August 6, 2021
Will Cuomo follow example of Al Franken or Gov. Northam?
With Chinese threat and fascism at the gates, Democrats might prefer party unity against Trump GOP to fratricide; Party needs classic concept of Germany's medieval Burgfrieden, which outlawed private warfare inside the castle when it was besieged from outside!
Senate vote on $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill expected over weekend;
Sociological research reveals half a century of declining real wages, lower standards of living, and reduced social engagement for American working families, leading to the demoralization and disorientation seen in backing for Trump; Passage of $3.5 trillion reconciliation is urgent!
RIP Richard Trumka, among the finest leaders of the postwar AFL-CIO