"Shouldn’t this urgent crisis be subject of first post-recess Senate Judiciary Committee hearing today, instead of ramming through more Trump judges? Our lives are at stake."
"A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to stop issuing permits for offshore fracking in federal waters off the California coast."
"I have two words: gun control. Now, now, now, now. No more NRA. No more money. Gun control now."
One thing we can be sure of is that the mainstream corporate press has no interest in covering these issues at all, at least until they can no longer be ignored.
“Congressman Stockman used his position to defraud charitable foundations to advance his political career and pay for personal expenses.”
"Trump's attempt to be his own judge and jury is inconsistent with the rule of law and democracy."
The gunman, Ian David Long, who was a Marine Corps veteran, killed at least 12 people at the bar and country music hall in Thousand Oaks.
Having an Attorney General that hasn’t recused himself may give the White House a clearer view into the Mueller investigation.
"Our caution has to do with the particular way marijuana legalization has occurred in the U.S.: at the ballot box."
It’s a battle over whether this country will continue to have a democratic form of government or one under the control of authoritarian rule.
In total, 117 women were elected during the 2018 midterm elections – 96 elected to the House, 12 to the Senate and 9 as governor – shattering records and increasing the number of women in power.