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Trump Uses Executive Order To Undermine Healthcare (Video)

Trump Uses Executive Order To Undermine Healthcare (Video)

Republicans failed yet again to “repeal and replace” the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), aka Obamacare, with the “Graham-Cassidy-Johnson-Heller” health care bill last month. In response, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) told President Donald Trump repeal and replace is “off the table.” Now it seems the president is hell bent on using […]

We Can’t Afford To Feed Our Poor–But We Hand Big Oil $5 Trillion A Year (VIDEO)

We Can’t Afford To Feed Our Poor–But We Hand Big Oil $5 Trillion A Year (VIDEO)

Despite the solar industry outpacing fossil fuel companies, growing 12 times faster than the overall economy, we may never shake our national addiction to fossil fuels so long as we continue to subsidize big oil to the tune of five trillion dollars a year, 6.5% of global GDP. According to a study in the journal World Development, subsidies […]

Three Things Republicans Don’t Get About Obamacare

Three Things Republicans Don’t Get About Obamacare

While taking the kids out during Spring break, I was monitoring the news and observing the conservative bloggers throwing constant hissy fits when talking about the Obamacare ? or Affordable Care Act (ACA) ? anniversary. ?Rolling my eyes and sifting through the predictable ?Abomination?, ?Un-American? and ?Commie? shrieks, I found very interesting information from the […]