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Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit When you’re Donald Trump, you’ve got bigger things to worry about than national emergencies. At least, it certainly seems that way. In October, the commander-in-chief addressed the nation on the topic of America’s opioid epidemic. It was a statement a long time coming, with the death toll from […]

House Passes Budget Bill That Is Trickle Down On Steroids

House Passes Budget Bill That Is Trickle Down On Steroids

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit If you thought George W. Bush tanked the economy, you ain’t seen nothing yet. House Republicans just passed its 2018 budget resolution that includes a process for shielding the Republican majority from a filibuster, thus enabling the passage of a budget without any Democratic votes. The resolution passed […]

Democratic Leaders Need To Take A Cue From Donald Trump re: Selling The Party 

Democratic Leaders Need To Take A Cue From Donald Trump re: Selling The Party 

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Trying to get liberals to vote in elections, especially midterm elections, is no easy task. See 2010 and 2014. Republicans cleaned our clocks. Not only is it embarrassing, it ultimately meant successful obstruction from the GOP. Democratic values are American values, and one of the failings of the […]