Hurricane Season Begins Without Trump Appointed Leader at FEMA or NOAA

Hurricane Season Begins Without Trump Appointed Leader at FEMA or NOAA

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season started Thursday, June 1, in the absence of a Trump appointed leader at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) or the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). According to two these federal agencies, 2017 could bring “above-normal” storm activity and residents along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts should prepare by […]

Amid Russia Probe Another Looming Threat to Democracy Is Overlooked

Amid Russia Probe Another Looming Threat to Democracy Is Overlooked

With the entire nation distracted by the ongoing Russia investigation and its implications for America’s democracy, it has been easy to overlook news of a resolution that was quietly approved in May by the Republican-dominated legislature in Texas. Yet the resolution, calling for a convention of states to amend the U.S. Constitution, has implications that […]

Trump’s Communications Director Breaks Free From the Chain of Fools

Trump’s Communications Director Breaks Free From the Chain of Fools

Mike Dubke, President Trump’s Communications Director, breaks free from the chain of fools. The 47-year-old, who worked closely with Sean Spicer, served three months before tendering his resignation. His last day has not yet been determined because he offered to remain and help during the President’s foreign trip. Amid the growing Russia and FBI scandal, […]