Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Display:
Pelosi declines to say whether Mueller should testify
"I'm not going into that. I think they should release the report. That's where the evidence is, the information is. Let's see the report," Pelosi told reporters when asked if Mueller appear before lawmakers. "If they don't have anything to hide, they shouldn't worry."
[...]
Her comments come a day after the House Judiciary Committee voted to approve a subpoena to compel the Justice Department to provide Congress with Mueller's report, including accompanying exhibits and its underlying evidence. The resolution also empowers Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) to subpoena testimony related to the special counsel's report.

archived chumps
They want a briefing from the intelligence community before any documents are released.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Apr 4th, 2019 at 04:39:29 PM EST
[ Parent ]
FLORIDA MAN unveils the 'Green Real Deal'
"by harnessing the power of free markets, embracing technological innovation and entrepreneurship, and cutting excessive governmental red tape."

archived
Republican proposes Green 'Manhattan Project' in lieu of Green New Deal
("Green Marshall Plan" available for purchase)
Senate defeats Green New Deal, as Democrats call vote a 'sham'

43 Democrats voted 'present'
MSNBC "All in"
feature-length "Green New Deal" show

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Apr 4th, 2019 at 05:06:28 PM EST
[ Parent ]
memory lane, 2 Oct 1992, Earth Summit Agenda 21, A/V (EN)

About that 10-year plan to save humanity. It has a name and talking points --with which you may now be familiar-- that doesn't start with "Green".

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Sun Apr 7th, 2019 at 11:57:12 PM EST
[ Parent ]
Trump and Pelosi Both Cater to Private Health Insurance - Wendell Potter (EN), A/V, transcript
updates Reid Rham Baucus' 2009 senate circus
Tarbell | Democrats on the take: New DCCC Chair is a best friend of health insurers
"Rep. Cheri Bustos of Illinois is a real pro when it comes to shaking down special interests, health insurers in particular, for the Dems"

reference
H.R.1384 - Medicare for All Act of 2019
Partnership for America's Health Care Future
Ryan Grim | Top Pelosi Aide Tells Insurance Executives (5 Feb), Special Interests Behind Jaypal's Medicare for All Bill (27 Feb)

archived not H.R. 676
Faux Accompli

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Fri Apr 5th, 2019 at 01:36:04 AM EST
[ Parent ]
Former DCCC Chair Distances From Controversial New Policy: "Different Leaders Have Different Approaches"
"I think different leaders have different approaches," Luján, who is running for a U.S. Senate [!] seat in New Mexico, said in an interview with The Intercept.
[...]
Last week, leaders of the Progressive Caucus blasted the new policy in a meeting with DCCC Chair Cheri Bustos. Yet she isn't backing down, even as opposition to the policy has mushroomed with outside progressive groups, as well as ["]high-profile["] Democrats condemning it.

archived free trade
House Democratic Leadership Warns It Will Cut Off Any Firms That Challenge Incumbents
"This is the first time that they are ever making [antitrust violations] open policy."

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Sat Apr 6th, 2019 at 01:02:20 AM EST
[ Parent ]
Campaign consultants frozen out of DCCC money create 'The Blacklist'
< pick teeth, suck vigorously >
Good thing H.R.1 "creates" public campaign financing for candidates who can raise $25K to start!

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sun Apr 7th, 2019 at 11:43:11 PM EST
[ Parent ]

Display:

Top Diaries

Occasional Series