Right-wing rock star Gov. Scott Walker has sold a shockingly few 16,000 copies of Unintimidated, his “insider’s view” of his public union busting. Sorry—"a governor's story and a nation's challenge." Turns out that Walker is a bad investment and his presidential backers should be worried. Maybe he can deliver for them in Wisconsin—where his only meaningful opposition comes from m...
Mark Blyth’s Austerity can be summed up in one
phrase: “We cannot cut our way to growth.” Tea Party budget hacking would
actually trigger lower growth and higher unemployment, leading to decaying
infrastructure and a greater accumulation of wealth at the top of the pyramid.
October, two dark-money groups connected to right-wing billionaires Charles and
David Koch were ordered to pay the largest campaign fine in California history
for funneling undisclosed money into two ballot initiative campaigns.