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The Senator and the Tax Collector
I . . . content myself with wishing that I may be . . . not of that number who are ignorant in spite of experience. —William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, Speech in House of Commons (1741) Someone has to get to Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, and explain to him the facts of Republican life and the...
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Red Flags as Trump Team Dodges on Tax Plan's Impact on Middle Class
Scant on details, critics say this is a massive tax break for corporations that the White House is determined to label a 'middle-class tax cut'
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'Goldman Sachs Populism': Trump Tax Plan Benefits Ultra-Wealthy—Like Him
Chorus vows to fight regressive tax plan 'tooth and nail'
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Is Anyone Left at Goldman Sachs? Trump Picks Another Alum for Treasury Deputy
Goldman Sachs, once described as 'a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity,' is serving as fertile ground for Trump appointees
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As Business Conflicts Persist, A New Plan Emerges To Get Trump Taxes
"I'm a firm believer in the maxim where there's smoke, there's fire. The smoke is billowing out of the White House right now"
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The Deep State 2.0
How President Trump’s fake populism bails out the 1 percent.
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The For-Profit Presidency, Month One
One month into the Trump administration, and it’s clear that there has been a wholesale corporate takeover of the government A day-by-day review of the administration’s first month shows that virtually every day there has been a new, extraordinary grant of power to corporate interests and/or...
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'For-Profit President': A Look at How Trump Is Pushing Wholesale Corporate Takeover of the Gov't
There has been a wholesale corporate takeover of the government. That’s the conclusion of a new report coming out today by the watchdog group Public Citizen. The report looks at how corporate America has benefited from Trump’s first month in office. Rex Tillerson, the former CEO of Exxon, is now...
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Senators Told Their Jobs At Risk After Confirming Wall Street Banker for Treasury
"Republicans [and Democrat] in the Senate cannot excuse putting a lying foreclosure profiteer at the head of our economy'
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Treasury Set for Wall Street Takeover as Mnuchin Poised for Confirmation
With no Republicans indicating opposition, Senate likely to confirm 'foreclosure king' as Treasury Secretary
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