Tag: politics

The Surreal Politics of a Billionaire’s Tax Loophole

Hillary Clinton has gone even further than Donald Trump in promising to kill a tax break that benefits some of the wealthiest people in finance. One might reasonably expect Clinton's campaign contributions from private equity to suffer as a result of this stance, and for the money to flow overwhelmingly to the Republicans, as it did in the last presidential election. So why are private equity titans giving all their campaign money to Clinton?

NY Women in Politics Talk Gains, Struggles in Breaking Glass Ceiling

“Say ‘yes’ to everything. Men do. Don’t let anyone else decide your potential.”

Nassau District Attorney Race: Kate Murray Versus Madeline Singas

The two women’s campaign could also be the county’s costliest contest this year.

Museum of Political Corruption Proposed In Albany

The museum would “serve as a deterrent against corruption by holding political corruption up to the light of public scrutiny and ridicule.”

Abrahams Endorses Rice for Congress; Blakeman Unfazed

"We have come together as allies focused on keeping this seat in progressive Democratic hands."

The Long Island Press Drone

Trusting me with a drone is no more ridiculous than allowing the executive branch to unilaterally determine which civil liberties and human rights to recognize, as if an option exists.

NDAA, Indefinite Detention, And The Battle Raging Against The Most Important...

The Battle Raging Against The Most Important Law You’ve Never Heard Of
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