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US Politics & Gov't

40,000 Voter Registrations Have Mysteriously Vanished, Could Determine Control Of The Senate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, voter registration, elections, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, republicans, government, politics, news, corruption, freedoms )

CarrieSIC
- 3 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A court could decide any day now whether tens of thousands of Georgia voters can cast a ballot this November, a choice that could sway the outcome of the state's neck-and-neck races for Governor and Senator.
You Can Still Eat This Corgi In Pennsylvania, Thanks To The NRA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA, Pennsylvania, Americans, laws, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, government, politics, abuse, news )

CarrieSIC
- 3 days ago - thinkprogress.org
It is currently legal to slaughter and eat dogs or cats in Pennsylvania, and, thanks in large part to lobbying from the National Rifle Association, it will remain so. Although the animal cruelty bill passed the state senate by a 36-12 margin -- and even...
In Texas, You Can Vote With a Concealed Handgun License--But Not a Student ID
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, voter ID's, Texas, dishonesty, ethics, elections, freedoms, government, politics, news, corruption, republicans, abuse )

CarrieSIC
- 10 days ago - newrepublic.com
Texans casting a ballot on Monday, when early voting begins, will need to show one of seven forms of photo ID. A concealed handgun license is okay, but a student ID isn'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 )

CarrieSIC
- 10 days 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,"...
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 )

CarrieSIC
- 11 days 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.
To the Department of Health and Human Services: Restore Birth Control Coverage ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SupremeCourt, reproductive rights, women's rights, politics, lies, abuse, healthcare, healthcare, propaganda, ethics )

Beverly
- 21 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
We've got a huge opportunity to fix the Supreme Court's outrageous Hobby Lobby decision, and DON'T need Congress to get it done.
The Defense Department Must Stop Arming Local Police ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, crime, ethics, government, law, police, politics, rights, violence, corruption, human rights )

Beverly
- 25 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The militarization of local police departments threatens our civil liberties and puts all Americans, especially African-Americans and Latinos, at increased risk of being killed or injured by law enforcement.
Bobby Kennedy Jr. Was Absolutely Right. The Koch Brothers Really Are Criminals.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, crime, government )

Beverly
- 27 days ago - ringoffireradio.com
With crimes like bribery, negligence, and felonious lying, it appears that Kennedy's argument that the Kochs should be behind bars is more than sufficient.
Impeach the Right-Wing Federal Judge Who Beats His Wife ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, abuse, crime, ethics, government, politics )

Beverly
- 27 days ago - act.credoaction.com
U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller pleaded guilty to assaulting his wife. He is unfit to serve as a federal judge, and Congress should impeach him.
Sign the Petition: Tell the Justice Department to Investigate the Koch Brothers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, elections, ethics, politics )

Beverly
- 28 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
What the Koch Brothers (via Americans for Prosperity) are doing to "register" North Carolina voters is extremely misleading, and suggests that it is intentional--which is a felony.
Inside the Koch Brothers' Toxic Empire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, cover-up, corruption, Koch, Brothers, dishonesty, politics, usa, congress, abuse, republicans )

Mari
- 29 days ago - rollingstone.com
Together, Charles and David Koch control one of the world's largest fortunes, which they are using to buy up our political system. But what they don't want you to know is how they made all that money
An Overview of the Scandals Facing Nearly Half of the GOP's Governors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, Americans, corruption, Republican governors, scandals, crime, ethics, government, politics, news, cover-up, dishonesty )

CarrieSIC
- 31 days ago - americanbridgepac.org
The Republican Governors Association says "the future of the GOP rests in the hands of the Republican governors."If it is, they have a serious problem on their hands because nearly half of all current GOP governors nationwide are facing corruption or...
9 Demands of the 99% ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, constitution, congress, abuse, americans, ethics, government, politics )

Beverly
- 31 days ago - ninedemands.com
It's time to bring the corporate agenda to an end, and it starts with these demands--common-sense policies that would restore the balance for the 99%.
Wisconsin Voter ID Law Ruling Threatens Chaos on Election Day
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Wisconsin voter ID law, court ruling, ethics, dishonesty, rights, freedoms, elections, corruption, government, republicans, news, abuse, politics )

CarrieSIC
- 37 days ago - theguardian.com
Election officials and civil liberties advocates are predicting that a surprise court ruling that lifted a stay on Wisconsin's controversial voter-ID law will produce chaos on election day,as estimates suggest that up to 300,000 eligible voters may not...
 

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