by Tiffany Germain - Guest Contributor, Kristen Ellingboe - Guest Contributor, Kiley Kroh Posted on January 8, 2015
Over 56 percent of Republicans in the 114th Congress deny the science behind human-caused climate change, according to an analysis by CAP Action.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 31, 2014
Former Georgia legislator Michael Boggs will not receive a lifetime position on the federal bench.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 18, 2014
The extension is retroactive through 2014, but still expires at the end of this year, rendering it effectively useless as far as planning for new wind projects goes.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 10, 2014
A letter the Senators sent to the agency on Tuesday laid specific modifications that would get even more carbon emission cuts out of the new rule for power plants.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 4, 2014
The bill affords $63.7 billion to “overseas contingency operations” in Afghanistan and Iraq. Didn't President Obama promise to end those wars?
by Kira Lerner Posted on December 1, 2014
“Race relations have deteriorated a bit in this country,” Landrieu said.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 18, 2014
The controversial project that would carry tar sands oil from Alberta, Canada to refineries on the Gulf Coast of the United States.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 18, 2014
Many ambassadorial nominees have watched a year go by without getting a confirmation vote.
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.