Sam Clovis, the controversial climate change skeptic nominated to be the Department of Agriculture’s Chief Scientist, is the Trump Administration’s latest move in its war against science and the environment. Clovis is not a scientist, yet he’ll serve in a key scientific research oversight post if confirmed.
Disability rights activists were integral to defeating the ACA repeal, and saving healthcare for millions of Americans. Today we look at other issues being championed by some of those activists, who comprise a broad cross-section of Americans.
Senate Republicans are still trying to take away our healthcare. The Senate leadership is hoping we’re tired of fighting, and we won’t show up to fight a mystery bill with no solutions. Not a chance: we’re here. Calls have started to favor the Republican plan, so we need to swing into action today.