#Trump Administration

  • Article: Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support
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    Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 23, 2019

    The plan to take back Congress-approved funds received opposition from both sides of the aisle. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    By Sushmita Roy|April 29, 2019

    The plan, if executed, will increase air, water, and noise pollution. Read more

  • Article: US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    The DOJ argues that federal laws on sex discrimination don't include gender identity. Read more

  • Article: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Migrant Caravan

    5 Things You Need to Know About the Migrant Caravan

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 23, 2018

    President Trump has threatened to cut off foreign aid over the migrants. Read more

  • Article: Trans Community Says 'We #WontBeErased' After Trump Administration Proposes Rights Rollback

    Trans Community Says 'We #WontBeErased' After Trump Administration Proposes Rights Rollback

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 22, 2018

    An unreleased memo proposes a new definition of sex under Title IX. Read more

  • Article: Ex-UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Calls Expensive US Health Care 'Morally Wrong'

    Ex-UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Calls Expensive US Health Care 'Morally Wrong'

    By Joanna Prisco|Sept. 25, 2018

    "Publicly financed health care is a human right." Read more

  • Article: Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 7, 2018

    The proposed regulation attempts to rollback on decades-old protections for migrant children. Read more

  • Article: The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    The CAFE standards were critical to US efforts to fight climate change. Read more