“GOP Votes To End Obama Rule Designed To Keep Mentally Ill From Buying Guns”


HUFFINGTON POST

The expanded background check was a response to the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre.

The expanded background check was a response to the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre.

“On The 12th Day Of Trump, House Republicans Vote To Allow Coal Mines To Poison Our Water”


POLITICUS USA

House Republicans passed a resolution on Wednesday that overturned an Interior Department rule that prohibited coal companies from polluting the water sources near mines.

House Republicans passed a resolution on Wednesday that overturned an Interior Department rule that prohibited coal companies from polluting the water sources near mines.

“Trump’s “Muslim ban” could provoke a constitutional crisis: Will the executive branch ignore the courts?”


SALON

Scholar Donald Moynihan says that if Trump defies the rule of law, the next step is a constitutional showdown

Scholar Donald Moynihan says that if Trump defies the rule of law, the next step is a constitutional showdown

“White House Floats 20 Percent Import Tax To Pay For Its Mexican Wall — Then Walks It Back”


HUFFINGTON POST

Donald Trump’s top spokesman suggested Thursday that the president would be open to massive tax increases on imports, specifically though not exclusively with Mexico, as part of a broader reform package to pay for a border wall between the U.S. and Mexico.”  MORE

“Conflicts on top of conflicts: Another “emoluments clause” that should bar Donald Trump from office”


SALON

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“Conway: Trump considering ‘special session’ to repeal Obamacare on Inauguration Day”


CNN

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“After Orlando Shooting, The Fact-Free Firearm Fanatics Are Out In Full Force”


POLITICUS USA

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M&R Photography

“Congress Will Read Aloud The Full Statement From The Stanford Sexual Assault Victim”


HUFFINGTON POST

UNITED STATES - JULY 22: Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., is interviewed by Roll Call in her Cannon Building office, July 22, 2014. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

UNITED STATES – JULY 22: Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., is interviewed by Roll Call in her Cannon Building office, July 22, 2014. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

“Senate set for showdown over women in the draft”


THE HILL

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“Nine Guantanamo Bay detainees transferred to Saudi Arabia: Pentagon”


MSNBC

Detainees in are seen camp 4 of Guantanamo Bay in June 2006. Photo by Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum Photos

Detainees  are seen in camp 4 of Guantanamo Bay in June 2006. Photo by Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum Photos