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Politics or Policy? Behind the Dispute Over AT&T-Time Warner

Politics or Policy? Behind the Dispute Over AT&T-Time Warner

By Tali Arbel | Nov 22
AT&T is vowing to fight the U.S. government to save its $85 billion bid for Time Warner, after the Justice Department sued to block the deal on grounds it could hike television bills and hamper innovation.

Scaramucci: Still a Media Surrogate for Trump

Scaramucci: Still a Media Surrogate for Trump

Nov 21
Scaramucci is in Israel this week as a guest of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce, a US-based group that works with professionals, politicians and community leaders to stimulate business opportunities and and influence public policy.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Falls Short on Promises to Veterans

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Falls Short on Promises to Veterans

Nov 10
President Donald Trump is pointing to big achievements on his campaign promise to fix the Department of Veterans Affairs, but several of the initiatives are far from bold or as immediate as claimed.

Tribes in Columbia River Gorge Hit By White House Decision

Tribes in Columbia River Gorge Hit By White House Decision

By Andrew Selsky | Nov 3
The Trump administration is neglecting the U.S. government's obligation to build new homes for Indians whose original abodes were submerged by dams along the Columbia River, members of Congressional delegations from Oregon and Washington state said.

Schumer Hits Trump After Tweet on NYC Attack

Schumer Hits Trump After Tweet on NYC Attack

Nov 1
The Senate's top Democrat is hitting back after President Donald Trump faulted him for an immigration program that Trump says allowed the man in the deadly New York City bike path attack to enter the United States.

The Trump Presidency has Truly Redefined 'Breaking News'

The Trump Presidency has Truly Redefined 'Breaking News'

By D'Anne Witkowski | Oct 28
If you feel exhausted, disgusted, and helpless, well then, know that they're getting to you. All is working as planned. Tuning out the chaos is often the only coping mechanism that seems possible. Unfortunately, that means letting the chaos win.

In Poll, People Say Trump Tax Plan Benefits Rich, Companies

In Poll, People Say Trump Tax Plan Benefits Rich, Companies

By Ken Thomas and Emily Swanson | Oct 26
Most Americans say President Donald Trump's tax plan would benefit the wealthy and corporations, and less than half believe his message that "massive tax cuts" would help middle-class workers, according to an Associated Press-NORC poll.

Healey Brings Trump Resistance to SF

Healey Brings Trump Resistance to SF

By Sari Staver | Oct 21
When Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey sued the Trump administration for the seventh time this month, pundits speculated that the state's top law enforcement official might be eying a run for governor.

Creep of the Week :: Jeff Mateer Calls Homosexuality 'Elephant in the Room'

Creep of the Week :: Jeff Mateer Calls Homosexuality 'Elephant in the Room'

By D'Anne Witkowski | Oct 14
Clogging our courts up with garbage is just what Donald Trump is doing. He's outsourced the judge-picking to far right groups who have been giving him names of extremists that he is dutifully nominating. Meet one such pick - this time's Creep of the Week.

EPA Moves to Rescind Obama Plan to Slow Global Warming

EPA Moves to Rescind Obama Plan to Slow Global Warming

By Matthew Daly | Oct 9
The Trump administration intends to roll back the centerpiece of former President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, seeking to ease restrictions on greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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