Tag Archives: ThinkProgress

Wondering who the EPA is protecting: “An asthma attack cannot be delayed a year”

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency alerted the nation’s governors on Tuesday that it is giving states an additional year to develop air quality plans that will comply with agency’s 2015… Read more »

“I think just morally, spiritually, socially, [some people] just don’t want health care”

A top White House official tried to defend the American Health Care Act (AHCA)— the GOP’s response to Obamacare — earlier this week by implying that health care systems shouldn’t help someone… Read more »

We’re going to sink your boat…and then condemn you for not having a seaworthy vessel

Now that Obama’s poll numbers are in tailspin – watch for him to launch a strike in Libya or Iran. He is desperate. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 9,… Read more »

“Smiling Paul Ryan…puts ideology ahead of his professed concern for fiscal discipline”

Another one heads to President Trump’s desk. This legislation allows states to have drug testing to receive federal unemployment benefits. pic.twitter.com/cFnvdeQqX1 — Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) March 19, 2017 Last year,… Read more »

“[I]t was a time to dream about how, someday, you would take health care away from millions of poor people”

So Ryan has dreamed of cutting Medicaid since college. https://t.co/fEUF0aeoPS This old line seems relevant pic.twitter.com/OH8MY5a0DL — Paul Krugman (@paulkrugman) March 18, 2017 Oh, college! It’s a time when young… Read more »

American Exceptionalism? As if…especially when it comes to electric vehicles.

The global electric vehicle (EV) revolution reached another milestone last month as EVs made up 37 percent share of Norway’s car market. Norway understands the future of ground transport is… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: “I will be asking for a major investigation into VOTER FRAUD”

I will be asking for a major investigation into VOTER FRAUD, including those registered to vote in two states, those who are illegal and…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January… Read more »

Better to be thought a fool and an ignoramus than to be Paul Chandler and remove all doubt

Paul Chandler, the owner of Altra Firearms in rural Jackson Center, Pennsylvania, says he turns customers away at his door who are Muslim or who are supporting Hillary Clinton for… Read more »