Trump Wants to Inject Taxpayer Money Straight Into His Businesses

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CBO Predicts Deficit Will Reach $3.7 Trillion By End of Fiscal Year Due to Coronavirus Spending

The government will add over $2 trillion to the national debt in the remaining six months, bringing total national debt

PAC money helps drive sizable fundraising advantage for House Democrats

Reps. Angie Craig (D-MN) and Elissa Slotkin (D-MI). Both 1st term members have proven themselves to be strong fundraisers. Incumbent

Rooftop Wind Power Might Take Off by Using Key Principle of Flight

Reading Time: 4 minutes This story originally appeared in Scientific American and is republished here as part of Covering Climate

Apple Confirms Vulnerability Affecting Nearly All iPhone Users

Reading Time: 2 minutes ‘Confused and Scared’: Georgians Frustrated Over Shifting Virus Data (Dana) From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution: “As Gov.

Mnuchin Considers Lending Program for Oil Companies to Offset Effects of Pandemic, Supply Glut

Oil prices have collapsed during the pandemic, with decreased demand bringing U.S. crude prices below zero earlier this week.

GOP’s Response to Vote-By-Mail: More Voter Roll Purges

Reading Time: 3 minutes Republicans hoping to give themselves an edge in swing states have set their sights on yet

AOC Only Democrat to Vote Against $484 Billion Coronavirus Relief Package

The House passed the bill, which includes $310 billion for the government’s phase-three Paycheck Protection Program, by a 388-5 margin.

Undisclosed stock sales undermine freshman Democrat’s reelection bid

Rep. Donna Shalala (D-FL) (Alex Wong/Getty Images) Rep. Donna Shalala’s (D-Fla.) reelection campaign could be jeopardized as liberal and conservative

Amazon Deforestation Accelerates as Pandemic Hinders Enforcement

Reading Time: < 1 minute Plant, Restore Soil, Repeat. Could Nature Help Curb Climate Change? (Mili) From the Christian Science

Majority of lawmakers in 116th Congress are millionaires

(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) The story is part of a series about lawmakers’ personal financial disclosures. OpenSecrets recently updated its personal

Australia Will Keep Borders Closed for At Least Three Months to Stem Coronavirus Spread

Australia’s chief medical officer Brendan Murphy said border restrictions could be the last mitigation measure to be lifted.

Party-tied super PACs amassing unprecedented sums for congressional elections

(L-R) U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and