All News Articles for 2017-01-24

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Senate Dems Throw Down Gauntlet for Trump and GOP With Plan to Rebuild America
"President Trump campaigned on rebuilding the infrastructure. Let's do it in a way that does not provide huge tax breaks to the wealthiest people in this country and to the largest corporations."
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Trump Issues Media Blackout at Multiple Federal Agencies
Moves come amid growing concern that Trump and his appointees will suppress scientific innovation and research to advance their own ideological agenda
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Over 10,000 People Protest Trump's "Swamp Cabinet" at Senate Offices Nationwide
'People are going to keep showing up to demand their lawmakers stand up to Trump and his agenda'
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Senators Say Mulvaney Will Break Trump's Promises on Social Security, Medicare
Dems, led by Sanders, say Trump's pick for the Office of Management and Budget should be disqualified for calling for cuts to Social Security
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Dutch Satire Accepts Trump's "America First" Decree, Kindly Requests "Netherlands Be Second"
"Because we realize it's better for us to get along, we decided to introduce our tiny country to him. In a way that will probably appeal to him the most."
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Settlements under construction in the West Bank. Emboldened by Trump, Israel Rapidly Expands Illegal Settlements
Seeing willing partner in new U.S. president, Israel defies U.N. resolution with massive expansion of illegal settlements
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Trump's Shadow Cabinet Will Allow His "Tentacles" to Control All Agencies
Aides who do not have to be confirmed by Senate will have power to sign off on major policy decisions
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Women Worldwide Are 'First Casualty' of Trump-Pence Administration
Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire will introduce legislation Tuesday to 'repeal the Global Gag Rule for good'
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Tsunami of Outrage, Vows of Resistance Follow Trump's Pipeline Order
"We will resist this with all of our power and we will continue to build the future the world wants to see," said Greenpeace's Annie Leonard
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Trump's "Disastrous" Regulatory Cuts Imperil Public for Corporate Benefit
Slashing regulations by 75 percent, as Trump pledged, would come at the expense of workers, the environment, and public health
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Trump Didn't Even Have to Ask CDC to Cancel Climate Summit
"Some might argue they should have said, 'We're going to do this and make them tell us no.' But that was the decision they made."
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U.S. President Donald Trump played host to a reception and meeting with U.S. congressional leaders in the State Dining Room at the White House on Monday where he reportedly lied again about why he lost the popular vote by nearly 3 million people Now President, Trump Once Again Lies About Why He Lost Popular Vote
Despite becoming arguably the most powerful man on the planet in recent days, reporting indicates Trump still willing to lie unabashedly to cushion his ego
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With Help from Dems, Torture Supporter Pompeo Confirmed for CIA Chief
His nomination was opposed by Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International
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Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump Echoing North Korea, Trump Declares Inauguration a 'Day of Patriotic Devotion'
President Donald Trump proclaimed his inauguration a 'National Day of Patriotic Devotion,' using a phrase popular with North Korean leadership
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Trump Administration Imposes Freeze On EPA Grants and Contracts
The Trump administration has imposed a freeze on grants and contracts by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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