Did anyone believe a crass, greedy business tycoon, forever living on "other people's money," would not find a way to move from budget self-financing to accepting the big money modern elections require? Without tens or hundreds of millions eventually, Trump won't survive the big primaries against well-heeled, personally-insulted foes. And who expects Trump, a rich hypocrite (on so many other issues), to spend his cash when easy money is so available? Easier just to change the con artist's ploy about never being open to rank bribery.
“In every country that we looked at, inequality has gotten worse during the pandemic.”
The CIA is big on “lessons learned”. One of the lesson to be learned here is a) that fame is fleeting and b) there’s more to running for office than buying TV ads.
"Now people are fleeing from the misery and horrors for which we are responsible."
The Trump administration is as likely to succeed in communicating what it wants to lower-level officials as was the Nazi-era State Department.
Perhaps it would be more prudent for Gov. Mary Fallin and the Republican-dominated legislature to stop praying to the oil industry and start passing laws to make their state’s oil billionaires pay their fair share of taxes.
"I am pleading guilty because I am in fact guilty of the offense identified in this Agreement.”
Thousands of Verizon employees will take to the streets demanding the company run more fairly.
The battle between “guns and butter” is still raging in the United States and, if the new NDS is any indicator, the guns are winning.
American families and businesses deserve better.