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Trump Declares TPP Still Dead. So Now What?
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Trump Declares TPP Still Dead. So Now What?

Though TPP was killed by a long progressive fight that resulted in it not having the votes to pass Congress, of course, he took credit for killing it himself. So now that that’s over, how should our country trade with the world?
Our Pain, Moonves, Zucker, Mercer And Breitbart's Profits
Rebekah, Robert, and Diana Mercer at the 2014 World Science Festival Gala on April 7, 2014. Rebekah is one of 16 on Trump's transition team executive committee. Her father Robert is among Trump’s top financial backers Image from: Bloomberg News

Our Pain, Moonves, Zucker, Mercer And Breitbart's Profits

While at Brietbart Steve Bannon didn't have to show a profit, just keep anti-Muslim billionaire Robert Mercer happy. His daughter Rebeckah is on Trump's transition team. Leaders of for-profit MSM are punished when their shareholders don't make money not when they fail the public.
'Underbanked' Report Shows Need For Postal Banking

'Underbanked' Report Shows Need For Postal Banking

If We the People could be have a simple bank account at our Post Offices, this would solve a problem for millions upon millions of Americans. It would keep people away from the debt-trap clutches of the predatory payday lending industry.
Small Businesses Say Trump Is Wrong

Small Businesses Say Trump Is Wrong

One (more) of the way this country is split is a sharp divide between what small businesses need and what the giant, multinational corporations want (and usually get.)
Iowa Town Hall Meetings Discussing TPP This Week

Iowa Town Hall Meetings Discussing TPP This Week

This week Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI Action), Our Revolution (Bernie Sanders' group), and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) will hold a series of town hall meetings across Iowa.