February 1, 2019

Welcome to the Thunderdome, Sen. Booker! I didn't expect much excitement over this announcement, but who knows? I do like an anti-trust candidate:

I like Amy Klobuchar, but if she can't see the problem with this proposal (namely, that poor people aren't making enough money to put in these accounts), her expected campaign will sink like a stone:

And Sherrod Brown kicks off his Dignity of Work tour:

This is getting a serious reaction this morning. Just what we need, another arms race to siphon money out of the budget that could actually help people instead:

And other news:

And finally, because we all need a smile:

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