Hillary Clinton To Campaign With Andrew Gillum

Hillary Clinton is expected to campaign next month alongside Andrew Gillum, the Democratic nominee for Florida governor, sources told The Hill on Wednesday. The sources say Clinton’s and Gillum’s teams are still ironing out the details, but they expect Clinton will appear at at least…

Green group criticizes Colorado candidate for greenwashing image with climate caucus

With the upcoming midterm elections expected to be competitive across more districts than usual, congressional Republicans who represent swing districts have used membership in the House Climate Solutions Caucus to burnish their environmental credentials — without having to vote for bills that would help the…

The Trump administration’s attempt to rig the Census hits a speed bump in court

The Trump administration wants to add a question to the 2020 U.S. Census form that is expected to discourage many immigrants from participating in the Census. The question, which asks respondents to disclose their citizenship status, is likely to lead many non-citizens in general, and…

How America’s militias became a problem in search of a cause

America’s militias never expected to be here. No one did, of course. Donald Trump was never supposed to reach the presidency. The powers that be — the powers that were — were supposed to prevent something like that from happening. The ones pulling the strings,…

Thousands to take to the streets in nationwide protests against Trump’s family separation policy

Thousands of people are expected to turn out for protests across the United States on Saturday in opposition to Trump administration policies that resulted in thousands of immigrant children being ripped from their families at the southern US border and detained in makeshift prison camps….

Trump’s plan to cut Planned Parenthood funding will do a lot more than target abortion

In a proposed regulation expected to be announced this week, the Trump administration plans to fundamentally change the country’s only federal family planning program dedicated to providing reproductive care to low-income people, by cutting funding for clinics that provide abortions and barring doctors from telling patients…

The University of California workers strike just got even bigger

The University of California workers’ strike is expected to grow even larger on Tuesday. Two groups will join striking hospital workers, which include nurse aides, lab technicians, and custodians, in solidarity this week. More than 20,000 members of the University of California’s largest employee union…

Dangerous and damaging: Why U.S.-led regime change in Iran is a really bad idea

President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement on the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday — following two weeks of heated anti-Iran rhetoric, including talk of regime change. A lot has happened in recent days, so here’s a quick summary: Last week, Israeli Prime Minister…

How Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo blew it at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is expected to vote against the nomination of Mike Pompeo for Secretary of State on Monday — which would be the first such vote for a secretary of state nominee. CIA Director Pompeo, who would replace Rex Tillerson (who was…