Donate Button
Follow us...



How's that possible?

o We explain news in our clear, interesting, and easily understandable way

o We only discuss the most relevant news, so we don't take up too much of your time

What if I want more?

We have plenty for you...

o Every story contains links to where we got our information. And ways to learn more

o Our extensive glossary explains terms so you won't feel left out in the cold.

o We follow your representatives in Congress.

And lots more! Just explore...

OK but what can I do with all that?

Did we mention we also provide sample letters you can write to your representative and senators? We even provide a link to their website to make it easy.

Remember... Democracy is a verb!

You can set your browser home to Lobby99!
If one of these sites is your current home
we'll make it easy for you get there.

News We Explain...View All Stories
Russia releases sex worker after silence pledge about Trump
Bill would prevent Trump's ban on transgender troops
Supreme Court paves way for military transgender ban
House to investigate possible Trump money laundering
Stone indictment shows Trump campaign collusion - again
Trump eases sanctions on Russian companies
Migrant children separated more - and earlier
Published/Updated in last 3 days
Just Headlines...View All Headlines
Airline sues customer for gaming its system
Trump's company hired undocumented workers for years
Trump encourages "Bible literacy" classes in public schools
Trump ends White House press briefings
Conviction for leaving food in desert for migrants
Recent Perspectives...View All Perspectives
A contractor estimates the cost of a border wall
You can unpick your friends
Thanksgiving Turkeys

Alternative Fact...

Before President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act in 1964, road trips for African Americans could be quite difficult.

Restaurants, hotels, and gas stations (including bathrooms) all might refuse to serve them.

The Negro Motorist Green Book was written in 1936 to help - by listing businesses that would serve African Americans.

Click the front cover below to read the 1949 version of the book...

Want more facts like this? Click here