"In 2016 the Russian government, at the direction of Vladimir Putin himself, orchestrated cyberattacks on our nation for the purpose of influencing our election — plain and simple. Now, the key question for the President and Congress is: What are we going to do to protect the American people and their democracy from this kind of thing in the future?" — Jeh Johnson.
"Punishment of white-collar and elite crime has been declining for decades. Whereas over 1,000 people were convicted of major felonies as a result of the savings and loan collapse in the 1980s, only a couple wrongdoers were even prosecuted as a result of the 2008 financial crisis. That despite the fact that journalists and private citizens — with no subpoena power — easily found the crisis was... View details ⇨
"U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt continues to clean house at a key advisory committee, signaling plans to drop several dozen current members of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC), according to an email yesterday from a senior agency official."
Thursday 3PM EDT/Noon PDT on "Lunch with Louden" Millions March for Medicare for All". Please join us.
We will discuss the march and the Senate health care bill released today with Dr. Michael Rushnak, M.D., M.P.H., organizer of the July 24th MILLIONS MARCHING FOR MEDICARE 4 ALL planned in DC with satellite marches across America. Bring your thoughts and questions to the broadcast!
The Senate version of Trumpcare has been unveiled. Joy-Ann Reid's statements made it clear recently that Republicans are in a no-win situation whether or not they pass Trumpcare. It is a result of their dishonesty with all Americans and specifically their constituents.
"A seven-year push by U.S. Republicans to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and kill the taxes it imposed on the wealthy will reach a critical juncture on Thursday when Senate Republican leaders unveil a draft bill they aim to put to a vote, possibly as early as next week...."
Top economists Robert Litan and Ian Hathaway have an explanation for the sorry state of our economy: "... many American entrepreneurs are no longer looking for ways to produce more useful stuff, and are instead looking for new techniques for extracting money from each other and from the government. In other words, crony capitalism may be slowly cannibalizing productive capitalism."