All News Articles for 2018-07-25

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, June 5, 2018 in Washington, DC.  'Revolting': Betsy DeVos Unveils Proposal to Make It Harder for Students Defrauded by Predatory Schools to Get Loan Relief
Plan slammed as looking "more like a roadmap for institutions seeking to abuse students and avoid accountability and transparency rather than a plan to protect students and taxpayers."
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In 'Watershed Moment,' Federal Judge Allows Emoluments Lawsuit, Challenging Trump's Refusal to Divest Assets, to Proceed
"We are one step closer to stopping President Trump from violating the Constitution's original anti-corruption provisions."
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Denouncing America's "Debtor Prison" System, Sanders Introduces Bill to End Cash Bail
"In the year 2018, in the United States, we should not continue having a 'debtor prison' system."
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Trump Resorts to 'Pure 1984 Totalitarian Gaslighting,' Telling Supporters to Ignore News Coverage of His Policies
"What you see is true, it is happening, and it is getting worse every day."
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'Poverty Is Criminalized, Wealth Is Immunized': Report Shows Corporate Crime Enforcement Has Plummeted Under Trump
"The message to big business couldn't be more clear: Feel free to run roughshod over rules that protect the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the food we eat."
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'It Is Not Right to Send People to Hell': Swedish Woman's Plane Protest Stops Deportation of Afghan Refugee
"I hope that people start questioning how their country treats refugees. We need to start seeing the people whose lives our immigration [policies] are destroying."
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At Rally Outside Jamie Dimon's Home, Immigrant Rights Advocates Demand #BackersOfHate Stop Bankrolling For-Profit Prisons
"JPMorgan Chase has to divest from private prisons and detention centers. You can no longer say you aren't aware of this issue!"
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Further Evidence Trump Committed 'Felony Campaign Finance Violation' as Cohen Releases Hush Money Tape
"This tape is more evidence that Donald Trump himself was directly involved in a campaign finance law violation."
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