If we want to save the American economy, we need to do it locally everywhere . No more hoping some corporation will move a plant or home office to our state; no more bribing the mega-rich conglomerates with tax cuts to create a few hundred jobs on our turf. 1,826 more words
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The GOP anti-healthcare bill, is truly the “Final Solution.”
At least it will be for folks like my mom.
If you are very sick…say with stage three ovarian cancer, and on Medicare…when this death bill passes, if you don’t get thrown off Medicare at first, the lifetime caps will get you anyway. 1,146 more words
The families could reel off all the times they had called the media and written to Washington, but after all that trying, they had never heard anyone who mattered say anything like it: Most Mexican immigrants, 2,914 more words
The on-line Etymological Dictionary of the English language traces the origin of the verb “to tweak” to the Middle English twikken, ‘to draw, plug, tuck’ 2,225 more words
WASHINGTON — Senator Dean Heller, Republican of Nevada, is the man everyone wants. This has not been a good thing for him.
Brian Sandoval, the governor of Mr. 1,357 more words
(CNN)President Donald Trump questioned former President Barack Obama’s response to Russia’s attempts to influence the 2016 election in an interview airing Sunday morning, saying Obama didn’t do enough to address the situation. 1,068 more words
WASHINGTON — A bipartisan bill introduced in the US House of Representatives and named for the late Elie Wiesel aims to improve the US response to emerging or potential genocides. 209 more words