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US Politics & Gov't

The Real 47 Percent: GOP Candidate With a Ferrari Pays No Federal Income Taxes for Third Year
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Tom Foley, Connecticut, elections, politics, republicans, ethics, dishonesty, government, corruption, abuse )

Carrie
- 36 minutes ago - rawstory.com
"Tom Foley owns a multi-million dollar mansion, two British fighter jets, and a $5-million-dollar yacht, yet takes advantage of tax loopholes middle-class families can only dream about, allowing him to pay no income taxes for three years,"...
Open Thread - 10/20/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Last Week's Dumbest Republican Moments
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP Incompetence, InsaniTEA )

TomCat
- 13 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
TX Judge Responds to Complaints About Bible Reading in Court By Hosting Prayer Breakfast
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, religion, Separation of Church and State, ethics, government, politics, Texas, Judge Wayne Mack, law, constitution, abuse )

Carrie
- 22 hours ago - rawstory.com
A Texas judge, under fire for opening court proceedings with a Bible reading followed by a prayer, has scheduled a prayer breakfast next week where he claims he will address the issue.
Ted Cruz: Obama's Surgeon General Pick Isn't a 'Health Professional' Because He's 'Anti-Gun' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ebola, Sen.Ted Cruz, President Obama, Surgeon General nominee, congress, Americans, government, ethics, politics, republicans, corruption, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 22 hours ago - rawstory.com
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Sunday accused President Barack Obama's pick for surgeon general of not being a "health care professional" because the doctor had backed a ban on military-style assault rifles.
Patty Still Has a Big Mouth!! ;-)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: blog news, awards )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Honoring the person who posted the 57,000th comment at Politics Plus, the brog where I publish the articles I share here.
Open Thread - 10/19/2014
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). 3rd attempt to upload. :-(
Anti-Semitism Charge Is Increasingly Being Leveled Against Israel's Mainstream Critics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Secretary Kerry, President Obama, Antisemitism, government, politics, propaganda, news, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
Maybe you saw that a top minister in Israel's government accused John Kerry, the US secretary of state, of anti-Semitism? John Kerry made the mistake of saying that if only Israel made peace with the Palestinians, that would cut down on extremism in...
Stand With Bernie Sanders and Social Security! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, democrats, congress, elections, freedoms, socialsecurity, politics, americans, government )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
Stand with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and tell all U.S. Senate candidates: Expanding Social Security is THE winning issue this November. Take a strong progressive stance: Expand, don't cut Social Security!
Ruth Ginsburg's Dissent for Texas Voter ID Law Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: texas voter id law )

Ashley
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
This decision could stop 600,000 American citizens for voting. But the Supreme Court upheld it. Why? Well apparently your right to vote is negotiable depending on how close to the election the appeal process is. DISGRACEFUL.
As Kerry Scrambles to Prevent Palestinian Action at UN, Israeli Govt Makes Clear It Will Never Accept Palestinian State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, Palestine, U.S., Secretary Kerry, Netanyahu, UN, ethics, freedoms, government, politics )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
Speaking with an unnamed senior Israeli source, Ravid revealed Kerry has lobbied Netanyahu for the past month to go back to the American sponsored negotiations to no avail.
Open Thread - 10/18/2014
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).. That's all today. 2nd attempt to upload.
Judge Rejects US Call for Anonymous Jury in Trial of Palestinian-American
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, government, politics, rights, federal court, Rasmea Odeh trial, ethics, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
A federal judge has rejected a government request for an anonymous jury in the upcoming trial of Palestinian-American Rasmea Odeh. This was one of two setbacks for the prosecution.
Ginsburg Issues Blistering Dissent to 'Racially Discriminatory' TX Voter ID Ruling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Supreme Court, Jusctice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, voter ID laws, Texas, discrimination, ethics, freedoms, elections, dishonesty, corruption, government, politics, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg issued a blistering dissent on Saturday morning to a Texas court's decision to uphold the state's strict Voter ID law. Ginsburg argued that the law is "racially discriminatory" and was enacted solely to keep traditionally...
 

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