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Friday, July 20, 2018
Terry H. Schwadron
Senate

Republicans Waging Guerrilla War On American Health Care

Indeed, the Justice Department declined to defend the federal law in a suit brought by states against the provisions of the Affordable Care Act.

June 18, 2018
McConnell

GOP Family Values? Grabbing Children From Parents And Losing Them

In a weekend tweet, Trump criticized Democrats for a law that calls for separation of immigrant families who cross the border illegally, sending children into detention centers to assure that parents will show up for deportation meetings.

May 29, 2018
trump

Trump’s Rescue Of Chinese Telecom Fails Smell Test

I was just getting used to America First, even if it may have a little Russian dressing and a lot to answer for. How did that become Make China Great?

May 17, 2018
Kelly

Trump Declares War On The Poor — And Republicans Cheer

This move comes as outgoing House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) said in interviews that it is the social services network that has made a trillion-dollar federal debt “inevitable.” Ryan said, “These deficit trillion-dollar projections have been out there for a long, long time. Why? Because of mandatory spending which we call entitlements,” he told NBC’s Chuck Todd.

April 25, 2018
Republicans

How The Republicans Plan To Stiff Your Waitress

The federal government is pushing a change in wage and hour laws that would alter how restaurant tips are collected and distributed to servers. Essentially, the proposed change underscores the principle that tips belong to restaurants, not to servers.

January 16, 2018