A massive overhaul of the US tax code that showers benefits on business owners and high-income earners passed out of the House of Representatives on Thursday.
There are currently 145 federal court vacancies. With 47 nominees named, including the latest unqualified judicial nominee, the Trump administration is moving quickly.
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Timothy A. Wise is a senior researcher at the Small Planet Institute's Land and Food Rights Program, and a researcher at the Global Development & Environment Institute at Tufts University.