The Growing Danger of Dynastic Wealth

by Robert Reich White House National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, said recently that “only morons pay the estate tax.” I’m reminded of Donald Trump’s comment that he didn’t pay… Read More

Here is how Florida Gov. Rick Scott escalated the potential for catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Irma

Development policies enacted by Florida Governor Rick Scott have exacerbated the potential for catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Irma, The Intercept reports. “The Republican governor prioritized development over ecological restoration of wetlands. Scott cut funding for… Read More