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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Michael Hudson is a senior editor at the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. He is the author of The Monster: How a Gang of Predatory Lenders and Wall Street Bankers Fleeced America —and Spawned a Global Crisis.