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Rolling Stones Tell It Like It Is In Global Concert With ‘You Can’t Always Get What You Want’

The Rolling Stones came through with a particularly poignant presentation in these hard times, “You Can’t Always Get What You Want,” in their performance Saturday in the international Global Citizen concert. Sometimes, you get what you need. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts performed “together,” each from their own homes, in the […]

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Why Governors Want Trump To Take Charge Of Medical Supplies ― And Why He Hasn’t

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has been trying desperately to acquire ventilators for his state’s hospitals, even getting on the phone with manufacturers personally.  But in one recent conversation, Pritzker said, a CEO told him that Illinois might have to wait for the life-saving breathing machines ― not because the company wasn’t producing them, but because the company […]

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Americans Want Paid Sick Leave For Coronavirus Crisis. Why Won’t Congress Deliver?

As the battle over emergency legislation to address the coronavirus pandemic plays out in Congress, one thing is becoming clear: Paid sick leave for workers is absolutely crucial, and the American public recognizes it — even if some lawmakers don’t.  Ninety-five percent of Americans believe at least some workers affected by the coronavirus should have […]