Republican lawmakers urge Trump to give oil producers a boost

(Spencer Platt/Getty Images) President Donald Trump is expected to meet with executives from major oil and gas companies at the

Trump Responds to Schumer’s Coronavirus Criticism: ‘I Never Knew How Bad a Senator You Are’

President Trump sent a scathing letter to Senator Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) after the Senate minority leader criticized the president’s

Vulnerable lawmakers, Trump allies get the most campaign cash from their colleagues

Sen. Martha McSally, R-Ariz, gestures to President Donald Trump (Ralph Freso/Getty Images) Republicans in safe seats are helping boost fundraising

Trump Campaign Tells Jeff Sessions to Stop Making ‘Delusional’ Claim that He Has President’s Support

The campaign sent a letter to Sessions warning him not to portray the president as an ally in his effort

Cuomo, N.Y. Lawmakers to Rollback Some Bail Reform Measures following Police Criticism

The lawmakers appear to have agreed to add several misdemeanors and felonies to a list of crimes for which a

Antarctica Was Once Warm Enough for Rainforest Near South Pole

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‘We Didn’t Know That Until the Last 24 Hours’: Georgia Gov. Says He Just Found Out People Without Symptoms Can Spread Coronavirus

It has been widely known for months that the coronavirus can spread through asymptomatic transmission.

Anti-Sanders super PAC is backing moderate Democrats for House races

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES – JANUARY 08 2020: U.S. Representative Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) at a press conference to introduce a bill

Tech Giants Ready for 2016-Style Meddling. But the Threat Has Changed.

Reading Time: < 1 minute Expert Says Trump Rule Could Kill Billions of Birds (Chris)  The author writes, “The 1918

Coronavirus Pandemic Exacerbates Poll Worker Crisis in Swing States

Reading Time: 5 minutes In a swing state like Wisconsin, turnout matters, and, in 2016, it reached a new low.

Newspaper publishers lobby for government aid amid ‘existential crisis’

(Chris Graythen/Getty Images) Newspapers are asking for government assistance as the ailing industry struggles to overcome plummeting advertising revenue amid

Climate-Killing Products Should Have Warning Labels: Health Experts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Revealed: Monsanto Predicted Crop System Would Damage US Farms (Reader Pat) The author writes, “The US

Reagan-Era Medicare Changes Leave US Vulnerable to COVID-19, Experts Say

Reading Time: 4 minutes In the 1980s, US hospitals began to transform from institutions providing comprehensive care, no matter how

Trump admin deems gun dealers and shooting ranges essential after lobbying push

(DOMINICK REUTER/AFP via Getty Images) The Trump administration designated the firearms industry as essential “critical infrastructure” over the weekend following

Coronavirus Is No Excuse to Delay the Education Department’s New Title IX Regulations

Those making this argument are taking advantage of a crisis to try to keep due process out of college campuses.

Working From Home? Here Are Tech Tips You Need to Know

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