When we talk about vice presidential candidates, here's a key reason why JD Vance should be seriously considered:
Democrats are increasingly concerned that AZ and GA are getting out of reach, so they're putting a ton of money into the Blue Wall. They are spending BIG in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and Michigan. JD Vance speaks the language of the Rust Belt and the white working class and union workers. This is on top of being a fierce and articulate defender of ending adventurist foreign policy and putting American priorities over foreigners.
California is hiking the minimum wage to $20. But one of their billionaire donors didn't really want to pay that much, so he got Gavin Newsom to sign off on a special carveout, just for him.
A new report from Bloomberg found that AB-1228, signed last year, offers a special exemption only for fast food chains that bake and sell bread as a standalone item. That exemption benefits pretty much only Panera Bread — and billionaire Greg Flynn, who owns dozens of them, and who has given hundreds of thousands of dollars to Newsom and other Democrats.
However corrupt you thought Democratic politics was, it's actually even worse.
Unbelievable! Two MSNBC guests claim that white rural voters are a threat to American democracy. Their message:
We're not replacing you. We're not trying to imprison our political rivals. We're not using the federal government for Democrat get out the vote operations. We're not allowing crime to destroy cities. We're not indoctrinating your kids with LGBTQ and DEI race Marxism.
Those are just conspiracy theories! Sit down and shut up, bigots!
Investigative journalist Michael Shellenberger calls himself a "Left-ugee," a natural liberal who has been driven away by the sickness of the modern progressive movement. He joined for a wide-ranging conversation on nuclear power, the decay of San Francisco, the CIA's spying on Donald Trump, J6, and more…