Watchdog office to probe Mar-a-Lago members' influence at VA
• Nov 26, 2018
The Government Accountability Office will investigate whether members of Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump’s private club in Palm Beach, Florida, improperly influenced the Department of Veterans Affairs, including over a $10 billion contract to modernize veterans’ health records, according to a letter from the watchdog office released by Democratic lawmakers Monday.
Trump Administration’s Strategy on Climate: Try to Bury Its Own Scientific Report
• Nov 25, 2018
WASHINGTON — The Trump White House, which has defined itself by a willingness to dismiss scientific findings and propose its own facts, on Friday issued a scientific report that directly contradicts its own climate-change policies.
Democrats Say Their First Bill Will Focus On Strengthening Democracy At Home
• Nov 12, 2018
Democrats will take control of the U.S. House in January with big items topping their legislative to-do list: Remove obstacles to voting, close loopholes in government ethics law and reduce the influence of political money.