• Draft Trump order abandons campaign promise to challenge Big Pharma

    Big Pharma has captured the Trump administration. The Donald Trump who promised to make medications more affordable, ease Americans’ pain and take on the giant corporations is nowhere to be seen.

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  • Babies knowingly put in harm's way?

    After learning of faulty equipment that could endanger babies, clinical trial leaders continued experiment, apparently didn’t alert key officials.

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  • Lobbyist waivers show ethics are an inconvenience for Trump

    The White House has released waivers showing that Trump is permitting an oil and gas lobbyist to help devise energy policy, insurance lobbyists to work on a range of retirement and financial regulatory matters, and corporate lawyers to engage with their former colleagues.

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    Watch our video showing how corporations have captured the White House.

  • Trump's rejection of Paris Accord is an epic blunder

    President Donald Trump will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, a major departure from our international partners and weakens efforts to curb global warming.

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  • Halfway there: Nevada is 19th state to call for a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United

    With Nevada becoming the 19th state to support a constitutional amendment to overturn the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling, the effort to rid politics of the corrupting influence of money has reached a milestone. The movement has support from half of the 38 states needed to enact such an amendment after it is approved by two-thirds of both chambers of Congress.

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