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Nick Sones

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This week, Donald Trump presented his pitch to the American people for a second term. It was an unhinged experience. The Republican Party couldn’t be bothered to put together a platform. They couldn’t be bothered to offer up any actual policy planks, other than surrounding their cult leader with praise and tying to anoint the next D-list family member for the presidency. Donald Trump has encouraged treason against the United States. Yet the base still refuses to break from a suicide cult (both figuratively and literally) of Americans refusing to wear masks and maintaining social distancing. There are sixty-six days until Election Day. The polls are tightening, with some Americans deciding to go down the path of an authoritarian man, who wants to be America’s last and final president. Trump…

We need to talk about the Republican Tax Law, which President Trump callously signed into law, regardless of his brash campaign promises. Many of these broken promises include “minor little details” like the President not benefitting from the new tax law. Trump will undoubtedly profit personally, as the law benefits those with power like it always does. Those without power are left on the outside looking in. And many of those looking in will be doing so without access to affordable health care. Trump’s personal financial victories aside, the issue Americans should be focusing on right now is the nine million children without access to healthcare. These children are Americans, and these American kids are going without healthcare because the Republicans who control Congress refuse to fully fund the Children’s…