All News Articles for 2017-03-09

Thursday, March 9, 2017
'You Have More Support Than You Know': Native Nations Will Rise in DC and Nationwide
"This fight against the Dakota Access pipeline has sparked a powerful global movement," says Dallas Goldtooth
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Trump's Budget Draft Takes Axe to Low Income Housing Funds
Declaring the budget proposal 'unconscionable and unacceptable,' housing advocate warns that 'draconian cuts could cause homelessness'
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More States Sue to Block Trump's "Muslim Ban By Another Name"
"It's my expectation that we will continue to prevail, and certainly my expectation that the president will continue to respect the decision of the court"
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Scott Pruitt Pruitt Promised He'd Tackle CO2 But Now Plays Dumb on Climate Science
' The arsonist is now in charge of the fire department, and he seems happy to let the climate crisis burn out of control.'
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As Israel Surges Further Rightward, US Under Trump Follows Suit
Amid settlement expansion and clampdown on free expression, new U.S. ambassador represents worst case scenario for Palestinian rights
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Corporate Tax Dodgers Exposed, Debunking Trump Myth That Rates Are Too High
Citing new analysis, Bernie Sanders and other lawmakers introduce Corporate Tax Dodging Prevention Act
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Assange: WikiLeaks Will Give Tech Firms Leaked Docs to Fight CIA 'Cyberweapons'
Companies will get 'some exclusive access...so that the fixes can be developed and pushed out, so people can be secure'
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RESIST DAY #49: What You Can Do Today
Resistance in your community, across the country, and around the globe
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Meet the Hundreds of Officials Trump Has Quietly Installed Across the Government
We have obtained a list of more than 400 Trump administration hires, including dozens of lobbyists and some from far-right media.
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Trump Plans to Force AHCA Passage with Stadium-Sized Pro-Trump Rallies
In meeting with Tea Party groups, the president also laid out his plan in case of failure: Blame Democrats
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Jeff Sessions Amid Report of Further Russia Contact, Poll Shows Majority Want Sessions to Resign
Sessions likely met with Russian ambassador an undisclosed third time at a Trump campaign event, revealed the Huffington Post
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Opposition Intensifies as GOP Panel Okays Healthcare Plan in Dead of Night
Republicans rejected numerous Democratic amendments that would have made the American Healthcare Act less onerous on the poor and elderly
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Trump Escalates Unchecked War with U.S. Marines Now Inside Syria
Deployment may be signal that Trump administration will give Pentagon more flexibility in calling shots in fight
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Congressional Energy and Climate Committees Are Loaded with Ex-Fossil Fuel Lobbyists
Though the U.S. Congress has been in session for two months, much of the policy action which has taken place since Donald Trump assumed the presidency on January 20 has centered around his Executive Orders . As some have pointed out, Trump's first speech in front of a joint session of Congress on...
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