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'Flat-Out Sabotage' Already Underway as Mnuchin Tries to Put $455 Billion in Covid Funds Out of Biden Team's Reach

"Burning it down on the way out the door. There is no reasonable justification for this."

Jake Johnson ·


"It's a Cover-Up": White House Accused of Hiding Mnuchin Role in Recruiting Postmaster General DeJoy

Documents obtained by a watchdog group reveal that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin met with the Postal Service Board of Governors in February "to discuss the search for a new postmaster general."

Jake Johnson ·


Dems Rebuke 'Legislative Malpractice' of Trump Team as Talks Crumble and Tens of Millions Face Hunger, Joblessness, Possible Eviction

"Trump and Republicans appear ready to walk away from the negotiating table to do unworkable, weak, and narrow executive orders that barely scratch the surface of what is needed."

Jake Johnson ·


'Speaking of Looting...': Trump Admin. Refuses to Disclose Corporate Recipients of $500 Billion in Coronavirus Bailout Funds

"This is outrageous AND exactly what was obviously going to happen AND exactly why many of us opposed CARES as written."

Jessica Corbett ·


Calling US Postal Service 'A Joke,' Trump Demands Four-Fold Price Hike for Customers Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Such a move, say critics, "would be a disaster for millions of Americans who rely on USPS."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Beyond Predatory': Trump Treasury Department Gives Banks Green Light to Seize $1,200 Stimulus Checks to Pay Off Debts

"The Treasury Department is pointing out opportunities for banks and debt collectors to steal Americans' relief checks out from under them."

Jake Johnson ·


Mnuchin Gives Away the Game: "It's Very Hard Not to Give Tax Cuts to the Wealthy"

"Guy who wrote Trump's tax plan says that the laws of math basically forced him to give rich people a huge cut."

Jake Johnson ·


'He's Cashing In': Kushner Firm Gets $2 Billion From Saudi Fund Run by Crown Prince

Watchdogs noted that the investment came after Kushner "used his position in the White House to advance Saudi interests"—and shield the regime from accountability for the Khashoggi murder.

Jake Johnson ·


Last-Minute GOP Push to End Emergency Lending Programs Condemned as Effort to 'Sabotage the Economy,' Undermine Biden

"Republicans are threatening to blow up an agreement to provide basic relief to Americans now if they can't cripple the ability of Biden administration and the Fed to offer more help next year."

Jake Johnson ·


'This Is Atrocious': Trump White House Proposes Covid Relief Plan With $0 Weekly Unemployment Boost

"The president's proposal starts by cutting the unemployment insurance proposal being discussed by bipartisan members of the House and Senate. That is unacceptable."

Jake Johnson ·

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