Today, the White House signaled that Donald Trump will pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement. The USA will join Syria and Nicaragua, the only other nations on the planet that refuse to participate in the international agreement to take action on
Senate Republicans Introduce Bill To Make Abortion Illegal By Granting Embryos Constitutional Rights
Yesterday, nine Republican U.S. senators introduced S. 231, legislation to make abortion illegal by granting embryos the same constitutional rights as children. Senators Rand Paul, Jim Risch, Mike Rounds, Mike Crapo, Tim Scott, John Thune, David Perdue, Jim Inhofe, and John Boozman sponsored the legislation
As this list shows, corruption is somewhat bipartisan, in case of the influence of United Technologies Corporation. In the current election cycle, however, the United Technologies PAC is giving two thirds of its money to Republican candidates, and just one third of its money to Democratic candidates.