Uninsured ranks still to grow by tens of millions under latest House health-care bill, CBO says

Health-care legislation adopted by #House Republicans earlier this month would leave 23 million more Americans uninsured by 2026 than under current law, the #Congressional Budget Office projected Wednesday — only a million fewer than the estimate… Read More

Trump’s Cruel and Deviant Budget

by Robert Reich For years, conservatives warned that liberals were “defining deviancy downward.” They said that by tolerating bad social behavior, liberals in effect lowered what was deemed acceptable behavior overall – allowing social norms… Read More

Rich Trump backer convicted of inaugural weekend sex abuse of hotel maids got wrist slap, tiny fine

On the weekend of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, a millionaire businessman who traveled to D.C. to celebrate the new president’s swearing-in was arrested and charged with sexual battery of two hotel maids at Washington’s downtown Mayflower… Read More

Watch Joy Reid connect the dots showing Pence is up to his neck in Trump’s Flynn scandal

Watch Joy Reid connect the dots showing Pence is up to his neck in Trump’s Flynn scandal

According to MSNBC’s Joy Ann Reid, if President Donald Trump is impeached for his scandal tsunami and cover-ups, Vice President Mike Pence should be forced out along with him. “There is a consciousness of guilt… Read More

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Can Putin destroy Trump?

by Brent Budowsky Observing President Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey, which lawyers and historians might ultimately describe as an obstruction of justice and impeachable offense, patriotic Republicans and Democrats must ask a critical… Read More

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The Problems With the FBI’s Email Investigation Went Well Beyond Comey

Previously unreported judgments and misjudgments by FBI agents played a crucial role in the FBI director’s fateful decisions. by Peter Elkind, special to ProPublica This piece is a collaboration between The New Yorker and ProPublica…. Read More