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Agriculture Department buries studies showing dangers of climate change

President Donald Trump and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue have both expressed skepticism about climate change and appear to have suppressed research efforts on the topic. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo POLITICO Investigation The Trump [...]

State Department Defies Trump Agenda On Pride Month.

Tweet reddit Whatsapp Email Share Share Print ABC News recently reported that the State Department denied four separate embassies’ requests to fly the rainbow flag on official flagpoles, in celebration of Pride month.  According [...]

Justice Department filing contradicts Kushner’s view of Russia threat

A court filing related to the case of Russian gun activist Mariia Butina revealed the scope of Russian interference in U.S. politics in the eyes of the Justice Department. | Pavel Ptitsin/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

House passes legislation to fund Interior Department, EPA, provide back pay for federal workers

The House on Friday passed another spending bill that would reopen parts of the federal government, including the Interior Department, Environmental Protection Agency and national parks. The House also approved legislation the Senate passed [...]

Bill Bar, Trump Attorney General nominee, backed by Justice Department alums

More than 120 former Justice Department officials have signed onto a letter expressing support for Attorney General nominee William Barr ahead of his confirmation hearing next week. The letter is signed by three former attorneys general, two [...]

Gun store courts women with department store approach

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) – With a scent machine that wafts grapefruit and vanilla fragrances through the air, guns displayed in cases similar to those found in jewelry stores and a high-end women’s fashion boutique, the suburban Kansas [...]

Adam Schiff: Justice Department must ‘re-examine’ position that sitting president can’t be indicted

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that the Justice Department needs to reconsider its longstanding position that a sitting president cannot be indicted. In a CNN interview Wednesday, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, [...]

Trump picks State Department spokeswoman for top U.N. post

Heather Nauert’s apparent appointment came as something of a surprise, as people close to the situation had previously said the former Fox News anchor had fallen out of contention after emerging as an early favorite. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty [...]

Rhode Island ACLU sues city police department over records

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – The American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island is suing the Pawtucket Police Department, arguing they are illegally denying requests for reports on police misconduct. It’s the second time in about a year [...]

Jeff Sessions or ‘deep state’: Donald Trump’s Justice Department dilemma

Firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as President Trump has repeatedly hinted he might do, would leave key components of the Justice Department in the hands of the very career officials the president has railed against as his “deep state” [...]