Monday, June 17, 2019
Julian Assange attorneys speak to press after UK guilty verdict

UN Official: Assange Faces ‘Show Trial’ if Extradited

The Story: Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, visited in a London prison by a UN human rights lawyer and two medical experts, is reportedly...

‘Pentagon Papers’ Figure Running for President 2020

The Story: Michael Gravel, who is a former Senator (D) from Alaska and at 89 years something of a blast from the political past, is...
Fight brewing as Trump favors big oil in Alaska

Klobuchar Opposes Ethanol Refinery Waivers

The Story: Senator Amy Klobuchar (D - MN), a candidate for President, has come out against refinery waivers on the ethanol rules. This is an...
President Trump Announces the Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Nominee

The Politics of the Money Supply

The Story: The US Federal Reserve has received a lot of criticism in recent months for what many see as an overly rigid stance toward...
Bill and Hillary Clinton announce new speaking tour

An Open US Senate Seat in New Mexico

The Story: Next year the people of New Mexico (a state that voted for Hillary Clinton for President) will elect a new US Senator to...
Vice President Mike Pence on President Trump's offer to Democrats to end the shutdown stalemate

Vice President Pence and Immigration

The Story: There have been reports that the Vice President, Michael Pence, is stepping forward within the administration, playing a greater behind-the-scenes role in discussion...

A Federal Abortion-Rights Statute

The Story: Recent developments on the US Supreme Court and in the legislatures of several states have persuaded many observers that there is risk to...

Mayor of NYC Enters Race for POTUS

The Story: Bill De Blasio, the 109th Mayor of New York City, announced last week that he is running for President of the United States,...

Andrew Yang, the 2020 Campaign, and Yucca Mountain

The Story: Most of the Democratic Party's declared candidates for President have announced their opposition to the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project, in Nye County,...

Governor Bullock Joins the Field of Candidates for POTUS

The Story: The field was already an unprecedentedly crowded one: so, what's one candidate more? On Tuesday, May 14, Governor Steve Bullock of Montana announced...