Advocates and medical professionals say current guidelines that dispute the existence of chronic Lyme disease harm large numbers of patients who are misdiagnosed or denied treatment because of health coverage restrictions imposed by the guidelines.
Last week, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump released his plan for changing the tax code. He wants big across-the-board tax cuts, with the largest tax cuts going to the wealthy. But apart from what the tax cuts may or may not be able to do in terms of growth, there is also the matter of how the Federal Reserve Board would react.
In addition to the private prison corporations, a wide range of companies, organizations, individuals and even towns profit economically or politically from prisons. They all have "skin in the game" - and have a definite interest in opposing attempts to reduce or end mass incarceration.