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National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe on Thursday alongside Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD) , discussing the embarrassingly inadequate settlements homeowners recently received after being wrongly foreclosed on by big banks. Some cases include homeowners expecting thousands of dollars and instead receiving a meager $300 check.

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Sen. Bernie Sanders

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Sen. Bernie Sanders, chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, said over the weekend that amid the immediate emergencies of climate change, Covid-19, mass unemployment, and homelessness, congressional Democrats cannot afford to dampen their infrastructure ambitions in the hopes of winning support from obstructionist Republicans.

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