the 1% Archives

Trump to Exclusive Mar-a-Lago Dinner Guests: ‘You All Just Got a Lot Richer’

December 24, 2017

As Trump settles in for yet another vacation at his Mar-a-Lago estate — each of which costs taxpayers an estimated $3 million dollars – the rest of the nation nervously adjusts to what life might look like under the newly…

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Hillary Clinton Unleashes Powerful Must-Read Tweet Storm Against GOP’s ‘Perverse Priorities’

December 7, 2017

2016 Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State and First Lady who was very nearly our President instead of Donald Trump, lashed out today against the Republican party’s “perverse priorites” (a subtle jab at the Republican party’s…

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Canada’s Sharp Left Turn: New Prime Minister Set To Stop War And Help People

October 20, 2015

Canada’s new Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, trounced his country’s right wing in Monday’s election. He is set to put the country on a more compassionate, liberal path that prioritizes people — not just Canadians, but others who are affected by…

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Richest Congressman’s Freudian Slip Proves GOP War On Poor Is Evil

May 10, 2015

Darryl Issa, the richest member of Congress, (and also one of the most corrupt), started his career in business as a car thief. Yes, that’s right, a car thief. He wasn’t just playing Grand Theft Auto, he was living it. He then…

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GOP Governors: Cut Taxes on the Rich, Let the Rest of Us Pay

February 15, 2015

If something doesn’t work, you don’t keep doing it. You chalk it up to experience, you learn your lesson, and you find a better way to get the job done. Except if you’re the Republican Party – and that thing…

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