I remind you to laugh and when better to do it, then after the Republican Convention! But first, On Former Trump Advisor Steve Bannon being charged with Fraud in the "We Build the Wall Campaign" Bannon is "accused of stealing money from people who thought they were donating to build Donald Trump's wall - because you know, you wouldn't want criminals sneaking into the country." - Trevor Noah "I can't believe this - another Trump guy has been arrested? After the Aryan Brotherhood and Latin Kings, the largest prison gang in America might be the former Trump campaign officials." - Trevor Noah [...]
A coalition of labor leaders and elected local officials is calling for the creation of a $4 trillion National Infrastructure Bank (NIB) to finance infrastructure projects across the country. Based on a successful model that operated from 1932 to 1957, the new bank will make low-interest loans to state and local governments to build affordable housing, mass transit, roads, broadband, water systems, and more. The idea takes a plan from the Democratic National Platform (see p. 17). The independent federal agency will be capitalized with existing U.S. Treasury bonds and will make loans at [...]
UNITING AMERICA Convention Program (All times are EDT) August 17th, Monday Theme: "We The People" 8:00am-8:00pm All Day: State Delegation Breakfasts, Lunches & Receptions, DNC Caucus and Council Meetings, Virtual Policy Roundtables & Allied Events 8:00pm-9:00pm Coalition & State Pre-Convention Programs, followed by Watch Parties 8:00pm-9:00pm Pre-Show: Behind The Rhyme: Your Voice Your Vote9:00pm-11:00pm Main Program Opening Ceremonies Committee Reports (Credentials, Rules and Platform) Speakers: Senator Amy Klobuchar (MN), Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (NV), Governor Andrew Cuomo (NY), Governor Gretchen Whitmer (MI), Congressman Jim Clyburn (SC), Congressman & Convention Chair Bennie Thompson (MS), Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI), Senator Doug Jones (AL), Performance by Maggie Rogers, Performance by Leon Bridges, Senator Bernie Sanders (VT), and [...]
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The Democratic National Convention is happening on August 17-20 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM Arizona time. Watch the video to see the wide assortment of ways to watch!