As a member of Congress representing Montana, Ryan Zinke has a history of voting to censor scientific research to prevent its use by the federal government. Just a few months ago, Zinke voted to prohibit the federal government from considering certain kinds of scientific studies,
When Congress passed the National Security Act in 1947, it did so to protect American democracy from the growing power of the U.S. military. World War II had just ended, and Americans saw the danger of fascist states in which national government, military power, and
The following Senate Democrats chose to join with the Republican Party, to break Barack Obama’s veto, and to allow a dangerous pipeline to carry petroleum sludge from Alberta’s tar sands all the way through America’s heartland.