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The former "killer lobbyist" and convicted felon explains that although it will be difficult, the system he exploited must be changed.
It’s time to tackle the root problem: subservience to corporate and financial powers.
Only a federal investigation can get to the bottom of what happened in the housing bubble—and get a fair deal for homeowners.
Time to stop being cynical about corporate money in politics and start being angry.
Contrary to the spin, New York’s new tax plan privileges millionaires at the expense of the 99 percent.
The defense authorization bill that Congress passed and President Obama had threatened to veto will soon become law, a fact that should be met with public outrage.
Republicans in Congress are quietly killing the provisions of Obama’s stimulus act that have kept millions out of poverty.
For all its flaws, the food stamp program helps one in seven Americans put food on the table.
“When Clinton signed Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, I knew single mothers like me would suffer. Fifteen years later, millions have been kicked off the welfare rolls.”
How one citizen got placd on a no-pay list in America's new security-happy landscape.