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The Green New Deal Picks Up Major Christian Endorsements

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

What climate policy would Jesus choose? One that protects nature and lifts up the poor, these Christians say.
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FDIC approves Volcker revamp, in latest move to roll back bank rules

FDIC approves Volcker revamp, in latest move to roll back bank rules

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. board voted 3-1 Tuesday to give big banks more leeway to make risky short-term bets in financial markets by loosening a landmark but highly... Read more ...

Trump, contradicting aides, says he's 'thinking about' payroll tax cut

Trump, contradicting aides, says he's 'thinking about' payroll tax cut

President Donald Trump undercut his aides on Tuesday, saying he has "been thinking about" the prospect of a payroll tax cut, just hours after one of his main spokespeople... Read more ...

Julián Castro Is 10th Democrat To Qualify For September Presidential Debate

Julián Castro Is 10th Democrat To Qualify For September Presidential Debate

The former HUD secretary made the cut just over a week before the deadline to hit polling and fundraising benchmarks. Less than half the field is likely to make it on stage in... Read more ...

Trump says he could tap Pompeo deputy to be new ambassador to Russia

Trump says he could tap Pompeo deputy to be new ambassador to Russia

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan "could very well be” his pick to be the new envoy to Russia. Speaking to reporters in the Oval... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

The existence of the will, first reported by the New York Post, raised new questions about Epstein's final days. Read more ...

Trump mulls scaling back proposed $4B in foreign aid cuts

Trump mulls scaling back proposed $4B in foreign aid cuts

President Donald Trump is considering abandoning a large portion of the billions of dollars in foreign aid cuts his budget hawks are pushing, as he finds himself torn again... Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

Omar, Tlaib denounce Israel over travel restrictions

Omar, Tlaib denounce Israel over travel restrictions

Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib continued to criticize Israel Monday, slamming Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for barring the two lawmakers from visiting last week over... Read more ...

Barr Doesn't Mention Epstein, but Reassigns Prisons Chief

Barr Doesn't Mention Epstein, but Reassigns Prisons Chief

Attorney General Bill Barr has made another staff-related move in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's suicide. Barr on Monday announced that federal Bureau of Prisons Acting Director... Read more ...

'I Am Sorry': Warren's Message at Native American Forum

'I Am Sorry': Warren's Message at Native American Forum

Elizabeth Warren addressed a presidential forum on Native American issues in Iowa on Monday and didn't try to avoid the elephant in the room. "Like anyone who's being honest... Read more ...