Corporate Power

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This bill was always a scam on the American people."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"At a time when local, state and federal governments are spending many billions of dollars a year dealing with the impact of the opioid epidemic, we must hold the pharmaceutical companies and executives that created the crisis accountable," said Sanders in a statement.
"We know that pharmaceutical companies lied about the addictive impacts of...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Citing last year's massive tax giveaway to the rich and corporations, which...


For those puzzled by the rancor and mistrust so many feel for Hillary Clinton, a lucid Matt Taibbi looks at Clinton's $675,000 speeches to Goldman Sachs to reveal they're about not just money but allegiance. Turns out Clinton declared that "banker-bashing (was) foolish," it takes a village to get out of a financial crisis (in fact caused by a few greedy oligarchs), and public anger is something "we" - oligarchs and Clintons - need to wait out.