Politic

Why Counting The Number Of Dead After A Hurricane - Or Any Disaster - Matters

9 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

“This is inherently political because the scale of the disaster will determine what lessons we learn from it,” an expert says as Florence's toll begins to be measured.
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Rod Rosenstein Expected to End the Day Without a Job

Rod Rosenstein Expected to End the Day Without a Job

That Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will end the day without a job seems all but certain. What's unclear is how it will come to pass. Rosenstein on Monday went to the... Read more ...

Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home

Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home

Officer Amber Guyger was already charged with manslaughter in the shooting. Read more ...

Donald Trump: 'Absolute No' On Puerto Rican Statehood Bid If San Juan Mayor...

Donald Trump: 'Absolute No' On Puerto Rican Statehood Bid If San Juan Mayor Stays

The president tore into Carmen Yulín Cruz and lamented that he never got a thank you for his response to Hurricane Maria. Read more ...

Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday Hearing

Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday Hearing

Brett Kavanaugh's accuser has been embroiled in an intense negotiation with the Senate Judiciary Committee over her testimony. Read more ...

Democrats are pushing for 'immediate' legislation to protect the Mueller...

Democrats are pushing for 'immediate' legislation to protect the Mueller probe as rumors about Rosenstein's future swirl

Democrats are pushing Congress to pass legislation protecting special counsel Robert Mueller. The renewed focus on such legislation comes after reports suggested that Deputy... Read more ...

Twitter Freaks Over Chaotic Day Of Rod Rosenstein News And It's Only Monday

Twitter Freaks Over Chaotic Day Of Rod Rosenstein News And It's Only Monday

The deputy attorney general had reportedly resigned, then hadn't. It's been a long day. Read more ...

Surprise Victory Of Opposition In Maldives Elections, A Referendum On Democracy

Surprise Victory Of Opposition In Maldives Elections, A Referendum On Democracy

Voter turnout was nearly 90 percent. The challenger beat the incumbent president, who is accused of jailing opponents. The Indian Ocean nation is at the center of a rivalry... Read more ...

The War On Truth Didn't Begin With Donald Trump

The War On Truth Didn't Begin With Donald Trump

When people like a politician's lies better than they like the truth, it's tough to change their minds. Read more ...

New Poll Has Good News for Both Parties

New Poll Has Good News for Both Parties

A new poll by NBC News and the Wall Street Journal is good news for Democrats ahead of the midterms in one big way: It shows that 52% of registered voters want Democrats to... Read more ...

Women Walk Out Across The Country In Support Of Kavanaugh's Accusers

Women Walk Out Across The Country In Support Of Kavanaugh's Accusers

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