A newby the campaign finance advocacy group Issue One has revealed that of the $800 million in secret money spent on elections between 2010 and 2016, 75 percent came from just 15 top groups. Most of these groups, you’ll be just shocked to hear, support Republicans.
How do companies learn how to stay “union-free?” They are taught by consultants provided by their local Chamber of Commerce. And here is exactly what that looks like.
On Monday night, the West Hollywood City Council unanimously approved a resolution calling to remove Donald Trump’s star from the Walk of Fame after it was vandalized yet again.
We are finally approaching the end of the truly long and miserable 2018 primary season—it started—and yesterday, voters in and , two 2016 swing states which will most likely be up for grabs again in 2020, went to the polls to pick nominees for a plethora of races, including…
The Chamber of Commerce has such a quaint and welcoming name. Yet it is one of the foremost forces in the country seeking to make your life at work more miserable. Example One Million: crushing worker centers.
Progressives in Michigan scored a hard-fought victory today when it was announced that a proposal to create an independent redistricting commission will be on the ballot this November, according to a
The list of American cities vying to be the location of Amazon’s next headquarters has been
Four more states held primary elections on Tuesday night, including the 2016 swing states of Wisconsin and Minnesota. If you were a Republican or someone who likes busting unions, you had a terrible night.
Tradition dating back to 2017 holds that a right wing Supreme Court nominee is entitled toabout why, actually, the nominee is good, even if all of his actual ideas are dogshit. We got the latest edition last night when Donald Trump
There’s something to be said for U.S. ambassadors who are so eager to represent Donald Trump’s vile agenda to the world that they show up on their first day and fuck it all up.
I live in Washington, D.C., also known as “the swamp.” The restaurants are pretty good and the Metro isn’t as bad as people say it is. The inequality and homelessness is staggering and it’s very, just like most big American cities. And, of course, the government is the , with entire…
A mystery about the forces behind a $1 million donation to Donald Trump’s inaugural committee has been solved, and it’s reportedly linked to a group of legal activists, including two people who are advising Donald Trump on judicial selection.
Facebook has announced that it’s teaming up with the Atlantic Council, a foreign policy think tank funded by NATO member states and their allies, energy companies, and weapons contractors to “monitoring for misinformation and foreign interference” during elections.
Bloomberg’s Zachary Mider and Ben Elgin have a fantastictoday on the DCI Group, a lobbying and consulting firm in Washington, DC, and how hedge funds employ it to achieve their horrid aims.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is having a very bad Tuesday.
As you may know, the industry of bodegas and mom-and-pop corner shops has been on ain face of the rising costs of rent and the competition of grocery delivery . So, naturally, a pair of Silicon Valley goobers have taken it upon themselves to really put a nail in the coffin of…
Outside a squat, one-story building on Chicago Avenue on the south side of Minneapolis, Alexis Collins, a 20-year-old Taco Bell employee, stands holding her baby, both of them bundled up against the piercing Minnesota wind. On the wall behind her, stretching all the way up to the roof, is a multicolor mural of a woman…
The environment ministers from Group of Seven (G7) nations are meeting in Italy on Sunday and Monday to discuss a path forward on mitigating climate change. But U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administratorleft the summit after attending only one meeting for a few hours.
This month,took over as president of the Economic Policy Institute, America’s premier left-wing economic think tank. We spoke to her about Trumponomics and the fight for equality.
North Carolina has spent the better part of a year suffering the consequences of its decision to enshrine LGBTQ discrimination into law, but the state's commerce secretary is