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As Trump's War Hawks Threaten Venezuela, Omar and Jayapal Demand US Rule Out Military Intervention
"We have to wonder, if Trump and Pompeo are so worried about human rights and democracy in Venezuela, Cuba, and Nicaragua, why do they actively support horrible regimes in Brazil, Guatemala, and Honduras?"
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Rebuking Trump CFPB for Only Serving Nation's "Most Powerful Financial Companies," Student Loan Watchdog Resigns
"The bureau's new political leadership has repeatedly undercut and undermined career CFPB staff working to secure relief for consumers."
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Trump Administration War on CFPB Is Bad News for Communities of Color
"In gutting the CFPB and corrupting its mission, the Trump Administration disregards struggling families, and how the 2008 crisis brought our economy to its knees."
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"Mugger Mick is a walking candidate for impeachment." (Photo: Carolyn Kaster/AP) Views
Mugger Mick Mulvaney—Trump’s Sadist-in-Chief
His hellish agenda, undertaken on behalf of his plutocratic rulers, is comprehensive.
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'To Make It Easier to Screw the Poor,' Trump Wants to Massively Reorganize Federal Government
Provisions of this "closely guarded" plan reportedly include merging the Education and Labor Departments, and creating a welfare "megadepartment"
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Did Trump's Pick for Consumer Agency Help 'Lock Immigrant Children Up in Cages'? Senators Demand Answers
Kathy Kraninger, the president's pick to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, "helps oversee the agencies that are ripping kids from their parents," Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Sherrod Brown observed
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Outrage After White House Vows New CFPB Nominee Will Continue Mulvaney's Efforts to Gut Agency
Critics say the Senate should "immediately move to hold confirmation hearings and vote to reject this wholly unqualified candidate."
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'What Happens When You Put Someone in Charge of Agency They Think Shouldn't Exist,' Says Warren After Mulvaney Guts CFPB Panel
"Mulvaney is only interested in obtaining views from his inner circle, and has no interest in hearing the perspectives of those who work with struggling American families," says the board's ousted chair
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“If you’re a lobbyist who never gave us money, I didn’t talk to you. If you’re a lobbyist who gave us money, I might talk to you.” (Photo: Astrid Riecken/Getty Images) Views
Real Corruption: Mick “Pay and We’ll Talk” Mulvaney
When it comes to this kind of deep corruption, which perverts government’s role for the benefit of the privileged few, Mick Mulvaney is a master of the art.
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'War on Students': Consumer Advocates Warn Mulvaney's Moves at CFPB Will Lead to 'Open Season on Borrowers'
While "student loan debt is exploding," the watchdog's acting director "is planning to shut down the only federal office fully focused on protecting student borrowers from predatory companies," noted Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.)
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