When the Trump-Pence Administration Tries to Hide Its Efforts to Roll Back Our Rights, We Don’t Back Down!

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By MiQuel Davies, National Women’s Law Center Since day one, the Trump-Pence Administration has been trying to roll back our rights and take away protections against sex discrimination. One of the ways they are trying to do this is by redefining the word “sex” to erase trans and gender...
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After Two Years, Trump’s USDA Is Making Good on Promises (to Agribusiness)

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By Karen Perry Stillerman, Union of Concerned Scientists This week, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is set to appear before Congress for the first time in a year. When he testifies on the state of the rural economy at a hearing of the House agriculture committee, he’ll have a lot to...
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FERC Can’t Just Check the Climate Box

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By Gillian Giannetti, Natural Resources Defense Council Federal law requires that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) take a “hard look” at a proposed energy’s project’s effect on climate change. In last week’s order approving the Calcasieu Pass liquefied natural gas (LNG) export...
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Five Regulatory Questions for Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell

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By Gregg Gelzinis, Center for American Progress This week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs and U.S. House Committee on Financial Services on the state of the U.S. economy and the Fed’s current monetary...
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