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US Politics & Gov't

The Recovery That Wasn't: Two Years Since Hurricane Sandy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, dishonesty, Huricane Sandy recovery efforts, red tape, housing )

Cal
- 40 days ago - news.vice.com
Two years on, tens of thousands of New Yorkers are still suffering from the effects of Hurricane Sandy, some with homes that remain completely demolished.
Ninety-Year-Old Man Faces Jail for Giving Food to Homeless People - Americas - World - The Independent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, economy, government, housing, lies, media, news, propaganda, socialsecurity, usa )

Sonya
- 46 days ago - independent.co.uk
Time to stand up for Gods laws, not satans laws. Punished for doing a good deed. Good on you.
Rep. Ryan Propose Cuts to Disabled Veterans' Benefits, AGAIN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, republicans, healthcare, healthcare, housing, elections )

James
- 73 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today strongly disagreed with a proposal by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to cut Social Security and disabled veterans' benefits to pay for more defense spending.
Home Free? ~ Give The Homeless Homes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: homelessness, Utah, society, ethics, humans, interesting, freedoms, government, rights, economy, ethics, politics, democrats, republicans, housing )

Carrie
- 96 days ago - newyorker.com
Handing mentally ill substance abusers the keys to a new place may sound like an example of wasteful government spending. But it turned out to be the opposite: over time, Housing First has saved the government money.
DWP Please End Unfair ATOS Medical Assessments. 'Please Read & Sign'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lies, healthcare, dishonesty, society, law, government, risks, food, investigation, housing )

Borg
- 181 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In 2014 alone, over 2000 people with disabilities have been summoned to these medical assessments with a mere 18 people declared unfit for work. The assessments continue as the claims discontinue. We call for an end to these bogus medicals and base...
Families Living in FEMA-Funded Housing After Hurricane Sandy Must Now Pay Rent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Hurricane Sandy, FEMA, ethics, dishonesty, government, housing, news, economy )

Carrie
- 235 days ago - rawstory.com
Rent will be charged starting Thursday to more than 1,300 families displaced from their East Coast homes by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012 and sheltered since then in apartments and bungalows largely paid for by the federal government.
When Hope Turns Rancid: LBJ and Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, candidates, congress, democrats, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, housing, media, military, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, socialsecurity, SupremeCourt, troops, usa )

Kit
- 280 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Both presidents betrayed initial popular optimism; only public protest can reverse the corrosive effects.
Bernie Sanders: "I Am Prepared To Run for President of the United States"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, elections, freedoms, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, Independent candidate, goodnews, politics, Senator Bernie Sanders )

Kit
- 289 days ago - truth-out.org
Bernie Sanders says he is "prepared to run for president of the United States." That's not a formal announcement. A lot can change between now and 2016, and the populist senator from Vermont bristles at the whole notion of a permanent campaign.
Obama to Raise Minimum Wage Under Federal Contractors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, executive order, fair wages, government, healthcare, housing, lies, media, obama, politics, state of the union )

Kit
- 327 days ago - nytimes.com
President Obama plans to sign an executive order requiring that janitors, construction workers and others working for federal contractors be paid at least $10.10 an hour, using his own power to enact a more limited version of a policy that [....]
Bill Moyers Essay: The United States of Inequality - With Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, democrats, dishonesty, economy, elections, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, lies, media, military, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, socialsecurity, SupremeCourt )

Kit
- 327 days ago - billmoyers.com
The unprecedented level of economic inequality in America is undeniable. In an extended essay, Bill shares examples of the striking extremes of wealth and poverty across the country, including a video report on California's Silicon Valley, [....]
Nine Welfare Myths Exploded
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, dishonesty, economy, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republicans, welfare myths )

Kit
- 349 days ago - addictinginfo.org
Every so often Facebook is covered with the little "ecards" and other items that complain about "lazy people on welfare" who have an iPhone, a new car, are buying cigarettes, and are just generally living the good life off of the rest [....]
JP MORGAN CHASE: DON'T EVICT 78-YEAR OLD DISABLED GRANDMA SUSIE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, constitution, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, economy, housing, lies, news, propaganda, SupremeCourt, supremecourt, terrorism, usa, u.s., politics, americans )

Cynthia
- 364 days ago - start2.occupyourhomes.org
Mrs, Johnson has been the victim of one of the most egregious crimes during this housing crisis.The originator of her loan, John Stolaranko, was convicted of mortgage fraud, served time in jail and paid 5m in fines yet Chase is intent on throwing her...
Sen. Warren and 6 Others Introduce Bill Barring Employers From Rejecting Job Seekers for Bad Credit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, democrats, republicans, economy, ethics, freedoms, healthcare, housing, news, politics, usa, Economy Recession, food, hunger, poverty )

Frank
- 367 days ago - dailykos.com
"It is, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts says in an email, a small issue. But the Equal Employment for All Act would make a big difference for job-seeking Americans with poor credit ratings."- dailykos.com
TAKE ACTION: Support the Strengthen Social Security Act (S.567)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', congress, constitution, ethics, government, housing, politics, socialsecurity )

Beverly
- 392 days ago - afl.salsalabs.com
Add your name to this petition to urge your Senator to cosponsor this important legislation.
 

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