Government Shutdown

Blue Flu Epidemic Caused by Shutdown: Will it Turn into a Strike?

Blue Flu Epidemic Caused by Shutdown: Will it Turn into a Strike?

January 22, 2019

The shutdown is causing a so-called “blue flu” epidemic among TSA employees who are suffering economic distress. What can they do? We speak to labor organizer Gary Stevenson, co-author of a New York Times OpEd on the topic

National Emergency Declaration Could Trigger 'Power Grab'

National Emergency Declaration Could Trigger ‘Power Grab’

January 17, 2019

Lindsay Koshgarian argues that the government shutdown could very well lead to Trump calling a national emergency, which would be dangerous to freedom while also causing economic downturn

Will Government Shutdown Backfire on Trump’s GOP?

Will Government Shutdown Backfire on Trump’s GOP?

January 4, 2019
2019 Govt. Shutdown can be compared to Clinton/Gingrich battles of 1995, it could affect the welfare of millions says Bill Curry, former White House counselor to President Clinton

The Epstein Report

December 1, 2014
The big banks snuck in a provision to gut the Dodd-Frank legislation that was passed to prevent another financial crisis, says Professor Gerald Epstein from Political Economy Research Institute at University of Massachusetts, Amherst