Author: Daniel Valencia

After a Sweet Deal With Dad, Eric Trump Assembles a Valuable Penthouse

Daniel Valencia- January 10, 2018

President Donald Trump’s son Eric is preparing to capitalize on a windfall he received from his father during the presidential campaign: He’s combining three luxury ... Read More

A Short History of the Brief and Bumpy Life of the Voting Fraud Commission

Daniel Valencia- January 4, 2018

The controversy that swirled around the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity far exceeded its output. The commission made no decisions, issued no reports, and ... Read More

Cory Booker circulates petition calling for Donald Trump to resign

Daniel Valencia- December 27, 2017

Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is circulating an online petition calling on President Trump to resign over allegations of sexual harassment. Mr. Booker is ... Read More

Trump Cuts $285m Of Funding To U.N. After Jerusalem Vote

Daniel Valencia- December 26, 2017

The U.S. will cut its 2018 contributions to the United Nations by $285 million—nearly 25 percent—an announcement that comes days after more than 120 nations ... Read More

Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

Daniel Valencia- December 26, 2017

Guatemala is to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, President Jimmy Morales said Sunday, becoming the first leader to back US President Donald Trump's ... Read More

Cornyn Says Tax Loophole Was Added To Secure Key Senate Votes

Daniel Valencia- December 18, 2017

Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the majority whip, on Sunday said a provision that could personally enrich key Republican lawmakers was added to the final ... Read More

Fatal Amtrak Derailment Occurred Along New, $181M Washington Rail Corridor

Daniel Valencia- December 18, 2017

SEATTLE — Monday's fatal derailment of an Amtrak train occurred on a rebuilt, $181 million track corridor that was supposed to make the trip between ... Read More

Barack Obama plays Santa and delivers presents to delighted kids in Washington, D.C.

Daniel Valencia- December 17, 2017

Obama Santa Former President Barack Obama surprised a group of kids at a Boys and Girls Club when he showed up to deliver presents to ... Read More

With FCC’s net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protection

Daniel Valencia- December 15, 2017

By Sascha Meinrath, Director of X-Lab; Palmer Chair in Telecommunications, Pennsylvania State University and Nathalia Foditsch, Ph.D. Student in Law and Communications, American University. Three ... Read More

Women’s March 2018 to Take Place in Las Vegas

Daniel Valencia- December 15, 2017

After successfully organizing one of the largest demonstrations in U.S. history—leading more people than attended President Donald Trump’s January 20 inauguration to fill the streets ... Read More