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What Trump's executive orders in his first 100 days were actually about

Many Trump supporters defend the president's use of power by saying he was simply getting rid of Obama's egregious actions.<p>While nearly all of Trump's presidential actions have reversed Obama's policies, very few of them actually canceled orders his predecessor signed.<p>Of the 13 executive orders or …

Far fewer refugees entering US despite travel ban setbacks

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Somali refugee Mohamoud Saed was elated when he learned that his wife and eight children had completed the lengthy refugee …

As Trump Defends Muslim Ban, Courts Become Crucial Buffer Against Executive Power

Protesters outside a hotel in Manhattan where Donald Trump was speaking during the presidential campaign, December 11, 2015. The judges weighing in …

Trump attacks civil rights leader who questioned his election win | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump began a long holiday weekend that honors slain black civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. by attacking another rights activist and politician who had said he does not see Trump as a “legitimate president.”<p>President-elect Donald Trump speaks …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Odd stories abound as we get nearer the resolution of the all-out war<p>10:15 p.m. April 1, 2018<p>This year’s box office so far has been a story of one …

Ferguson Painting Coming Down Again

Controversial piece, subject of tug of war between Democrats and Republicans, determined to violate rules<p>The Capitol high school art competition …

Arizona Children Could Lose Health Coverage Under Obamacare Repeal

Like any college student, Vanessa Ramirez never expected chemotherapy would be part of her busy school schedule.<p>"I don't have any history of cancer in my family, so it wasn't something I was on the lookout for," Ramirez says, sitting outside the library of her alma mater, Arizona State University, …

How Conservative A Supreme Court Nominee Can Trump Get Through The Senate?

What are Donald Trump’s chances of getting his Supreme Court nominee confirmed by the Senate? That depends on who he picks — Trump needs to find a …

This conservative economist makes the case for a carbon tax

N. Gregory Mankiw is, if not a household name, a dorm-room one. His <i>Principles of Economics</i> textbook is the standard for most college intro-to-econ …

The world just took another huge step forward on fighting climate change

<i>This story has been updated.</i><p>Last week, we learned that the Paris climate agreement will go into effect in November after the European Union formally joined the accord, tipping it past the threshold needed to become a reality.<p>Now this week brings another major foray in international climate …

Making Sense of President Trump’s Contradictory Energy Plan

<i>This story originally appeared on High Country News and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>Open the Whitehouse.gov website since President …

Natural Gas

Report Reaffirms Need for White House Strategy to Confront Terrorist Threat

<i>Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Task Force Chairman John Katko (R-NY), Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX), Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), Rep.</i> …

Boehner on ObamaCare Ruling: Big Victory for Limited Government & Our First Principles

<b>WASHINGTON, DC</b> – Calling it “a big victory…for limited government and our first principles,” House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) applauded yesterday’s …

U.S. Federal Courts

One Day More: The Calm Before The Pope

Yesterday, we showed you what Pope Francis will see when he walks out on to the Speaker’s Balcony following his address to Congress. Today, courtesy …

A Guide To The New Arizona

<b>While we wait for Governor Jan Brewer</b> to thoroughly read a two-page bill that she might have to veto, let's take a look at the standing law at the moment in where-the-fk-else? Arizona.<p>This looks like a, lovely place for lunch or dinner. The menu looks scrumptious, especially that shrimp thingat the …

Clinton helps Grimes raise $700K

Former President Bill Clinton helped Alison Lundergan Grimes rake in a substantial amount of cash during a fundraiser this week for the Kentucky Democratic Senate contender.<p>A Grimes campaign official confirmed Wednesday that the previous day’s event in Louisville raised $700,000, higher than …

The Danger of an Overgrown Regulatory Blanket

In the aftermath of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, lawmakers crafted a host of regulations designed to make sure such a …

Money chase revs back up

House Republicans moved into fundraising overdrive just hours after Congress voted to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling.<p>A flurry of email solicitations started Thursday morning filling lobbyists’ and donors’ email in-boxes reminding downtowners to “Save the Date” and mark their …

NSA reform advocates oppose White House proposal to hand data to FBI

Advocates for the curtailment of bulk surveillance are pre-emptively opposing a reform proposal presented to the White House under which responsibility for the National Security Agency’s vast database of US phone records would be handed over to the FBI.<p>That proposal, first reported by the Wall …

Elizabeth Warren takes on Sallie Mae

The Massachusetts senator is worried that the student loan behemoth is hurting young people and the economy<p>Liberal Sen. Elizabeth Warren's campaign against economic inequality has led her to focus on a new target: student loan giant Sallie Mae.<p>On Tuesday, Warren sent a letter to Sallie Mae chief …

Why a Republican Congress might actually be the end of the world

Keystone XL may be dead for now, but it’s only one of several measures that would put the planet in grave danger<p>Pop the champagne corks in Washington! It’s party time for Big Energy. In the wake of the midterm elections, Republican energy hawks are ascendant, having taken the Senate and House by …

Risk appetite in practice

From time to time, I am asked about the best risk management activity I have seen. Perhaps the best overall ERM was at SAP. I wouldn’t say it was …

Disturbing New Facts About American Capitalism

“Let your winners run” is one of the oldest adages in investing. One of the newest ideas is that the winners may be running away with everything.<p>Modern capitalism is built on the idea that as companies get big, they become fat and happy, opening themselves up to lean and hungry competitors who can …

Investing

Why is the US sending members of an alleged hate group to a UN conference on women?

Established in the 1946 charter of the United Nations, the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) holds one of the largest, most important yearly events addressing progress in women’s equality on an international scale. The meetings are attended by thousands of representatives of member states, …

Museum of the American Revolution

Just two blocks from Independence Hall in Philadelphia, the <b>Museum of the American Revolution</b> draws inspiration from the document voted upon and …

The American Revolution and us: How to make our kids #passionateabouthistory

The Revolutionary War lasted eight years, but ask any eight-year-old if they’d rather go to a museum to learn about it or play on an iPad – guess which answer you’ll get? But take heart, ye who fear that 21st century kids are in danger of losing our history! There is a revolutionary movement …

The Questions of a Lifetime

‘Why are we in America?’ I asked when I was 4. The next eight decades have provided many answers.<p>‘Why are we in America?” was the first substantive question I ever asked. It was 1939. I was 4 years old and speaking to my father, Yudie, in a San Antonio neighborhood not far removed from the …

Siblings

The nation’s capital sets another tourism record

The nation’s capital chalked up its best year yet for tourism in 2016, boosted by the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, a lively presidential election, some 15 citywide conventions, and such events as an Atlantic Coast Conference basketball …

A legal expert lays out three cases for impeaching Trump

<b>Jacob Weisberg: There's a historical question about when impeachment has been used, and there's a constitutional question about what's allowed, but fundamentally there's a political question: Are you going to do this?</b><p><b>Noah Feldman:</b> Impeachment has two parts. First, the House actually passes articles …

Democratic leaders say Trump’s impeachment is ‘on the table’

In a conference call Wednesday organized by the Progressive Change Campaign Coalition, House Democrats Ruben Gallego (Ariz.) and Marc Pocan (Wis.) …