If corporations had been people in a state that enforced a “three strikes” policy (three instances of shoplifting, and one faces a mandatory life sentence), these repeat offenders would have been sentenced to multiple life sentences, without parole.

Joseph Stiglitz, The Price of Inequality

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Pissed off that GOP members of the House Rules committee wouldn’t allow Dems a vote on a cigarette tax to fund the schools? Here’s a list of the members of that committee. And oh look! Some of them are within an easy drive from the city… maybe some door-knocking in their districts is in order?