Republicans Block Effort To Obtain Trump’s Tax Returns February 15, 2017
GOP members of the House Ways and Means Committee voted against using an obscure law to obtain the records.
West Virginia National Guard Cancels Town Hall, Sanders Vows To Hold It ‘In The Streets’ By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
As the former presidential candidate continues to draw thousands in red states, officials pulled the plug on Monday speech in impoverished McDowell County, West Virginia
Trump Claims Media Conspiring To Ignore Terror Attacks By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
"And in many cases, the very, very dishonest press doesn't want to report it. They have their reasons, and you understand that."
Big Pharma-Backed Dems Join GOP To Block Sanders Effort To Lower Drug Prices By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
Sen. Cory Booker and others draw sharp rebuke from observers, who pointed out that many who voted "no" receive substantial contributions from the pharmaceutical industry.
DOJ Source Says Chelsea Manning On Obama’s “Short List” For Commutation By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
'President Obama has nine days to do the right thing and commute her sentence.'
Black Men Still Predominant Victims Of Police Violence In 2016 By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
Efforts by the Justice Department under President Barack Obama to improve accountability are likely to be dashed under Trump administration.
Republicans Conceal Cost Of Repealing Affordable Care Act By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
Many are hoping that the same organized outrage that lead to the Republicans' backtrack on the ethics rule change can also pressure lawmakers to rethink other unpopular—and outlandish—policies
As Resistance Grows, Trump’s Deportation Plans Unravel By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
Cost, impossible logistics, political opposition, and community resistance could spell the end of the president-elect's anti-immigrant scheme.
Damning Investigation Finds Trump’s Philanthropy Largely A “Facade By Lauren McCauley | Common Dreams
One of the Trump Foundation's most consistent causes was Donald Trump himself.