@RBReich: Joe Manchin asks, “what’s the urgency,” as extra unemployment benefits expire, millions face eviction, Covid rages on, California wildfires spread, and New York and Louisiana are under water. Hello?

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@thehill: “Minority-owned businesses face an unequal recovery; an underfunded federal agency could change that” via (@TheHillOpinion)

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@RBReich: With NYC under water, California on fire, and the Gulf Coast ravaged by storms, what will it take for Republicans in Washington to face the reality of climate change?The cost of inaction far exceeds the cost of transitions to clean energy.

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@funder: TRUTH: DNC Chair @harrisonjaime calls Kevin McCarthy a criminal and the worst leader he has ever seen walking the face of the earth—via @MeidasTouch

Scott Dworkin (@MeidasTouch) / Twitter

@AndrewYang: Only 10 percent of rental aid had been distributed to tenants at the end of July and 3.5 million face evictions. “Nobody is this incompetent.” Basic income would get to everyone.

Andrew Yang (@AndrewYang) / Twitter

@NicholsUprising: Addressing centrists who threaten to obstruct the budget, ⁦@RoKhanna⁩ says: “A vote against the Biden agenda this week is not only a slap in the face to the president. It will obstruct any shot at adopting the policies that define us as Democrats.”

John Nichols (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@RBReich: Despite our tendencies to wait until the last moment, to get caught up in our own private needs and wants, and feel overwhelmed in the face of gigantic problems, we sometimes achieve the common good.

Robert Reich (@RBReich) / Twitter