Texas is poised to kill more of its own citizens. No, not with the death penalty — we knew that already — but with its reliance on poorly regulated fossil fuel energy. Also, the Biden administration is dragging its feet on preventing a major wave of housing evictions, while signs are mounting that the country may not have won its battle with COVID-19 just yet. All that and much more in today’s Midday Poster below, exclusively for subscribers.
New York continues to subsidize the semiconductor industry, despite years of offshoring and meager job creation.
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Also: President Joe Biden takes aim at drug prices, and a key senator signals support for the PRO Act.
Whistleblower Says Conservative Nonprofit Engaged In Illegal Politicking
New federal complaint suggests the American Legislative Exchange Council violated its tax-exempt status by providing political software to Republicans.
“I Don’t Have Anything”
Workers say they are being crushed by governors’ unemployment shut-offs, while Biden sits on the sidelines.