Law professor, cited by Trump attorney John Eastman, says his argument was abused as part of a ‘ploy’ to get Pence to overturn the 2020 election

In September 2020, Laurence Tribe co-wrote an article about Trump’s efforts to undermine the election. The article detailed Trump’s belief that Congress, not the Electoral College, could keep him in power. The article was cited by Trump attorney John Eastman in a two-page memo. Loading Something is loading. A law

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US stocks struggle to recover from Evergrande rout while investors await the outcome of Fed meeting

New York Stock Exchange on Aug. 19, 2021. Wang Ying/Xinhua via Getty Images US stocks struggled to regain their footing Tuesday following a brutal sell-off sparked by beleaguered Chinese developer Evergrande during Monday’s session. Investors, meanwhile, are awaiting the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting

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Cuts to COVID-era unemployment benefits will lower US incomes by nearly $145 billion, according to economic think tank

Economic Policy Institute said the expiration of unemployment benefits will impact over 10 million workers. The cuts will also result in a $79.2 billion decrease in consumer spending. Cutting the payments will negatively impact marginalized communities and increase poverty. Loading Something is loading. In early September, the Biden administration let

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Biden’s economic agenda in ‘significant danger’ of collapse. The worst-case scenario for the 2022 midterms is inching closer.

Congress is struggling to pass Biden’s economic agenda, and even faces a default and government shutdown. Increasing turmoil among Democrats threatens to leave them with little to show from his first year in office. They’re squabbling over differences about the size and scope of their social spending plans. Loading Something

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AOC says ending federal unemployment benefits was ‘based on fantasy, not data’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted that letting federal unemployment expire was based on fantasy — not data. Research on ending benefits early continually showed little impact on job growth and employment. Ocasio-Cortez has introduced legislation to extend benefits through February 2022. Loading Something is loading. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is shaking her

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Tucker Carlson baselessly claims the US military is purging ‘sincere Christians’ and ‘men with high testosterone levels’ by requiring vaccines

Fox News host Tucker Carlson went on a rant about the military’s vaccine mandate on Monday night. He claimed the mandate is a purge on “sincere Christians” and “men with high testosterone levels.” COVID-19 vaccines are the 18th immunization mandated by the Department of Defense. Loading Something is loading. Fox

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