With Trump in the White House, it turns out the Republican establishment is surprisingly suggestible.
Environmental advocates may find that an unlikely ally—big business—helps them erect a firewall against the most damaging aspects of a polluter-heavy Trump administration’s agenda.
Donald Trump may want to see serious dollars invested in infrastructure, but can he wring trillions out of Mitch McConnell?
Conservatives will tap into Clinton-era thinking on welfare reform to reshape public housing and voucher programs
Trump's win was both a perfect storm and the culmination of long term trends. Can American fascism be stopped?
Trump Team Wants to Wipe Out Consumer Protections, and Obama Administration Just Handed Them the ToolsDec 15, 2016
The Obama administration has pre-empted some state banking rules in a bid to protect consumers, but President-elect Trump may soon turn the tables.
The United States has long promoted and defended democratic values around the globe. But the incoming Trump administration, which poses its own threats to American democracy, appears poised to back away from that role.
Facing an Israeli court deadline and a possible Security Council resolution on settlements, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants to avoid admitting what his real policy is. Waiting for Trump is easier.
To succeed in setting up your U.S. oligarchy, you’re going to need to be friendly with oligarchs in other major powers.
Don’t be fooled by Ryan’s “simplification” rhetoric. The speaker’s tax plan is a massive giveaway for Corporate America and the 1 percent.
There is no common ground to be had with the Trump administration.
State lawmakers move to prevent municipalities from boosting pay for low-wage workers—a growing obstacle in the Fight for $15.
Trump administration policies will force a growing number of asylum seekers back to their countries, where they could face threats, violence, and death.
Could a handful of moderate Republicans help us avert disaster?
President-elect Donald Trump has repeatedly vowed to protect clean water, but his selection of Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency tells a different story.