So the House passed Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill, 219-212. Not a single Republican voted for it. Not one thought it was necessary to provide this relief to Americans suffering the consequences of this deadly virus.
On Feb. 20, 1939, the American Nazi Party (known as Bund) held a rally of 20,000 in NYC that was "a cocktail of white supremacy, fascist ideology and American patriotism." CPAC celebrates the same combination as American Nazis-especially as they honor Trump. #CPAC2021
Here’s the truth: ALL OF US in & around the GOP created Trump. Me, the Tea Party, the GOP establishment, all the NeverTrumpers, we ALL created him. GOP voters needed to be educated. But for yrs, the GOP establishment ignored em, folks like me riled em up, paving the way 4 Trump.
Their failed coup attempt and insurrection have only emboldened them. The attempts in dozens of states to make registering and voting harder and give legislators the right to overrule the voters keeps our Democracy on life support. It needs far more sustained media coverage.
Every Republican in the House of Representatives voted against giving unemployed Americans in a pandemic $400 a week to supplement their benefits. Every Republican voted against funding for vaccine distribution. Every Republican voted against aid to schools, states, localities.
Early this morning, just 15 days before jobless aid runs out for tens of millions during the worst pandemic in a century, the House voted 219-212 to pass Biden's American Rescue Plan.
Every single House Republican voted against it. All you need to know.
If MBS is truly upset by the murder of #Khashoggi , maybe he & his family could endow a foundation -- run by an independent board -- to fund Arab journalists and NGOs leaders to take sabbatical years in American and European universities. Call them Khashoggi Scholars.