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Nov
29
“Everyone Gets Rich... Except The People Who Put Money In.”

“Everyone Gets Rich... Except The People Who Put Money In.”

Ohio retirees and whistleblowers are on the verge of exposing how hedge funds and private equity firms are abusing workers’ retirement savings.
Nov
24
The Pharma Money Fueling The Dem Party Machine

The Pharma Money Fueling The Dem Party Machine

The drug industry isn’t just paying off key Democratic lawmakers — it’s bankrolling core party infrastructure.
Nov
23
“MELTDOWN” Podcast Series Live Chat On 11/30

“MELTDOWN” Podcast Series Live Chat On 11/30

The stars of Sirota’s new hit podcast series discuss the lasting impact of the 2008 financial crisis.
Nov
22
Sanders Tries To Rescue Dems From A GOP Attack

Sanders Tries To Rescue Dems From A GOP Attack

Bernie Sanders is trying to limit a tax giveaway to the rich that Republicans are already slamming.
Nov
22
VIDEO: Big Pharma’s Big Windfall

VIDEO: Big Pharma’s Big Windfall

On this week’s Daily Poster/Breaking Points discussion, Andrew Perez discusses how lobbying saved the drug industry nearly half a trillion dollars.
Nov
22
The Vacancy And Cynicism At The Heart Of “Mayor Pete”

The Vacancy And Cynicism At The Heart Of “Mayor Pete”

The new Pete Buttigieg documentary reveals more about the failures of the Democratic Party than it does about the one-time presidential candidate.
Nov
21
WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad

WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad

Why did the Times run a misleading fossil fuel ad during the Glasgow climate summit?
Nov
20
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Federal Regulators Bare Their Teeth

YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Federal Regulators Bare Their Teeth

Also: Build Back Better passes the House of Representatives, and the Teamsters union elects a reform slate.
Nov
19
Biden Just Nominated Joe Manchin-Lite

Biden Just Nominated Joe Manchin-Lite

The president has quietly nominated an energy consultant who has long championed carbon capture incentives as a way to sustain the fossil fuel industry in a burning world.
Nov
17
A Shadow Lobbyist At The Vatican

A Shadow Lobbyist At The Vatican

Biden’s nomination of former Sen. Joe Donnelly for ambassador to the Vatican illustrates the insidious nature of the “shadow lobbying” loophole.