Morgan Baskin

housing

AOC and Bernie Are Teaming Up on a Green New Deal for Housing. Here's Why It Matters.

The plan marks an attempt to marry environmental legislation with an overhaul of the country’s infrastructure.
Morgan Baskin
3 days ago
trump impeachment

The Biggest Moments of the First Live Impeachment Hearings

The action begins at 10 a.m. ET. Follow along with VICE News.
Greg Walters
Cameron Joseph
Morgan Baskin
5 days ago
DREAMers

Conservatives on the Supreme Court Sound Like They’re OK With Ending DACA

“I hear a lot of facts, sympathetic facts, you put out there, and they speak to all of us,” said Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch.
Morgan Baskin
11.12.19
immigration

Trump Just Called DACA Recipients 'Hardened Criminals' Hours Before Their Supreme Court Case

“Many of the people in DACA, no longer very young, are far from ‘angels.’ Some are very tough, hardened criminals.”
Morgan Baskin
11.12.19
prison

Jeff Sessions Wouldn't End the Use of Private Prisons. These Democrats Are Trying Again With Barr.

Democratic Sens. Chris Van Hollen and Cory Booker sent a letter Friday.
Morgan Baskin
11.8.19
Department of Homeland Security

There's Literally No One Legally Running the Department of Homeland Security Right Now

The White House missed the deadline for formally naming someone to replace acting DHS chief Kevin McAleenan.
Morgan Baskin
11.8.19
ok boomer

Bill Gates Is Worried About Living on $7 Billion. Millennials Have Some Thoughts About That.

The second-wealthiest man in the world declined to say if he'd vote for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, given her plan to tax billionaires.
Morgan Baskin
11.7.19
Election 2019

Democratic Socialists Had a Pretty Good Election Night

Several of the victories were in purple states.
Morgan Baskin
11.6.19
immigration

Trump's Fifth (!) Homeland Security Chief May Finally Be Hard-Line Enough for Him

Chad Wolf endorsed family separation.
Morgan Baskin
Liz Landers
11.1.19
katie hill

‘I’m Scared’: Katie Hill Just Slammed Republicans for Enabling Sexual Predators in Her Farewell Speech

“I'm leaving, but we have men who have been credibly accused of intentional acts of sexual violence, and remain in boardrooms, on the Supreme Court, in this very body, and worst of all, in the Oval Office.”
Morgan Baskin
10.31.19
katie hill

The Race to Replace Katie Hill in Congress Is Already a Circus

Over half a dozen people have already registered their bid to replace the freshman Democrat — including a wild-card last-minute addition.
Morgan Baskin
10.30.19
impeachment

The GOP Wants You to Believe Alex Vindman Isn't Loyal Because He Was Born in Ukraine

The national security official was listening to Trump's July 25 call with Ukraine and did not think it was "perfect."
Morgan Baskin
10.29.19
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