Last week, Republicans weakened the Dodd-Frank law that put restrictions on certain banking activities.
Let’s remember why such a bill was necessary:
So, Republicans are doing all they can to make sure this happens again. They know we’ll bail out the banks again.
From economist Brad Delong, who understands numbers;
Note to Self: This is your reminder:
- 178.4 180.8 million people are represented by the 48 49 senators who caucus with the Democrats.
- 144.1 141.7 million people are represented by the 52 51 senators who caucus with the Republicans.
- 65.9 million people voted for Hillary Rodham Clinton and Tim Kaine to be their president and vice president
- 63.0 million people voted for Donald Trump and Mike Pence to be their president and vice president.
Numbers don’t lie. Republicans do.
That life in the alt-right universe for one man.
He’s right, but he’s one of the rich who’s getting richer. Let’s see how he uses the windfall, because we know what the pussygrabber’s going to do.
See you cut taxes for the rich, and people who aren’t rich starve.
From Paul Krugman:
They lie. They always lie. And they always will lie.