Hawley Calls Apple, TikTok ‘Two Sides of the Same Coin’ in Tech Groveling to China

Big Tech hawk Josh Hawley leveled heavy criticism at two mainstream technology firms during a Senate subcommittee hearing on Chinese

Sondland Confirms He Told Ukrainian Official That Military Aid ‘Likely’ Depended on Announcement of Burisma Probe

Gordon Sondland implied that a President Trump and Volodymyr Zelensky meeting was contingent on the announcement of a probe into

Asia’s ‘Coal Addiction’ Must End, UN Chief Warns

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Half of Kamala Harris’ bundlers are funding other 2020 Democrats

Senator Kamala Harris (via flickr – Gage Skidmore) Entering the 2020 presidential field as an ascendant first-term California senator, Kamala

The People v Wall Street: California’s Public Banking Shake-up

Reading Time: 5 minutes For only the second time in 100 years, a people-powered coalition overcame the stiff opposition of

Which agencies attract the most lobbyists?

The Treasury Department (pictured) is consistently one of the most lobbied federal agencies. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images) From the White House

A Look at the California Inferno That Is Too Close for Comfort

Reading Time: 4 minutes The following is WhoWhatWhy contributor Steve Pizzo’s firsthand account of what it’s like to watch the

Trump launches joint fundraising committee with vulnerable GOP senator

U.S. Senator David Perdue of Georgia (via flickr – Gage Skidmore) President Donald Trump this week formally set up a

Border Agents Can Now Get Classified Intelligence Information

Reading Time: 2 minutes Government Officials Around the Globe Targeted for Hacking Through WhatsApp (DonkeyHotey) From Reuters: “Senior government officials

What If Everybody Is Wrong About Stopping Climate Change?

Reading Time: 15 minutes The prevailing scientific sentiment on the global ecological crises is that the only road to a

Judge Sets Accelerated Schedule for Case on White House Order Blocking Testimony of Impeachment Witness

Judge Richard Leon decided that the testimony of Charles Kupperman, who was deputy to former national security adviser John Bolton, is a “matter

The Botched Capture of Ovidio Guzmán Shows Strain in U.S.–Mexico Relationship

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador policy of ‘hugs not bullets’ has made Mexico’s cartel problem worse and hurt relations with

US Celebration of ISIS Raid May Be Short-Lived As Turmoil Brews

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Donald Trump has scored a win with the raid that killed Islamic State leader Abu