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Republicans Blame Poor For Trump’s Huge Deficit, Plan To Destroy Social Security, Medicare

Republicans insisted that Trump’s $1.5 trillion tax aimed almost entirely at giant corporations and the ultra rich would not only pay for itself, but create a substantial windfall that would benefit all Americans.  In fact, the entire reason the GOP has stood behind Trump despite him wrecking …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Ben Carson And The Sinister Motivations Of Republican Economics

One of the most pervasive myths about poverty in right wing circles is that people who are unable to lift themselves out of it aren’t working hard enough. Some of the most militant advocates of this philosophy are those who come from poor backgrounds themselves, and insist that anyone can do what …Continue reading Continue […]

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No Tomi Lahren, Democrats Are Not “Salivating Over A Stock Market Downturn”

One of the tactics the right in America has perfected is art of smearing the left as being un patriotic wusses. When liberals question issues like guns, economic inequality, and immigration control, Republicans have learned to hurl as much abuse at them as possible for hating America. Don’t like …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Laffing All the Way to the Bank

Do you know what the Laffer Curve is? It’s a graph that represents the relationship between a given income tax rate and the government’s tax revenue. It would be the one set of data you absolutely needed before deciding to pass a multi-trillion dollar tax cut. Pulling the trigger on such a massive …Continue reading […]

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Trump’s Deregulatory Binge Makes the Bush Years Look Like Stalinist Russia

One of the major failures of the Bush administration was FEMA’s inability to adequately respond to Hurricane Katrina. Bush had made signifiant cuts to the organization before the storm hit and hired the woefully inept and deeply unqualified Michael Brown to head it. The devastation …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Republicans Just Voted to Destroy the Future of Millions of Americans

It’s hard to put a positive spin on this given how destructive every sane economist believes the GOP’s tax plan will be. Reported the New York Times on the plan that just passed in the Senate:  Republicans took a critical step toward notching their first significant legislative …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Watch a Prominent Donald Trump Backer Get Wrecked on Live Television

Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle invited ‘Donald Trump for President’ advisory board member Brad Thomas onto their MSNBC show today and gave the hapless business man one of the most savage dressing downs I’ve ever seen on live television. Thomas appeared to think that he could lie and evade his …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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