Thursday, August 13, 2020

Tag: Trump administration

Trump’s budget director declares class war on the American people

With these words, Mulvaney has brought that class war out into the open.

Feeding one kid, starving the family

Trump just donated his pay to the Park Service, which would be great if his budget didn't starve the rest of the government.

The rich line up at the White House ATM

The wealthiest administration in American history is primed to make even more money for its already well-to-do staff.

Activism is the only hope of restoring America’s democratic principles

If we commit to steadily amassing a people's movement – bigger and bolder than what the corporations and media deem possible or desirable – that movement can become the government.

From Europe to China to India, uncertainty and fear over Trump’s...

The E.U., China and other leading economies must share the brunt of the responsibility to tackle climate change.

Koch brothers’ operatives fill top White House positions, ethics forms reveal

The Koch brothers have much to celebrate with Trump in the White House.

How the Trump administration responds to Democrats’ demands for information: it...

Congressional Democrats’ letters to the Trump administration are going unanswered.

State Department rewrites climate change web page

Secretary of State Tillerson has maintained that he believes climate science is "not conclusive" so the changes aren't altogether surprising.

The public is clueless about the federal budget and it’s the...

We should be able to get reporters to do their jobs and report budget numbers in a way that means something to their audience.

What slashing the labor department budget by 21 percent would mean

“This is not so much a budget as an ideological statement.”

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Donald the Dunce: He flunked Poli Sci 101

It’s hard to cheat when the whole world is watching...

House Dems bring forth new bill defending the USPS

“Millions of people rely on the Postal Service every day to communicate, to access critical medications, and to vote.”
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You can fight voter suppression–Here’s how

It’s easy to get angry or worried and throw your hands up, but there is something you can do right now.

Reactionaries in ragged retreat: A wingnut brew of bottom-dwellers

Trump politics are in shambles, whatever he and lackeys try boomerang, and why should anything change in the next five months?

Lawsuit filed after police handcuff 8-year-old boy on video

“My son has a disability and the authorities tried to make him a criminal.”