Tag: Politics

News / Salon - 15 hours ago

Jeff Sessions won’t commit to not jailing journalists

Jeff Sessions (Credit: AP/Alex Brandon) Days after President Trump openly suggested that the broadcasting licenses for networks whose reporting he does not like be revoked, his attorney general refused to pledge he won’t try to jail journali...

News / Salon - 16 hours ago

Why the unpopular GOP may still have the 2018 edge

Paul Ryan (Credit: Getty/Win McNamee) Even though Democrats have a major statistical edge over Republicans going into the 2018 midterm elections, it’s very likely that the GOP will still control the House of Representatives next year. “W...