Just received a mailing today from Democracy for America with an alert that a new provision in the pending TPP Trade Bill, inserted by the GOP of course, would cut $700 million from Medicare to pay ...
Yeah, so, this is decidedly NOT new. CEOs are raking in vast riches yet again, using the usual confidence schemes they've used for a few decades. While inequality grows, it's still really, really ...
(photo credit: Doug Mills, NYT)
From The Guardian :
Barack Obama has secured support from Gulf leaders for his attempt to reach a nuclear deal with Iran as a summit outside Washington ...
Thursday's vote to open debate on fast-track trade legislation was proof that when he wants something bad enough, President Obama will use the bully pulpit, the telephone and a good deal of arm-...
The gloves have to come off when it comes to individual members of Congress who vote for "fast track" and the Trans Pacific Partnership. I'm talking seriously funded primaries in 2016. I'm going to ...
Earlier today, I wrote on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) amendment votes that the House took yesterday.
Today, the House finished the amendment votes and then voted on the final bill.
A long con is a lengthy, carefully scripted and choreographed scam involving numerous players, where every action and event inexorably pushes the mark to make specific ...
More gloves coming off in the ongoing TPP debate as the head of the AFL-CIO Richard Trumka came out yesterday with some clear and understandable language about where Labor stands and what they are ...
As Gaius Publius noted in [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/05/10/1383864/--Gaius-Publius-Sanders-Raises-3-Million-in-Four-Days-Will-He-Split-the-Party his post here this past Sunday evening]…
What are in-flight emergencies.
A Wisconsin woman is looking for answers after she said Southwest Airlines refused to let her use her cellphone to make a call that ...