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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:48:11 +0000
Trump claims his big tax cut will pay for itself based on his D-student misunderstanding of the "Laffer Curve." Economist Art Laffer, my mentor at U Chicago, showed how cutting taxes could produce more tax revenue, a theorem he famously drew on a napkin. Laffer drew the Curve for me—also on a napkin. (I can’t […]
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his D-Student Misunderstanding
of Laffer Curve appeared first on Greg Palast.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:38:47 +0000
by Greg Palast – for Channel 4, UK Two years before the Deepwater Horizon blow-out in the Gulf of Mexico, another BP off-shore rig suffered a nearly identical blow-out, but BP concealed the first one from the U.S. regulators and Congress. 5 years ago, we located an eyewitness with devastating new information about the Caspian Sea […]
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BP and GWB knew
The Real Story of the Cover-up appeared first on Greg Palast.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:58:42 +0000
by Greg Palast for OpedNews Koch Brothers celebrate their victory (from The Best Democracy Money Can Buy) When RyanCare-TrumpCare finally ended up face-down in the swimming pool, triumphalist Democrats whooped and partied and congratulated themselves on defeating the Trump-Ryan monstrosity. But deep in their counting house, counting their gold, three brothers cackled with private jubilation. […]
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and the Secret Winner is… appeared first on Greg Palast.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 03:43:02 +0000
Right now, this minute, you can watch The Best Democracy Money Can Buy on Amazon from $2.99, or if you prefer get a lifetime stream from Vimeo. Or better yet, get a signed copy for a tax-deductible donation. See the Film that Jesse Jackson is bringing to 200 churches before election day. “Hilarious and heartbreaking. The […]
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 23:16:33 +0000
Join Jackson Browne to honor Greg Palast and his team’s new investigations of Trump’s billionaires and the plan to fix the vote of 2018 With discussion of the attack on voting rights by Joy Reid of MSNBC and the need for investigative reporting WHEN: Wednesday, March 15 at 6:00pm PT WHERE: Santa Monica, CA […]
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to support Greg Palast’s new investigation
of Trump’s Billionaires appeared first on Greg Palast.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:02:20 +0000
A Facebook Event Get the non-fake info with investigative reporter Greg Palast. Palast says, "It’s no joke—and it’s far more sinister than a mere "lie." "The US press has done a good job exposing President Trump’s looney-toons claim that millions of votes were cast against him. "But what’s missing is what’s behind Trump’s claim — […]
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Palast follows The Donald’s money appeared first on Greg Palast.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:25:46 +0000
If you missed the massive live broadcast—we’ve decided to keep it live and free for the next 48 hours. Join the NAACP-National Voter Fund, Rainbow/PUSH, Josh Fox of Climate Revolution and many, many more–and “share” the Facebook LIVE broadcast of my documentary–the film that exposes exactly how Trump and his cronies attacked the voting rights […]
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of my film on How Trump Stole It appeared first on Greg Palast.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 23:19:49 +0000
A note to all who’ve made a donation to our Investigative Fund You are not only keeping us alive financially, but emotionally. Eventually, our stories make national news, but, in those months while the mainstream resists, your encouragement really means a lot. People ask me how I keep my sense of humor when I see […]
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 01:12:25 +0000
Last week, I flew to Detroit with my team at the request of a major west coast publication. When I landed, they got cold feet; assignment cancelled. Without funding to continue, I should have headed home. But I was getting tips of nasty doings with the ballots in Motown. I could get the evidence that […]
Sun, 18 Dec 2016 20:53:21 +0000
By Greg Palast for Truthout Photo of Michigan ballot with bubble. (Image courtesy of Palast Investigative Fund, 2016) Before the Electoral College votes, they should know this. Michigan officials declared in late November that Trump won the state's count by 10,704 votes. But hold on – a record 75,355 ballots were not counted. The uncounted […]
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Vote Recounts in Michigan and Wisconsin appeared first on Greg Palast.