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Sep
15
Big Pharma’s Democrats

Big Pharma’s Democrats

Three House Dems working to kill drug price legislation raked in roughly $1.6 million from pharma donors — and the top aide for one of them is now a pharma lobbyist.
Sep
15
Whip Count: The Democrats Who Support the Progressive Reconciliation Strategy

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
Sep
12
WEEKEND READER: The Dirty Secrets Behind Manchin’s Coal Empire

WEEKEND READER: The Dirty Secrets Behind Manchin’s Coal Empire

The conservative Democratic Senator’s longtime coal businesses have avoided scrutiny — until now.
Sep
11
Ending The 9/11 Era

Ending The 9/11 Era

We can’t memory-hole what happened during and after the attacks — but we can learn from it.
Sep
10
Boebert’s Anti-Climate Self-Enrichment Scheme

Boebert’s Anti-Climate Self-Enrichment Scheme

The Colorado Republican is spearheading amendments that could gut Democrats’ climate bill and benefit her husband’s fossil fuel business.
Sep
10
Four Months Later, Still No Vaccine Waiver

Four Months Later, Still No Vaccine Waiver

Biden and EU officials continue helping Big Pharma prevent the distribution of IP rights to fight COVID.
Sep
09
MIDDAY POSTER: The Truth About An Anti-Tax Flack

MIDDAY POSTER: The Truth About An Anti-Tax Flack

A Times puff piece on Democratic Senator turned tax loophole defender Heidi Heitkamp ignores her dark money connections and surprising past statements.
Sep
08
Will Fossil Fuel Giants Be Held Accountable?

Will Fossil Fuel Giants Be Held Accountable?

As climate disasters pile up, polluters are working overtime to avoid responsibility.
Sep
07
Biden Could Share Vaccine Data With The World

Biden Could Share Vaccine Data With The World

A new report suggests the United States may have unfettered rights to the information countries desperately need to scale up COVID-19 vaccine production.
Sep
06
The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

A reminder that if we hope to ever rebuild an economy that works for everyone, we need a much stronger labor movement.