by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 6, 2014
Filibuster reform was a good idea when Democrats controlled the Senate. It is still a good idea now that Republicans are about to control the Senate.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on November 4, 2014
21st century technology and cleaning up coal's mess could be key to getting people back to work -- if elected officials make it a priority.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
“I understand coal companies have to make money. They don’t have to make it all."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
"I’ve never supported amnesty or benefits for illegal immigrants and I never will," Alison Lundergan Grimes said.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on October 14, 2014
Grimes repeatedly challenged Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on his party's fight against protecting miners from black lung.
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
A growing trend within the GOP.
by Josh Israel Posted on October 8, 2014
McConnell has nothing to say.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 3, 2014
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Thursday joined the growing ranks of politicians and political figures who actively oppose any policy to fight climate change, but also claim to not know the science of climate change.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014
While still Judge-Executive in Jefferson County, Kentucky, McConnell raised numerous concerns about plans to build the plant on the Louisville waterfront.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on September 26, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
Believe in the reality of climate change? That could be enough to earn an attack from the right.