Arguing that President Donald Trump’s abuse of power is “precisely what the Framers had in mind” when they asserted Congress should have the right to impeach a president, more than 750 historians released an open letter demanding the U.S. House vote for impeachment.
More than 90 large, profitable corporations on the Fortune 500 list effectively did not pay a penny in federal income taxes in 2018, according to a new report published Monday by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.
Not surprisingly, they’re authoritarians (want a father figure), seek social dominance, prejudiced, have less contact with members of other groups, and feel a sense of relative deprivation.
A Complete Psychological Analysis of Trump’s Support
World’s biggest moron (and liar):
Criticized for using his personal cell phone for calls, Trump takes to Twitter to deny it:
He’s a disgrace to himself and the United States
A group of mental health professionals led by a trio of pre-eminent psychiatrists is urging the House Judiciary Committee to consider Donald Trump’s “dangerous” mental state arising from his “brittle sense of self-worth” as part of its inquiry into whether to approve articles of impeachment against him.
“We are speaking out at this time because we are convinced that, as the time of possible impeachment approaches, Donald Trump has the real potential to become ever more dangerous, a threat to the safety of our nation,” said Yale Medical School Professor Dr Bandy Lee, George Washington University Professor Dr John Zinner, and former CIA profiler Dr Jerrold Post in a statement which will be sent to House Judiciary Committee members on Thursday.
The former FBI lawyer and ongoing Trump target breaks two years of silence in this exclusive interview. And she has quite a lot to say.
The Daily Beast
Thanks in part to the #GOPTaxScam, Amazon pays no taxes for the second year in a row, despite over $11 billion in profits.
From Robert Reich:
Who really benefited from Trump’s tax cuts?
Pfizer –> Donations to GOP: $16M Tax cut received: $39B
GE –> Donations to GOP: $20M Tax cut received: $16B
Chevron –> Donations to GOP: $13M Tax cut received: $9B
It’s socialism for the rich in exchange for campaign cash.
Also from Robert Reich:
Since 2009, the combined wealth of the members of the Forbes 400 list has more than doubled from $1.3 trillion to nearly $3 trillion.
Meanwhile, their taxable income has fallen from 27% to 23% over the same time.
They are worth more than ever, but paying less.
Tax the rich.
A judge ordered President Trump to pay $2 million to a group of charities… ruling that the president had broken the law by directing the proceeds from an event advertised as benefiting veterans to his presidential campaign instead.