Author Archives: George Fisher

About George Fisher

George is a freelance writer, an author and a Democratic political consultant. He has worked as Deputy Communications Director for a Senatorial campaign and Campaign Manager for several NC House races and one congressional race. He previously worked as a news producer for a local television station.

Novartis to spin off Alcon and launch a $5 billion share buyback

Check out this article.  Is there any wonder why big pharma rules the world.  Trillions of dollars are at stake, tax credits, stock buybacks.  Sad.   Source: Novartis to spin off Alcon and launch a $5 billion share buyback Advertisements

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Scott Huffman – America must limit its use of fossil fuels. It…

Huffman ran for Congress in the North Carolina Democratic primary against two opponents in the state’s 8th Congressional District.  He was able to come in second, beating out an opponent who outraised him 4:1. In the end, I guess money … Continue reading

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Will Roy Cooper Be Rescinding Loretta Lynch’s Award?

Originally posted on LL1885:
Judicial Watch has confirmed that former Attorney General Loretta Lynch used an email alias to conduct official business, circumventing transparency and public records laws. Illustrating how government hides information from the American public, former Attorney General…

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10 Things to Know for Today | Miami Herald

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: Source: 10 Things to Know for Today | Miami Herald

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Feinstein’s trouble underlines Democratic Party’s shift to left | TheHill

Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) failure to win her party’s endorsement at California’s state convention is triggering new questions about whether the Democratic Party has become the Progressive Party amid grass-roots enthusiasm driven by opposition to President Trump. Feinstein won a paltry 37 … Continue reading

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Kushner Loses Top-Secret Security Clearance, According To Reports : NPR

The president’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner has lost his interim, top-secret security clearance. The reports say Kushner will have access to a lower level of classified information. Source: Kushner Loses Top-Secret Security Clearance, According To Reports : NPR

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Dem challenger blocks Feinstein from state party’s endorsement | TheHill

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) main Democratic rival blocked the longtime incumbent from gaining the California Democratic Party’s coveted endorsement in her high-profile reelection race. State Senate leader Kevin de León (D), who’s mounted a campaign running to … Continue reading

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