All News Articles for 2017-05-16

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
EPA Asked for Public Input On Massive Regulation Rollback—and the Resistance Delivered
With a number of important regulations already dismantled and many more on the chopping block, the public was asked to give input—and respond they did
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Single Payer Success in NY as Medicare-for-All Bill Passes State Assembly
'The New York State Assembly is leading the way with the only kind of healthcare bill that will put people before profits'
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Watchdogs Warn New Bill Would Axe Corporate Liability at Public's Expense
Regulatory Accountability Act 'provides corporate interests with unprecedented power to interfere with and delay the regulatory process'
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Ruthless Coal CEO, Blamed for 29 Deaths, Asks Trump Not to 'Punish' Executives
Coal executive responsible for deadly mine explosion tells President Donald Trump in letter that "coal supervisors are not criminals"
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For First Time, More Voters Support Trump Impeachment Than Oppose It
A whopping 48 percent of respondents to new poll say they are in favor of impeaching the president
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FCC Anti-Net Neutrality Plan Sparks All Out Comment War, Bots Included
Chairman Ajit Pai slammed for one-sided portrayal of debate, painting net neutrality proponents as racist trolls
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To Fight 'Surveillance Culture,' Activists Release Kid-Focused Privacy Toolkit
"You shouldn't need a PhD or law degree to ensure that your child's sensitive student data isn't shared with commercial entities"
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'For The Many, Not The Few': Labour Manifesto Offers Blueprint for Global Left
"All social democracy is in crisis, but...this manifesto represents an attempt to deal with them"
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What's In the Transcript? There's a Way to Find Out What Trump Told Russia
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday morning demanded the White House release an "unedited transcript" of Trump's meeting with Russians
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"Pay Trump Bribes Here" Projected Onto President's DC Hotel
Artist also projected entire text of the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution onto the Trump Hotel
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