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US Politics & Gov't

BP Wins Big in the Offshore Drilling Lease Auction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BP Oil, BP Auction Wins, BIG OIL COPANIES, Pollution, Offshore, Gulf of Mexico, abuse, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, news, obama, propaganda )

Betsy
- 187 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
For all of his administration's tough talk on protecting our environment, President Obama doesn't seem to have any problem increasing the nation's dependence on dirty energy.
First Amendment Only Applies to Christians? Tell the Alabama Chief Justice to Resign PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Christians, Judge, society, safety, law, americans, culture, ethics, government, humans, interesting, news, rights, politics, sadness, republicans, propaganda, dishonesty, abuse )

Robert
- 300 days ago - leftaction.com
Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court declared that the First Amendment only applies to Christians because "Buddha didn't create us, Mohammed didn't create us, it was the God of the Holy Scriptures" who created us.
Sign the Petition Opposing Investor-State Dispute Settlement in Trade Agreements PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, money, news, government, world, abuse, crime, dishonesty, abuse )

Robert
- 286 days ago - action.citizen.org
Multinational corporations are scheming for new rights to sue governments -- in clandestine, foreign tribunals -- demanding taxpayer compensation for profits they allegedly lose over health and safety, environmental, financial and worker protections we all
Homelessness Is Not a Crime -- and Neither Is Feeding the Hungry! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, homelessness, law, crime, government, ethics, freedoms, politics, abuse, news, economy )

Carrie
- 87 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Thirty-three cities now ban or are considering banning giving food to homeless people -- and some are threatening to throw people in jail in they're caught feeding the hungry.
Koch Brothers Spending Big on State Supreme Court Races
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: koch Brothers, Citizens United, wanton spending on elections, corruption, SupremeCourt, obama, news, abuse, usa, media, ethics, government, dishonesty )

Cal
- 201 days ago - alternet.org
Big-money groups in Washington are spending big on nonpartisan judicial elections in order to protect state legislatures' agendas from legal challenges.
Michele Bachmann: Tax Immigrants at 100% to Stop Them From Sending Money to Families (TEXT and AUDIO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michele Bachmann, Tea Party Republicans, immigration law, ethics, corruption, congress, government, propaganda, politics, freedoms, Americans, abuse )

Carrie
- 208 days ago - rawstory.com
Bachmann opined that the solution to the crisis was to "deport right on the border," and to confiscate Americans' land if needed to "build a real fence." "What I believe we should do is have a 100 percent tax on remittances, the money that illegal...
New Report: Fortune 100 Companies Have Received $1.2 Trillion in Corporate Welfare Recently
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, banks, Corporate Welfare, corruption, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military )

Kit
- 346 days ago - truth-out.org
Military contractors, oil companies and banks are the biggest 'welfare queens' around.
Heavily Armed Officials Raid Voter Registration Group At Direction Of GOP Gubernatorial Candidate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas, voting rights, voter registration, Greg Abbott, candidates, corruption, abuse, republicans, government, elections, ethics, dishonesty, politics, freedoms, news )

Carrie
- 179 days ago - samuel-warde.com
Texas AG and current Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott ordered a raid on a Houston voter registration drive held by an organization called Houston Votes. The previously unreported raid didn't yield arrests, but did shut down the drive.
DEMAND SENTENCE REDUCTION FOR OFFENDERS SENTENCED TO AUTOMATIC 40 YR SENTENCES IN TEXAS!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, freedoms, government, media, news, dishonesty, congress, cover-up, corruption, lies, politics, usa, americans, candidates, housing, abuse, crime, constitution, elections, healthcare, obama )

Sarah
- 30 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
HELP ME GET 1000 SIGNATURES TO DELIVER TO THE CAPITAL IN AUSTIN IN MARCH!!! Please see Petition for more details! Thank you so much!
Ted Cruz: Christians Shouldn't Be Required to Do Business With Gay People (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: religion, congress, Tea Party, republicans, propaganda, politics, government, ethics, corruption, abuse )

Carrie
- 299 days ago - rawstory.com
The Tea Party favorite said Christians should not be forced to sell wedding cakes to same-sex couples or photograph their marriage ceremonies, although he personally had no problem doing so -- although conceded he was a terrible cook.
Tell President Obama: Stop the Apache Land Grab: PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, crime, ethics, government, freedoms, politics, native american rights )

Beverly
- 85 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Hidden in recent defense bill was a package granting illegal land swap near Superior, Ariz., for the benefit of a foreign company Rio Tinto PLC who seek to mine copper.
Sign the Petition: Tell the Justice Department to Investigate the Koch Brothers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, elections, ethics, politics )

Beverly
- 151 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.
*Take Action* Cut The Nuclear Weapons Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, budget, congress, dishonesty, economy, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, Nuclear Weapons, propaganda )

Kit
- 331 days ago - psr.convio.net
Did you know that the federal government is projected to spend $570 billion on nuclear weapons over the next decade? *Please Sign*
Tell U.S. Congress Not to Attend Netanyahu's Speech ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Netanyahu, U.S., congress, government, ethics, war, Israel, Iran, diplomacy, abuse, politics )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Instead of letting diplomacy work, Netanyahu wants the U.S. to impose harsher sanctions on Iran, all but ensuring that talks collapse and increasing the risk of war. Please sign the petition.
Remove Judge Roy Moore From the Bench for Putting His Religion Above the Constitution ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, abuse, Americans, religion, First Amendment Rights, Judge Roy Moore, Alabama, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, constitution, government, politics, news )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - leftaction.com
Judge Roy Moore is the Chief Justice of the state of Alabama, but he apparently has no clue how the Constitution works. Moore's defense? That the US is a "Christian" nation, and the laws of God supersede the rulings of the Supreme Court. Patently absurd!
 

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