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Treasury Secretary's Wife Provokes Outrage With Classist Tirade on Instagram
"I'm pretty sure we paid more taxes toward our day 'trip' than you did. Pretty sure the amount we sacrifice per year is a lot more than you'd be willing to sacrifice."
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The Mooch, the Donald, and the Goldmanization of Government
Donald Trump’s White House seems more like a Quentin Tarantino movie every day. Amid allegations of broken laws and self-dealing at the highest levels, the president has now hired a Communications Director called “The Mooch.” The name brings to mind the famous “ Mr. Pink ” scene from Reservoir Dogs...
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Crafted by Wall Street Titans, Trump Treasury Plan Latest Consumer Betrayal
"We need stronger protections for consumers, but instead, this proposal is a toxic concoction of repackaged banker handouts," said Public Citizen's Lisa Gilbert
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'Orwellian' and 'Bizarre': Warren Skewers Mnuchin for Doublespeak on Breaking Up Banks
While campaigning, Donald Trump frequently said he'd support the reinstatement of Glass-Steagall
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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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