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Over 15 Million Americans Will Be Stripped of Medical Insurance by Ryan Plan, Forecasts Brookings Institution

Republican Freezing and Capping of Medicaid Would Devastate Program That Pays for Half of U.S. Births and Long-Term Care, Says Former Medicare-Medicaid Director Slavitt; Medicare Trust Fund Would Be Left in Crisis and Defenseless Against Next GOP Attack; Ryan’s AHCA Is Massive Tax Windfall for “Unpopular” Cartels and Wealthy Rent-Seekers, Resulting in Upward Income Redistribution […]

Speaker Ryan’s Bid to Replace Obamacare Rejected by Retirees, Doctors, Nurses, Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Governors, Medicaid Officials, Insurance Lobby, Tea Party Groups, and GOP Senators

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Thursday, March 9, 2017 House Leaders Escalate Obamacare “Death Spiral” Rhetoric; Embattled Bill Was Top Secret, Is Now Being Rammed Through Congress at Warp Speed; Vote No on This Turkey; Civil Engineers Give U.S. Infrastructure a D+, with $4.59 Trillion in Spending Needed to Improve to […]

Demonstrations That Fail to Advance Mass Traction Economic Demands Are a Tragic Waste of Precious Political Energy

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Parochialism and Identity Politics Are Recipe for Defeat; In Order to Grow, Movement of 2017-2018 Must Get Results on Issues of Vital Importance to Broad Spectrum of Working Families; Avoiding the Baleful Mistakes of Occupy Wall Street, Which Camped in the Park […]

House GOP’s Health Care Replacement Bill Would Strip Many Americans of Coverage and Raise Costs for All

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Bill Would Freeze Medicaid Enrollment and Block-Grant the Program, Ending Entitlement and Shifting Costs to States; GOP Approach Gives Power to Insurance Companies, Not Patients and Doctors; Ending Obamacare Taxes Will Yield $35 Billion Bonanza for Super-Rich; Tea Party Ultra-Reactionaries Decry “Obamacare […]

“Day Without a Woman” Strike on March 8 Needs a Clear Purpose in the Form of Mass Traction Class-Based Economic Demands

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Monday, March 6, 2017 Two-Thirds of All Minimum Wage Workers Are Women; Tillerson, Sessions, and Kelly Sent Out to Proclaim Modified Travel Ban; GOP Cannot Agree on How to Maintain Health Insurance Coverage for 22 Million Obamacare Beneficiaries, Showing Republicans Incapable of Governing; Mulvaney of OMB […]

Russiagate Takes Center Stage in Washington

Republicans Split Over Anti-Obamacare Tactics and “Border Adjustment Tax,” with No Joint Strategy for Fateful March 15 Attempt to Re-Impose Federal Debt Ceiling; Stock Bubble in Growing Peril; Retail Apocalypse Rolls on with Over 1,500 Stores Closing in Early 2017 Nixon’s Anti-Leak Campaign Discovered No Leakers; Recalling the Late Nikita S. Khrushchev, a Populist Russian […]

Under Pressure from Both Parties, Sessions Recuses Himself from Russiagate Probe

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Thursday, March 2, 2017 Beware the Ides of March: In Less Than Two Weeks, Federal Debt Ceiling Will Be Re-Imposed, Risking U.S. Default; Crisis Comes Amidst Largest-Ever Net Shorting of Treasury Notes; With Intransigence of Reactionary Republicans Visible in Obamacare “Replacement” Debate, National Solvency May Be […]

Wall Street Bubble Tops Dow 21,000, Largely Based on Expectations of Tax Cut Bonanza Which May Not Arrive; Is Systemic Financial Crisis Once Again in Sight?

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Despite Cosmetic Changes, Trump Speech to Congress Confirms Pre-Existing Policy, but Fails to Deliver Specifics; No Effective Replacement for Obamacare Offered; Deportations Continue As Revised Immigration and Refugee Ban Is Postponed for Public Relations Reasons; Ryan-McConnell GOP Is Not Committed to Infrastructure; […]

Has the Trump Administration Given Up on Building Infrastructure, or Is This Program Already Postponed to Next Year for Political Expediency?

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Tuesday, February 28, 2017 GOP Congressional Leaders Ryan and McConnell Are Hostile to What They See as a “$1 Trillion Stimulus”; Rollback of Obamacare Proving to Be “So Complicated”; Perils of a Stock Market Bubble Based on Tax Cuts for the Rich That May Be Months […]

White House Policies Colliding with Reality on Numerous Fronts

United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Monday, February 27, 2017 After Rep. Issa (R-CA) Urges Special Prosecutor for Russiagate, Spicer and Nunes Insist Investigations Are Already Finished; $54 Billion Hike in Pentagon Spending Seen As Attempt to Regain Momentum, but Will Medicare and Social Security Remain Intact?; Governors Turning Against Obamacare Repeal […]