Trump coal backer wins big under Perry's power plan
• Nov 06, 2017
Darius Dixon and Eric Wolff, Politico
A proposal by Energy Secretary Rick Perry to alter the nation's electricity markets would provide a windfall for a small group of companies — most strikingly one owned by coal magnate Bob Murray, a prominent backer of President Donald Trump.
Senate panel advances Trump's controversial EPA chemical pick
• Oct 25, 2017
Timothy Cama, The Hill
A Senate Committee voted Wednesday to approve the nomination of President Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) chemical safety office.
Wall Street wins big as Senate votes to roll back regulation allowing consumers to sue their banks
• Oct 24, 2017
Renae Merle, Washington Post
Vice President Pence cast a tie-breaking vote late Tuesday to block new regulations allowing U.S. consumers to sue their banks, handing Wall Street and other big financial institutions their biggest victory since President Trump's election.