https://www.reddit.com/r/politics/comments/o3i7yl/saturday_morning_political_cartoon_thread/
Saturday Morning Political Cartoon Thread
https://washingtonmonthly.com/2021/06/20/its-not-bipartisan-infrastructure-negotiation-its-time-wasting-sabotage/
It’s Not Bipartisan Infrastructure Negotiation. It’s Time-Wasting Sabotage.
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/ron-johnson-booed-milwaukee-juneteenth_n_60cec41ce4b0876cc93e7e33
Sen. Ron Johnson Met With Chorus Of Boos At Milwaukee Juneteenth Celebration
https://www.thestar.com/news/world/us/2021/06/08/wealthiest-us-executives-paid-little-to-nothing-in-federal-income-taxes-report-says.html
Wealthiest U.S. executives paid little to nothing in federal income taxes, report says
https://www.businessinsider.com/wilbur-ross-earned-millions-private-companies-commerce-secretary-trump-report-2021-6
Trump Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made at least $53 million from private companies while serving in government: report
https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/schiff-attorney-general-investigate-doj-politicization-1186605/
Schiff Calls on Attorney General to Investigate 'Politicization' of DOJ Under Trump
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/meet-the-press/sanders-says-no-gas-taxes-electric-vehicle-fees-fund-infrastructure-n1271490
Sanders says no to gas taxes, electric vehicle fees to fund infrastructure deal
https://www.businessinsider.com.au/mcgovern-gop-who-voted-against-honoring-officers-are-cowards-2021-6
Massachusetts rep calls 21 Republicans 'cowards' for voting against honoring law enforcement working during the Capitol riot
https://www.salon.com/2021/06/20/an-act-of-war-how-does-the-insurrection-fit-into-the-larger-history-of-violence-in-congress/
"An act of war": How does the insurrection fit into the larger history of violence in Congress? | Eric Swalwell wonders if some GOP colleagues would've joined the mob if they'd been outside of the chamber that day
https://www.texastribune.org/2021/06/17/greg-abbott-dan-patrick-el-paso-invasion-immigration/?utm_campaign=trib-social&utm_content=1623958587&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&fbclid=IwAR3Yf-yPdiFx3ocy5ZY-vP2hTp_3B9saMwz6QKn7MbJAuU780EdEbJGDEg8
Critics denounce Greg Abbott and Dan Patrick’s “invasion” rhetoric on immigration, saying it will incite violence
https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/20/politics/danica-roem-pride-month-lgbtq-youth-politics/index.html
Danica Roem's message to LGBTQ youth: 'You have to care' about politics
https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2021/06/19/conservative-radio-host-arizona-election-audit-sot-brown-nr-vpx.cnn
Growing list of Arizona Republicans have had enough amid 'audit'
https://www.newsweek.com/fox-news-chris-wallace-confronts-lindsey-graham-over-opposition-manchins-voting-rights-bill-1602356
Fox News' Chris Wallace confronts Lindsey Graham over opposition to Manchin's voting rights bill
https://apnews.com/article/delaware-minimum-wage-government-and-politics-business-69517f1137156ecc5a1233cd698f665a
Delaware lawmakers give final approval to $15 minimum wage
https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/policing/2021/06/18/rep-bush-juneteenth-freedom-also-means-safety-police-violence/7730686002/
Rep. Cori Bush: Juneteenth freedom should also mean safety from police violence
https://boston.cbslocal.com/2021/06/20/us-capitol-riots-gold-medals-jim-mcgovern-republicans-jon-keller-at-large/
Rep. Jim McGovern: Republicans Who Voted Against Gold Medals For Police Protecting Capitol During Riots Are ‘Cowards’
https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2021/06/white-house-installs-exhibit-lgbtq-artifacts-history-pride-month/
The White House installs an exhibit with LGBTQ artifacts & history for Pride Month. It's the first known public display of artifacts and items dedicated to the LGBTQ community physically installed at the historic building.
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/06/15/biden-admin-urged-prevent-historic-wave-evictions-extending-cdc-moratorium-speeding
Biden Admin Urged to 'Prevent a Historic Wave of Evictions' by Extending CDC Moratorium, Speeding Up Aid
https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2021/06/nevada-will-start-teaching-lgbtq-history-k-12-school-curriculum/
Nevada will start teaching LGBTQ history in K-12 school curriculum. Nevada will become the sixth state in the nation to require lessons on LGBTQ people and historic events.
https://thehill.com/homenews/sunday-talk-shows/559309-sanders-says-he-wont-support-infrastructure-deal-with-higher-gas
Sanders says he won't support infrastructure deal with higher gas taxes, electric vehicle fees
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/20/us-covid-delta-variant-spreads-vaccination-rates-drop
‘Two Americas’ may emerge as Delta variant spreads and vaccination rates drop
https://www.newsweek.com/ex-florida-gop-governor-urges-desantis-probe-ties-capitol-riot-state-leads-arrests-1602307
Ex-Florida GOP Governor Urges DeSantis to Probe Ties to Capitol Riot As State Leads in Arrests
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/jun/20/audit-trump-only-completed-69-miles-wall-system/?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS
Audit: Trump only completed 69 miles of wall system
https://www.stltoday.com/opinion/editorial/editorial-the-republican-partys-law-and-order-mantra-has-lost-all-credibility/article_66102664-9e9d-515c-b37a-043414268718.html
Editorial: The Republican Party's 'law and order' mantra has lost all credibility.
https://www.thestar.com/news/world/2021/06/20/support-for-same-sex-marriage-is-proof-that-culture-wars-do-end.html
Support for same-sex marriage is proof that culture wars do end
https://thehill.com/homenews/house/559191-democratic-clamor-grows-for-select-committee-on-jan-6-attack
Democratic clamor grows for select committee on Jan. 6 attack
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/06/20/why-so-many-republicans-talk-about-nonsense/
Opinion: Why so many Republicans talk about nonsense
https://www.startribune.com/continuing-gop-skepticism-over-biden-s-win-worries-students-of-democracy/600070112/
Continuing GOP skepticism over Biden's win worries 'students of democracy'
https://www.businessinsider.com/arizona-secretary-of-state-katie-hobbs-congress-voting-rights-bill-2021-6
'We are running out of time': Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs urges Senate to pass voting-rights legislation
https://www.businessinsider.com/senator-ron-johnson-heckled-during-juneteenth-speech-in-wisconsin-2021-6
Sen. Ron Johnson, who stalled the passing of Juneteenth as a federal holiday, was booed at an event commemorating the day
https://www.businessinsider.com/missouri-man-pleads-guilty-to-threatening-to-lynch-two-lawmakers-2021-6
Missouri man pleads guilty to threatening to lynch two congressmen
https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2021/06/18/republican-states-restrict-snap-food-assistance-usda
Some states are cutting off emergency food-assistance programs and making it harder to qualify
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/20/line-3-pipeline-indigenous-environmental-justice
‘We will not stop’: pipeline opponents ready for America’s biggest environmental fight
https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/19/politics/voting-rights-democratic-activists-states-congress/index.html
Activists fight back as Juneteenth milestone is undercut by GOP discriminatory voting bills
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/voters-supported-progressive-policies-ballot-initiatives-republicans-are-pushing-back-n1271359
Voters supported progressive policies on ballot initiatives. Republicans are pushing back.
https://theweek.com/bernie-sanders/1001736/sanders-says-he-wont-back-bipartisan-infrastructure-bill-that-includes
Sanders says he won't back bipartisan infrastructure bill if it includes higher gas tax, electric vehicle fee
https://time.com/6073781/steve-ricchetti-white-house-infrastructure/
Top Biden Adviser Tells Congress the Chase for Bipartisanship Is Running Out of Time
https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/columnists/grieder/article/Grieder-Republicans-need-to-put-up-ideas-for-16258806.php
Republicans need to put up ideas for changing Obamacare instead of just attacking it
https://theweek.com/business/1001668/the-mega-rich-should-the-us-start-taxing-wealth
Should the U.S. start taxing wealth?
https://www.businessinsider.com/graham-voting-rights-bill-power-grab-republicans-manchin-compromise-2021-6
Lindsey Graham calls the Democrats' voting-rights bill 'the biggest power grab' in US history, rejects Manchin compromise proposal
https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/559279-ron-johnson-booed-at-juneteenth-celebration-in-wisconsin?amp
Ron Johnson booed at Juneteenth celebration in Wisconsin
https://www.dailyherald.com/discuss/20210620/end-gerrymandering-with-federal-law
End gerrymandering with federal law
https://www.newsweek.com/ron-johnson-who-fought-juneteenth-holiday-booed-celebration-it-milwaukee-1602301
Ron Johnson, Who Fought Juneteenth as Holiday, Booed at Celebration of It in Milwaukee
https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/559282-64-percent-of-iowans-say-time-for-someone-else-to-hold-grassleys-senate
64 percent of Iowans say 'time for someone else' to hold Grassley's Senate seat: poll
https://www.newsweek.com/ron-desantis-edges-out-trump-president-straw-poll-western-conservative-summit-1602375
Florida governor Ron DeSantis edges out Trump for president in straw poll of Western Conservative Summit
https://www.politico.com/news/2021/06/20/maines-fight-over-big-marijuana-493472
Maine’s mom and pop weed scene sweats corporate ‘gentrification’
https://www.post-gazette.com/news/insight/2021/06/20/Republicans-creating-rigged-voting-system/stories/202106200032
Republicans creating rigged voting system
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/va-moves-offer-gender-confirmation-surgery-vets-n1271506
VA moves to offer gender confirmation surgery to vets
https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/most-riot-looting-cases-from-last-year-dropped-by-nyc-das/3114714/
Most Riot, Looting Cases From Last Year Dropped by NYC DAs
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/20/qanon-conspiracy-theories-pizzagate-infowars-storm-is-upon-us-mike-rothschild
QAnon and on: why the fight against extremist conspiracies is far from over | Far-right conspiracies ran unchecked online in the Trump years. It’s all gone quiet since the Capitol riot, but author Mike Rothschild believes there’s a radicalised audience waiting for a new rallying point
https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2021/06/19/holocaust-education-museum-greene
Bad Holocaust education leads to bad Holocaust analogies