Media consolidation and the pouring of billions of dollars by conservative billionaires into a fake news infrastructure—like FOX News—has produced a crisis that threatens our country.
Money and Politics
Big Pharma lobbyists spent enormous sums of money to defeat the Inflation Reduction Act which includes restoring Medicare's authority to negotiate drug prices. Thankfully, their opposition did not work this time.
The inventory of items taken by the FBI from Mar-a-Lago apparently shows Trump may have violated the Espionage Act, the Public Records statute and engaged in obstruction of justice in a number of different ways.
Military contracting "obscures where and how taxpayer money flows," and "makes it difficult to know how many people are employed, injured, and killed.
Stephen Ubl, CEO of Big Pharma's leading trade group, complained about the modest price-negotiation requirements in the new Inflation Reduction Act, claiming that the legislation represents a "tragic loss for patients."
Have these officials, as some charge now, used their authority to interfere with America’s democratic process? Do local election officials abuse their power? The short answer is that they haven’t so far.
State Financial Officers’ Foundation (SFOF) is a non-profit political advocacy group closely tied to a web of climate science denying political groups, including ALEC and The Heritage Foundation.
To accommodate West Virginia senator Joe Manchin, Democratic leadership agreed to legislation streamlining permits for the often-stalled Mountain Valley Pipeline and removing jurisdiction from a court that keeps ruling against the project.