Biden Just Nominated Joe Manchin-Lite
The president has quietly nominated an energy consultant who has long championed carbon capture incentives as a way to sustain the fossil fuel industry in a burning world.
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From the launch of a worker-owned Appeal to a Jacobin-crafted board game, journalists are scoring wins.
The Holes In Biden’s Vaccine Mandate
Critics say it’s too easy for anti-vaxxers to exploit loopholes in OSHA’s new COVID-19 workplace vaccination requirements.
Conservative Democrats’ Lucrative Career Path
Democratic senators who oppose core party agenda items and upset the base can’t lose — because if they do, they get paid.
“Trump Zombie Sale” Threatens Montana National Forest
The Biden administration is continuing a forest-clearing plan that endangers old-growth trees and grizzly habitat.
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: National Monuments Restored
Also: California reforms its police departments, while Scabby the Rat goes Hollywood.
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.