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Trump's Very Good Job
Bodies of COVID victims long filled a funeral home in Queens NY because many families couldn't afford funerals. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Image On Friday, these things happened: Evidently lacking more pressing matters to attend to, the toddler in the White House unveiled the flag for his new...
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The Best Way to Ensure Unemployed Workers Get Health Care? Pay for It Through Medicare
There's only one group that benefits handsomely from the COBRA proposal: The health insurance industry.
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Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) wears a face mask as he walks out of the House chamber on April 23, 2020. News
Steny Hoyer Ripped by Progressive Primary Challenger for Backing Fossil Fuel Bailout in Covid-19 Bill
"This is not the time to invest in dirty energy through federal petroleum purchases."
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Former Inslee Staffers Urge Biden and House Dems to Embrace $1.2 Trillion Green Stimulus as Part of Covid-19 Recovery
"It's time for an all-out national mobilization to defeat the climate crisis."
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Representative Pramila Jayapal, a Democrat from Washington, speaks during a House Judiciary Committee hearing December 12, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Alex Edelman -Pool/Getty Images) Views
We Can and Must Do Better: Why I Will Vote No on the HEROES Act
Our response here in Congress must match the true scale of this devastating crisis. The Heroes Act—while it contains many important provisions—simply fails to do that.
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Whistleblower: Wall Street Has Engaged in Widespread Manipulation of Mortgage Funds
Securities that contain loans for properties like hotels and office buildings have inflated profits, the whistleblower claims. As the pandemic hammers the economy, that could increase the chances of another mortgage collapse.
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A rally in support of GMO labeling in Connecticut. News
'Anything But Secure': Advocates Decry USDA Rule Allowing Big Ag to Set Its Own Regulations on GMOs
"The new regulations finalized by USDA, paradoxically named the SECURE rule, are anything but secure."
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'Why Democrats Lose Elections': Clyburn Admits Paycheck Guarantee Best Way to Save Jobs—But Says It Costs Too Much
An analysis of the paycheck guarantee proposal showed it would cost less than what Congress has already appropriated for its flawed small business loan program.
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NONE OF THIS IS BEAUTIFUL!!
Tipped forward in Pennsylvania. Photo by Evan Vucci/AP Cadet Bone Spurs just went to the Owens & Minor mask factory in Allentown PA., where he said health care workers dying during the pandemic was "a beautiful thing to see." Before he left, as usual tilted forward zombie-like on his lift shoes...
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Senior Advisor to President Donald Trump Jared Kushner speaks at a meeting in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on May 8, 2020. News
'150,000 Americans Sacrificed for the Stock Market': Kushner Reportedly Advised Less Covid-19 Testing to Calm Wall Street
"Kushner's advice did nothing to prevent a market crash, and it's likely that the administration's refusal to act in time only threw the economy into more chaos."
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