Tom Cotton

war powers

Congress Is Terrified Trump Is Being Manipulated Into a War with Iran

And they're taking steps to stop it.
Matt Laslo
6.20.19
immigration

Trump "dismissive" of Congressional Black Caucus during DACA showdown

The president reportedly said he "did not particularly care about that bloc’s demands."
David Gilbert
1.16.18
politics

Trump wants to judge immigrants by their English-speaking and job skills

Alex Thompson
8.2.17
politics

“Do your job!”: Yet another Republican town hall boils over with voter anger

Alex Thompson
2.23.17
News

Trump's Defense Secretary Could Be Military Industry Sweetheart Tom Cotton

Arkansas senator Tom Cotton has made a career out of supporting waterboarding and the defense industry while denouncing radical Islam and illegal immigration.
Cheree Franco
11.18.16
News

How Criminal Justice Reform Died

What seemed inevitable when President Obama visited a federal prison and everyone from Charles Koch to Newt Gingrich was onboard is now a pipe dream. But could that be a good thing?
Bill Keller
9.29.16
politics

Obama Lays Into Huckabee Over Iran Deal 'Oven' Comment

Obama was joined by prominent Jewish organizations, including the Anti-Defamation League in condemning Huckabee's Holocaust analogy.
VICE News
7.27.15
united states

More Former Gitmo Detainees 'Return to the Fight,' and More Are Killed By the US

A biannual report has found that nine former detainees, all of whom were released during the Bush administration, have 're-engaged' since July.
Jason Leopold
3.5.15
guantanamo bay

US Senator: 'Guantanamo Detainees Can Rot in Hell'

Senators squared off with Obama administration officials today during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the future of the detention facility.
Jason Leopold
2.5.15
News

Politicians in America's Heartland Are Spreading Fear to Get Votes

You know an election is coming up when candidates from both parties are sowing fear and disinformation about the threat the Islamic State poses to the US.
Michael Tracey
10.17.14