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US Politics & Gov't

House Republicans Vote To Sue Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, healthcare, republicans, obama, politics, government, dishonesty, democrats, congress, americans, usa )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
The U.S. House of Representatives voted 225 to 201 on Wednesday to authorize Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) to sue President Barack Obama and others in his administration for failure to fully implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care
Satanic Temple Takes Advantage of Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, freedoms, ethics, government, media, law, politics, religion, rights, society, congress, news, healthcare, healthcare, usa, SupremeCourt, supremecourt )

David
- 1 day ago - occupycorporatism.com
ST website: "In the coming months, we will be initiating a number of other campaigns to assert our religious protection for women with health needs that are being complicated by unreasonable laws. In order to spread the word about this campaign to those..
Pope Francis Sounds Too Much Like Obama to Be Honored By Congress, Republican Says
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, House Resolution 440, Pope Francis, Obama, liberal, freedoms, congress, government, ethics, politics, news, republicans )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
House Resolution 440 aims to "congratulate Pope Francis on his election and recognize his inspirational statements and actions," but according to one Republican backer of the legislation, the resolution is dead because Pope Francis is "sounding like Obama
New Legislation Could Stop Some of NSA's Creepy Big Brother Behaviors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, congress, BIg Brother, NSA, spying on citizens, privacy rights )

Cal
- 2 days ago - takepart.com
Senators argue the NSA shouldn't be allowed to stockpile everyone's telephone records without authorization to investigate.
The Fleecing of America By Israel
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: fleecing, syphon, money, Israel, war, crimes, corrupt, congress, senate, cowards, AIPAC, politicians, American, deficit, Israel, US, treasury, bilking, taxpayers, war crimes, crimes, against, humanity, human, rights, tie, aid )

Sam
- 3 days ago - news.yahoo.com
While much of the rest of the world watches the Gaza war in horror and scrambles for a cease-fire, U.S. lawmakers are pressing the Obama administration to take no action that puts pressure on Israel to halt its military operations.
Tell the Obama Administration: Suspend Deportations Now ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Immigrants Rights, deportation, Obama Administration, congress, republicans, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, politics, government )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - credomobilize.com
The Obama Administration should use all legal means available to suspend deportations and expand deferred action to immigrants who would have qualified for legalization under the Senate's immigration bill blocked by House Republicans.
The Absurd Impeachment Feedback Loop
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: fundraising, Americans, democrats, republicans, impeachment, politics, propaganda, government, elections, media, news, ethics, congress )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Impeachment is the final fantasy for obsessive hyper-partisans. But some Democrats are exploiting the craziness as a fundraising call to arms. Silly season has started--and both parties are trying to fund-raise off the fringe.
The New York Times Calls For Marijuana Legalization
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, marijuana, legalization, congress, government, ethics, freedoms, politics, news, media )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - nytimes.com
It has been more than 40 years since Congress passed the current ban on marijuana, inflicting great harm on society just to prohibit a substance far less dangerous than alcohol.
Poll: Americans Strongly Reject Impeaching, Suing Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Obama, republicans, impeachment, ethics, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, news, congress, corruption, politics, government )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Over the past several weeks, Republicans have increasingly insisted that something has to be done about President Barack Obama's tyrannical abuse of power. According to a new poll, the rest of the country completely disagrees.
TELL CONGRESS: Don't Send Children Back Into a War-Zone ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, The Humane Act, children, violence, ethics, politics, government )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - act.couragecampaign.org
The HUMANE Act seeks to overturn life-saving refugee protections -- passed during the Bush administration -- that require the U.S. to assist child refugees seeking sanctuary from countries torn with violence.
New Mexico Congressman Steve Pearce Accidentally Tells The Truth About Immigration (VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Steven Colbert, congress, immigration, immigrant children, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, politics, media, news )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - thecolbertreport.cc.com
Congressman Steve Pearce (R-N.M.) said Wednesday that most immigrants from Central America who are crossing illegally into the United States are driven by economic reasons, not fear of physical danger in their homeland.
Ted Cruz Bares Fangs at 'Misogynist' True Blood Episode Mocking Him (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, media, HBO, True Blood, politics, republicans, news, congress, government )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - rawstory.com
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Tuesday attacked the HBO vampire series True Blood -- calling it "misogynist and profanity-ridden" -- after the show featured him on Sunday's episode.
House Speaker John Boehner Unsure Congress Can Do Anything on Border Crisis This Month
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Border Crisis, congress, corruption, government, politics, ethics, news, lies, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - rawstory.com
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday expressed doubts Congress would agree by the end of this month on an emergency response to the crisis involving an influx of thousands of child migrants at the U.S. southern border.
U.S. Senate Panel Boosts Funding for Israel's Iron Dome
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, congress, Obama, government, ethics, politics, military, war, news, economy )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - rawstory.com
The funding is part of the administration's request of $3.1 billion for military assistance to Israel, the world's largest beneficiary of US foreign aid. The measure still has to be approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee and the full Senate.
 

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