Dean Baker for Truthout: It is unfortunate that the proponents of recent trade deals feel they have to be this dishonest to push their agenda.
Democratic House members' decision not to work with the Republicans is not why the Trumpcare effort failed, says the Independent senator from Vermont.
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Jack A. Smith was editor of the Guardian -- for decades the nation's preeminent leftist newsweekly -- that closed shop in 1992. Smith now edits the Hudson Valley Activist Newsletter.