All News Articles for 2016-02-26

Friday, February 26, 2016
Alabama Just Passed Fast-Tracked Bill Blocking Any City From Raising Minimum Wage
'This is a clear indication that the plight of the working class is of no relevance to the GOP'
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New Report Shows How ICE Neglect Makes Detention a 'Death Sentence'
Routine inspections of ICE immigrant detention facilities ignored "egregious" violations of medical care standards, ACLU and other rights groups found
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Snyder's Advisers Knew Flint Water Was Toxic
New emails reveal that top advisers knew about problems with Flint water as far back as 2014, reinvigorating calls that 'the Governor must resign'
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Republicans Rebuked for Utter 'Perversion of Constitutional Duties'
Groups say GOP blocking Supreme Court justice nominee 'would cause a constitutional crisis that would shake the very foundation of our democracy'
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World's Carbon Budget is Only Half As Big As Thought
The days of producing electricity from fossil fuels may be drawing to an end.
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California's "Monster" Gas Leak Was Largest in US History, Study Shows
Porter Ranch disaster was ' just the latest and most public example showing that we need to keep natural gas in the ground, not burn it'
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Clinton Promises 'Absolutely, Absolutely' Nothing to Worry About in Wall Street Speeches
New York Times editorial joins those urging Democratic presidential candidate to release transcripts of controversial speeches
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New Report Issues Dire Warning About Global Decline in Pollinators
'Their health is directly linked to our own well-being.'
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Warren Blasts "Back-Slapping" Wall Street Insiders
Elizabeth Warren finds a government advisory committee's proposal to scrap trading limits to be nothing but "a recitation of industry talking points"
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#WhichHillary vs. #OnlyOneBernie as Democratic Contrasts Sharpen
Ahead of South Carolina and Super Tuesday, Sanders and supporters highlight candidates' records
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ACLU Sounds Alarm as Obama Administration Plans Quiet NSA Expansion
"Before we allow them to spread that information further in the government, we need to have a serious conversation about how to protect Americans’ information."
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