economy

Trump Now Wants To Raise Gas Taxes To Pay For His Agenda

Trump Now Wants To Raise Gas Taxes To Pay For His Agenda

Donald Trump is now saying that he’s willing to raise gas taxes to pay for infrastructure improvements. He wants me and you to pay more for gasoline all while he gives his millionaire and billionaire buddies a massive tax cut. We currently pay 18.4 cents per gallon in federal gas taxes. (and 24.4 cents per gallon […]

The CBO Score On GOP Healthcare Plan Is Finally Out….And It Ain’t Good

The CBO Score On GOP Healthcare Plan Is Finally Out….And It Ain’t Good

Republicans have spent the past week trying to preemptively discredit the CBO. They knew their new healthcare plan was going to get a negative report. They were right. The Congressional Budget Office released their assessment of the new Republican healthcare plan on Monday. And it wasn’t good. The CBO report estimates that 14 million people […]

Trump Is Cooking The Books On Economic Data

Trump Is Cooking The Books On Economic Data

Donald Trump’s trickle down economic plan will not fix the economy. So instead, he’s just cheating and manipulating the data to match up with his boasts of miracles. Trump has made a lot of big promises to boost the economy. But instead of coming up with legitimate policy…not just “It’ll be great!” “I have a […]

Trump To Privatize PBS, NPR And Eliminate National Endowment Of The Arts

Trump To Privatize PBS, NPR And Eliminate National Endowment Of The Arts

Donald Trump is set to take an ax to government spending. His elimination of public services is dramatic and very disturbing. Under Trump’s plan the departments of Justice, State, Energy, Transportation, and Commerce will all have their budgets dramatically slashed. And several programs that fall under their jurisdiction will be eliminated entirely. Trump plans to privatize […]

Corporations Are Actively Helping Trump Lie About Jobs, Here’s Why

Corporations Are Actively Helping Trump Lie About Jobs, Here’s Why

Donald Trump wants us to believe that since his election he’s created thousands of new jobs. And corporations like Sprint are all too happy to help Trump tell that lie. Why? Because they stand to make an enormous profit from being buddy-buddy with the new President. On Wednesday, Trump made a big announcement that he […]

Repealing Obamacare Will Affect All Of Us, Here’s How It Will Affect You

Repealing Obamacare Will Affect All Of Us, Here’s How It Will Affect You

Donald Trump and the Republicans are determined to repeal Obamacare. But what they don’t seem to realize….or care about…is that repealing the law will directly affect EVERYONE. That includes all of the Republicans who are pushing for the repeal. Let’s start with the obvious. Obamacare is not perfect. It’s far from it. And there is […]

Keith Olbermann Unleashes On Trump, ‘We Have Elected A Shitty Businessman’ -VIDEO

Keith Olbermann Unleashes On Trump, ‘We Have Elected A Shitty Businessman’ -VIDEO

“We have elected a shitty businessman. Amid everything else from the psychosis to the orange bull in the nuclear china shop, we have elected a guy who doesn’t know the first thing about the U.S. economy.” Keith Olbermann now has a web show on GQ called The Resistance. And on Tuesday’s show he lambasted Trump for […]