Illinois governor profits off ICE detention center contracts

CHICAGO — Gov. Bruce Rauner this year reported a profit from a private equity fund that owns a health care group servicing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention centers, including facilities that hold immigrant families… Read More

Opinion | $111 Billion in Tax Cuts for the Top 1 Percent

First, let’s try a little thought experiment: Whenever President Trump starts talking about NATO, imagine what Vladimir Putin would want Trump to say. Then compare it to what Trump actually says. The two are often… Read More

Trump’s Art of the No Deal (revised and updated)

by Robert Reich Trump promised to be America’s dealmaker in chief. “We need a leader that wrote The Art of the Deal,” he said in the speech announcing his candidacy. “I’m a negotiator. I’ve done… Read More

For The First Time, Democrats Are Outspending Republicans On Obamacare Ads

Democrats have spent more than Republicans on Obamacare ads this cycle, a major shift from every other election since the health care law passed. Since President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act in 2010,… Read More