“It’s Going To Spill”
On the ground with water protectors fighting the construction of the Line 3 tar sands pipeline in Minnesota.
Sinema Threat Followed Boost From Pharma Group
A PhRMA-backed dark money group started running ads for Kyrsten Sinema just before she threatened to take down Democrats’ drug pricing plan.
“We’re In The Fight Of Our Lives”
The battle over mask mandates is heating up as students return to school.
Dems Flail Over Pharma Cash And Drug Pricing Vote
Scott Peters, Kurt Schrader, and Kathleen Rice mount weak, incoherent responses trying to explain why they torpedoed a plan to let Medicare negotiate drug prices.
Public Record Request Seminar on 9/22
Daily Poster senior editor and reporter Andrew Perez will share with subscribers the secrets of successful public record requests.
WEEKEND READER: The Great Bacon Panic Of 2021
Claims of a coming “bacon apocalypse” miss what’s really going on in the nation’s factory farms.
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Congress Expands Big Oil Investigation
Also: Americans are realizing the Supreme Court sucks, and Bernie takes a stand on the reconciliation package.
“Does Not Present Sufficient Cause”
Environmentalists slam the White House for brushing off the IPCC report and expanding offshore drilling.
Big Pharma’s Democrats
Three House Dems working to kill drug price legislation raked in roughly $1.6 million from pharma donors — and the top aide for one of them is now a pharma lobbyist.
Whip Count: The Democrats Who Support the Progressive Reconciliation Strategy
A running tally of which Democratic lawmakers are — and are not — publicly committing to withhold their votes on the bipartisan infrastructure bill in support of robust budget