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Teachers take to the picket lines in Los Angeles

2 monthes ago   |   By Politico

The president of the National Education Association said that as a strike begins today in Los Angeles , teachers are optimistic their action will draw attention on the plight of public schools - just like in several red states last spring. “When we saw that redfored wave starting in West Virginia, Oklahoma, Arizona last year, they took it to the streets, and the public then started to pay attention to what had been happening for years in their public school," Lily Eskelsen Garcia, president of the nation's largest labor union, told MSNBC in an interview that aired before the school day...
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Los Angeles Teachers Begin Huge Strike

Los Angeles Teachers Begin Huge Strike

2 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

“I feel like it's not just about the teachers, it's about everyone,” said a student at the nation's second-largest school district.
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Trump To Nominate Former Delta Airlines Executive To Lead FAA

Trump To Nominate Former Delta Airlines Executive To Lead FAA

The nomination of Stephen Dickson comes as the agency faces criticism for its response to crashes involving the Boeing 737 Max. (Image credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images) Read more ...

Lighthizer, Mnuchin headed to China next week for more trade talks

Lighthizer, Mnuchin headed to China next week for more trade talks

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will return to China next week for more bilateral trade talks, a Trump administration official... Read more ...

Supreme Court Rules ICE Can Detain Some Immigrants Indefinitely

Supreme Court Rules ICE Can Detain Some Immigrants Indefinitely

The court's conservative wing sided with President Donald Trump's administration. Read more ...

Elizabeth Warren Calls For Getting Rid Of The Electoral College

Elizabeth Warren Calls For Getting Rid Of The Electoral College

The Massachusetts Democrat endorsed abolishing the Electoral College, the first time she's publicly taken the stance. Read more ...

Pentagon details military projects at risk in border wall fight

Pentagon details military projects at risk in border wall fight

The Pentagon on Monday sent lawmakers a lengthy list of nearly $12.9 billion in unobligated military construction funds that could be raided to build more barriers on the... Read more ...

Alan Krueger, Democratic labor economist, dies at 58

Alan Krueger, Democratic labor economist, dies at 58

Alan Krueger, a prominent labor economist who was President Barack Obama's top economic adviser, died this past weekend. He was 58. Krueger, a Princeton economist, served as... Read more ...

Dems seek probe of ex-massage parlor owner who allegedly sought access to Trump

Dems seek probe of ex-massage parlor owner who allegedly sought access to Trump

A former massage parlor owner who reportedly arranged in a separate business access for clients to President Donald Trump should be investigated as a potential... Read more ...

Trump claims media is trying to blame him for New Zealand mass shooting

Trump claims media is trying to blame him for New Zealand mass shooting

President Donald Trump on Monday accused “the fake news media” of attempting to blame him for the mass shooting at two mosques in New Zealand on Friday. “The Fake News Media is... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway Implores Everyone To Read Accused Killer's White Supremacy...

Kellyanne Conway Implores Everyone To Read Accused Killer's White Supremacy Manifesto

Apparently Trump needs the words of a suspected mass shooter in New Zealand to exonerate him. Read more ...

Trump faces failing strategy on auto jobs as he heads to Ohio

Trump faces failing strategy on auto jobs as he heads to Ohio

President Donald Trump heads to Ohio Wednesday embroiled in a fight with General Motors and the United Auto Workers over the closing of GM's Lordstown plant. But his attempts... Read more ...