Daily Clips: June 2nd, 2016

Obama “evolves” on Social Security: Barry O saw the rising populist tide brought by Bernie and Trump and decided, “Nah, I’m not going to stand in defiance of that.

How else can you explain Obama’s claim yesterday that Social Security should not be cut, but expandedHear his remarks on the topic:

OPEC leaves oil production levels unchanged: Yay?

EJ Dionne talks GOP and religion: The Washington Post columnist claims that “the sheer force of demography means [religion] will never again enjoy the public influence it once had.” To which I say: about damn time.

Tightening US labor market boosts economic growth outlook: New applications for jobless benefits fell, “further boosting the economic outlook for the second quarter.”

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Nick Cassella
Nick Cassella graduated from the University of St Andrews in Scotland in 2014. After graduating, he worked on the Initiative 594 campaign before joining Civic Ventures, where he now manages Civic Skunk Works' social media presence.