Judge blocks Indiana law that would let officials kick voters off the rolls

Kris Kobach’s effort to upend the way Americans vote has suffered another setback. The Kansas Secretary of State has been hard at work trying to expand upon his fatally flawed Crosscheck program, which he cooked up following the 2016 election, after President Trump made totally baseless claims of voter…

Republican Opposed To Expanding Healthcare: ‘When Your Time’s Up You’re Gonna Die!’

On Wednesday, Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson County)) blithely sentenced millions of Americans to death. Asked about the Americans who’ve been denied health care in states that have refused to expand Medicaid—a policy the Trump administration has encouraged—Carrico issued a heartless response. “When your time’s up,…

Only 13% Of Americans Say Trump Is ‘Honest & Trustworthy’

Only thirteen percent of Americans said they would consider President Trump to be honest and trustworthy, according to a new Survey Monkey tracking poll. Trump’s honesty and trustworthiness score is down 3 points from when Survey Monkey started conducting the tracking polls in February of…

More than 100 million Americans’ drinking water could be contaminated by harmful chemicals

Previous studies warned that 16 million Americans have been exposed to drinking water contaminated by a class of fluorinated nonstick chemicals that have been linked to cancer, thyroid disease, weakened immunity, and other health problems. That’s a huge number of people. But throw that figure…

SHOCK: 95+ Million NOT IN LABOR FORCE!

-A record 95+ million Americans are out of the workforce, a statistic that Donald Trump, Trumpists, and the right have no interest in mentioning as they uncritically tout the same unemployment data was they denounced as “fake” during the presidency of Barack Obama https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/95745000-record-number-americans-not-participating-labor-force-boomers -Become…

POLL: Money In Politics Despised By Americans Across The Spectrum

In general, Americans have low regard for elected officials. And when asked about candidates running for office in the last several elections, only about half (47%) say the quality of candidates overall has been good, with just 7% saying they have been “very good”; about…

Power plant accused of paying actors for support is latest in industry astroturfing trend

Paying Americans to speak out in favor of the energy industry, as a way of demonstrating grassroots support for their often-controversial projects, has reared its ugly head. In New Orleans, actors were paid to show up at city council meetings to demonstrate their support for…

4 Million Americans Lost Health Insurance In Last 2 Years

About 4 million Americans lost health insurance in the last two years, according to a new survey from the Commonwealth Fund, which attributed the decline to actions taken by the Trump administration. The uninsured rate was up significantly compared with 2016 among adults with an…

New study takes aim at debunking old myths about America’s racial wealth gap

Nearly everyone agrees that black Americans are less financially well-to-do than white Americans. But why does this fact remain so stubbornly true? While there’s little-to-no consensus, popular beliefs – buttressed by decades-old political arguments and social policies – tend to point to black Americans as the source…

Average US Taxpayer Spends Over $3k Every Year On W-A-R

As Americans rushed to pay their taxes on Tuesday before the official deadline, peace groups reminded the public of the uncomfortable fact that an “astronomical amount” of the money sent to the IRS each year goes not to funding education or a single-payer healthcare system…