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Employers are outraged that workers won't come crawling to work for peanuts in a pandemic - AlterNet.org

Employers are outraged that workers won't come crawling to work for peanuts in a pandemic - AlterNet.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The big push is on to blame the American Rescue Plan for businesses not being able to find enough workers to fill their jobs. 

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September 18, 2020 4:50 PM
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“That’s Their Problem”: How Jared Kushner Let the Markets Decide America’s COVID-19 Fate - VanityFair.com

“That’s Their Problem”: How Jared Kushner Let the Markets Decide America’s COVID-19 Fate - VanityFair.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

“Cuomo didn’t pound the phones hard enough to get PPE for his state…. His people are going to suffer and that’s their problem.”

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July 21, 2020 5:31 PM
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Facebook Adds Disclaimer To Donald Trump Post About Mail-In Voting

Facebook Adds Disclaimer To Donald Trump Post About Mail-In Voting | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

"Get official voting info on how to vote in the 2020 US Election at usa.gov,” - Facebook

 

Clicking the link takes voters to a federal government website that provides information about how to apply for and receive absentee ballots, mail-in ballots, or vote early if their state allows it. The website also notes that several states have expanded voting by mail lately due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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June 19, 2020 1:58 PM
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How a Trump-Connected Lobbyist Is Cashing In on the Coronavirus – MotherJones.com

How a Trump-Connected Lobbyist Is Cashing In on the Coronavirus – MotherJones.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Brian Ballard has represented private prisons and foreign governments. Now he’s setting his sights on the pandemic response.

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Take a moment to ask yourself this one question: 'Why is it that rich people and corporations are still cashing in on coronavirus relief, but all you got was one check for 1200 dollars?'

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June 8, 2020 7:53 PM
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Capital One and Other Debt Collectors Are Still Coming for Millions of Americans — ProPublica.org

Capital One and Other Debt Collectors Are Still Coming for Millions of Americans — ProPublica.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

As the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Americans got protection from evictions, foreclosures and student debt. But debt collectors have continued to siphon off their share of paychecks from those who still have jobs.

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May 1, 2020 10:20 PM
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Trump Is Refusing To Help Grieving Coronavirus Victims' Families Pay Funeral Costs - PoliticusUSA.com

Trump Is Refusing To Help Grieving Coronavirus Victims' Families Pay Funeral Costs - PoliticusUSA.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Trump is refusing to authorize FEMA to release money that would help families in desperate need cover the cost of funerals for their loved ones.

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April 26, 2020 8:41 PM
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Coronavirus, CARES And PPP Will Explode The Federal Deficit And Debt - Forbes.com

Coronavirus, CARES And PPP Will Explode The Federal Deficit And Debt - Forbes.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The Federal government will spend over $2.5 trillion in just the next few months to try and offset the economic impact of the coronavirus. This spending, along with lower tax revenues, will create deficits and levels of debt that the U.S.

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Maybe it's time for Donald Trump to claw back all the tax breaks and taxpayer dollars he gave to other rich people and corporations via the GOP tax scam. While he's at it, Trump should make them pay the same tax rates they were paying before he took office. Just a thought.

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April 22, 2020 12:00 PM
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Trump Admin Allows Banks To STEAL Your Stimulus Check - Ring of Fire Radio

Trump Admin Allows Banks To STEAL Your Stimulus Check - Ring of Fire Radio | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Donald Trump’s Treasury Department, led by Steve Mnuchin, has given banks the go-ahead to STEAL stimulus checks from Americans if they owe debts to the banks.This is absolutely going to screw over countless voters, as banks will likely try to stretch the rules and confiscate the money in more instances...

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April 15, 2020 8:35 AM
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Why Are Rich Americans Getting $1.7 Million Stimulus Checks? - Forbes.com

Why Are Rich Americans Getting $1.7 Million Stimulus Checks? - Forbes.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

While wealthy Americans are not eligible for the $1,200 stimulus checks being disbursed to many Americans, they are on pace to do even better. 43,000 taxpayers, who earn more than $1 million annually, are each set to receive a $1.7 million windfall on average thanks to a provision in the CARES Act.

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April 8, 2020 2:29 PM
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America last: Rep. Porter has receipts showing Trump chose a quick buck over American lives - DailyKos.com

America last: Rep. Porter has receipts showing Trump chose a quick buck over American lives - DailyKos.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Rep. Katie Porter has been all business since being elected to office. Today, Rep. Porter released a report showing that in spite of growing concerns and warnings about the potential oncoming pandemic threat of the COVID-19 virus from top officials...

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March 26, 2020 3:09 PM
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MSNBC’s Morning Joe and Mika bash Trump for ‘whistling past the graveyard’ as coronavirus claims hundreds of lives per day – Raw Story

MSNBC’s Morning Joe and Mika bash Trump for ‘whistling past the graveyard’ as coronavirus claims hundreds of lives per day – Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski ripped into President Donald Trump’s continued bungling of the coronavirus crisis, and begged him to use his executive powers to help contain the pandemic. The “Morning Joe” co-hosts called for him to order more ventilators, personal protective equipment and other necessary items as hundreds die every day from COVID-19 […]

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If you think it's bad now, just wait until Trump cuts Social Security & Medicare. It's only a matter of time.

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October 29, 2020 11:56 PM
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Jared Kushner bragged in April that Trump was taking the country 'back from the doctors' | CTV News

Jared Kushner bragged in April that Trump was taking the country 'back from the doctors' | CTV News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, boasted in mid-April about how the president had cut out the doctors and scientists advising him on the unfolding coronavirus pandemic, comments that came as more than 40,000 Americans already had died from the virus, which was ravaging New York City.
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July 28, 2020 3:59 PM
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‘Voters will know who to blame’: Poll shows nearly 7 in 10 Americans support $1 trillion state and local aid GOP refuse to provide – Raw Story

‘Voters will know who to blame’: Poll shows nearly 7 in 10 Americans support $1 trillion state and local aid GOP refuse to provide – Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
“Senators can no longer ignore the calls of voters, local elected officials, and economists who have repeatedly called for this relief.” Americans across the political spectrum overwhelmingly want the federal government to provide a trillion dollars for state and local aid in the next Covid-19 relief...
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July 21, 2020 5:26 PM
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Coronavirus: Donald Trump and congress in stand-off over virus aid as crisis worsens | Euronews

Coronavirus: Donald Trump and congress in stand-off over virus aid as crisis worsens | Euronews | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Donald Trump and congressional leaders are trying to pass a new €874 billion package to help the US economy but disagree over COVID-19 testing funds.

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June 10, 2020 10:35 PM
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Donald Trump’s Corruption Is Killing Americans – MotherJones.com

Donald Trump’s Corruption Is Killing Americans – MotherJones.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The government’s coronavirus response is just another example of quid pro quo.

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May 3, 2020 7:54 PM
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Trump-tied companies receive millions in small business aid - OpenSecrets.org

Trump-tied companies receive millions in small business aid - OpenSecrets.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Some large companies that have received loans meant for small businesses damaged by the coronavirus pandemic have links to President Donald Trump.

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April 29, 2020 4:28 PM
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‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food Crisis Looms. - The New York Times

‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food Crisis Looms. - The New York Times | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The world has never faced a hunger emergency like this, experts say. It could double the number of people facing acute hunger to 265 million by the end of this year.

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April 24, 2020 9:31 PM
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SBA bars hedge funds, private equity firms from PPP small business loans - NYPost.com

SBA bars hedge funds, private equity firms from PPP small business loans - NYPost.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Hedge fund and private equity firms are not eligible for the types of US government loans designed to provide relief to small businesses.

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April 21, 2020 10:05 PM
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Small businesses sue Wells, JPMorgan, other banks over PPP loans - Politico.com

Small businesses sue Wells, JPMorgan, other banks over PPP loans - Politico.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

SBA has released limited data showing granular loan activity by bank, making it hard to pinpoint how many loans and of what size each firm made.

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April 9, 2020 10:50 PM
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Supporters turn on Trump for ‘flat-out lying’ about coronavirus: ‘He’s got no idea what the hell he’s doing’ – Raw Story

Supporters turn on Trump for ‘flat-out lying’ about coronavirus: ‘He’s got no idea what the hell he’s doing’ – Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus crisis has been the breaking point for some of his fans in rural Virginia.A dozen seafood and agricultural workers in the state’s Northern Neck peninsula — where Trump beat Hillary Clinton by nearly 10 points in 2016 — expressed frustration to the Insider website over the president’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Donald Trump treats Trump supporters like they're expendable. As if they're nothing more than a means to an end.

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April 4, 2020 5:40 PM
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Is Trump killing his supporters? - ReligionNews.com

Is Trump killing his supporters? - ReligionNews.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
(RNS) — Data from the Pew Research Center indicates that Republicans may have risked their lives because they trusted the president’s views on the pandemic.
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Donald Trump isn't trying to help anyone but himself. He knew about the virus and he didn't warn the rest of us until it was too late, so the answer is yes.

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March 24, 2020 10:52 PM
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Internet explodes as Fox’s Brit Hume says it’s ‘entirely reasonable’ to let grandparents die for the stock market – Raw Story

Internet explodes as Fox’s Brit Hume says it’s ‘entirely reasonable’ to let grandparents die for the stock market – Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

On Fox News Tuesday, commentator Brit Hume leaned into the idea suggested by Texas Lt. Gov.Dan Patrick that the elderly should be willing to sacrifice themselves to coronavirus so younger people can go work and boost the stock market, telling host Tucker Carlson that such an idea was an “entirely reasonable."

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"On Fox News Tuesday, commentator Brit Hume leaned into the idea suggested by Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the elderly should be willing to sacrifice themselves to coronavirus so younger people can go work and boost the stock market, telling host Tucker Carlson that such an idea was an “entirely reasonable viewpoint." - Matthew Chapman | Raw Story





 

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