Julia Rock

Julia Rock

Journalist, public records requester, researcher
Jun
19
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Ending The War On Drugs

YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Ending The War On Drugs

Click to share this on Facebook At a press conference on June 18, 1971, Pres. Richard Nixon announced the launch
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
15
MIDDAY POSTER: FEC Won’t Investigate Trump’s Outside Groups

MIDDAY POSTER: FEC Won’t Investigate Trump’s Outside Groups

Election commissioners vote to overlook potential illegal campaign activity.
Jun
12
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Manchin Faces Unexpected Pressure To Support Voting Rights

YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Manchin Faces Unexpected Pressure To Support Voting Rights

Also: Voters want to tax the rich, and thousands of people are traveling to Minnesota to protest the construction of another oil pipeline.
Jun
09
A Backroom Deal To Kill Single Payer

A Backroom Deal To Kill Single Payer

Under pressure from labor leaders and insurance execs, NY Dem leaders are blocking a vote on health care legislation even though it has majority support in the legislature.
Jun
08
Hiding The Union Busters

Hiding The Union Busters

The American Bar Association and corporate interests are trying to block a rule that would expose their anti-labor activities.