Patriotic Millionaires

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Thursday, June 28, 2018
Patriotic Millionaires on Foxconn: "Indifference on Display"
Today, President Donald Trump joins Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker to break ground on the Foxconn factory. However, in order to lure the Taiwanese-based company to WI, the state had to offer an astounding $3.7 billion in tax incentives. It is the largest...
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Patriotic Millionaires on Janus v. AFSCME: "An Assault on the American Worker"
Today, the US Supreme Court released a 5-4 decision in Janus v. AFSCME stating that union contracts can not require all workers to share the costs of the union’s collective bargaining. This is part of the unmistakable pattern of attacks on the American worker under the Republican controlled...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire Slams House Farm Bill: It's "A Cruel Piece of Legislation"
This afternoon, in response to Republicans in the House voting to pass a Farm Bill that would impose strict work requirements on SNAP recipients, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires Morris Pearl, former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., released the following statement: "The Farm Bill just...
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Monday, June 18, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire on SCOTUS Gerrymandering Decisions: Sidestepping Justice, Punting on Equal Political Representation
This morning, following the Supreme Court's decision to punt on the two partisan gerrymandering cases it was considering in Wisconsin and Maryland, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires Morris Pearl, former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., released the following statement: "The Supreme Court...
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Monday, June 11, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire on Supreme Court Decision: Voting Should Be Easier, Not Harder
This afternoon, in response to the news that the Supreme Court upheld by a 5-4 decision Ohio's process of purging individuals from its voter rolls, the most extreme in the nation, as not violating the National Voter Registration Act, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires Morris Pearl, former...
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018
"Just Tax Us More, PLEASE"
According to a new report released yesterday by Medicare trustees, the program is projected to run out of funding three years earlier than previously expected, now running out of money by 2026. A partner report stated that the funding for Social Security would run out in 2035. In response to this...
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Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire on Trump Tax Attack on NFL: "More Fitting for A Third-World Dictator Than An American President"
This morning, following the news that President Trump not only disinvited the Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles from their customary White House visit, but that he also directed aides to find ways to hurt the NFL in last year's Republican tax bill, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire on House Rollback of Dodd-Frank: "Bipartisanship at Its Worst"
This afternoon, following the House vote to pass the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, a significant rollback on Dodd-Frank oversight requirements for large banks, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., Morris Pearl...
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Monday, May 21, 2018
Patriotic Millionaire on Dems Anti-Corruption "Better Deal" Platform: A Good Start
This afternoon, following the release of the Democratic party's anti-corruption plank of their "A Better Deal" platform, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., Morris Pearl released the following statement: "The anti-corruption proposals introduced...
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Thursday, May 10, 2018
Putting American Lives at Risk for Campaign Contributions
This morning, following the news that billionaire GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson pledged $30 million to the House Republican-aligned Congressional Leadership Fund, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., Morris Pearl released the following statement...
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