Fmr. Vice President and presumptive Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden has made opposition to such a plan a mainstay of his campaign, instead backing an ACA-like plan.
Activists charge this is the latest move by establishment Democratic Party members aimed at snubbing the party’s ascendant left wing.
This explanation is reminiscent of the famous Nuremberg defense in which Nazis on trial after WW2 insisted that they were “just following orders”.
Nearly 400 Democratic delegates, and counting, have signed a pledge to oppose any party platform that does not include Medicare for All.
A new poll by the Wall Street Journal and NBC news has found that 56% of voters believe US society to be racist.
Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro did not take the results well.
Just 25% of respondents think capitalism is good for society, a JUST Capital and Harris Poll has found.
The remaining 75% either say capitalism needs reform, or is irredeemable.
Presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden has published an opinion essay arguing against calls from around the country to defund police.
In the essay, Biden advocates giving police departments “an additional $300 million to reinvigorate community policing in our country.”
The bill includes one-time payments of up to $1,200 for individuals, $2,400 for married couples filing jointly, and $500 per child.
Transitioning to Completely Green Economy Would Pay For Itself in Seven Years, Create Jobs Study Finds
The study conducted by a Standford University professor study finds transitioning to 100% green economy would save $11 trillion a year, cost $73 trillion up-front. There would also be a net increase of 28.6 million more jobs.
They point out exemptions and tax avoidance have created levels of inequality in the U.S. not seen since before the Great Depression.