Democrats never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity. Opinion | Why Didn’t Speaker Pelosi Want Witnesses?

On the morning of February 13, 2021, just before the Senate impeachment trial abruptly ended with Trump’s acquittal, Constitutional law specialist Bruce Fein and I sent the following plea to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. | By Ralph Nader
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Staying Home

Staying Home

I decided that I’m staying home today. I thought about going to the store or run errands, but Hal’s back is hurting, so it’s better that I stay here with him. Hal has done so much for me over the last six months that I won’t think twice about helping him out when he needs a helping hand.

We’ve spent the afternoon watching movies. I’ve done all the cooking that was necessary today; the only thing I still want to do is take a shower to relax for the evening. Whatever errands there are, I can get them done tomorrow.

Ocasio-Cortez Calls for Probe of Cuomo’s Disastrous Handling of Covid-19 Outbreaks in Nursing Homes | Common Dreams News

“Thousands of vulnerable New Yorkers lost their lives in nursing homes throughout the pandemic,” she said. “Their loved ones and the public deserve answers and transparency from their elected leadership.”
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Opinion | Texas Freeze Illustrates a Failed Economic System

The Texas Freeze illustrates just some of the shortcomings of conservative economics as a basis for public good. The nation’s problems will only get worse the longer we pretend private solutions are best for all situations.”In Texas, everybody agreed that everybody needed a robust electricity grid. But nobody wanted to pay for it.”But notice something important: the mainstream
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