by Emily Atkin Jun 11, 2015
They've tried legislation and lawsuits, and now Republicans are now trying to use the budget to stop environmental regulations.
by Alice Ollstein May 29, 2015
Since 2010, the indictment claims, Hastert paid a mysterious "Individual A" $3.5 million in several installments, starting in 2010, to "compensate for and conceal his prior misconduct."
by Samantha Page May 14, 2015
The Republican-led House passed a bill Tuesday that would force the EPA to back off from streams and rivers.
by Samantha Page Apr 30, 2015
It only took two weeks for the Republican-led House in North Carolina to introduce and pass a bill gutting the state's environmental law.
by Ian Millhiser Apr 23, 2015
Many Senate Republicans weren't simply asking the president to name someone who opposes one of his most important initiatives, they were asking him to name an attorney general who may be to the right of the guy that gutted the Voting Rights Act.
by Katie Valentine Apr 15, 2015
In its first 100 days, the 114th Congress has cast more roll call votes on energy and environmental issues than on any other issue.
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 11, 2015
It's basically never an apt comparison.
by Alice Ollstein Feb 26, 2015
Republican lawmakers say there is no way they will take up comprehensive immigration reform now that they control both chambers of Congress.
by Alice Ollstein Feb 17, 2015
"They're saying to working Georgians and seniors and communities of color and the young: 'We're not interested in your participation,'" said Dr. Francys Johnson with the Georgia NAACP.
by Scott Keyes Jan 28, 2015
He also warned that free community college is "the nanny state."