy.It turns out the wall of separation between church and state is the only wall Trump doesn't want to build. Show More Summary
Overall health care spending is trending higher again, and prices for prescription drugs — new and old — are a major worry. Trump calls his approach "America first," meaning alliances and coalitions would not pass muster unless they produced a net benefit to the U.S. Show More Summary
A Christian Coalition is yearning with false hope for a whiter America. This is an excerpt from the new book The End of White Christian America (2016), by Robert P. Jones, published with permission from Simon & Schuster. Two weeks after...Show More Summary
Each year, The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) releases a map that shows the hourly wage an employee has to make to afford a two-bedroom rental in each state. The numbers are depressing, and now the map-making gurus at Spatial Cartography have an even more detailed illustration to show that Americans can't afford housing. Show More Summary
I am not a Hillary fan or a registered Democrat. I usually vote for the Green Party. But after watching coverage of the Republican National Convention I am convinced that Donald Trump and his legion of chanting supporters are a threat...Show More Summary
The Rev. Bill Owens, the president of the Coalition of African American Pastors, spoke at the March for Marriage rally in Washington, D.C., blasting President Barack Obama for "deceiving America" by carefully timing his advocacy for same-sex marriage.
Cincinnati Enquirer: Former Republican Congresswoman Jean Schmidt faces a $2,500 fine for not reporting legal assistance provided by a pro-Turkish group. The Turkish Coalition of America Inc., which aided Schmidt in several legal disputes connected to her political career, will pay … Continue reading ?
The Coalition for Safe Affordable Food (CFSAF) and leaders of America’s agricultural and food industries are sounding the alarm that Congress needs to act immediately to pass a bipartisan solution before Vermont’s mandatory on-package labeling law goes into effect July 1. Show More Summary
In his Friday speech before a conference jointly organized by the Faith and Freedom Coalition and Concerned Women for America, the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee, Donald Trump, told the audience of evangelical Christians that...Show More Summary
The America Forward Coalition, a nonpartisan group of more than 70 impact-oriented organizations, offers the next president five solutions to our nation’s most pressing social problems.
AUSTIN, Texas (June 6, 2016) – A coalition of firearms-related organizations – Concealed Nation, The Truth About Guns, Gun Owners of America, The post Facebook Actively Suppressing News Distribution for the Gun Industry appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Celebrating Pride month and taking a stab at Donald Trump’s infamous “Make America Great Again” slogan in the process, American Apparel has teamed up with Human Rights Campaign and the Ally Coalition for its special Pride ’16 capsule collection. The drop comprises tees, tanks and totes, as well as a not-too-dissimilar red dad cap emblazoned […]
Today, HRC, The Ally Coalition (TAC) and American Apparel have launched the “Make America Gay Again” and “Make America LGBTQ Again” campaign to raise awareness for LGBTQ equality. The campaign features a limited-edition tank top and t-shirt, which includes the phrases “Make America Gay Again” and “Make America LGBTQ Again”. Show More Summary
Iraqi forces backed by the US-led coalition launched a major offensive to retake the strategic city of Fallujah - the symbol of the US’ War on Iraq which has been held by Daesh for the last two years.
Manufacturers need their products sold to more markets, so we can grow more jobs in America. They need their inventions and innovations protected. TPP will protect and sell American-made goods—and...
What does a Koch-funded senators obstinacy mean for the nascent bipartisan coalition that argues Cotton's tough-on-crime ideas are dead wrong -- and which also gets money from the Kochs? The post GOP Senator Says America, The World’s Leading Jailor, Doesn’t Put Enough People In Prison appeared first on ThinkProgress.
WASHINGTON — The first rule in elections is: Go for the votes you can get. By that measure, Hillary Clinton is right to try to put the old Obama coalition on steroids. Donald Trump will expand the Democrats’ opportunities among non-white Americans, and produce Clinton landslides among Latinos. They have good reason to fear and [...]Show More Summary
Coalition for a Prosperous America CEO Michael Stumo claims that the TPP free trade agreement is unlikely to put the United States in a better position than countries like China to write and enforce the rules of the global economy.
Last month, the Secular Coalition for America ran a March Madness-like bracket contest to decide the "Worst State Bill" in America.The "winner"? Mississippi's House Bill 786, which would allow churches to create a security team with lethal power in order to kill possible intruders. Show More Summary