1 POSTS 0 COMMENTSBen Fountain’s Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution has just been published by Ecco/HarperCollins. He is the author of a novel, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, which received the National Book Critics’ Circle Award and was a finalist for the National Book Award, and a story collection, Brief Encounters with Che Guevara, which received the PEN/Hemingway Award and the Barnes & Noble Discover Prize for Fiction. He lives in Dallas.
And no fix they come up with should come out of the pockets of workers or retirees.
More than half of the coalition of companies that fought for slashing the corporate tax rate have made layoffs since the GOP tax bill's enactment.
Last year, Chief Ed Windbigler said he doubted the case against the officer would stick. After the officer pleaded guilty, the chief didn’t discipline him. This year, Windbigler promoted him to detective without telling an oversight board.
Crowding the inside of the capitol building with chants of "Respect our vote!," protesters rally outside to denounce the Republicans' last-ditch power grab.
“These three police officers from Biscayne Park disgraced themselves and damaged the public’s trust in law enforcement."