Corporate Power

Nika Knight, staff writer
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ExxonMobil requested Monday that a federal court throw out a subpoena from New York's attorney general that would force the oil and gas behemoth to turn over decades of documents, which would show whether the company misled investors and the public on the connection between fossil fuel emissions and climate change. The motion (pdf) filed in Texas...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Even as it continued to post new batches of emails from Clinton campaign...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Friday called on President Barack Obama to...


For those puzzled by the rancor and mistrust so many feel for Hillary Clinton, a lucid Matt Taibbi looks at Clinton's $675,000 speeches to Goldman Sachs to reveal they're about not just money but allegiance. Turns out Clinton declared that "banker-bashing (was) foolish," it takes a village to get out of a financial crisis (in fact caused by a few greedy oligarchs), and public anger is something "we" - oligarchs and Clintons - need to wait out.