FROM Brad Klapper
Hillary Clinton Goes to Greenland to Discuss the Arctic The melting of ice in Greenland is evidence of global warming; it creates opportunities for industrial development; and it puts the US in an uncomfortable diplomatic position. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attended the Seventh Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council in Nuuk, Greenland that ended yesterday. Bradley Klapper, who was there for the Associated Press , has more on Clinton's visit and how Greenlanders themselves regard unprecedented environmental change.
GOP 'Nukes' the Senate filibuster on SCOTUS nominees Senate Democrats today blocked Judge Neil Gorsuch's appointment to the US Supreme Court… but just for the moment. The Republican majority has changed the rules to force a likely confirmation as soon as tomorrow.
Trump's ethical conflicts pile up as transparency diminishes President Trump's refusal to reveal his income tax returns is just one example of a lack of transparency that could be hiding conflicts of interest. Other conflicts are already obvious from his appointments. And he's being sued for using his job to increase his profits.