Tracking turnover in the Trump administration

By Kathryn Dunn Tenpas     1/1/20   
The rate of turnover among senior level advisers to President Trump has generated a great deal of attention. Below, we offer four resources to help measure and contextualize this turnover. The first set of resources…

The Cabinet

Established in Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution, the Cabinet’s role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of each member’s respective office.


Climate Politics/Capitol Light (41)

By Joel Stronberg     1/27/20   
The Trump administration has gone to great pains to purge Obama-era science advisers from federal advisory boards and replace them with their own. Trump’s scientists seem to have the integrity many of his administrative appointees,…

Trump admin mulls sprawling Calif. wind project

By Scott Streater   Photo: Tony Webster/Wikimedia Commons  6/21/19   
The Interior Department announced today it will conduct a detailed analysis of a major new proposed wind power project in Northern California, one of only a handful of large-scale wind projects the Trump administration has…