Daily Digest | Day 36

We count the days
to ensure that they are numbered.

HuffPost

Trump Administration Rescinds Protections For Transgender Students. The Obama administration tried to stop schools from discriminating based on gender identity.

The Hill

Breitbart News CEO Larry Solov confirmed Friday that the Mercer family – GOP mega-donors and key backers of President Trump's campaign – are part owners of the right-wing news site, according to multiple reports.

HuffPost

TESTY TOWN HALLS CONTINUE! Senators Tom Cotton and Bill Cassidy faced unhappy constituent crowds. As GOP meet angry constituents during their visits to their home districts on their congressional recess this week. "Do Your Job!"

The Daily Beast

WAR ON MEDIA! White House Blocks CNN, New York Times, and Others from Press Briefing. The latest salvo in the Trump White House’s war on the media came Friday when Sean Spicer selectively excluded several major news outlets from a briefing in his office.

More Headlines

– Breaking down Trump’s first month in office.

– Donald Trump’s Department of Homeland Security Says Immigration Authorities Can Deport Pretty Much Any Undocumented Person. “The Department will no longer exempt classes or categories of removable aliens from potential enforcement,” an official memo says.

From our organizing partners at Indivisible, next week will be important for action. The primary battles on the resistance front must be waged on:
Demand Trump’s tax returns
Oppose Rick Perry for Secretary of Energy
Oppose Seema Verma for CMS Administrator
Investigate Scott Pruitt’s emails

Alex Mohajer
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Named one of OUT Magazine's 100 Most Eligible Bachelors of 2017, Alex Mohajer is a controversial political writer and commentator whose unapologetic post-election commentary has made him one of the most shared contributors at The Huffington Post. He is the Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Bros4America (formerly Bros4Hillary), a progressive advocacy organization that gained national recognition during the 2016 presidential election for its efforts to elect Hillary Clinton. Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts from U.C. Berkeley where he studied politics with progressive champion Robert Reich, and a Juris Doctorate from from Chapman University School of Law, where he studied constitutional law with conservative hero Hugh Hewitt. While in law school, he was fittingly awarded "Most Likely To Be Held in Contempt" by his graduating class. He has been interviewed for or featured on The Fox News Channel, PolitiFact, The Huffington Post, Washington Post, LA and NY Times, AfterBuzz TV, OUT and Instinct Magazine(s), Dan Savage Blog, TheWrap, Yahoo News, New York Public Radio, The David Pakman Show, The Ann Walker Show, and more. Named by LGBTQ Nation to their Top 8 People Working to Elect Hillary Clinton. Alex is an author, public/motivational speaker, and an award-winning singer, actor, and solo artist who was nominated for a 2016 Broadway World Award for Best Male Cabaret Artist. Alex lives in Los Angeles with his dog, Bruce Wayne. Press inquiries and bookings: press@bros4america.com