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On First Day Trump Appointee Rolls Back Protections for Wildlife, Hunters From Toxic Lead

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2017— On his first full day in office, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke issued an order revoking the phaseout of lead ammunition...

Energy Department Turns Off the Lights at Overseas Climate Office

June 19, 2017 - As if withdrawing from the Paris Accords wasn’t enough, the Trump administration just went one better and closed an office...

Here Is Some of the Human Misery Caused by President Trump’s Muslim Ban From...

Jan. 30, 2017 - We’ve collected some of most heartbreaking quotations from people affected by Trump’s executive order. With the sweep of his pen, President...

President Trump’s Proposed ACA Rules Would Raise Deductibles, Reduce Subsidies, Limit Enrollment

Washington, D.C. February 15, 2017 - The Trump Administration today announced new proposed rules governing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that would create roadblocks...

Earthjustice Files Lawsuit against Federal Agencies for Withholding Information on National Monuments from the...

DENVER, CO, Nov. 2, 2017 - For months, the Interior Department, Bureau of Land Management, and the White House Council on Environmental Quality have...

Here are some military items more expensive than transgender health care

July 31, 2017 - This story was originally published by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting, a nonprofit news organization based in the...

Trump to Launch Unprecedented Attack on National Monuments

WASHINGTON, April 25, 2017— President Trump is poised to threaten more than 1 billion acres of national monument protection in a devastating and unprecedented...

Gov. Bill Richardson: Congress Should Reject Slaughter, Threats to Wild Horses

July 14, 2017 - Return to Freedom Wild Horse Conservation and former New Mexico governor and United States ambassador Bill Richardson on Thursday urged...

Rep. Adam Schiff: Enormously Destructive Effort Underway to Discredit Mueller, Justice Department, FBI and...

Washington, DC, Dec. 10, 2017 – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, appeared on...

State of Nebraska complicates plans for Keystone XL pipeline

Lincoln, NE November 20, 2017 - Today, the Nebraska Public Service Commission approved a permit to build the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline but...

Federal Court in Texas Finds Voter ID Law was Passed with Discriminatory Intent

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2017 - Today, the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas held, once again, that the state’s strict voter...

Feinstein to Interior Secretary Zinke: Protect African Elephants

Washington November 21, 2017 - Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today called on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to uphold the import ban on African elephant...

Puerto Rico: Human rights concerns mount in absence of adequate emergency response

GENEVA (30 October 2017) - Puerto Rico remains without an effective emergency response more than a month after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, a...

Becerra & Schneiderman: Trump’s Delay Already Harming Those Who Need Health Care

SACRAMENTO, May 22, 2017 – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued the following statement after the Trump...

FACT SHEET: Did My Family Really Come “Legally”?

September 2, 2016 - Many people assume that their family immigrated to the United States legally, or did it “the right way.”  In most...

It’s Official: Donald Trump Is a ‘Revolting Slug, Unfit for Public Office,’ Says NSW...

October 13, 2016 - The upper house of the New South Wales state parliament in Australia is condemning Donald Trump's run for president of...

NOAA: International report confirms 2015 was Earth’s warmest year on record

Aug. 2, 2016 - A new State of the Climate report confirmed that 2015 surpassed 2014 as the warmest year since at least the...

Video: First Lady Michelle Obama in Manchester, New Hampshire

October 13, 2016 - First Lady Michelle Obama is live in New Hampshire talking about what's at stake in this election. https://youtu.be/SJ45VLgbe_E?t=24m11s

Congresswoman Clark introduces bill to ensure President-elect addresses conflicts of interest

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 21, 2016 - Congresswoman Katherine Clark has introduced legislation to ensure that U.S. Presidents are required to resolve any conflicts of...

With DHS Position, Clarke Would Be the First ‘Patriot’ Leader to Hold a Federal...

May 22, 2017 - The apparent elevation of Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke to a position within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security would...