Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Tag: Corporate America

The profits of war

How corporate America cashed in on the post-9/11 pentagon spending surge.

The $3.5 trillion bill corporate America is terrified of

It’s time to get this landmark bill passed and build a fairer America.

‘Billionaires are popping champagne’: Progressives slam House Dems’ tax plan

"Corporations will continue to play international shell games with their profits while moving American jobs overseas."

Who’s raking off all your awful office meetings?

Understanding Corporate America’s structural greed.

‘They’re going to lose,’ says Sanders as corporations mobilize against $3.5T...

"We will expand Medicare to provide dental, vision, and hearing coverage to benefit seniors, not to pad the profits of healthcare industry CEOs."

To save the planet, we need to end corporate funding of...

Those fighting to protect the planet face intense police repression that's funded by private corporations.

How Uncle Sam can encourage corporations to be more patriotic

By using the power of the public purse, can we encourage federal contractors to be upstanding corporate citizens?

This company got a $10 million PPP loan, then closed its...

Many American businesses received millions in federal pandemic aid intended to protect workers, but exploited loopholes and rule changes to lay off those employees anyway.

How corporations pumped up CEO pay while their low-wage workers suffered...

More than half of the country’s 100 largest low-wage employers rigged pay rules in 2020 to give CEOs 29 percent average raises while their frontline employees made 2 percent less.

Why corporate America appears to be drifting away from the Republican...

Businesses are trying to make clear that their concerns are not partisan in nature.

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Trump planning to run in 2024? From his jail cell?

This guy is a political crook that has been allowed to run free—so far.

Trump’s suicidal gut instinct at work: ‘Fix those ‘rigged’ elections or we won’t vote.’

Trump can’t stand that he can't punch one hole in one state’s tabulations, thus his ever-tiresome "rigged election" lies, taking the untenable to the unthinkable.

Toxic Clichés

Our students will be facing challenges beyond what we can begin to imagine, if these past few years are any indication, crises that require far-ranging intelligence, imagination, sensitivity.

Manchin fumes after Sanders op-ed in West Virginia paper calls out obstruction of Biden...

"Congress should proceed with caution on any additional spending and I will not vote for a reckless expansion of government programs."

Follow Alabama’s lead on child care

If one of our poorest states can rise to meet this basic human need, why can’t Congress?