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Despite Delay, Resistance Doubles Down Against Deeply Unpopular Trumpcare Bill
As progressives gear up for a National Day of Action to protest the Republican healthcare bill, more evidence is piling in that Americans don't approve of the Senate plan to repeal and replace the the Affordable Care Act, also called Obamacare. A new poll by NPR/Marist finds that just 17 percent of...
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Even Millionaires Are Ready to Ditch Trump
A CNBC poll finds that President Trump's support is waning among many of his fans from a particular demographic: millionaires. The survey was conducted with the Spectrem Group, a consulting firm that conducts research on affluent households. Forty-five percent of the millionaires surveyed voted for...
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Urging Democrats To Go Bold, Warren Says 'The Next Step Is Single Payer'
Speaking to The Wall Street Journal , Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts is calling on Democrats to embrace a single-payer healthcare system in order to win back Congress and the White House in upcoming elections. Warren argued that simply blocking the Republican rollback of the Affordable...
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Why We Need Four Years of Trump
Outrage at President Trump’s behavior and policies is already leading to speculation over whether he will manage to complete his term of office. Speculation over how he might fall is a favorite after-dinner topic. Impeachment, criminal conviction, removal by the Cabinet, resignation, secret coup by...
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Here's How We Kill the Senate's Trumpcare Bill
What's in this “new” TrumpCare bill? After weeks of total secrecy, this morning Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released the Senate TrumpCare bill. And what a cruel, ugly bill it is. It guts Medicaid, it increases health costs for the middle-class, it cuts coverage for pre-existing...
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Closing Democracy’s Doors Until the People Open Them
In 2006 a book was published called Losing Our Democracy by civic leader, Mark Green. His 21 st book, it was the usual Mark Green brand of meticulous research with memorable examples. One would have thought such an important subject would have received wide coverage and circulation. In fact, it was...
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Naomi Klein Pushes Us to Dream Big to Get Beyond Trump’s Shock Politics
Naomi Klein understands that President Donald J. Trump is a problem, but he is not the problem. Klein’s book does not stop with an analysis of the crises. In her new book, No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need , Klein reminds us to pay attention not only...
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Amid Senate Secrecy, Opposition to Trumpcare (Even Among GOP Voters) Grows
As a cadre of thirteen male Republican Senators refuses to show most of their colleagues and the American people their Trumpcare bill, a new poll on Wednesday reveals that support for the House version passed last month continues to lose support. "This bill is like a vampire. It can't live when...
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Trump "Simply Doesn't Care": Six Members of HIV/AIDS Advisory Panel Resign
Six members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS have resigned in protest saying that Donald Trump "simply does not care," and that he is not only unaware of the continuing impact the epidemic has on communities but is supporting legislation that threatens to reverse recent gains. In a...
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Efforts to Stop Trump 'Tax Cut in Veneer of Healthcare Bill' Intensify
The Community Catalyst Action Fund (CCAF), a consumer advocacy group, announced on Sunday the launch of a $1.5 million ad campaign that will target five Republican senators in the hopes of persuading them to defect from the party line and oppose the " shameful " and " undemocratic " attempt by the...
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