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Stop Justifying Cluster Bomb Sales to Saudi Arabia - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cluster bombs, weapons, war, House of Representatives, petition, Saudi Arabia, USA )

Dandelion
- 28 days ago - codepink.org
House of Representatives failed to pass an amendment that would have halted the sale of U.S. made cluster bombs to Saudi Arabia, which has used the munitions as part of their devastating military campaign against Yemen.
House Democrats Hold Sit In on Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Lewis, House of Representatives, Sit In, gun control, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 30 days ago - nbcnews.com
Georgia congressman John Lewis deployed a strategy from his days as a civil rights activist and coupled it with social media to stage a dramatic sit-in Wednesday on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.
Car Dealers Have Their Way With Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: car dealers, CFPB, auto lending, deregulation, race discrimination in lending, Democrats, Republicans, House of Representatives, lobbyist feeding frenzy, rider to H.R. 1737, corporate influence )

Judy
- 241 days ago - theintercept.com
ast Wednesday, 88 Democrats joined 244 Republicans in the House to advance a bill that amounts to a stand-down order to the CFPB. If it becomes law, CFPB will no longer be able to crack down on racial discrimination in auto lending...
TAKE ACTION: Help Pass the Global Anti-Poaching Act and Stop Wildlife Trafficking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: wildlife, poaching, foreign affairs, global, House of Representatives )

Dogan
- 272 days ago - secure.awf.org
The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee just approved the Global Anti-Poaching Act to go before the U.S. House of Representatives for a vote âEUR" and we need to get it passed as soon as possible.
You Really Ought to See This Video   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alan Grayson, House of Representatives, Senate, Florida, campaign donation, video, help Alan Grayson )

Dandelion
- 371 days ago - youtube.com
As a Floridian I'm well aware of Alan Grayson. He is a good man, fights for the people, he is like an Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. He is a Representative in the House but he is now aiming for the Senate. Please share this with others.
Cynthia McKinney: Every Member of US Congress Must Sign Pledge to Israel   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Cynthia McKinney, Congress, House of Representatives, Senators, pledge, Israel )

Dandelion
- 454 days ago - youtube.com
The former Congresswoman said that after she made the pledge issue public the tactic changed. Senators and House of Representatives have to now write a paragraph which basically says the same thing as the pledge that was handed over.
Tell John Boehner: Don't Eliminate the Estate Tax - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: House of Representatives, John Boehner, Estate Tax, petition )

Judy
- 469 days ago - signforgood.com
On Tax Day, the U.S. House of Representatives will vote to repeal the federal estate tax, giving millionaires and billionaires a huge tax break that will cost $270 billion over 10 years.
Government Shutdown Could Cost Republicans The House
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, House of Representatives, dishonesty, ethics, government, news, republicans )

Carrie
- 1019 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Republicans could be at risk of losing the House of Representatives in 2014, according to the first battleground poll from PPP since the government shutdown. In 17 districts, generic Democrats are leading a GOP incumbent among registered voters.
Mission Accomplished: The Tea Party Shutdown
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government shutdown, Boehner, Cruz, GOP/TP, House of Representatives, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 1025 days ago - nationalmemo.com
The Tea Party Republicans should hang a "Mission Accomplished" banner across the House of Representatives. They could flank it with large portraits of Senator Ted Cruz, the Texas Republican who has in fact, if not in name, replaced John Boehner as Speaker
Senate Rejects House's Funding Bill In Party Line Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Obamacare, senate, house of representatives, government shutdown, news, government, republicans, democrats, politics )

Carrie
- 1027 days ago - nationalmemo.com
The vote once again sends a "clean" continuing resolution back to the House of Representatives, which now has less than 10 hours to pass the Senate bill before the government shuts down at midnight on Tuesday.
A Farm Bill Only Monsanto Could Love
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corey Hill, House of Representatives, Monsanto, Political, U.S. Department of Agriculture )

Judy
- 1386 days ago - nationofchange.org
Three provisions in the bill would make it more difficult to regulate the safety of genetically modified crops. Consumers fight back with a flurry of organizing.
The US House of Representatives Opens Door for US War With Iran
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: House of Representatives, Dennis Kucinich, Congress, war, Iran, USA, Memorial Day, resolution, military, destruction )

Dandelion
- 1520 days ago - rt.com
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution on Iran that moves the United States much closer to a war footing against Iran as many experts and diplomats warn America is ready for attack. This Memorial Day recall the price of war!
House Passes CISPA: Make Sure It Dies In The Senate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CISPA, Senate, civil liberties, cyber privacy, House of Representatives )

Dandelion
- 1548 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
The Senate will consider cyber security legislation in the coming weeks. Let's turn up the heat right away: Tell the Senate to reject CISPA and any and all legislation that doesn't respect privacy and civil liberties.
House Passes Bill to Prolong 'Cash for Clunkers'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: House of Representatives, cash, cars, debt, deepergovernment )

Lone
- 2548 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The House approved a bill Friday afternoon to provide $2 billion to continue the federal government's week-old "cash for clunkers" program, which has proven so popular with consumers that it was almost out of cash.
 

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