All News Articles for 2017-09-29

Friday, September 29, 2017
Costs and Climate Be Damned, Rick Perry Seeks to Prop Up Coal, Nuclear Plants
Trump's Energy Secretary is "simply doing the bidding of the fossil fuel industry," says Sierra Club's Mary Anne Hitt
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Trump's Private Jet-Loving Health Secretary Tom Price Resigns
Price was increasingly under fire after it was revealed that he had spent boatloads of taxpayer cash to fly private
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We the People Law Introduced as U.S. Democracy Reaches 'Crisis Point'
In response to rampant attacks on voting rights and an administration riddled with conflicts of interest, Democrats introduce proposals to restore Americans' faith in political system
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Boys hold a large piece of twisted metal near homes that were destroyed in an air strike, in Okash Village, near Sana’a, the capital of Yemen. (Photo: UNICEF/Mohammed Hamoud) New Bill Will Show Which Lawmakers Support 'Indiscriminate Bombings of Schools, Marketplaces, Hospitals'
Bipartisan resolution calls for U.S. military to stop aiding Saudi-led coalition's bombing campaign in Yemen
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Trump's Frightening Puerto Rico Moment: "This Is An Island. Surrounded by Water. Big Water, Ocean Water."
Just a Friday reminder that there is nothing normal—or comforting—about the current president
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devastation in puerto rico As Wall Street Vultures Circle, Demands for Immediate Puerto Rico Debt Relief
"Washington must abandon its austerity agenda and support the removal of all manmade obstacles to Puerto Rico's recovery and reconstruction."
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Surprise! Non-Partisan Analysis Finds Trump Tax Plan Primarily Rewards Top 1%
The plan would also raise taxes for many middle class families, a fact Americans for Tax Fairness denounced as "absolutely outrageous"
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Refuting Trump, Mayor Says Puerto Rico 'Not a Good News Story' But 'A People-Are-Dying Story'
Carmen Yulin Cruz slams DHS acting secretary for dismissing concerns about Puerto Rico's dire situation
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Author Stephen King to Workers: Trump "Couldn't Give Shit One About You"
With latest in long line of zingers aimed at president, horror master takes aim at tax proposal rolled out this week
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Trump Accused of Burying Research Showing Trickle-Down Tax Cuts Just 'Snake Oil' Scam
"Big Brother in action—Treasury sends study contradicting Trump ideology down the memory hole."
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high school students take a knee during national anthem Efforts by High Schools to Forbid #TakeaKnee Called 'Patently Unconstitutional'
Louisiana public high school threatens to punish student athletes who don't "stand in a respectful manner throughout the national anthem"
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Trump Anti-Immigrant Agenda in Full Effect as ICE Arrests 500 in Sanctuary City Raids
The raids, say rights advocates, fit with the Trump administration's pattern of "scapegoating, criminalizing, and demonizing immigrants"
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The Lying Billion-Dollar Beneficiary of His Own Tax Plan: President Trump
After offering "pants on fire" lies about who his reform proposal, Times analysis shows just how much Trump would gain personally
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