The Trans-Pacific Partnership is dead, Schumer tells labor leaders
The Washington Post has the story.
From Mother Jones: This gorgeous short film takes us to the heart of the Dakota Access Pipeline standoff
If you have a couple of minutes, watch Mni Wiconi: The Standing at Standing Rock, and read about it at Mother Jones.
Has Austin Knudsen Released His Dress Code Rules for the Montana Press, Legislators in 2017 yet?
Because they love freedom and personal liberty, Knudsen and his GOP colleague issued a formal mandatory dress code in 2015 for anyone who seeks to be allowed into the House floor, the first of its kind. Besides demanding “business formal” dress, the decree called on women to mind their necklines and skirt lengths. House GOP leadership are empowered to police the new edict.
Oh, and remember how this important policy was written in all capital letters? What else would you expect from such world-class leaders. Read the 2015 code here.
Legislators’ Private Email Use Rampant
As Mike Jopek points out on Twitter,
5 out of 6 of the all-male 2017 GOP leadership team used private email during and after the last Legislature.
These emails have not been released to the public.