Beto O’Rourke raises $10.4 million in second quarter of 2018, again outpacing Ted Cruz by wide margin | The Texas Tribune

Following the March primaries and May runoffs, the November ballot is largely set. Texas hasn’t elected a Democrat statewide since 1994. Republicans hope to maintain that streak while Democrats are betting on a “blue wave.” Sign up for… Read More

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club in Florida seeks to hire 40 foreign workers

President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club has applied for permission to hire 40 foreign workers to serve as waiters during the winter social season in Palm Beach, Fla., according to data posted Thursday by the Labor Department…. Read More

Migrant mother reunited with 1-year-old says he was ‘full of dirt and lice’ and apparently not bathed for 85 days

President Donald Trump’s zero-tolerance policy has drawn mass bipartisan criticism for separating children from their families. The Trump administration has torn very young children from their families. On June 20, President Trump signed an executive… Read More

What Must We Do Now?

by Robert Reich My friends, this is a dark hour. Intolerance, cruelty, racism, misogyny, xenophobia, and environmental destruction have been let loose across the land. Trump controls the Republican Party, the Republican Party controls the… Read More