Judge Orders Release Of EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt’s Fossil Fuel Emails | The Huffington Post

The ruling comes just a day before a scheduled Senate vote on Pruitt’s confirmation. Source: Judge Orders Release Of EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt's Fossil Fuel Emails | The Huffington Post A state judge has ordered Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt’s office to release thousands of documents related to Pruitt’s communications with the energy industry. The … Continue reading Judge Orders Release Of EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt’s Fossil Fuel Emails | The Huffington Post

Sen. Susan Collins Announces She Will Vote Against Pruitt For EPA

Source: Sen. Susan Collins Announces She Will Vote Against Pruitt For EPA J. Scott Applewhite By MATT SHUHAM Published FEBRUARY 15, 2017 Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) announced she would vote “no” on the confirmation of EPA administrator-designate Scott Pruitt. Collins told Maine Public Radio on Wednesday that while Pruitt, currently Oklahoma’s attorney general, was “an accomplished attorney,” … Continue reading Sen. Susan Collins Announces She Will Vote Against Pruitt For EPA

Sherrod Brown: Trump’s Nominees Lied To Finance Committee | Crooks and Liars

Source: Sherrod Brown: Trump's Nominees Lied To Finance Committee | Crooks and Liars Sherrod Brown: Trump's Nominees Lied To Finance Committee By Frances Langum 1/31/17 2:00pm Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) did not mince words on CNN this morning, explaining why he and his fellow Democrats are boycotting the vote on Tom Price for HHS Secretary … Continue reading Sherrod Brown: Trump’s Nominees Lied To Finance Committee | Crooks and Liars

Dianne Feinstein Eviscerates Jeff Sessions In Savage Closing Argument | The Huffington Post

    Source: Dianne Feinstein Eviscerates Jeff Sessions In Savage Closing Argument | The Huffington Post WASHINGTON ― The top-ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Dianne Feinstein, delivered a savage rebuke Tuesday of her longtime Republican colleague, Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama. At the root of Feinstein’s argument is a fundamentally different view of the role … Continue reading Dianne Feinstein Eviscerates Jeff Sessions In Savage Closing Argument | The Huffington Post

Trump’s Interior Secretary Nominee Would Endanger America’s Public Lands and Vulnerable Communities | Alternet

Source: Trump's Interior Secretary Nominee Would Endanger America's Public Lands and Vulnerable Communities | Alternet By Tyson Slocum / AlterNet January 25, 2017 When Donald Trump nominated Ryan Zinke for Interior Secretary, my first thought was to praise Zinke's military service to our nation. My father was a 20-year Navy veteran who served his country … Continue reading Trump’s Interior Secretary Nominee Would Endanger America’s Public Lands and Vulnerable Communities | Alternet

Sessions Will Not Recuse From DOJ Probes Into Trump’s Russia Ties | Crooks and Liars

Source: Sessions Will Not Recuse From DOJ Probes Into Trump's Russia Ties | Crooks and Liars By Karoli Kuns 1/25/17 6:00am Credit: CNN.com Jeff Sessions should not be confirmed as Attorney General because he is a racist, a rabid ideologue, and a tool of oligarchs. But in case that's not enough, here's one more reason, … Continue reading Sessions Will Not Recuse From DOJ Probes Into Trump’s Russia Ties | Crooks and Liars

Rallies Against Trump’s ‘Swamp Cabinet’ Planned Across The U.S. | The Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/stop-trumps-swamp-cabinet-rallies_us_58853be9e4b096b4a232a39e Organizers hope momentum from the Women’s March will inspire a big turnout for the Tuesday protests. 01/23/2017 08:42 am ET | Updated 1 hour ago Hayley Miller Reporter, The Huffington Post After the success of the worldwide Women’s Marches this weekend, activists are planning another wave of demonstrations against President Donald Trump. Protesters across the country … Continue reading Rallies Against Trump’s ‘Swamp Cabinet’ Planned Across The U.S. | The Huffington Post

Trump’s Hollow Rhetoric Collided With Reality At The Inauguration | The Huffington Post

Source: Trump's Hollow Rhetoric Collided With Reality At The Inauguration | The Huffington Post 01/22/2017 07:54 am ET | Updated 25 minutes ago Michael Winship Senior writer, BillMoyers.com. Former senior writing fellow, Demos. President, Writers Guild of America, East. Bill Moyers Managing Editor, Moyers & Company Throughout the campaign and the transition period leading up … Continue reading Trump’s Hollow Rhetoric Collided With Reality At The Inauguration | The Huffington Post

Paul Krugman Reveals Just How Dangerously Incompetent Trump Is Already Proving to Be | Alternet

Source: Paul Krugman Reveals Just How Dangerously Incompetent Trump Is Already Proving to Be | Alternet Paul Krugman has never made his contempt for Donald Trump a secret. He takes on the incoming president's dangerous incompetence in Friday's column. The parade of ignorance has been amply on display with Trump's cabinet appointee hearings. Betsy DeVos showed her … Continue reading Paul Krugman Reveals Just How Dangerously Incompetent Trump Is Already Proving to Be | Alternet

Donald Trump And GOP Are Building A ‘Swamp Cabinet,’ Chuck Schumer Says | The Huffington Post

Source: Donald Trump And GOP Are Building A 'Swamp Cabinet,' Chuck Schumer Says | The Huffington Post WASHINGTON ― President-elect Donald Trump and Senate Republicans are rushing Cabinet nominees with murky backgrounds through an inadequate vetting process, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday. “This is a swamp Cabinet full of bankers and billionaires … Continue reading Donald Trump And GOP Are Building A ‘Swamp Cabinet,’ Chuck Schumer Says | The Huffington Post