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‘The Five’ breaks down talking points from Democratic presidential debate
What Elizabeth Warren has said about paying for Medicare-for-all
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What Elizabeth Warren has said about paying for Medicare-for-all

-So, that’s our argument. Everyone gets covered. No one goes broke. -His bill that you’ve cosponsored would essentially eliminate private insurance. Is that something you could support? -He’s got a runway for that. I think we get everybody together, and

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A Dem president would raise taxes on the middle class: Grover Norquist
Politician: Congress Is Underpaid
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Politician: Congress Is Underpaid

going from a Virginia Republican to a Virginia Democrat virginia democrat james moran said that members of congress should be paid more then they’re 174 thousand dollar-a-year salary he said I think the American people should know that the members

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Marilynne Robinson on Faith, Capitalism and Democracy
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Marilynne Robinson on Faith, Capitalism and Democracy

BILL MOYERS: Welcome. Rarely has a novel been so universally acclaimed as Marilynne Robinson’s “Lila”: “An unflinching book,” says “The New Yorker.” “An exquisite novel of spiritual redemption and love,” reports “The Washington Post.” And that’s just for starters in

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Can Social Democracy Work In America? | AJ+
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Can Social Democracy Work In America? | AJ+

Socialism used to be a dirty word in the U.S. But now for many young Americans strapped with debt, disenchanted with mainstream politics and uncertain about their economic future, socialist ideas might just be a breath of fresh air. So

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Life is Getting Better
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Life is Getting Better

Have you heard ALL the terrible news? We are destroying the planet. Middle class is disappearing. Deadly Ebola outbreak. It’s worse than ever before. And yet, the cover of my favorite magazine says the glass is not just half full.

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Economic Update: Homelessness in the U.S.
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Economic Update: Homelessness in the U.S.

RICHARD WOLFF: Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives: debts, incomes, our jobs, those of our children, those looming down the road. I’m your host Richard Wolff. I

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Does Democracy Still Work in America?
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Does Democracy Still Work in America?

the National nm bird election survey this something interesting they want our constituents and then they went to go see how senators and congressmen actually voted the table with constituents or not well turns out it depends it depends on

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