Punishing The Pain Profiteers
New legislation aims to ensure the executives behind the opioid crisis are held accountable — so why are health care giants lobbying on the bill?
MIDDAY POSTER: CEOs Boosted Their Pay While Stiffing Frontline Workers (Exclusive for Subscribers)
Thanks to the pandemic, 2020 proved to be a horrific year for frontline workers, since many had to choose between
Dems Demanding SALT Tax Cuts Stand to Benefit
Lawmakers leading the charge to reinstate state and local tax breaks could score thousands in annual deductions.
Investors Tell Denny’s To Stop Opposing Minimum Wage Hike
WEEKEND READER: CEOs Will Not Save Us (Exclusive For Subscribers)
Don’t believe corporate media and politicians pretending that corporate execs will fix everything — they won’t.
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: McDonald’s Workers To Strike For $15 An Hour (Exclusive For Subscribers)
Also: The PRO Act scores major-league support, and the tax man could be coming for Jeff Bezos’ heirs.
Vaccine Waiver Pledge Tests Biden-World’s Pharma Ties
Biden and many of his appointees have links to drug companies trying to delay and weaken the COVID vaccine waiver he’s now promising to negotiate.
MIDDAY POSTER: Bezos Scores $4 Billion Jackpot, Paid For By You (Exclusive for Subscribers)
Also: Antiwar groups praise Afghanistan troop withdrawal and call for “profound reorientation” of foreign policy.
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