The Executive Director of National Nurses United talks about the need to reform health-care down the road: http://counterpunch.org/demoro03252010.html
In unsurprising major news, a dozen Wall Street firms have been named as co-conspirators in ripping off towns and municipalities across the country. The DoJ may even take action: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2010/3/26/851037/-Breaking-DoJ:-12+-Wall-St.-Firms-Conspired-In-Muni-Ripoffs
Even as we pat Democrats on the back for passing some type of health-care coverage expansion, let’s remember why Big Pharma cheered on the bill’s passage: http://www.salon.com/news/opinion/glenn_greenwald/2010/03/20/health_care/index.html
Unions Make Strides as They Attack Banks:http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/25/business/25labor.html?hp
Great article by retired Lt. Col. William Astore on the utter waste in Pentagon weapons spending since 2001. A must read for anyone who cares about the budget deficit, fraud, or the military industrial complex. http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/175219/tomgram:_william_astore,_you_have_no_say_about_your_military/#more
Today’s stories are of particular interest. Feast Away!