All News Articles for 2018-03-02

Friday, March 2, 2018
Jared Kushner 'Kushner Must Resign': Calls Intensify for Trump Son-in-Law to Step Down
"His business entanglements are corrupting our government and potentially endangering national security."
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What Does Research That NRA Doesn't Want Funded Show? That Gun Restrictions Save Lives
A new non-partisan study offers some of the most complete analysis of gun policies in decades—but the effort was frequently hamstrung by the NRA's stifling of gun control research
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demonstrations in WV 'We Will Stay!' West Virginia Teachers Vote to Occupy State Capitol Until Demands Met
While some have called the West Virginia teachers' strike "the most important story in the country right now," MSNBC and other outlets have almost completely ignored it.
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New Campaign Challenges DCCC's "All-Out War Against Progressives"
"Stop undermining progressive values," a new petition to the DCCC demands.
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There You Have It: Emails Confirm Coal, Oil, and Gas Extraction Drove Shrinking of National Monuments
"The evidence of just how embedded Trump and Zinke are with the dirty energy of the past could not be clearer."
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A 2012 photo by advocacy group Appalachian Voices shows "a horrific mess more than three years after" the coal ash disaster at the Kingston Fossil Plant in Tenn. took place. (Photo: Appalachian Voices/flickr/cc) Ending Rules to Curb 'Silent, Tasteless Killer,' Pruitt Makes It Easier for Polluters to Poison Nation's Water
Polluters wanted the Obama-era regulations weakend. Obsequious Pruitt just obliged.
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Carl Icahn 'Such a Fortunate Coincidence': Trump Ally Carl Icahn Ditched Steel Stocks Before Tariffs Made Public
"Hmmm, is this a coincidence or did Trump confidant Carl Icahn have insider information?"
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Warren Calls Out Fellow Democrats for Helping GOP Ram Through 'Wish Lists of Big Bank Lobbyists'
"It's time for the rest of us to fight back and demand that Washington work for us, not the big bank lobbyists."
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With 'Rock-Solid' Case to Defend Net Neutrality, Free Press Takes FCC to Court
"The agency is dead wrong to think it can take away" net neutrality protections that have the support of an overwhelming majority of Americans, says the group
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Sinclair sign Sinclair's Sneaky Moves to Skirt Rules and Get Tribune Merger Approved
The right-wing television giant has proposed shady sales of a handful of stations to win federal regulatory approval for the $3.9 billion deal
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After 'Great' Late-Night Meeting, Top NRA Lobbyist Assures Nation Trump-Pence 'Don't Want Gun Control'
"It's disgusting that gun lobbyists who seek to profit at the expense of our communities' safety are meeting with the president just two weeks after the Parkland school shooting."
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