Republican Running in Key Florida Race Says She Was Abducted by Aliens

Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera is one of the frontrunners in the district’s GOP primary.
Kaleigh Rogers
net neutrality

Effort to Shame Republicans for Killing Net Neutrality Gains Steam in the House

Ignoring the public’s will on net neutrality is going to be an issue in the midterms.
Karl Bode
Online Propaganda

Evidence Suggests the GOP Bought at Least 17 Anti-James Comey Domains

The Republican party has apparently created a series of domains to discredit and attack former FBI director James Comey. Meanwhile, Democratic party sympathizers appear to have created similar domains to counter the Republicans’ anti-Comey campaign.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

Oh, Cool: Big Telecom Got a Massive Break from the GOP Tax Bill, and It's Raising Prices

But, you know, some employees will get a one-time holiday bonus so it’s all fine.
Kaleigh Rogers
Name and Shame

Here Are the Republicans Who Sold Out Your Online Privacy to the Broadband Industry

A public service message from Motherboard.
Sam Gustin
Trump's EPA

How Trump's Climate Takedown Will Fail

To undo the Clean Power Plan, the EPA will have to undergo the same years-long process it took to craft it to begin with.
Grennan Milliken
Disastrous Plan

As a 29-Year-Old Cancer Patient, I Find Paul Ryan’s Argument Against Health Insurance Appalling

No one should have to decide between being bankrupt or dead.
Derek Mead
Trump's EPA

This GOP Bill to Dismantle the EPA Is More Destructive Than You Think

The entire proposal is one sentence.
Ben Adler
This Land Is Our Land

Republicans Want to Take the Public Out of Public Lands Decisions

The GOP is set to kill a rule that some rural communities have embraced.
Grennan Milliken
Bad News (for) Bears

Republicans Take New Steps Toward Dismantling the Endangered Species Act

Emboldened by a Republican-controlled Congress and an anti-regulation administration, the GOP is making big moves to cripple the watershed conservation law.
Kaleigh Rogers
Cambridge Analytica

The Data That Turned the World Upside Down

How Cambridge Analytica used your Facebook data to help the Donald Trump campaign in the 2016 election.
Hannes Grassegger & Mikael Krogerus

Flint Residents Are Not Ready to Trust the Government Again

Officials said lead levels have dropped in Flint's water, but an inconclusive federal investigation has residents on edge.
Meredith Rutland Bauer