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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Obamacare Subsidies

Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Obamacare Subsidies

In a 6-3 vote the Supreme Court ruled on Thursday morning that Obamacare’s insurance subsidies are legal. And as Joe Biden would say…this is a big fucking deal! Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the court’s opinion which said in part, “Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve the health insurance markets, not to destroy […]

UPDATE: Disney Workers Made To Train Their Foreign Replacements

UPDATE: Disney Workers Made To Train Their Foreign Replacements

UPDATED: In response to the furor over the layoffs, Disney cancelled the layoffs scheduled to take place in late May. A small victory, but a victory all the same! The happiest place on earth isn’t so happy for some. Last October, about 250 Disney employees were notified that they were going to be laid off on or […]

John Fugelsang’s Marvelous Tweet About Trickle-Down Economics

John Fugelsang’s Marvelous Tweet About Trickle-Down Economics

Politico John Fugelsang is the king of Twitter smackdowns. It’s not easy to distill an insightful and hilarious takedown into 140 characters but Fugelsang has mastered the art Like the time he destroyed an Obamacare liar about a year ago, and more recently he ripped apart Bernie Sanders critics with one tweet. Well, he’s at it […]

Scott Walker – Equal Pay Pits Women Against Men

Scott Walker – Equal Pay Pits Women Against Men

  In an interview with the Boston Herald, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker attacked Hillary Clinton’s advocacy for equal pay legislation by saying she was simply following in President Obama’s footsteps in trying to “pit one group of Americans versus another.” When the program’s host, Adriana Cohen, asked Walker about the (discredited) statistics posted on the conservative […]

No Confidence: Texas To ‘Repatriate’ Gold Reserves To Private Stockpile

No Confidence: Texas To ‘Repatriate’ Gold Reserves To Private Stockpile

Though it had been rumored for a while, last week Governor Greg Abbott of Texas signed legislation that will create a state-run gold depository within the state. “The law will repatriate $1 billion of gold bullion from the Federal Reserve in New York to Texas. The bullion depository will serve as the custodian, guardian and […]

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