Why doesn’t Congress do what the people want and need?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 2/25/16

If you wonder why congress critters keep ignoring what the people want them to do – while doing things that people don't want them doing – take a peek at the unique PR campaign now... [read more]

How Big Pharma is trying to improve its image

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/24/16

Big news, people! Especially for those of you upset by the skyrocketing prices of the essential prescription medicines you take – including thousands of patients who were hit last year with a 5,000-percent increase in... [read more]

Who's really responsible for poisoning Flint's water?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/23/16

By gollies, Congress wants answers! Who's responsible for the shocking scandal of lead-poisoned drinking water in Flint, Michigan, the lawmakers screech?

Every official involved in so callously disregarding the lives... [read more]

Mitch McConnell's squirrelly effort to rewrite our Constitution

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 2/22/16

Antonin Scalia is gone. The nastiest and noisiest of right wingers on the Supreme Court is dead.

But he can't be more brain dead than Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader of... [read more]

How corporate bamboozlers intend to widen inequality in America

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/19/16

The basic problem facing the corporate and political powers who want you and me to swallow their Trans-Pacific Partnership deal is that they can't make chicken salad out of chicken manure.

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