Ted Cruz

No Evidence that Trump’s Tax Plan Would Boost Economy or Create Jobs

October 24, 2017

There is no evidence to support Republican arguments that cutting corporate and small-business taxes will boost the economy or create jobs, says Gerald Epstein of UMass Amherst. “In the end, the only ones that, of course, are going to gain are the corporations”

Time for Politicians to Stop Deficit Fearmongering

October 20, 2017

The common misconception is that the government is doing something wrong when it runs a deficit, but what most people don’t understand is that there’s a matching surplus in another part of the economy, says economist Stephanie Kelton

Debate Recap: Sanders Vs. Cruz on Trump’s Tax Plan

October 20, 2017

Senators Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders squared off over a Koch brothers-backed effort to cut taxes for the wealthiest Americans

Trump and Clinton Extend Their Primary Leads

March 16, 2016

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump solidified leads within their respective parties on Tuesday when five states voted in the ongoing primary elections

Winner-Take-All States Could Make Trump the Inevitable Nominee

March 14, 2016

Col. Larry Wilkerson describes how Trump’s appeal to frustrated right-wing voters may secure the nomination on Tuesday

Clinton and Trump Win Super Tuesday

March 2, 2016

Hillary won the majority of states for the Democrats on Super Tuesday, while Sanders beat expectations, and Trump dominated the Republican field

Chokwe Lumumba

March 2, 2014
Tolu Olorunda and Rosa Clemente continue their discussion on Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, who recently passed at age 66

US Government Shutdown

October 1, 2013
Tea Party candidates strong desire to roll back New Deal comes out of the GOP establishment’s own creation. Part 1 of extended interview

End deportations now demanded by rallies nationwide

June 2, 2013

Mobilization across the country demands Obama administration stop deportations and pass genuine immigration reform

Obama: Rhetoric or New Direction?

January 6, 2013
Matt Welch: Libertarian Republicans like Rand Paul are closer to Hagel on foreign policy than they are to neo-cons like McCain and Graham