TCNP 26 - ICE, Ice, and a $5,000 Chair

Call your Senators:

https://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm?OrderBy=state

Call your Representatives in the House:

https://www.house.gov/representatives/

 

HUD Decorations Spending

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2018/02/28/5000-for-a-decent-chair-for-ben-carson-here-are-some-less-pricey-options/?utm_term=.57b6cf140cd6

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/complaint-hud-employee-demoted-over-office-makeover-request/

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/375975-hud-spending-165k-on-lounge-furniture-for-office-report

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/feb/27/ben-carson-spokesman-falsely-denied-expensive-table-bought?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/first-class-travel-distinguishes-scott-pruitts-epa-tenure/2018/02/11/5bb89afc-0b7d-11e8-8b0d-891602206fb7_story.html?utm_term=.3ffc19894f0f

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/09/29/554475788/price-resigns-from-trump-cabinet-amidst-private-jet-investigations

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/08/ben-carson-hud-secretary.html

 

Hope Hicks' White Lies

http://www.businessinsider.com/hope-hicks-reportedly-admits-telling-lies-for-trump-2018-2

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/375949-hope-hicks-says-working-for-trump-requires-her-to-tell-white-lies

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/28/us/politics/hope-hicks-resign-communications-director.html

 

Congress and Gun Control Debate

https://www.wsj.com/articles/dicks-raises-age-for-gun-buyers-will-stop-selling-assault-weapons-1519824569

https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/27/congress-guns-background-checks-bill-429509

https://www.npr.org/2018/02/27/589131407/congress-stalled-on-bills-to-tighten-gun-background-check-system

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2018/02/26/what-will-congress-realistically-do-on-guns-after-the-florida-shooting/?utm_term=.75d23e11fd5f

https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/27/emma-gonzalez-florida-twitter-nra-426642

 

Immigration

https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/27/politics/daca-revocation-ruling/index.html

https://www.npr.org/2018/02/26/588813001/supreme-court-declines-to-take-up-key-daca-case-for-now

https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2018/02/26/what-the-supreme-courts-punt-on-daca-means/?utm_term=.7aa7f69006a5

http://thehill.com/regulation/court-battles/375791-supreme-court-rules-immigrants-can-be-detained-indefinitely#.WpXD9EBRneQ.twitter

https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/17pdf/15-1204_f29g.pdf

https://www.cnn.com/2017/02/24/politics/undocumented-immigrants-not-necessarily-criminal/index.html

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/ice-arrests-immigration-operation-san-francisco-bay-area/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2018/02/28/oakland-mayor-libby-schaaf-tipped-off-immigrants-about-ice-raid-and-isnt-sorry-she-did/?utm_term=.25f42b869a4e

https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/28/us/oakland-mayor-libby-schaaf-ice-arrests/index.html

 

China

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/25/world/asia/china-xi-jinping.html

http://fortune.com/2018/02/26/xi-jinping-china-term-limit-constitution/

https://www.npr.org/2018/02/28/589415488/china-plans-to-abolish-term-limits-for-president-xi-jinping

https://www.npr.org/2018/02/26/588927017/china-cracks-down-on-memes-after-proposal-to-end-presidential-term-limits

https://www.npr.org/2018/02/26/588927007/the-implications-of-china-eradicating-presidential-term-limits

 

German Diesel Car Ban

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/27/589249280/german-court-will-let-cities-ban-some-diesel-cars-to-decrease-pollution

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/27/world/europe/diesel-driving-ban-germany-stuttgart.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/31/world/europe/31germany.html

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/07/business/energy-environment/german-renewable-energy.html

 

The Park Golfer's Ice Escape

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/mike-delahunt-ice-petitcodiac-park-golfer-1.4549415

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/mike-delahunt-ice-petitcodiac-park-golfer-moncton-1.4551980

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/moncton-fire-department-police-ice-stranded-man-1.4546540