Ohio Congressman Intends to Run for President
States Aggressively Move to Purge Voter Rolls
Half of New York Daily News staff laid off in Tronc’s ongoing effort to destroy all local news
BREAKING: Judge Delays Manafort Trial Until July 31
Disgraced charter school exec pleads guilty to criminal money laundering, resigns from LA school board
Accidentally-released documents show Interior agency prioritized industry over public lands
Documents released by the Department of the Interior — and then retracted a day later — reveal that agency officials dismissed evidence that public lands provide numerous benefits in favor of prioritizing fossil fuel interests, along with ranching and logging.
Trump Releases Enemies List, Threatens To Yank Their Security Clearances
Dick Bove: Trump poised to take control of the Federal Reserve
President Trump sharply criticized the Federal Reserve this week, saying interest rate increases are hurting the economy.
Trump will have the opportunity to fashion the central bank in the image he would like as he has four vacancies to fill on the board of governors.
The result could be a more politicized Fed.
Epistocracy: a political theorist’s case for letting only the informed vote
According to Brennan, we’d be better off if we replaced democracy with a form of government known as “epistocracy.” Epistocracy is a system in which the votes of people who can prove their political knowledge count more than the votes of people who can’t. In other words, it’s a system that privileges the most politically informed citizens.
The NRA's Strange Silence On Their Collusion With Russia
Carter Page FISA Documents Released
“The Trump administration disclosed on Saturday a previously top-secret set of documents related to the wiretapping of Carter Page, the onetime Trump campaign adviser who was at the center of highly contentious accusations by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee that the F.B.I. had abused its surveillance powers,” the New York Times reports.