corporate welfare

Jon Stewart Rips Eric Bolling Over Fox's Shaming Of SNAP Recipients
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart once again destroys the hypocrites over at Faux "news" for their attacks on those living in poverty and their double standard when it comes to shilling for those receiving corporate welfare. Read more...
Provision Requiring Lawmakers To Disclose Subsidies Removed From Final Farm Bill
The welfare queens in our Congress don't want Americans knowing how much they are receiving in farm subsidies. Read more...
Sanders Slams Walmart Family For 'Obscene' Taxpayer Subsidies
Sen. Bernie Sanders was given a chance to respond to the interview he did on CNN earlier in the week, and he did a really great job once again with getting to the heart of what's wrong with the arguments by these cheap labor advocates, who want to defend the poverty wages being paid to those making minimum wage right now. Read more...
Sen. Bernie Sanders: Walmart One Of The Major Welfare Recipients In America
Following President Obama's speech this Wednesday, where he was once again pushing for the minimum wage to be increased, Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke to All In's Chris Hayes about some of the obstacles he's facing -- including one of the biggest welfare recipients in the nation -- Walmart. Read more...
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On Thursday, July 4th, Chicagoans opposed to Mayor Emanuel’s extreme budget cuts to public services, and policies of corporate welfare, peacefully converge at the Mayor’s house to speak out against these austerity measures. Read more...
This 4th of July, Chicagoans opposed to Mayor Emanuel’s extreme budget cuts to public services, and policies of corporate welfare, will peacefully converge at the Mayor’s house to speak out against these austerity measures and celebrate citywide resistance to his mayorship. Read more...
When the greed, recklessness, and illegal behavior on Wall Street drove this country into the deepest recession since the 1930s, the largest financial institutions in the United States took every advantage of being American. They just loved their country - and the willingness of the American people to provide them with the largest bailout in world history. In 2008, Congress approved a $700 billion gift to Wall Street. Another $16 trillion in virtually zero interest loans and other financial assistance came from the Federal Reserve. America. What a great country. Read more...
After explaining that Mitt Romney's so-called "reboot" this week was thrown off by the leak of the tapes of him trashing half of the country as a bunch of lazy, mooching freeloaders at a wealthy donor's fundraiser earlier this year, The Daily Show's Read more...
Our good friend Scarlet, aka "The Freeway Blogger," is getting ready to take a little trip up the west coast. If you're out that way, prepare to see a lot of signs... Read more...