Home / Politics (page 430)

Politics

Spotlight on green news & views: Fish-farming salmon disaster; scrubbing 'climate change'

CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS wacko liberal writes—Fish Farmed Salmon Disaster: “Here in the Pacific Northwest, salmon are a very big deal, integral to the economy and culture. This weekend, our Lummi Native fishermen discovered farmed Atlantic salmon in their territorial waters. Environmental Nightmare. Commercial fishing boats are scrambling to catch …

Read More »

In the Trump family business, it's business as usual

Saturday Aug 26, 2017 · 10:31 AM PDT 2017/08/26 · 10:31 Bloomberg has a long look at how the Trump brothers have been “running” the family business while papa Trump does, well, whatever it is that Donald Trump thinks his day job is. The short version is that very little …

Read More »

When Republican states join in Trump's Obamacare sabotage

Some of the worst ideas for “reforming” the Affordable Care Act failed in Congress when the Senate rejected Trumpcare, but that doesn’t mean Republican states won’t try to push that agenda with the Trump administration’s assistance. Case in point, Iowa’s request for a waiver from the Trump administration to “redistribute …

Read More »

Sickening: Trump pardons former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio

Joe Arpaio Late on Friday night—with a massive hurricane about to make landfall in Texas—Donald Trump pardoned former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Today, President Donald J. Trump granted a Presidential pardon to Joe Arpaio, former Sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona.  Arpaio’s life and career, which began at the age …

Read More »

Sebastian Gorka resigns his spot as White House alt-Reich adviser

Sebastian Gorka, former Breitbart writer and that guy who wears a genuine Nazi pin in the White House, claims to have resigned his position as deputy assistant to Donald Trump, though White House officials have Indicated otherwise. Gorka is the latest White House official to leave his post, after Bannon was ousted earlier this …

Read More »

Nevada Sen. Dean Heller proclaims himself savior of Medicaid—then sponsors legislation to destroy it

That’s Dean Heller’s “thinking” face. It needs work. Republican Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, the self-proclaimed savior of Medicaid, apparently doesn’t understand the legislation that he’s signed on to as a replacement for the Affordable Care Act. Heller is touting the Cassidy-Graham plan (he calls it the Cassidy-Graham-Heller plan to make people …

Read More »

Powered by keepvid themefull earn money