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.
The Lottery Society
The college-for-vaccine sweepstakes is like a plot point in a dystopian sci-fi satire — only it’s real.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.