Todd Shepherd

Biden Campaign Hires Public Speaking Guru After Debate

Post-debate polling showed Biden lost ground to Sen. Harris

Joe Biden's campaign spent $5,300 to hire the services of a well-known public speaking coach just one day after his appearance in the first 2020 Democratic debate, which the former vice president was widely viewed to have lost to California senator Kamala Harris.

Dems Get Reality Check on Climate Suits

13 governments have sued 'Big Oil' seeking damages

Politicians and trial lawyers eager to sue energy companies over the costs of climate change received an unwelcome message from a university professor, according to records obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Broken Bloomberg

Participants distance themselves from Bloomberg AG Scheme

A scheme by Michael Bloomberg to punish oil producers by placing hand-picked environmental lawyers in attorney general offices could be breaking apart.

Dem Overpays for Land from Future Donor

Sale price at odds with value reported in campaign finance docs

A man who sold a plot of land for double its assessed value to Democrat congressional candidate Dan McCready later made two donations to the campaign.

Group Asks NASA to Remove Dubious Climate Change Stat

Numerous scientists have criticized the '97 percent' consensus figure in recent years

A free-market think tank formally requested that NASA remove information on its website asserting that a broad consensus among scientists endorse the theory that human activity is the main driver of global climate change.

Official Raised Alarm About Deleted Clinton Emails

Former State Department staffer testified that he was concerned about Clinton team's record-keeping practices

A former top official in the U.S. State Department testified that he raised concerns about deleted emails from Hillary Clinton's personal email system.

NY AG Asks for Ethics Opinion on Same Day Watchdog Made Inquiry

But asking for ethics advice came months after AG had already taken action

New York regulators asked an ethics panel to investigate potential conflicts of interest claims after the attorney general's office hired an attorney paid for by former mayor-turned-environmentalist billionaire Michael Bloomberg.