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Andy Puzder’s Answer to Labor Critics: Blame Our Franchises

Posted February 14, 2017 by Bill Raden

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Trump’s Hiring Freeze Disrespects American Taxpayers

Posted February 7, 2017 by Donald Cohen

This piece first appeared in Capital and Main President Trump already has some congressional Republicans worried about his ability to stay on message. But the president’s federal government hiring freeze sends an age-old conservative message loud and clear. On his
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Super Bowl Politics

Posted February 6, 2017 by

Trump Values Dominate the NFL No, the Patriots 34-28 Super Bowl win was not a victory for Donald Trump. I realize that many progressive saw the game in political terms. They were united against the Patriots due to the friendly
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On January 28, Sen. Elizabeth Warren rallied crowd at Boston's Logan Airport protesting Trump's muslim ban

Progressives Wrong to Bash Warren

Posted January 31, 2017 by

Until last week, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren was a beloved progressive icon. Her populist attacks on Donald Trump drew such raves that many progressives pushed for Clinton to make Warren her VP. Now Warren is being criticized by Markos Moulitsas
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Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks during a ceremony where NASA transferred title and ownership of space shuttle Enterprise to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011 at the museum in New York City. The transfer is the first step toward Intrepid receiving Enterprise in the spring of 2012. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

Democrats Can’t Fight Trump While Making Deal on Infrastructure

Posted January 31, 2017 by Angie Schmitt

Yesterday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he will “claw, scrap, and fight with every fiber of my being” to overturn Donald Trump’s executive order preventing refugees and residents of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the country. If that’s the
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