(WASHINGTON,D.C.) -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency, citing unspecified “potentially sensitive information,” is declining to release a document it drafted several years ago that details how it would respond to a major hurricane in Puerto Rico.
(BERKELEY, CA.) -- The largest corporations and richest people in America – who donated billions of dollars to Republican candidates for the House and Senate in the 2106 election – appear on the way to getting what they paid for: a giant tax cut.
The New York Times reports that business groups are meeting frequently with key Republicans in order to shape the tax bill, whose details remain secret.
(NATIONAL) -- This week Republican lawmakers in the Republican controlled US Senate gave up any pretense, as did their colleagues in the House earlier, they were in those powerful jobs to serve the American people and not huge corporations, Wall Street and the top 1%.
It was a classic moment frozen in time for future generations to look back upon and understand it clearly as one of the glaring reasons America is now a complete oligarchy and not a democracy, even in lip service.