More People Approve of Mueller Than Trump

–A new poll shows that more people approve of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller’s handling of the Trump Russia investigation than Donald Trump’s handling https://edition.cnn.com/2018/09/12/politics/cnn-poll-mueller-trump-approval-gap/index.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow the show…

Trump administration reportedly poised to approve restrictive changes to Medicaid

The Trump administration is preparing to approve a number of changes to Medicaid — the government health care program that provides coverage to low-income people — that could leave tens of thousands of people without coverage. As Politico first reported Friday, the administration is set…

Senate committee approves Trump environmental nominees without support of Democrats

In party-line votes, a Senate committee on Wednesday voted to approve three top Trump environmental nominees, allowing their nominations to head to the full Senate for a vote. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved a pair of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) nominees with…

Pittsburgh votes to expand hospital chain that won’t let workers unionize

Pittsburgh City Council voted Tuesday to approve a University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) plan to build a vision and rehabilitation center in the city’s Uptown neighborhood, part of a $2 billion expansion the hospital giant announced last year. The vote came despite continued opposition…

78 Dems Vote To Weaken Key Wall Street Regulation

Today, the House voted to approve the Volcker Rule Regulation Harmonization Act, an innocuous name for a not-so-innocuous bill. The bill would weaken the Volcker Rule, which prohibits banks from making speculative investments with regular people’s money (with exceptions), by exempting banks with less than…

Washington Becomes 1st State to APPROVE Net Neutrality Rules

–Washington becomes the first state to approve its own net neutrality regulations, three months after the Federal Communications Commission voted to gut the Obama-era internet protections https://apnews.com/952670864bd54df2953ee5f43432230e/Washington-becomes-1st-state-to-approve-net-neutrality-rules -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin:…