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Trump’s ‘Drain the Swamp’ Tax Bill Saved Wall Street Billions- But Workers Get Scraps

April 19, 2018

Wall Street Populism at its finest In a new report from The Wall Street Journal, the worst effects from President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 have been confirmed: Wall Street banking giants like Wells Fargo and Goldman Sachs…

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Rat Fleeing a Sinking Ship Paul Ryan to ‘Retire’ to Spend Time With Family

April 11, 2018

Paul Ryan is running away for good Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has announced that he will not be seeking reelection in the upcoming 2018 midterms. Assuming he follows through on this promise, he will be ending (or, at…

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Republican Party Admits Truth: We ‘Hate Poor People”!

April 4, 2018

Republicans accidentally told the truth! In Colorado, the Alamosa County Republican Party had the gall to state a truth that has remained unspoken by Republicans until now, although most of the American public knows it anyhow: the Republican Party hates poor…

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The GOP’s List of ‘Economists’ Backing Their Tax Scam Includes Office Assistants, Ex-Felons, and Dead People

December 2, 2017

the gop list of economists is a Joke In the middle of the night on Friday (very early Saturday morning), the Republicans in Congress did the worst thing since their approval of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, and that…

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We Can Afford Massive Tax Cuts For Rich, Can’t Afford Healthcare For Kids, Says Heartless Hatch

November 30, 2017

Hatch thinks Republicans should prioritize Rich tax cuts over children’s healthcare On Tuesday we reported on a very disturbing development concerning the Republican Party’s fiscal activities, and that was their refusal to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP.…

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‘Go Back to Your Palace, Princess’: Ivanka Trump Shamed by Tax Protesters

November 13, 2017

Ivanka got called out for being the Trump that she is When it comes to what will affect the middle class the most, two policies come to mind: healthcare and tax reform. Healthcare because it involves how much money people…

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GOP’s Tax Plan Enriching the Rich is the Return of ‘Voodoo Economics’

November 9, 2017

Christian Weller, University of Massachusetts Boston Republicans in Congress recently released more details of their tax plan, which they say would boost economic growth and lower the burden on middle-income households. They hope to pass a bill into law by…

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Watch This Democrat Rip Apart the GOP Tax Plan with a Few Simple Questions

November 8, 2017

The GOP won’t stop until they give everything to the rich Despite major Democratic victories in Virginia yesterday, the country still has a long way to go before getting rid of the parasitic presence of the Republican Party. While there…

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Wells Fargo Exec Oversees Massive Fraud, Gets $125 Million Bonus

September 13, 2016

The $125 Million Golden Parachute Over five thousand Wells Fargo employees have been terminated as a result of fraudulently creating over 1.5 million unauthorized accounts and credit cards. But the executive who oversaw those employees is leaving the bank with a…

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Elizabeth Warren Slams Reaganomics In Rousing Speech On Suffering Middle Class

January 7, 2015

Populist Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave a rousing speech on Wednesday morning during her appearance at the AFL-CIO’s Raise the Wages summit. This was only one day after her epic social media attack on Republicans trying to hurt Social Security.…

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