New fact sheets by the Poor People’s Campaign and the Institute for Policy Studies reveal disturbing data on systemic racism, poverty and inequality, ecological devastation, and militarism in every U.S. state.
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Let's raise the contribution cap, get rid of tax preferences for gilded CEO retirement accounts, and use the extra revenue to expand retirement benefits.
But who set the stage for that billionaire?
A new state tax on the wheeling and dealing of the wealthy is reaping far more revenue than expected
We have the right to know what Exxon officials knew -- and when they knew it.
Their bipartisan plan is a step forward, but regulators already have the power to crack down on Wall Street's reckless bonus culture.
FDR put the kibosh on military contractor windfalls during World War II. We could do the same.