Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts Democrat, proposed legislation Friday that would require companies to assess and disclose their exposure to risks created by climate change, drawing kudos from former Vice President Al Gore. Ms. Warren said the Climate Disclosure Act was intended to give investors more information on the "real and ...
Elizabeth Warren's anti-corruption bill bans foreign lobbyists, subjects domestic lobbyists to strong oversight
Newt Gingrich's 1995 Republican Revolution dismantled all the expert departmentsand bureaus that Congress depended on to make sense of the world, making lawmakers dependent on corporate lobbyists to advise them on everything from pollution to food safety to military technology to mass surveillance -- nearly 25 years later, Washington DC is a literal and figurative swamp, and only 18% of Americans say they trust Congress.
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