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Justice Scalia dies, setting up political showdown on Supreme Court nomination

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died today in Texas reportedly of natural causes. The 79 year old justice was appointed by President Ronald...

American Business Act on Climate Pledge Important Step for Energy Future

Tackling the negative affects of climate change has been a top-line priority for the Obama Administration for years, and now the President is getting...

Fixing the System Starts with Making it Easier for Families to...

Earlier in the week, VICE debuted a documentary on HBO called Fixing the System which explored the ways America's criminal justice system undermines democracy, disrupts families,...

White House Council Releases Report to Increase Broadband Adoption

President Obama, like many Americans and national leaders across the country, recognizes the importance of broadband as the most critical infrastructure of the 21st...

Shot Clock Ticking for Environmental Establishment: Show Me Your Diversity!

"The overall environmental movement is incredibly diverse. The mainstream environmental movement isn't," said Danielle Deane, Executive Director of Green 2.0, an initiative dedicated to...

SCOTUS saves Obamacare: subsidies to purchase health insurance will continue

On Thursday, in a 6-3 ruling the Supreme Court ruled that Americans who receive federal subsidies to purchase health insurance on exchanges will get...

Loretta Lynch confirmed, becoming first Black female Attorney General

Loretta Lynch has been confirmed by a vote of 56-43 to become the nation's Attorney General. She will succeed former attorney general Eric Holder. Lynch...

Protecting and Advancing Florida’s Position as a Technology Leader

By David Grain, Founder and Managing Partner, Grain Management, LLC In the aftermath of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) historic vote on net neutrality, policymakers...

Respect President Obama’s Office, If Not the Man

By: Catherine E. Pugh, Majority Leader, Maryland State Senate; President National Black Caucus of State Legislators Rudy Giuliani stands in a long line of those who...

Rudy Giuliani: The Right’s Latest Poster Boy for Racist Exceptionalism

If Republicans want to shed the marks of extremism and hate that taint their brand, they’ve got a lot of work to do with...