Another betrayal: Republicans sabotage COVID talks so Trump can sign meaningless executive order

The Senate has adjourned for the weekend, after refusing to negotiate with Democrats for a desperately-needed COVID-19 relief bill. Democrats had compromised, agreeing to come down yet again to $2 trillion spent to help the country through the worst health and economic crisis in our nation's history. It’s just too expensive, Republicans say. For context, the GOP Tax Scam—a 2017 giveaway to the…

Domingo Garcia, National President of LULAC talks about the plight of meatpackers

Domingo Garcia, LULAC national president discusses meatpackers dying from COVID-19 around the country because of corporate and governmental negligence. Domingo Garcia, LULAC president, speak out Watch the full episode here. The work of LULAC is never done. Domingo made a comment that should stick in the minds of all. “When an American family goes tonight…

Money still talks, despite good intentions as Bloomberg may get onto the debate stage

It seemed inevitable, but that small versus large donor thumb-on-the-scale will have consequences for super-Tuesday. x The DNC drastically shifts debate requirements, opening the door for Bloomberg to join the stage starting in mid-Februaryhttps://t.co/vusk0JBTQS — POLITICO (@politico) January 31, 2020 The Democratic National Committee is drastically revising its criteria to participate in primary debates after…

rather than bribery, Trump talks about dentures

The unhingery continues, which for some could be more proof of unfitness. Apparently GOP House members are reduced to insulting the Speaker’s choppers. GOP Rep. Mike Johnson appeared on CNN Sunday, where he was immediately asked about President Donald Trump’s tweet claiming Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s “teeth were falling out.” […] “The president has a very…

The Amazing Thing About Corporate Talks By Famous People

They are usually turgid, vacuous and extraordinarily boring. You get the odd one that keeps you awake, however they are by definition meant to be soothing. I have never been to one that shook the foundations of the industry I was working in at the time, think of it as auditory scented candles if you…