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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 4/24/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 1 hour ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
SCROTUS Rules for Racism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, GOP Hate, racism, SCROTUS )

TomCat
- 1 hour ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Bob Dole Says the GOP Is Way More Conservative Than It Was Even 20 Years Ago. He's Right.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bob Dole, Americans, conservatives, republicans, government, ethics, constitution, congress, usa, politics )

Carrie
- 4 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Here's Bob Dole on the current state of the Republican party: "I thought I was a conservative, but we've got some in Congress now who are so far right they're about to fall out of the Capitol."
What If Congress Became Parliament? A Question for Care2
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, government, democrats, republicans, politics )

Barry
- 16 hours ago - barrywastingtime.blogspot.com
It's a slow news day, so let's play a "What If" game, namely, "What if the US suddenly switched to a parliamentary form of government?"
Open Thread - 4/23/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
WeâEUR(TM)re Number One? NOT!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: canada, class warfare, GOP Greed )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Losing Their Unemployment Benefits Didn't Help These People Find Work
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, propaganda, politics, unemployment benefits, republicans, usa )

Cal
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Since long-term federal benefits expired in December, some congressional Republicans have opposed reauthorizing the aid by arguing that former recipients will be more encouraged to find work without the help.
13 Things You Won't Believe The Man Who Could Be North Carolina's Next Senator Said (TEXT and VIDEOS)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: North Carolina, Greg Brannon, republicans, propaganda, lies, ethics, elections, candidates, politics, dishonesty, government )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - buzzfeed.com
Greg Brannon is a doctor & former tea party activist running for Senate in North Carolina. Brannon, who is most likely headed for a Republican Senate primary run with North Carolina state House Speaker Thom Tillis, led incumbent Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan.
Outrageous Florida Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: G.O.P. Bathroom Blocking in Florida )

Ashley
- 1 day ago - miamiherald.com
It seems that in some parts of Florida, you will not be allowed to use the bathroom, while you wait in line. Keep in mind, in some areas of Florida, people can be waiting in line for 7 or more hours. Yep, the G.O.P. is trying to stop bathroom breaks!
Cliven Bundy and the Myth of Rural 'Powerlessness'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, regulations, BLM, news, rural Americans, rancherslies, media )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - theweek.com
At National Review, David French has penned the latest in a series of conservative quasi-defenses of Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher who is in the midst of an armed standoff with federal authorities after Bundy refused to pay grazing fees for his cattle.
2016 GOP Hopeful Releases Hostage Video With Super Easy Solutions to Super Complex Issues (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, propaganda, republicans, elections, candidates )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
The 2016 GOP presidential field is still shaping up with some considering jumping into the ring, others have an obligatory autobiography written for them with a title like 'Undaunted: My Journey of Faith and Freedom & More Freedom & Did I Mention Jesus'.
Demand Progress Opposing the Secretive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) "Free" Trade Deal ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP, government, secrecy, lobbyists, ethics, world )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - stopthesecrecy.net
Industry lobbyists are pushing the TPP, which threatens everything that we care about: jobs, the environment, Internet freedom--and democracy. That's why they're doing it in secret. We can stop this corporate power grab.
Column: The Price of Ideology: A Woman's Life (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, medicaid, healthcare, government, politics, ethics, republicans, corruption, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - tampabay.com
I believe that every Floridian who is sick should be able to see a doctor. Every person should get the necessary care to stay healthy and alive. Sadly, not every Floridian can afford health care.
Personal Update - 4/22/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and why that's all there is.
Supreme Court Upholds Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, politics, SupremeCourt )

Kit
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a Michigan voter initiative that banned racial preferences in admissions to the state's public universities.
 

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