Another Billionaire, Another Russia Connection

February 27, 2017 theFAULT 0

Continuing a pattern, Republican President Donald Trump’s cabinet, in a 2-for-1, has gained a billionaire with Russian connections, according to the Sun-Sentinel. “The Senate on Monday confirmed billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary as President Donald Trump […]

States' Rights

Republicans Seek Federal Overreach on Marijuana

February 25, 2017 theFAULT 0

Paul Armentano: “The Trump administration hinted yesterday of a forthcoming federal crackdown in the eight states that have elected to regulate their marijuana markets,” White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer: “I think that when you […]


For-profit Prisons to Flourish in Trumpland

February 23, 2017 theFAULT 0

According to The Guardian, “The Trump administration has scrapped Barack Obama’s program of ending the justice department’s use of private prisons, embracing an industry that has come under sharp criticism from civil rights advocates.” “The […]

Trump Lies

Trump Nixes Protections for Vulnerable Americans

February 23, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Times: “President Trump on Wednesday rescinded protections for transgender students that had allowed them to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity.” “The consequences of this decision will no doubt be heartbreaking. This isn’t […]


Keep Calm and Run Away

February 23, 2017 theFAULT 0

Senate and House Republicans, unable to justify their positions on a range of topics to their constituents at town hall meetings, have been skipping the events altogether, The Denver Post reports. “ ‘If you’re there at a […]


CIA Analyst Resigns Rather Than Serve Under Trump

February 22, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a Washington Post Op-Ed, Edward Price, former Spokesperson for the National Security Council, after announcing his resignation, said “I cannot in good faith serve this administration as an intelligence professional.” Price went on to […]