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Sign the Petition to Delaware Legislature: Hold Hearings on How a Wealthy, Admitted Child Rapist Avoided a Single Day of Jail Ti
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, politics, society, safety, rights, child, culture, crime, americans, ethics, family, dishonesty, government, humans, interesting, news, police, sadness )

Robert
- 17 days ago - dailykos.com
Sign the petition to the Delaware legislature, urging them to convene hearings on how a wealthy, admitted child rapist avoided a single day of jail time.
We Have a Dumb Religion Problem -- Not a Political Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Republicans, Tea Party, Evangelical Christians, politics, corruption, ethics, propaganda )

Carrie
- 160 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To get what's happening to the GOP and, to America, you need to understand the theology of the extremist frankly stupid and misinformed evangelical heartland. We don't have a political problem. We have an evangelical stupidity problem.
Congress: Stop Rape in the Military Now ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rape, military, sexual assault, laws, corruption, cover-up, americans )

Nancy
- 336 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
These bills would fundamentally change the way the military handles rape cases and would be an enormous improvement over the current system. They would increase accountability and transparency by giving prosecutors and judges, not commanders, power over..
TAKE ACTION NOW! Members of Congress: Pass the Government By The People Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CITIZENS UNITED, Citizens United Decision, Govenrment by the Poeple act, politics, obama, propaganda, government, dishonesty, corruption, americans, usa, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 12 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
The Government By the People Act increases the power of the small contributions that ordinary citizens can afford to give, providing incentives for congressional candidates to reach out to average constituents, not just dial for dollars from wealthy donor
Stop Kentucky's Animal Cruelty PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: kentucky, sadness, suffering, pets, law, ethics, humans, abuse, abused, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, animals, animalrights, animalcruelty, government, news, politics, ethics, dishonesty, americans )

Robert
- 102 days ago - animalpetitions.org
For the last 7 years, Kentucky has ranked dead last on the list with no real signs of improvement. No provisions at all on sexual assault on animals Protective orders cannot include animals Veterinarians are actually prohibited from reporting suspected
Tell Republicans: Ending Overtime Pay Is Unacceptable ACTION LINK
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, overtime pay, business, labor, law, politics, americans )

Nancy
- 340 days ago - care2.com
In a shocking new salvo in their war on workers, House Republicans have passed a bill that repeals mandatory overtime pay.
Wendy Davis: "You're Damn Right It's a True Story." ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Wendy Davis, Texas, women's rights, usa, americans, humanrights )

Nancy
- 85 days ago - dailykos.com
It won't work. The only thing Greg Abbott and his allies have proved with these desperate attacks is that they don't understand what it means to live a life like mine - a life like that of so many people all across our state.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Defend The Affordable Care Act:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: affordable care act, Affordable Care Act, obama, healthcare, americans, politics, news, usa, media )

Cal
- 137 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Why are we so fixated on 4 million insured people who may lose their current and mostly sub-standard health insurance policies and ignoring the fact that 48 million people who have never had health insurance will finally be able to buy health insurance?
Repeal "Shoot First" ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, americans, ALEC, ethics, shoot first, stand your ground, labor, money, corporate )

Nancy
- 273 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Instead of balancing the value of each human life against the legitimate right of self defense, Shoot First gives the legal stamp of approval to a "shoot first, ask questions later" mentality.
Conservatives Argue First Amendment Only Protects Christians
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, lies, media, propaganda, religion, republicans )

Kit
- 126 days ago - examiner.com
In a bizarre bit of Orwellian double speak, Christian conservatives argue that "religion," when used by the founding fathers, really means "Christianity," and thus the First Amendment only applies to Christians.
Stand With Victims of Military Sexual Assault ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, sexual assault, laws, corruption, cover-up, americans )

Nancy
- 338 days ago - barbaraboxer.com
We learned last week that the epidemic of sexual assault in the military is more pervasive than we even knew, and we knew it was bad. In the last two years, sexual assaults are up 30%, to 26,000 instances. The news also broke that the officer in charge...
Take Action: Help Expand Social Security
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, society, safety, rights, politics, health, law, GoodNews, ethics, americans, abuse, socialsecurity, u.s., usa, congress, cover-up, politics )

JL
- 207 days ago - afl.salsalabs.com
It's time to expand Social Security, not cut it. That's why Congresswoman Linda Sanchez, D-CA, just introduced the Strengthening Social Security Act, H.R. 3118, in the House of Representatives.
Sign the Petition to Extend UI Benefits PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, women, politics, rights, news, law, humans, interesting, government, ethics, family, culture, americans, republicans, politics, obama, democrats )

Robert
- 37 days ago - action.workingamerica.org
Sign the petition, and urge Congress to do the right thing and extend Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits now.
Legislator Blocks Openly Gay Colleague From Speaking About DOMA, Cites 'God's Law'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, dishonesty, ethics, Govtfearmongering, lies, politics, propaganda, republicans )

Kit
- 292 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Other Republican members of the legislature reportedly apologized to Sims -- who was the first lawmaker in the state to be elected while openly gay.
   

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