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Subject:  America by the numbers Date:  10/26/2021  6:44 AM
Author:  PucksFool Number:  2365698 of 2381069

https://robertreich.substack.com/p/week-ahead-crunch-time
--- The $2.1 trillion that America’s 775 billionaires have raked in just since the start of the pandemic.
--- The $1.9 trillion Trump Republican tax cut that went mostly to the wealthy and large corporations.
--- The nearly $8 trillion we’ll be spending on the military over the next 10 years.

Yet senate Republicans, along with Sinema and West Virginia’s Joe Manchin, say we can’t afford to spend what’s needed for childcare, education, or paid leave, and we can’t afford to reduce climate change? My friends, this is truly nuts.


Lots of snips in this post read the link to see what I left out.
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