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US Politics & Gov't

Florida House Rejects Plan To Expand Health Care For Hundreds Of Thousands
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Health Care, Gov.Rick Scott, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, republicans, politics, government, Americans, news )

Carrie
- 29 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Florida House of Representatives voted Friday to reject a state Senate bill that would have expanded Medicaid for thousands, marking a victory for Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
Florida House Overwhelmingly Passes Religious âEUR~License To DiscriminateâEUR(TM) Adoption Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, adoption, religion, bigotry, prejudice, children, hypocrisy, injustice )

Freya
- 84 days ago - thinkprogress.org
On Thursday afternoon, the Florida House of Representatives voted 75-38 to pass a bill (HB 7111) that would allow the stateâEUR(TM)s adoption agencies to engage in any kind of discrimination if serving a particular family violates...
Awkward: Watch as Florida Lawmaker Mocks Rick Scott Official for Refusing to Say "Climate Change' ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, climate change, Florida, Rick Scott, government, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, republicans, media, news, politics )

Carrie
- 106 days ago - rawstory.com
A smiling Florida state senator mocked a state official after attempting to get him the say "climate change," a term reportedly banned by Gov. Rick Scott.
FLORIDA: Pakistani-Born Jihadist Brothers Have Been Charged By the FBI With Conspiring to Explode a Weapon of Mass Destruction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jihad, Florida, FBI, Pakistani, WMD, Telephone taps, Islamic Terrorism )

Beth
- 183 days ago - blogs.browardpalmbeach.com
Oakland Park brothers Sheheryar Alam Qazi, and Raees Alam Qazi are set to go on trial this year on terrorism charges, and prosecutors are planning to use secretly recorded phone calls between one of the men and his wife as evidence against them.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Defeats Charlie Crist For Re-Election
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rick Scott, Charlie Crist, Democrat, Republican, 2014, Florida, Governor )

Dandelion
- 243 days ago - tampabay.com
The squeaker conclusion to the country's most expensive race of 2014 showed how, 14 years after a tied presidential election stunned the world, Florida remains as starkly divided and polarized today as ever.
Ex-Florida GOP Gov. Charlie Crist Files to Seek the Office Again, This Time as Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Charlie Christ, elections, democrats, news, politics, government )

Carrie
- 611 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The state Division of Elections posted the filing on its website Friday. Crist couldn't be immediately reached for comment, but has an announcement scheduled for Monday morning in St. Petersburg.
Governor Rick Scott Is Moving Ahead With An Outrageous Effort to Remove Voters From the Voting Rolls in Florida - ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Rick Scott, Americans, voting rights, republicans, ethics, corruption, elections, dishonesty, politics, news )

Carrie
- 656 days ago - action.democraticgovernors.org
Faced with anemic approval ratings heading into an election year, Scott has decided it's easier to prevent people from voting than it is to win their vote.
Clueless To Crisis In Our Environment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: environment, Florida, clean water, pollution, sugar, Rick Scott, politics, elections, ethics, corruption )

Carrie
- 677 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Florida's Governor Clueless showed up the other day for a photo-op at the St. Lucie Lock and Dam.The mission was to display concern over the billions of gallons of cruddy water being dumped from Lake Okeechobee into the St. Lucie River, a criminal act...
Latino Teen Killed By the Miami Beach Police for This ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: teen, freedoms, violence, Florida, ethics, humanrights, death, police brutality )

Nancy
- 693 days ago - act.presente.org
A friend watched in horror as cops high-fived each other. And now, a Florida community is once again searching for answers about the brutal death of one of its teenagers.
Civil Rights Prosecution of George Zimmerman By United States Department of Justice for Death of Trayvon Martin ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman, Florida, shooting, justice, civil case, acquitted )

Nancy
- 722 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Petition Requesting Prosecution of George Zimmerman for depriving Trayvon Martin of his Constitutional Rights of Life and Liberty by the United States Department of Justice, Eric Holder, United States Attorney General in United States District Court as...
Open a Civil Rights Case Against George Zimmmerman ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman, Florida, shooting, justice, civil case, acquitted )

Nancy
- 722 days ago - donate.naacp.org
The most fundamental of civil rights -- the right to life -- was violated the night George Zimmerman stalked and then took the life of Trayvon Martin.
Justice Department: Open a Civil Rights Case Against George Zimmerman ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: acquitted, Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman, Florida, shooting, voice recognition )

Nancy
- 722 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The most fundamental of civil rights -- the right to life -- was violated the night George Zimmerman stalked and then took the life of Trayvon Martin.
MoveOn Petitions - Justice Department: Open a Civil Rights Case Against George Zimmerman
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'CIVILRIGHTS!', freedoms, ethics, Justice, laws, Courts, Florida )

Candy
- 722 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Tonight, a jury acquitted George Zimmerman.But we are not done demanding justice for Trayvon Martin.We're calling on the U.S.Justice Department to open a civil rights case against George Zimmerman & have launched a petition to Attorney General Eric Holder
Federal Judge Rules Capitalism Unconstitutional
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Satire, capitalism, Florida, fed court, constitution, humanrights, Koch industries, economics, freedoms )

Angelika
- 859 days ago - williamkwolfrum.com
A Federal Court in Florida has struck down Capitalism, ruling that the requirement for individuals to live under any type of economic system is unconstitutional. * satire, yet a strong message! enjoy! *
Polls: Obama Stays Ahead in Ohio, Deadlocked With Romney in Fla.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ohio, polls, Florida, elections, candidates, Obama, politics )

Carrie
- 975 days ago - firstread.nbcnews.com
Three days until Election Day, President Barack Obama maintains his lead in the key battleground state of Ohio and is locked in a close contest with Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney in Florida, according to new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/...
 

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