Corporations

Senate Launches Price Gouging Investigation – Pharmaceutical Ordered To Respond Immediately

Senate Launches Price Gouging Investigation – Pharmaceutical Ordered To Respond Immediately

The hedge fund manager who raised the price on an AIDS drug 3,000 % is being asked to answer for his price gouging efforts by a bipartisan Senate investigation. By now, we all know who Martin Shkreli is, and if you don’t, he’s the hedge fund millionaire who purchased a drug used to treat AIDS […]

Rachel Maddow: Extreme Campaign Spending Might Be Limited Soon (Video

Rachel Maddow: Extreme Campaign Spending Might Be Limited Soon (Video

Tuesday, Rachel Maddow discussed the The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service’s surprising proposal that could limit big money campaign spending by billionaires in the future. It would also limit the political activities of non-profit organizations, while also help prevent those who are invested in politics from using these groups to provide anonymity to donors. […]

Maddow Says Republican Voters Disagree With Their Own Politicians On Increasing Minimum Wage (Video)

Maddow Says Republican Voters Disagree With Their Own Politicians On Increasing Minimum Wage (Video)

Tuesday, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow talked about the upcoming congressional vote on minimum wage and said if Republican, Independent and Democratic voters are in support of the wage hike and Republicans in congress are against it, that leaves a huge opportunity for Democrats to not only push for the bill’s passing with nationwide approval, but […]

Keith Ellison On Healthcare: Republicans Have Done Nothing But Complain (Video)

Keith Ellison On Healthcare: Republicans Have Done Nothing But Complain (Video)

Sunday, on ABC’s This Week, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) told GOP strategist Ana Navarro that Republicans had plenty of time to come up with their own healthcare law and failed to do so. Now that the ACA has passed, all they have to offer are complaints. We had a bad situation before. Republicans did nothing […]

How Are Progressives Losing The GMO Labeling Debate? (Video)

How Are Progressives Losing The GMO Labeling Debate? (Video)

Discussing Washington’s recent vote on labeling genetically modified foods, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow explained why even some of the more progressive states in America like California are struggling to pass legislation that would make companies tell consumers if their products contained any genetically modified organisms(GMO). For a list of confirmed non-GMO items, visit nongmoproject.org. Also, […]