Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 5/19/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: A memo written by former FBI director, James B. Comey indicated that President Trump asked Comey “to shut down the federal investigation into Mr. Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn ….” New York […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 5/5/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources (on this Cinco de Mayo) with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: The House passed the Republican Health Care Bill that would “roll back state-by-state expansions of Medicaid, which covered millions of low-income Americans” and, subject to states’ waiver rights, “would […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 4/28/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: A federal judge blocked President Trump’s executive order on immigration enforcement that would have allowed the federal government to withhold federal funding from sanctuary cities. A lawyer for the Department of Justice alarmed the […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 4/21/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: 7 current and former U.S. officials claimed that a ” Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 4/14/17

Notable Events of the Week: United Airlines forcibly removed a paying senior citizen passenger from his seat, allowing him to be knocked out and dragged out by his arms (without administering immediate first aid), because the airline prioritized getting one of its employees without a booked seat to the same location, then delayed an apology […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 4/7/17

Notable Events of the Week: The U.S. launched a missile attack on Syria in response to Syrian President Assad’s poison gas attack on its citizens. Senate Republicans changed longstanding rules to allow them to bypass a Democratic filibuster and confirm Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch Rep. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced “he would step […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/31/17

Notable Events of the Week: House Republicans pulled legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act. President Trump signed an executive order curbing enforcement of climate regulations, motivated by corporate funds over public health. March 29 marked Brexit Day (official notification by the U.K. of its intention to leave the European Union). Today is Cesar Chavez Day. […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/24/17

Notable Events of the Week: FBI Director James Comey testified before the House Intelligence Committee, asserting that the FBI was investigating the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia and repudiating President Trump’s unsubstantiated and seemingly unhinged allegation that the Obama administration had wiretapped his New York offices. The Associated Press reported that President Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, “secretly worked for a […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/17/17

Notable Events of the Week: House and the Senate Intelligence Committees’ reports finding no evidence supporting President Trump‘s claim that President Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump. A federal judge’s order blocking President Trump’s revised travel (Muslim) ban. A resolution sponsored by, among others, several House Republicans recognizing human activities’ contribution to climate change and resolving to create and support […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/10/17

The past week was marked by President Trump‘s diversionary, unsubstantiated, and seemingly unhinged claim that President Obama wiretapped him followed by reports that James B. Comey, the F.B.I. director, had asked the Justice Department to refute this claim; a revised but still highly controversial and very possibly unconstitutional travel ban; release of the House Republicans plan for repealing and replacing […]