Tag Archives: Social Programs
Do the Police Actually Keep Us Safe? – VICE News
On this episode of Do Your Research, we take a deep look into the reality of policing.
Manchin thought parents would spend child credit on drugs and use paid sick leave to go hunting, report says
Manchin’s remaks contradict his stated reasons for opposing the Biden administration’s $1.8trn social spending package Senator Joe Manchin’s publicly stated reasons for opposing President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better Act social spending package don’t match up with what he told senate colleagues behind closed doors, according to a new report which alleges that he believes Americans who receive governmentContinue reading “Manchin thought parents would spend child credit on drugs and use paid sick leave to go hunting, report says”
Schumer vows vote on Biden’s $1.75 trillion bill despite Manchin’s rejection
The U.S. Senate will vote early next year on President Joe Biden’s sweeping $1.75 trillion policy bill as well as on voting rights, the chamber’s top Democrat said on Monday, despite conservative Democratic Senator Joe Manchin’s opposition. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer unveiled plans for both votes on Monday, the day after Manchin — who has stood asContinue reading “Schumer vows vote on Biden’s $1.75 trillion bill despite Manchin’s rejection”
Leftist Gabriel Boric, a millennial president for a new Chile
Leftist lawmaker Gabriel Boric, 35, on Sunday became Chile’s youngest-ever president on promises of installing a “welfare state” in one of the world’s most unequal countries. The former student activist only just met the required minimum age to run in the presidential race, seven years after being elected to his first political job as aContinue reading “Leftist Gabriel Boric, a millennial president for a new Chile”
Covid: Inside an ICU as UK cases hit new record high – Channel 4
The surge in Omicron has already pushed Covid infections to their highest on record and that is just the cases we know about.
Germany’s SPD votes to back ‘traffic light’ coalition with Greens, FPD – DW News
Germany’s Social Democrats have voted to back a coalition agreement with the Greens and the Free Democrats. The coalition is expected to be led by the SPD’s Olaf Scholz. The Greens and the FDP still need the final seal of approval from their members. Scholz could be sworn in as chancellor as early as nextContinue reading “Germany’s SPD votes to back ‘traffic light’ coalition with Greens, FPD – DW News”
Let’s talk about not talking about race – Beau of the Fifth Column
Marjorie Taylor Greene Warns Americans Will Pay ‘Price Of Blood’ For Passing Biden’s Agenda – Farron Balanced
Marjorie Taylor Greene swears that she doesn’t want a new civil war in America, but in the same breath she threatened that we will have to “pay the price of blood” if Biden’s agenda gets passed. Greene is apparently so upset at the thought of Americans actually benefiting from the Build Back Better Act thatContinue reading “Marjorie Taylor Greene Warns Americans Will Pay ‘Price Of Blood’ For Passing Biden’s Agenda – Farron Balanced”