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Big news: @SenWarren & @katieporteroc are demanding we use the full power of the Defense Production Act to:
-Identify spare vaccine manufacturing capacity
-Share the vaccine recipe
-Enlist manufacturers to ramp-up production
This is how we combat vaccine production delays.
Please remember that corporations drawing the line at insurrection were fine with Trump calling Mexicans rapists, Charlottesville, “shithole countries”, kids in cages, gassing BLM protestors, and telling women of color in Congress to "go back” to the countries they came from.
Trump executions since July:
William LeCroy Jr
This is after 17 years without one federal execution.
EPA data released this week shows enforcement has plummeted to at least a 10-year low, probably longer.
It was already so low before the pandemic that the crisis caused only a relatively small step down in the steady decline.
We've got to end impunity for corporate polluters.
Sadly, much of the media and many members of the Washington establishment want to deceive Americans into thinking those who raised concerns incited violence, simply by voicing the concern. That’s false. And the allegation itself is corrosive and dangerous.
And this: Student advocates struck by absence of debt forgiveness in Biden’s coronavirus plan
Replying to @ragregg: By 2023, almost 40 percent of all borrowers are expected to default on their loans. President-elect Biden has the power on DAY…
By 2023, almost 40 percent of all borrowers are expected to default on their loans. President-elect Biden has the power on DAY ONE to diffuse this ticking time bomb that continues to drag down a whole generation, slow growth, and worsen the racial-wealth gap.
Don’t be quick to give corporate America credit for pausing political donations.
Companies have already donated $170 MILLION to lawmakers that rejected the election results.
As soon as this blows over, the donations will likely start flowing again.
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