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  • Public Citizen Finds Widespread Support for Regulating Big Tech Companies and Protecting Data Privacy May 25, 2018
    By David Rosen, Public Citizen A growing number of voices are calling for greater regulation of technology companies, increased privacy and security protections for online personal data, as well as measures to protect the integrity of our elections in the digital age. Here’s what people are saying. ... The post Public Citizen Finds Widespread Support […]
  • EPA Extends Comment Deadline, Schedules Hearing on Science Proposal After Pretty Much Everyone Complains May 25, 2018
    By Michael Halpern, Union of Concerned Scientists The EPA today extended the comment deadline to August 16 on its proposal to restrict the types of science that can be used in EPA decisions after pretty much everyone—from the American Home Builders Association to the American Geophysical Union—compl... The post EPA Extends Comment Deadline, Schedules Hearing on Science […]
  • Pruitt Pop Quiz May 25, 2018
    By Liz Perera, Sierra Club Q:  When is embattled climate-denying Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt willing to say that reducing carbon emissions is a good thing? A:  Only when he’s granting a favor to a powerful industry (and their Pruitt-pals-turned-lobbyists), harming publ... The post Pruitt Pop Quiz appeared first on Coalition for Sensible Safeguards.
  • FERC Takes a Step Backward on Environmental Impacts May 23, 2018
    By Gillian Giannetti, Natural Resources Defense Council A 3-2 majority of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) unveiled a new policy last Friday that limits FERC’s analysis and disclosure of the environmental impacts of natural gas pipeline projects. The decision is a step backward for FE... The post FERC Takes a Step Backward on Environmental Impacts […]
  • 13 Ways Pruitt’s EPA Has Made Your Life More Toxic May 23, 2018
    By Melanie Benesh, Environmental Working Group Today is the first day of an Environmental Protection Agency summit on perfluorinated substances, or PFAS. The group of chemicals is linked to a host of health issues, including cancer, thyroid disease, weakened immunity and other health issues. Perfluo... The post 13 Ways Pruitt’s EPA Has Made Your Life […]

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  • The Defining Higher Ed Abuse of the DeVos Era May 24, 2018
    Troubling conversions of predatory for-profit colleges into corrupted non-profits benefit wealthy insiders — and harm students and taxpayers Below are comments I plan to deliver today to the U.S. Department of Education’s National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI).  Members of the committee, good morning. Mr. Gunderson and Carl Barney, Mr. Juhlin’s boss, have […]
  • Trump Terrible 10: I Hereby Demand Edition May 22, 2018
    If you voted for Trump and he goes to prison you should go too. Since 2017, Republic Report‘s “Trump Terrible 10” has ranked the week’s 10 most disgraceful figures in Trump world. Republic Report, which focuses on how money corrupts democracy, has met its abusive dream mate with the kleptocratic administration of President Donald J. Trump. Trump and […]
  • Trump Terrible 10: Search for the Leakers Edition May 17, 2018
    Since 2017, Republic Report‘s “Trump Terrible 10” has ranked the week’s 10 most disgraceful figures in Trump world. This week we’re actually counting down the top 15. Because sifting through all the backstabbing leaks and other disclosures from this administration, it took us hours this morning to cut down the list from over 100 disgraceful people, and […]
  • Inside a For-Profit College Conversion: Lucrative Ties, Troubling Actions May 16, 2018
    The once for-profit Art Institutes are now run by the non-profit, faith-based Dream Center. But they’re connected to the new Woz U and a web of for-profit companies — raising questions of conflict of interest and legal compliance.  On the phone, Brent Richardson, the CEO and co-chairman of the new non-profit Dream Center Educational Holdings […]
  • Trump Terrible 10: Pre-Ordered Nobel Peace Prize Edition May 10, 2018
    In these tough times, hold your cheeldren close and comfort them with a repurposed Federal Trade Commission pamphlet. Yeah. Y’all know this shit as well as I do, so this week let’s get this done quickly, OK? Since 2017, Republic Report‘s “Trump Terrible 10” has ranked the week’s 10 most disgraceful figures in Trump world. Republic Report, […]

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