All News Articles for 2018-03-06

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
'The Time Has Come': UN Expert Calls for Global Recognition That Every Human Has Right to Healthy Environment
More than 100 countries have officially acknowledged the right to a clean environment in their constitutions, leaving the U.N. to catch up
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17 Democrats Decried for Sending This Clear Message: "I Work for My Bank Donors, Not My Constituents'
"Voters have seen this movie before. It didn't work out in 2008 and it's no wiser today. There is simply no excuse for a Democrat to add their name to Wall Street deregulation."
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Trump and Pruitt Trump Buried OMB Report That Undermines Entire Premise of His Deregulatory Agenda
"Despite the administration's attempts to muddy the waters, the public will not be fooled and the data is clear: Americans will pay a steep price for Trump's deregulatory agenda."
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As Nation Eyes Texas Primary, Cruz in Panic Mode Over 'Extreme Left' Voter Turnout
Rep. Beto O'Rourke, Cruz's likely challenger, has rejected corporate PAC money and outraised the Texas senator by a significant margin in 2018
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After Calling Practice 'A Horror Show,' Trump Reverses Ban on Animal Trophy Imports
Breaking earlier promise, administration now says slaughtered elephants and other exotic animals will be allowed into U.S. on "case-by-case" basis
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West Virginia Teachers Chant 'Put It in Writing' as Lawmakers Reach Pay Raise Deal
Teachers welcomed news of an agreement with applause, but vowed to remain on strike until the bill passes both chambers of the state legislature
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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee As Larger Battle Rages, Washington Enacts First State Law to Protect Net Neutrality
"Momentum is building from coast to coast to #SaveTheInternet. Now we need the other Washington to act."
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Paul Ryan's Progressive Challenger Randy 'Ironstache' Bryce Among Those Arrested Demanding Justice for Dreamers
The progressive congressional candidate Randy "Ironstache" Bryce, a possible challenger to House Speaker Paul Ryan in November, told the press that his support for immigrants was "absolutely" worth being arrested
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As Massive Handout Sails Through Senate, Big Banks Send Democrats and GOP 'Sweet Thank You Note' for Doing Their Bidding
Ripping the letter on Twitter, Sen. Elizabeth Warren noted the same banks "got $30 billion in bailouts just a few years ago, but they are still able to get senators of both parties to roll back the rules."
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North and South Korea meeting Denuclearization on Table After 'Openhearted Talk' Between North and South Korea Moves Nations Away From War
"The South Korean envoys will have things to explain to Washington, but will Trump truly be able to understand?"
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'The Charade Is Over': CBO Reveals Democrat-Backed Bill Really Just Big Gift to Wall Street
"The Wall Street crash of 2008 showed the American people how fraudulent many of these large banks are. The last thing we should be doing is deregulating them."
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