A dead yellow dog in a dumpster trumps Trump.
By Deb Schrishuhn for Donna, Mike F., Judy, Mike H., Janis, Amos, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, and Bryan, Dan, and the whole PDA National Team
112 DREAMers lose their protection against deportation daily because Trump refuses to act.
Thousands of Community Health centers may close this year because Congress has not re-appropriated funding, putting millions of Americans at risk for losing affordable and accessible health care.
The Environmental Protection Agency is withdrawing a policy that requires facilities, such as power plants, that are major sources of hazardous air pollutants to remain classified as major sources even if they lowered their emissions—fewer regulations, more patients for those Community Health Centers that will be closing.
As the U.S. sends thousands more troops to Afghanistan and increases airstrikes, a new report from a U.S. military auditor suggests that the war remains at a stalemate, with signs of continuing decline in Afghan government control. The Pentagon continues to withhold facts such as the number of Afghan troop casualties and the number of the Afghan forces that have received training.
Although 30 percent of Puerto Rico is still without power (up to 80 percent in some rural areas), FEMA is ending all water and food distribution on January 31 to “stimulate” the island’s economy by making out-of-work Puerto Ricans buy food and water from grocery stores that have re-opened.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo says Russia will meddle in US midterms and the Republican Congress is twiddling its thumbs–no, wait, it is releasing memos that damage the credibility of US intelligence services.
We have our work cut out for us. Progressive Democrats of America works around the clock, seven days a week, to fight back against these injustices, outrages, and authoritarian policies inflicted on American democracy by this administration. Help us help American decency.
For a less oppressive future,
Deb Schrishuhn for Donna, Mike F., Judy, Mike H., Janis, Amos, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, and Bryan, Dan, and the whole PDA National Team