Public Transit Is In Crisis, But Essential To Our Recovery

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 19:21:17 +0000

Rumors of another COVID recovery package are coming to a head as we close out the disastrous year that has been 2020. Congress must include and prioritize America’s public transportation system in its relief package, not only because it has been severely impacted by the pandemic and the concurrent economic crisis, but because it is foundational to America’s comeback

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Catholic Dioceses That Paid Huge Sex-Abuse Settlements Managed to Get PPP Loans

Credit to Author: Trone Dowd| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:55:06 +0000

Through persistent lobbying on Capitol Hill, the Church was able to bypass the 500-worker limit on the coronavirus-relief loans primarily meant for small businesses.

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These 11 Mayors Are Really Trying to Get Their Cities’ Residents a Guaranteed Income

Credit to Author: Emma Ockerman| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 17:47:14 +0000

A global pandemic that threatens to worsen the country’s already staggering income inequality might be the perfect time.

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Economist: How Society Should Roll Out Of Pandemic

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 06 May 2020 23:54:03 +0000

There have been plenty of predictions of late about how quickly the US economy will recover from a pandemic-induced recession that has shut down most business activity and put millions of people out of work

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Fossil Industry Extracting From Another Source: Taxpayers

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 03:30:03 +0000

Clouds of smoke and fire emerge during a controlled burn in an effort to clean up oil in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon explosion. Justin Stumberg/U.S. NavyWith production slowing and a few fossil fuel projects on hold, industry is focusing on squeezing taxpayers for every dime they can

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