“Kyrsten Sinema Fought For Seniors”
The insurance industry is bankrolling misleading ads and lobbying to derail Democratic legislation that would expand Medicare benefits and cut into their profits.
The Entitlement Mentality
Joe Manchin demands work requirements for child tax credits, while he benefits from and supports tax preferences for work-free income.
Xavier Becerra Could Lower Drug Prices — So Why Isn’t He?
Biden’s health secretary has called on the feds to limit pharma price gouging — but now that he can do so, he’s dragging his feet.
The Corporate-Funded Rehabilitation of Rahm Emanuel
Washington welcomed the disgraced former mayor back into the fold, while business interests quietly funneled him millions to push their agenda.
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Public Banking Takes On Financial Predators
Also: The world’s super wealthy could lose their tax havens, and a fossil fuel company is charged with environmental crimes.
Bernie To House Progressives: Hold Strong
Dozens of Progressive Caucus members remain steadfastly opposed to a bipartisan infrastructure bill without being paired with a more expansive reconciliation package.
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
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: America’s Strike Wave
Also: A welcome new face appears on the Court of Appeals, and fossil fuels lose a key financing source.