• August 12, 2021

Rand Paul’s wife bought shares in an attempt to make money from the pandemic

Perhaps at this point it would be easier to make a list of senators who have NOT tried to make money from the pandemic. Is Senator Rand Paul an inside trader? That’s another question thrown at the crank of conspiracy, logging, and pandemic misinformation after a very Belated disclosure of a stock move by Paul’s…

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Senate infrastructure bill redefines ‘broadband’ to create connectivity crisis – Reason.com

The $ 1 trillion infrastructure bill that the Senate passed in a bipartisan fashion Tuesday morning includes a provision to redefine “broadband” internet in a way that could leave many American households with seemingly online access. inadequate. What’s more, the bill relies on those same dubious new definitions to direct billions of dollars in new…

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Last best chance for bipartisanship

Amy walter: “No matter what happens to the bipartisan infrastructure bill, it’s pretty clear that this is the last chance for any meaningful bipartisan legislation for the foreseeable future. And that’s not just because control of the Senate is at stake in 2022. Two of the three Republicans most involved in the bipartisan infrastructure deal…

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As Kyrsten Sinema Defends Filibuster, Arizona Republicans Strip Democrats Of Power – Mother Jones

Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) Speaks to the media before the Senate votes on a major voting rights bill.Graeme Sloan / Sipa via AP Images Let our journalists help you understand the noise: subscribe to the Mother jones daily newsletter and get a summary of important news. On Monday, Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) Posted a Washington…

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