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As Ever, The Oligarchs Are Winning

At some point, you have to wonder whether the oligarchs are really interested in democracy at all

The congressional sausage-making process that produces actual legislation is never a pretty sight and, right now, it’s anyone’s guess as to what the final Build Back Better (BBB) package will look like. It seems likely that Democrats will pass…




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