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Nadler and Maloney Issue Statement on Department of Justice Inspector General Report

Washington, D.C. Dec. 9, 2019  – Today, Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), the Chairman of the Judiciary Committee, and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY),...

DOJ OIG Releases Review of Four FISA Applications and Other Aspects of the FBI’s...

December 9, 2019 - Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz announced today the release of a Review of Four...

Recurring narratives and characters link the Clinton and Trump impeachments

December 9, 2019 - Throughout Donald Trump’s presidency, comparisons to Richard Nixon and Watergate have proliferated in our media. Trump’s firings of...

LIVE: House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Inquiry Evidence Hearing

December 9, 2019 - The House Judiciary Committee holds a hearing to hear evidence in the on-going impeachment inquiry against President Trump.

US Wildland Fire Personnel Called to Assist with Australia Wildfires

Boise, Idaho December 5, 2019 - The United States is sending 21 wildland fire personnel from the Bureau of Land Management,...

Pelosi Remarks Announcing House of Representatives Moving Forward with Articles of Impeachment

Washington, D.C. Dec. 5, 2019 – Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks announcing that the House of Representatives will move forward with drafting...

During a Time of Cutbacks at EPA, 30 States Also Slashed Funding for State...

Washington D.C. December 5, 2019 - During a decade of cuts at EPA fueled by rhetoric that environmental responsibility should be...

Disabled People Are Completely Excluded from FEMA’s 2019 Disaster Preparedness Report

Washington, D.C. December 5, 2019 - Earlier this week, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released its 2019 National Preparedness Report. While the report is...

Investments in Oil & Gas Production Over Next Five Years Will Lock-In More than...

Madrid, Spain December 5, 2019 - Over the coming five years, the oil and gas sector intends to invest USD 1.4 trillion...

Live video: House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing

December 4, 2019 - House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing. https://youtu.be/MUSQaYHJAiI

Immigration Courts Further Limit Legal Help Available to People Facing Deportation

December 3, 2019 - Every year, thousands of people are forced to face the complex deportation system without an attorney representing them....

House Intelligence Committee Releases Draft Report As Part of Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 3, 2019 - Today, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released the draft report – “The Trump-Ukraine...

Wednesday: House Judiciary to Hold Hearing on Constitutional Grounds for Presidential Impeachment

Washington, D.C. Dec. 3, 2019 – On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing entitled, “The Impeachment Inquiry...

Civil Immigration Litigation in October 2019 Ties All-Time High

December 2, 2019 - The latest available data from the federal courts show that during October 2019 the government reported 367 new...

Rick Perry’s belief that Trump was chosen by God is shared by many in...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry speaks during an event about the environment ...

Report Exposes Big Tech’s Personal Data Trackers Lurking on Social Media, Websites, and Apps

San Francisco, Dec. 2, 2019 —The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) today released a comprehensive report that identifies and explains the hidden technical...

Nationwide Class Action Challenges ICE Detention of Unaccompanied Immigrant Children who Turn 18

WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec. 2, 2019 - The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia is hearing opening testimony today in a...

Working-age Americans dying at higher rates, especially in economically hard-hit states

December 2, 2019 - Mortality rates among working-age Americans continue to climb, causing a decrease in U.S. life expectancy that is severely...

Unable to Access Recovery Loans, Puerto Rico Waits for Promised Federal Aid

Washington DC, Nov. 29, 2019 - According to FEMA, out of 9000 recovery projects requested for Puerto Rico since Hurricanes Maria and...