Just hours after Donald Trump was inaugurated as President of the United States, his new government moved quickly to obstruct all efforts by the federal government to provide protections to American children, communities and workers. Trump’s White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus sent out
The mindset of the politicians who voted for H.R. 3340 yesterday was revealed in comments by the bill’s author, Texas Republican Jeb Hensarling, who said that “Americans have come to loathe” the Financial Stability Oversight Council and the Office of Financial Research. Really? Do YOU know anyone with special loathing for these regulatory offices?
Not a single one of the GOP presidential candidates presented a plan to confront this fatal menace. None of them even acknowledged that this deadly threat exists. It’s killing five and a half million people every year.