Andrew Perez

Andrew Perez

Maine
Senior editor and reporter at The Daily Poster covering money and influence.
Jun
18
The Corporate Shill Award Goes To…

The Corporate Shill Award Goes To…

The U.S. Chamber presented bipartisanship awards to Republicans who voted to overturn the election and Democrats who blocked a $15 minimum wage.
Jun
16
The Lottery Society

The Lottery Society

The college-for-vaccine sweepstakes is like a plot point in a dystopian sci-fi satire — only it’s real.
Jun
14
End The Filibuster Show

End The Filibuster Show

Manchin was for reforming the filibuster before he was against it — but he’s just the latest example of Dems using the rule to avoid governing.
Jun
11
Manchin Ally Pushes Him On Voting Rights Bill

Manchin Ally Pushes Him On Voting Rights Bill

A longtime Manchin adviser is working with a group spending big to get him to support the “For the People Act.”
Jun
07
Celebrating Amid A Worsening Crisis

Celebrating Amid A Worsening Crisis

ACA triumphalism has convinced America that we cannot expect a real fix — even as the health care crisis is getting worse.
Jun
04
Somehow, There Are Still No Safety Standards

Somehow, There Are Still No Safety Standards

Joe Biden promised to safeguard workers in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn’t happened.
Jun
01
From Anti-Union Law Firm To Blue-State Governor?

From Anti-Union Law Firm To Blue-State Governor?

Tom Perez just took a cushy gig at a union-busting law firm, and he might still run for governor of Maryland anyway.
May
27
Obama Labor Secretary Joins Anti-Union Law Firm

Obama Labor Secretary Joins Anti-Union Law Firm

Former Obama Labor Secretary Tom Perez just joined a law firm that brags about its lawyers who “regularly counsel and train clients on union avoidance.”
May
26
Opioid Billionaires Demand Sweeping Immunity

Opioid Billionaires Demand Sweeping Immunity

As Congress stalls accountability legislation, the Sacklers are now trying to shield their entire empire from punishment in the addiction epidemic.
May
26
Bezos Weaponizes The Washington Post Homepage

Bezos Weaponizes The Washington Post Homepage

Democracy dies in darkness: The Post’s website became a giant native ad Tuesday for Amazon just as the company is facing scrutiny.