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Past articles by Heather:

Meet the man ready to battle Congress in support of Trump’s immigration strategy

The former ICE director is a top candidate to head the crisis-stricken Department of Homeland Security. → Read More

Data show America’s future is more “squad” than “send her back”

If any American "committed to building a more equitable and just world," is the squad, who does that include? → Read More

Trump rally sparks global condemnation for racist rhetoric toward Ilhan Omar

Thousands of Trump supporters chanted, "Send her back! Send her back!" in reference to the congresswoman. → Read More

How a vote on Trump’s racist remarks sparked a wild House battle

A conflict about Parliamentary procedure turned ugly in DC today. → Read More

Trump’s latest plan to deny asylum seekers protection is illegal

The new rule breaks US laws written by Congress and international treaties the US adopted decades ago. → Read More

Data show Trump is right, fewer people like his tweets now

Trump's tweet engagement has plummeted since the beginning of the year. → Read More

US border officials permanently separated 3 girls from their father because he is HIV+

The US government removed HIV positive status from the list of communicable diseases that bar immigrants from entry into the US in 2010. → Read More

Trump literally does not have the money to add citizenship to the census

Bronx Congressman Jose Serrano controls the Census budget. Reprinting the census is a "flagrant waste of money," he said. → Read More

Jeffrey Epstein’s fortune is built on fraud, a former mentor says

Steven Jude Hoffenberg says Epstein stole the seed money for his hedge fund in a Ponzi scheme. → Read More

The Trump White House tries to rewrite its own history on the environment

The Trump 2020 campaign appears to be making a deeply cynical bet that most Americans have not been paying attention to its attacks on the environment. → Read More

Charted: How much did top Democrats raise for the 2020 election last quarter?

Pete Buttigieg leads the pack, and Elizabeth Warren surprised. But Trump outraised them all combined. → Read More

US taxpayers funded this epic Trump 2020 campaign ad

If FEC officials determine the Trump campaign benefitted from the July 4th speech, the campaign could be forced to pay the costs for the event. → Read More

White supremacists and anti-fascists head to DC ahead of Trump July 4 celebration

What was once a family picnic with fireworks is now a potential stage for politically-charged clashes. → Read More

Here are the two tanks that will rumble through Trump’s July 4th spectacle

White House insistence that tanks be part of the celebration will likely further impair an already acrimonious relationship between the Trump administration and the city. → Read More

Border Patrol told detained woman to drink from toilets, Congress members say

More than a dozen lawmakers visited detention centers in Texas during a trip led by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. → Read More

Joe Biden just inflicted more pain on his candidacy by trying to undo the debate damage

Joe Biden defended his record on civil rights during a speech in Chicago today—and may have further damaged his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination instead. → Read More

Kamala Harris confronted Joe Biden about his record on desegregation

The California senator attacked Biden for sponsoring a bill in 1975 that banned the use of federal funds to bus black students to white schools. → Read More

Evangelical Christians call on Trump to fix inhumane border conditions in Jesus’s name

"Jesus reserves some of his strongest words of judgment for those who subject children to harm." → Read More

Tulsi Gabbard was a surprise breakout in first Democratic debate

The Hawaii Congresswoman demanded an end to the war in Afghanistan. She also had interesting hair. → Read More

Homeland Security chief’s future uncertain after a right-wing media assault

McAleenan defended Trump's wall and recommended family separation; now far-right media wants him out. → Read More