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CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 21:  Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (C) speaks with reporters prior to the start of the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Newt Gingrich Attempted To Stiff Small Businesses, FEC Shot Him Down

It appears Newt Gingrich pulled this page out of the Donald Trump playbook.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 31:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a sheet of paper with his donations listed at a news conference at Trump Tower where he addressed issues about the money he pledged to donate to veterans  groups following a skipped a debate in January before the Iowa caucuses on May 31, 2016 in New York City. Trump had previously said he had raised $6 million at the nationally broadcast fund-raiser he attended instead of the debate and that he would donate it all to veterans groups.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Embarrassing: NY Times Reveals Trump’s Companies Are In MASSIVE Debt

Trump has about twice the amount of debt that was already disclosed to the public. You won’t believe which foreign bank he owes hundreds of millions of dollars.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02:  The part owner of The Savoy HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud (C) and his wife, Princess Amira, arrive to greet the Prince of Wales as he officially reopens The Savoy following an extensive refit on November 2, 2010 in London, England. The Savoy hotel, which originally opened in 1889, closed for refurbishment and restoration of the entire building by over 1000 craftsmen in December 2007 and began receiving guests again on October 10, 2010.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Saudi Prince Reminds Donald Trump: I Bailed You Out – Twice

Trump may owe the Saudi Prince hundreds of millions of dollars.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
CHARLESTON, WV - MAY 05: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during his rally at the Charleston Civic Center on May 5, 2016 in Charleston, West Virginia. Trump became the Republican presumptive nominee following his landslide win in indiana on Tuesday.(Photo by Mark Lyons/Getty Images)

Trump: We Should Default On Our Debt Because We Can Just ‘Print The Money’

The level of stupidity here is maddening.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
Corinthian Colleges Must Pay Students More Than $1 Billion Dollars

Corinthian Colleges Must Pay Students More Than $1 Billion Dollars

Sadly, most students will never receive a dime from Corinthian Colleges. However, there is a silver lining in the judgment for many students.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Saudi Prince Epically Burns Donald Trump: Remember Those Two Times I Bailed You Out Financially?

Trump’s photoshopped tweet of Megyn Kelly posing with Saudi Prince Alwaleed just came back to bite him on the ass.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

Almost everything that’s good is up, almost everything bad is down. Almost.

by Bob Cesca· · Current Issues, News
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8 Disgusting Things To Remind You Just Who Right-Wing Soon-To-Be Speaker Paul Ryan Really Is (IMAGES)

From Ayn Rand to Medicare vouchers and fetal personhood laws, this dude is bad news for America. Here’s why you should be worried…

by Sarah Burris· · News
3 Things You Need To Know To Make Any Republican STFU About The National Debt (VIDEO)

3 Things You Need To Know To Make Any Republican STFU About The National Debt (VIDEO)

Republicans run on campaigns built out of misinformation.

‘Bunny Ranch’ Brothel Owner Steps Up To Help His Employees With Student Loan Debt

‘Bunny Ranch’ Brothel Owner Steps Up To Help His Employees With Student Loan Debt

Many of the young women working at the Bunny Ranch are there to pay off their student loans. The owner will lend them a helping hand.

by Busta Troll· · News
Time To COLLECT: Study Reveals U.S. Companies Keeping $2.1 TRILLION Overseas–Avoiding Taxes

Time To COLLECT: Study Reveals U.S. Companies Keeping $2.1 TRILLION Overseas–Avoiding Taxes

Oh HELL no!

by Sarah· · News
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Ben Carson Needs To Face It; He Just Doesn’t Have The Chops To Be President (VIDEOS)

Ben Carson may be a brilliant surgeon, but he can never be president.

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues
This Brooklyn College Wants To Give Unemployed Grads Their Money Back (VIDEO)

This Brooklyn College Wants To Give Unemployed Grads Their Money Back (VIDEO)

Do you think more schools should do this?

by Vera· · News
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Greeks Overwhelmingly Vote To Reject Austerity

The people of Greece have a tough road ahead of them.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Is It Time For A Jubilee? An Ancient Idea Whose Time Has Come

In ancient times, there used to be a celebration within which debts and criminal punishments were forgiven — a jubilee.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Photo of Obama making his case for cracking down on payday loans at Lawson State Community College in Birmingham, Ala.: Video screen grab/WhiteHouse.Gov via AL.Com.

President Obama Takes On The Payday Lenders (VIDEO)

Congratulations, President Obama, for yet another brilliant speech. Watch him attack payday lenders and the GOP’s horribly cruel budget.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Reality hitting Scott Walker

Wisconsin In Danger Of Default Thanks To Tax Cuts

To pay for tax cuts (and a new NBA arena), Scott Walker has decided to just not bother paying Wisconsin’s next debt payment.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

We’re collectively investing in our future and that’s going to piss off some very powerful people.

The amount of medical debt in collections as opposed to other debt.

Medical Debt Ruining Your Credit? You Are In Good Company

Medical debt in collections killing your credit score? Don’t feel all alone; 15 million Americans are in the same situation.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Put Down The Phone, You’re Under Arrest: Turning The Table On Debt Collection Criminals

“[T]his has become something of an epidemic.”

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News