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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
- 113 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.
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
- 132 days ago - action.workingamerica.org
Sign the petition, and urge Congress to do the right thing and extend Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits now.
Maria Shriver to Meet With President Obama Tuesday to Discuss "A Woman's Nation Pushes Back From the Brink"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: activists, children, women, ethics, family, economy )

Beverly
- 190 days ago - shriverreport.org
The report is a groundbreaking investigation into the millions of women who are doing it all and barely scraping by, struggling to provide and parent in a nation that hasn't kept pace with the modern realities of their lives.
TAKE ACTION: Help End Abstinence-Only Education Funding
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, healthcare, safety, politics, religion, health, government, children, ethics, family )

Beverly
- 198 days ago - action.americanhumanist.org
The government has spent nearly $2 billion on abstinence grants since 1996, and it's about time taxpayers stop paying for ineffective sex education that leaves children vulnerable and uneducated about their own bodies.
Tell Your House Member: Absolutely No Cuts to Food Stamps. None. PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, humans, diet, food, family, news, safety, society, americans, culture, dishonesty, interesting, politics, sadness, democrats, republicans )

Robert
- 222 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Sign and email a petition your House member now, and tell them in no uncertain terms: No Farm Bill that cuts food stamps. Absolutely no cuts to food stamps at all. None.
GOP Proven 100% Wrong About Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, hunger, americans, SNAP, child, family, ethics, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, GoodNews, goodnews, health, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa, lies, media, congress, propaganda, republicans )

JL
- 230 days ago - alternet.org
Actual research shows SNAP program promotes self-sufficiency, not a culture of dependence.
Tell Congress: Co-Sponsor the Strong Start for America's Children Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, education, ethics, family, government, politics, society, government, politics, congress )

Beverly
- 251 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please urge your Members of Congress to co-sponsor the Strong Start for America's Children Act -- and to support a final budget that ends the sequester and includes significant new investments in early learning.
TELL CONGRESS: Reinstate Food Stamp Benefits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, diet, ethics, family, food, government, health, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

Beverly
- 262 days ago - forcechange.com
For the sake of millions of Americans in need, we must demand that Congress reinstate all of the funds it has cut from SNAP, and increase overall funding for this program.
As Our Safety Nets Get Slashed, More People Fall Into Deep Poverty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: family, government, americans, poverty, children, health, hunger )

Judy
- 271 days ago - billmoyers.com
Since 1996, the number of families with children living in extreme poverty -- that is, on $2 a day or less -- has gone up nearly 130 percent.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Speaker Boehner: Don't Kick Abused Women Onto the Street. End the GOP Shutdown.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, women, children, family, politics, government, ethics )

Beverly
- 281 days ago - act.couragecampaign.org
Let Congress vote on a "clean" continuing resolution and end this government shutdown so that women and children fleeing abuse can have a safe place to recover.
OBAMA: BE A FOOD STAMP PRESIDENT - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, presidential veto, Americans, family, children, congress, corruption, ethics, economy, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 303 days ago - youpower.democracyforamerica.com
President Obama - Don't allow Congress' cruel and reckless rationing starve millions of Americans. Veto any cuts to SNAP (food stamps). Since Congress has already voted on massive cuts, we only have one option left on the table: a presidential veto.
Infographic: Stop Slashing SNAP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, congress, republicans, ethics, Americans, children, family, hunger, poverty, economy, politics )

Carrie
- 309 days ago - americanprogress.org
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps lifts millions of Americans out of poverty while substantially benefiting the economy.
The GOP's Mean-Spirited Hostility Towards Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, Americans, family, children, congress, corruption, ethics, economy, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 312 days ago - nationalmemo.com
For decades now, the Republican Party has been honing its reputation for hostility toward the downtrodden, the poor, the disadvantaged. While a few of its leaders have tried to either shed that image or to dress it up with a more appealing facade.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Ensure Safety Rules Actually Protect People
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, medicine, protection, prevention, environment, ethics, family, children, risks, safety, science, study, treatment, government, politics, propaganda )

Beverly
- 312 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Urge your members of Congress to oppose legislation that would make it harder for federal agencies to protect you and your family.
Obamacare Premiums Better Than Expected -- But GOP Sabotage Is Worse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Affordable Care Act, protection, prevention, government, insurance companies, news, society, treatment, family, healthcare, government, GOP sabotage ethics )

Carrie
- 321 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Premiums for insurance plans offered in the Affordable Care Act exchanges will be lower than expected, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation study of the 17 states -- and the District of Columbia -- that have published their rates.
 

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