Tag: Donald Trump

Trump Obliterates Obama Environmental Regulations

President Trump said he signed his executive order to undo Obama's Clean Power Plan so he could end the "war on coal" and bring back jobs. But all his action has done, say a range of New York elected officials and environmental activists, is endanger the health and well-being of millions of Americans.

GOP, Trump Pull Obamacare Repeal Bill Amid Party Revolt

The move to scrap the bill minutes before lawmakers were to vote marked a stunning defeat for Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan.

Schumer: Judge Gorsuch Will Need 60 Senate Votes to Reach the...

New York's Sen. Schumer blasted Judge Gorsuch as someone who "instinctively favors the powerful over the weak" and "corporations over working Americans."

GOP Considers Gutting Maternity & Preventive Services to Secure House Votes

The fight may come down to a provision in the ACA requiring health care plans to cover a range of benefits, including pregnancy, newborn care, substance abuse, prescription drugs and wellness services.

Cuomo: GOP’s Health Care Changes Potentially ‘Devastating’ To New York

An angry Cuomo took aim at House Republicans after the provision was added the beleaguered health care bill as a way to sway unconvinced Republicans in Congress to support the bill.

FBI Director Confirms Russia-Trump Campaign Probe, Refutes Obama Wiretap Claim

“I have no information that supports those tweets, and we have looked carefully inside the FBI."

Is Preet Bharara Trying to Tell Us Something?

Only the fired U.S. attorney knows for sure.

Judge Uses Trump’s Own Words Against Him in Nationwide Halt of...

Trump’s controversial remarks about a religion worshiped by 1.6 billion people worldwide endeared him further to his supporters, but those words are coming back to haunt him now that he’s president.

Travel Ban 2.0: For Muslims & Immigrants, Outrage Gives Way To...

The various policies being put forth by the administration in the name of national security has put many people on edge. The new travel ban has not eased those tensions.

Team Trump Ousts Top Federal Prosecutor Leading Mangano, Venditto Probes In...

U.S. Attorney Robert Capers was reportedly among 46 Obama-appointed federal prosecutors ousted by the Trump administration.