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SCOTUS Furthers Right-Wing Agenda of Deconstruction of the Administrative State

By Marjorie Cohn / Truthout On June 28, the six reactionary members of the Supreme Court put a final nail in the coffin of Chevron v. Natural Resources Defense Council, in the companion cases of Loper Bright Enterprises v. Raimondo and Relentless, Inc. v. Department of Commerce. By overruling Chevron, the court dramatically curtailed the power of federal agencies to interpret statutes […]

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Matt Gaetz tops lists of congressmen exploiting ‘ridiculous loophole’ in new expense format

Just last year alone, nearly 75% of the House of Representatives was reimbursed to the tune of more than $5 million on food and lodging expenses incurred while conducting official business. But an anti-corruption watchdog group is sounding the alarm over the system’s lack of transparency. The Washington Post reported Tuesday that a program the […]

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Israel’s Stalking Operation Against the ICC Is Mirrored in Its Canary Mission Attack on US Universities

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US House awards Israel $26 Billion so it can go on Killing or Wounding a Palestinian Child every 10 Minutes

Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – The US House of Representatives voted $26 billion for Israel on Saturday to reward it for its ongoing war crimes against Palestinians. Some 58 members voted against the measure, including 37 Democrats. It was the House of Representatives’ most decisive vote of confidence in genocide since the Indian Removal Act […]

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In Fit of anti-Palestinian Hatred, Congress tries to Outlaw “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free”

Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – On Wednesday the House of Representatives passed a resolution condemning the chanting of the phrase “From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free.” Since Congress, which appears to have a disproportionate number of genocidal maniacs in its ranks, is all right with the Palestinians being subjected to mass […]

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‘We are in danger as a nation’: House and Senate aides consider leaving ‘broken’ Congress

The wave of retirement announcements and sudden resignations by members of the 118th Congress may soon be spreading to lawmakers’ staff as well. Senior-level aides on both sides of the aisle are becoming increasingly frustrated with the ossified, hyper-partisan climate in Washington, DC, according to a Washington Post analysis. The Post’s Paul Kane attributed staffers’ […]

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Ralph Nader at 90 on the “Genocidal War” in Gaza & Why Congress Is a Weapon of Mass Destruction

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