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US Politics & Gov't

After Bridge Disaster, Sanders Calls for $1 Trillion to Address Infrastructure Collapse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Transportation, Bernie Sanders, Labor, Barack Obama )

Judy
- 5 days ago - commondreams.org
"Deteriorating infrastructure does not magically get better by ignoring it," says senator
Obama to Republicans: So Long, and Thanks for Nothing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Obama Presidency, SOTU, congress, republicans, ethics, government, economy, environment, climate change, news, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - grist.org
In his first two years, Obama got what he could from a Democratic Congress. Here in the last two, he will get what he can get from executive action. When the history of his presidency is written, the GOP will play no role other than anchor.
Tell Speaker Boehner and Republicans to Stop Attacking Social Security ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Social Security Benefits, Social Security Cuts, Americans, ethics, congress, republicans, government, politics, economy )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - dailykos.com
To Speaker Boehner and House GOP:On the first day of the new congress you chose to attack everyday Americans by gutting Social Security benefits. Your agenda is clear to us and we will stand together to fight back and protect the earned benefits ...
Obama to Double Down on Fast Track Push Following SOTU
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SOTU, Obama, TPP, middle-class jobs, ethics, Americans, politics, government, news, economy )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - commondreams.org
The president is tasking every member of his Cabinet to round up votes from Democrats for fast-track negotiating power
Torture Still a War Crime: KPFK 'BradCast'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bushadministration, bush, cheney, crime, terrorism, corruption, cover-up, ethics, dishonesty, economy, elections, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, propaganda, republicans, Nazi's )

Jason
- 13 days ago - bradblog.com
Ernie Canning on his father's torture during WWII and on accountability for the same war crimes by the U.S. today...
Run Warren Run! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, 2016 presidential election, Elizabeth Warren, politics, government, economy, elections, democrats )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - runwarrenrun.org
The more fans and followers we have, especially ones who share our posts, the more people will see the incredible news about Warren's work in the Senate, quotes from her fiery speeches, and photos and videos from Run Warren Run events showing the ...
Elizabeth Warren Just Gave a Really Important--and Revealing--Speech
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ElizabethWarren, democrats, progressives, intra party divisions, economy, power, usa, news, government, congress, americans )

Cal
- 15 days ago - thenation.com
If you want to understand the coming intra-party battles on economic issues between progressive Democrats and their moderate colleagues, then Senator Elizabeth Warren's keynote speech to an AFL-CIO conference on Wednesday might be your best blueprint
House Votes to Replace 30-Hr Workweek With 40-Hr
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, health care, government, republicans, dishonesty, ethics, politics, news, economy )

Carrie
- 17 days ago - readersupportednews.org
The legislation - which has been at the center of a heavy corporate lobbying campaign - only received 12 Democratic votes. Eighteen Democrats backed the bill during a House vote on the same issue last spring. No Republicans opposed the measure.
Romney Tells Donors He Is Considering 2016 Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2016 elections, republicans, Mitt Romney, politics, government, dishonesty, corruption, news, economy )

Carrie
- 17 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, told Republican donors in New York on Friday that he is seriously considering a third presidential campaign in 2016, according to a source present at the meeting.
New GOP Congress Fires Shot At Social Security On Day One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, congress, republicans, socialsecurity, politics, economy, entitlement reforms, 114th Congress, Boehner )

Lynn
- 18 days ago - talkingpointsmemo.com
... Republicans took aim at Social Security ... The incoming GOP majority approved late Tuesday a new rule that experts say could provoke an unprecedented crisis that conservatives could use as leverage in upcoming debates over entitlement reform.
Mitch McConnell Blasts Veto Threat, Asks Obama To Work With GOP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, republicans, McConnell, democrats, obama, veto, congress, economy, government, socialsecurity, healthcare, tax reform, budget, national debt )

Lynn
- 18 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Still, in his first major speech as majority leader, McConnell spoke optimistically of working with Obama and Democrats on issues such as trade agreements, infrastructure improvements and rewriting tax laws.
Mitch McConnell Is Off to a Bitter Start
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, elections, politics, republicans, propaganda, lies, news, government, economy )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Mitch McConnell, the new Senate majority leader, has an exceedingly high opinion of his own power. In a speech on the Senate floor Wed. morning, the Kentucky Repub suggested that the GOP takeover of Congress -- not yet 24 hours old -- had already boosted .
Paul Krugman: The Real and Unexpected Way Presidents Help the Economy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, republicans, politics, obama, economy, Reagan, Krugman, jobs growth, Clinton, the Fed )

Lynn
- 20 days ago - alternet.org
...now that there are growing signs that the U.S. economy is at long last improving, Obama's approval rating is rising and conservative pundits and pols are scrambling to prove that this president should not get the credit. ...
It's GAME OVER. The Dollar Is DYING!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, propaganda, politics, lies, media, war, dishonesty, economy, congress )

Nils Ande
- 20 days ago - gramsgold.com
Russia in not weak. They've got over 25,000 tons of gold and NO EXTERNAL DEBT. What does the US have? No gold, not much industry and $18 Trillion worth of government debt. Which country is weak? Which economy is in tatters, the Russian, or the US?
Forget Congress, These US States Raised the Minimum Wage on Their Own
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, good news, economy, minimum wage, 'Do Nothing Congress', government, ethics, news, politics )

Carrie
- 23 days ago - theguardian.com
Tired of waiting for Congress to move on the issue of minimum wage, a number of US states have taken matters into their own hands. In 21 states and the District of Columbia, the new year brings with it a pay raise for those earning a minimum wage.
 

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