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Mom, Democrat, Cardinals fan, Blues fan.
If nothing else alarms you about this administration, Trump’s persistence in removing inspector generals, independent watchdogs who protect against government fraud & misconduct, should. In the middle of a crisis, he’s worried about people detecting fraud. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/politics/wp/2020/04/07/trump-removes-inspector-general-who-was-t...
IC you thought it too cynical to ask: "Trump reportedly owns a stake in a company that produces hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malaria drug he has repeatedly touted as a coronavirus treatment even though his experts say there’s no strong evidence it works." https://www.huffpost.com/entry/donald-trump-stake-company-hydroxychloroquine_n_5e8c41d7c5b6e1d10a696280
Surprising no one, United will lay off workers after receiving a $58 billion taxpayer-funded bailout. The airlines shouldn't have gotten a dime. Mega-corporations won't do what's best for workers. Ever. They care only about their bottom lines & shareholder value. We know this.