Many Presidents Have Declared Emergencies — But Not Like Trump Has
When President Trump declared a national emergency on the Southern border today, he claimed the move was routine — even as he acknowledged the administration would likely face legal challenges.
Week In The News: National Emergency, Parkland, Amazon New York And More
President Trump to sign the border deal and declare a national emergency. The first anniversary of Parkland. Amazon cancels plans for a New York headquarters.
Green New Deal Aims To Address Climate Change. Would It Work Without Nuclear Power?
You say we have to tackle climate change. Fine. But can you do it without nuclear power? It’s a hot-button issue for environmentalists. And the Green New Deal sidesteps it.
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