Herr Trump’s nomination of Stephen Mnuchin, the godfather of the foreclosure crisis, may have come as something of a shock to some, way way back six weeks ago when people were still talking about #draintheswamp. Remember that bullshit?
“Old man seeking healthcare for millions disrupts attorney Eddie Munster’s Sermon.”
Here’s another story from the New York Times on the new FCC chairman making moves to dismantle net neutrality. It seems weird that a former Verizon lawyer would not have the American consumer’s best interest at heart. Weird.
The Washington Post reports that the FCC has begun to dismantle a federal program that offers a subsidy to poor people for broadband internet service.
Yesterday Trump began the assault on financial regulation
“We’ve reached a level of inequality where it’s unambiguously clear to me and to most observers that it’s interfering with our economic performance.” http://bit.ly/1KilRLA
A teacher in New Mexico has organized an effort to send food home with hungry children. Apparently, widespread chronic hunger is a significant problem. Does Paul Ryan know about this? Are these new liberal government backpacks or the kids’ own brown paper backpacks?