I was on the treasure that is the Rick Smith Show, the talk radio show for the labor movement, the other day, speaking on the return of Lochner through McConnell’s deep desire to protect corpora
When I said the Republican Party was dedicated to killing workers, I wasn’t kidding. And of course, it’s when people’s access to endless meat is threatened that Republicans act to fo
For Mitch McConnell, COVID-19 is an opportunity to destroy any positive services that states and cities provide. It’s also an opportunity to destroy public sector unions. He has the perfect mech
Lots of Americans have slaveholding ancestors. The question for the present is what do you do to make up for that fact. In the case of Mitch McConnell, you double down on your family past. Senate Majo
You almost have to give McConnell credit for being arguably the single most cynical politician in American history. He makes Gingrich look like a piker. In recent decades, I suppose George Wallace and
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Thirty years ago, environmentalism was a strong enough political force that Mitch McConnell had to pretend to care about coal’s impact upon the planet. Times have really changed.
Oh dear: On November 14, 2012, Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) wrote to Elizabeth King, the Pentagon’s congressional liaison, with an unusually credulous query. “I am writing on behalf of a constituent wh