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An Orgy of Unnecessary Cruelty

by Robert Reich The theme that unites all of Trump’s initiatives so far is their unnecessary cruelty. 1. His new budget comes down especially hard on the poor – imposing unprecedented cuts in low-income housing,… Read More

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45 thought the World would stop without the US in trade deals? Guess again, markets are closing to US goods.

Pull out of carefully crafted deals in a fit of campaign pique? The world moves on without you as countries queue up to create low tariff deals that only hurts US company’s competitiveness says Politico…. Read More

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Meet the Hundreds of Officials Trump Has Quietly Installed Across the Government

We have obtained a list of more than 400 Trump administration hires, including dozens of lobbyists and some from far-right media. by Justin Elliott, Derek Kravitz and Al Shaw ProPublica A Trump campaign aide who… Read More

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Trump Said He Made $21 Million in Income From His New York Contracts. He Actually Made a Lot Less.

The president’s 2016 federal financial disclosure lists gross receipts for his dealings with New York City. If you subtract expenses and fees, the amount he earned from the deals is much smaller. by Derek Kravitz… Read More