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EPA Staff Aimed To Protect Pruitt From Toxic Chemical He Failed To Regulate
As the EPA sat on formaldehyde report, aides prepared to air out a worrisome desk for their boss.
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New EPA Chief Is Already Facing 2 Ethical Problems In His First Week, Echoing Scott Pruitt
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Andrew Wheeler's first day as acting administrator was Monday.
Merkel Pushes Back After Trump Criticizes Germany
Watch President Trump show zero diplomacy in an astonishing rant at America’s European allies in a tense NATO summit.
HHS Chief: Detaining Kids Is An Act Of ‘Generosity’
The Health and Human Services Secretary made the claim after missing the deadline to reunite families with kids under 5.
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Trump Hits Obamacare Again, Nearly Wiping Out Funds For Outreach
It will probably mean less help for the very people who need Affordable Care Act coverage the most.
Dozens Of Migrant Kids Reunited With Parents; Others Left In Detention Past Deadline
The Trump administration is missing the deadline to reunite many of the children under age 5 whom it separated from parents at the border.
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Federal Judge Dismisses Trump Administration Lawsuit Against California Sanctuary Laws
The judge, however, ruled that the DOJ could proceed with its attempt to block part of one of California's sanctuary laws.
EPA Sitting On Warnings About Cancer-Causing Chemical: Report
The health assessment that apparently was completed months ago concerns formaldehyde.
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The Trump Administration Quietly Defunded Legal Services For Trafficking Victims
The move comes just two months after Trump signed the controversial FOSTA-SESTA anti-trafficking bill.
Trump Gets Rid Of Immigrant Soldiers
The U.S. Army is discharging some immigrants who enlisted in the military based on the promise of U.S. citizenship despite their useful language and medical skills.
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Judge Bars Trump Administration From Blanket Detention Of Asylum Seekers
A judge ordered ICE to follow its own policies and review asylum-seekers for parole.
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A Holocaust Prophecy DVD And Other Odd Gifts Energy Secretary Rick Perry Has Received
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He got at least two children's books, plus a Clinton-themed version of "Macbeth."
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Got Off Easy At Virginia Restaurant, Says Trevor Noah
She could have been treated like she treats the press, says "Daily Show" host.
Immigration Officials Offer To Reunite Families With A Catch
The Department of Homeland Security says it will happily reunite migrant children separated from their parents... if they voluntarily agree to be deported.
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Conservative Columnist George Will: Vote Against GOP In Midterms
In a column for The Washington Post, the political commentator lamented "Republican misrule" and called out House Speaker Paul Ryan.
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The Dystopian Horror Of Housing Children In An Old Walmart
Confining migrants in a converted big box store is yet another sign of these dark times.
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Democrat Ted Lieu Plays Audio Of Migrant Kids Crying On House Floor
Presiding officer Karen Handel told him to cut the audio on the grounds of "breach of decorum."
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Group Of Attorneys General To Sue Trump Over Family Separation Policy
A coalition of states is filing suit against the Department of Justice for the "cruel and unlawful" border policy.
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Trump Administration Cited Racist Japanese-American Internment Decision In Briefing
“This is a repugnant attempt to rewrite history and normalize governmental abuse of power," a Japanese-American history organization said.
Stephen Colbert Ruthlessly Rebukes Sarah Huckabee Sanders Amid Family Separations
"You could resign!" Colbert said.
Democrats Beg Trump To Visit Border Himself After Meeting Infants Split From Families
"If the president had a heart, how could he let this happen?"
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Less Than One-Third Of The Public Supports Family Separations
It's no surprise that the White House is trying to distance itself from the policy.
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Trump's 'Zero-Tolerance' Immigration Policy Is Tearing Families Like These Apart
Nearly 2,000 kids have already been separated from their families.
Reporter Who Sparred With Sarah Huckabee Sanders On Migrant Policy Doubles Down
"At some point in time, we have been playing by the old rules for so long that we forgot where we are with this administration," Brian Karem said.
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Amy Poehler Got Dead Serious During A Recent Comedy Q&A
“Who cares? The whole world is on fire.”
Stephen Colbert Offers A Scathing Takedown Of Trump's Cruel Immigration Policy
The late-night host railed against the administration separating immigrant parents from their children.
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