As I walk through
this wicked world
searching for light in the darkness of insanity
I ask myself
Is all hope gone?
Is there only pain, hatred and misery?
And as I walk on
through troubled times
my spirit gets so downhearted sometimes
So where are the strong?
And who are the trusted?
And where is the harmony?
What’s so funny ‘bout peace, love and understanding?
What Voters Want From Biden’s First Term, in Their Own Words Morning Consult. Handy chart:
A monthly stipend would solve enable social distancing and preserve the economy, but who wants that?
What’s in President-Elect Biden’s COVID-19 American Rescue Plan? American Law Review
Scoop: Joe Biden’s COVID-19 bubble Axios. “The incoming administration is planning extraordinary steps to protect its most prized commodity, Joe Biden.” A President is not a “commodity.” Unless they are, of course.
Monthly Child Tax Credit Would Be a Train Wreck Matt Bruenig, People’s Policy Project
Biden’s Stimulus Plan Will Bring Relief, but There’s One Flaw Editorial Board, NYT. “But there is one lesson that apparently still needs to be learned. Mr. Biden is proposing to repeat a mistake made by the last two administrations by setting an arbitrary end date for economic aid programs rather than tying the benefits to the duration of need.”
The Obama do-over is about to begin Politico