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BAD NEWS: Trump to name vaccine czar; a former [$3 BILLION FELON] of Big Pharma

“Trump is about to name a “vaccine czar” to run “Operation Warp Speed,” a fast-track scheme to distribute 300 million untested, unsafe vaccines across America before the end of the year. The person being named to the position is a … Continue reading

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STOLEN: “Public companies received $1 billion in stimulus funds meant for small businesses”

“Publicly traded companies have received more than $1 billion in funds meant for small businesses from the federal government’s economic stimulus package, according to data from securities filings compiled by The Washington Post. Nearly 300 public companies have reported receiving … Continue reading

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“Trump announces $19 billion in aid for beleaguered farmers, as coronavirus poses challenges to food supply chain”

“President Donald Trump introduced a $19 billion relief program for farmers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, which has currently infected 759,786 people in the U.S., causing 40,683 deaths, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally late Sunday. The program will also include an “out of the box” … Continue reading

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“…Coronavirus “recovery” bill gives Fed control over $450 billion in SECRET — who’s going to get this money?”

“As reported by POLITICO, one little-noticed provision in the recently passed $2.2 trillion CARES Act provides the Federal Reserve with a nice pile of money — $450 billion to be specific — that it can do with what it pleases, basically, … Continue reading

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“France hits Apple with record €1.1 BILLION fine for monopoly practices”

“France’s national competition regulator announced on Monday it has fined American tech giant Apple a record €1.1 billion ($1.23bn) for anti-competitive practices after nearly a decade of investigations. The decision comes over Apple’s alleged anti-competitive behavior in its distribution and … Continue reading

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“D.C. issues record $1 billion in traffic and parking tickets, AAA calls it ‘predatory'”

“D.C. has long been considered one of the most onerous places in the country for traffic fines, seeing a steady climb year to year in tickets issued and revenue generated. But recently the District broke into stunning new territory, issuing … Continue reading

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TAX EVASION: “Amazon paid a 1.2% tax rate on $13,285,000,000 in profit for 2019”

“Last year, Yahoo Finance reported that Amazon (AMZN) paid a shockingly low amount in federal income taxes in 2018 on more than $11 billion in profits: $0. But this year, while the company says it has paid “billions” in taxes for the year 2019, … Continue reading

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