Trump promised to set American workers first. He lied | Michael Paarlberg

Proposed cuts to federal agency budgets and changes to employment statute benefit merely the US president and his cronies As Donald Trump celebrates Labor Day by proposing to slash taxes for CEOs such as himself, it may come as a shock that a chairwoman who was previously best known for firing people on TV might […]

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Robert Mueller is closing in on Trump. Congress must protect his investigation | Max Bergmann and Max Boot

The closer Mueller gets to Trump, the likelier it is that Trump will act to try to end his investigation. Thats why he must be protected now Mueller is coming. The investigation into Trump campaign coordination with Russia appears to be shutting in on the president. The three indictments earlier this month of Trump campaign […]

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Louisiana floods: state faces soaring recovery costs and disease concerns

Challenges for country after devastating inundations include fears over mosquito-borne diseases and millions a day in costs as residents start to rebuild their lives As southern Louisiana sheds the last of the weeks historic floodwater, the region faces significant challenges: how to deal with resulting illnes, how to pay for the damage and how to […]

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How big pharma’s fund- and its politicians- feed the US opioid crisis

Tom Marino might have withdrawn from consideration as Trumps drug czar, but drug fund is coursing through the veins of Congress contributing immediately to an epidemic that kills thousands of Americans each year Donald Trump was not wrong. Hours before his nominee for” drug czar” withdrew from consideration over his part in a law restriction […]

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How big pharma’s money- and its legislators- feed the US opioid crisis

Tom Marino might have withdrawn from consideration as Trumps drug czar, but narcotic money is coursing through the veins of Congress contributing directly to an epidemic that kills thousands of Americans each year Donald Trump was not incorrect. Hours before his nominee for” narcotic czar” withdrew from consideration over his part in a law limiting […]

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Robert Mueller is closing in on Trump. Congress must protect police investigations | Max Bergmann and Max Boot

The closer Mueller gets to Trump, the likelier it is that Trump will act to try to end his investigation. Thats why he must be protected now Mueller is coming. The investigation into Trump campaign coordination with Russia appears to be closing in on the president. The three indictments earlier this month of Trump campaign […]

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Trump promised to set American workers first. He lied | Michael Paarlberg

Proposed cuts to federal agency budgets and changes to employment law benefit only the US president and his cronies As Donald Trump celebrates Labor Day by proposing to slash taxes for CEOs such as himself, it may come as a shock that a president who was previously best known for firing people on TV might […]

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Robert Mueller is closing in on Trump. Congress must protect police investigations | Max Bergmann and Max Boot

The closer Mueller gets to Trump, the likelier it is that Trump will act to try to end police investigations. Thats why he must be protected now Mueller is coming. The investigation into Trump campaign coordination with Russia appears to be shutting in on the president. The three indictments earlier this month of Trump campaign […]

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