Stories by Scott Keyes

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Posted on: Nov 1, 2015, Source: The Guardian

The Democratic 2016 contender has urged an end to US opposition to the substance – and were he to win the White House, he could take executive action.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Amid 142 school shootings since Sandy Hook, states have moved to allow more guns on campuses. Oregon is one of a handful that allows concealed carry.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Eighteen months after Colorado legalized recreational marijuana sales, Denver is full of ‘ganjapreneurs’ opening all manner of pot-infused businesses.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2014, Source: ThinkProgress

Bay area lawmaker does ground-level research on American poverty.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Innovative group builds tiny homes that cost just $3,000, paid for by donations.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2013, Source: ThinkProgress

Bay area deaths highlight gap between haves and have-nothings . . . again.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The Rep. roams the streets and looks for homeless people in order to literally smash their possessions.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2013, Source: Think Progress

'Journeyman' Leo is trying to improve himself, but he doesn't have enough money to get a roof over a head. And that's a crime, apparently.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Where will campers at Albany Bulb on San Francisco Bay go?

Posted on: Aug 21, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Leave or be arrested is choice for the down and out in Columbia, South Carolina.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The North Carolina legislature just released a new voter suppression bill that would enact not just voter ID, but a host of other new initiatives designed to make it more difficult to vote.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Law against people who have no choice but to eat and sleep in public may go back into effect.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: Think Progress

As he retires from office, he will leave behind a record of right-wing extremism that few could match.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2013, Source: Think Progress

And it's a terrible shop job.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2013, Source: Think Progress

A racist hate group at Towson University has announced plans to conduct patrols on campus "for students' protection."

Posted on: Jan 7, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Taco Cid, a one-star restaurant that has shuttered franchises in recent years, appears to have cribbed the design from the “Offensive Obscene & Sex Related Tees”section of an online apparel designer.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2012, Source: Think Progress

Team Romney is giving poll watchers false information about voters' rights.

Posted on: Oct 29, 2012, Source: Think Progress

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have publicly demanded that the federal government only disburse disaster relief funding if Congress agreed to offsetting budget cuts elsewhere.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2012, Source: Climate Progress

Rep. Steve Pearce (R-NM) said that if elected, Mitt Romney will help turn back public lands to the states or private entities.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2012, Source: Think Progress

Hans von Spakovsky said that voters who are facing disenfranchisement should really be thankful for new, discriminatory voter ID laws