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US Politics & Gov't

First U.S. Recreational Pot Industry Opens in Colorado, Kicking Off Global Marijuana Experiment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war ond rugs, marijuana legalization, pot smoking, policy, Colorado law, news, politics, usa )

Cal
- 107 days ago - www2.macleans.ca
The first recreational pot industry in the U.S. opened in Colorado on Wednesday, kicking off an experiment that will be watched closely around the world and one that activists hope will prove that legalization is a better alternative than the costly Amer
With War Off the Table, It's Time for Syria Cease-Fire, Negotiations and Talking to Iran
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, constitution, ethics, government, media, military, negotiations, Obama, politics, policy )

Kit
- 219 days ago - truth-out.org
It's time for a fundamental change in U.S. policy toward Syria and Iran. ***Petition attached ***
Obama Might Actually Be the Environmental President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate change, Obama, Congress, EPA, policy, GHG, emissions, cap & trade, green energy, stimulus )

Angelika
- 340 days ago - nymag.com
His climate-change policy has been an abject failure, says Al Gore and just about everyone else. They're wrong. Here's why.
U.S. Senate Panel Mulls Future of Natural Gas Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, policy, congress, fracking, environment, destruction, energy, nature, obama, news )

Cal
- 430 days ago - uk.reuters.com
U.S. natural gas policy, from hydraulic fracturing to exports, came under the microscope on Tuesday as environmental and industry groups presented their views on the issue to Congress and divided along mostly familiar lines.
A Program for Combating Poverty -- Stop the Cuts to Social Security, Medicare, Expand Medicare to All
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, government, ethics, povety, policy, usa, politics, news, media )

Cal
- 456 days ago - alternet.org
A comprehensive program to combat poverty in America is long overdue.
The Value Of Taxing The Wealthy: $56 Billion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Bush tax cuts, policy, obama, elections, democrats, republicans, media, government, ethics, americans, usa )

Cal
- 646 days ago - npr.org
The debate is back over what to do with the Bush tax cuts, which are scheduled to expire at the end of the year.So just how much are those worth? About $56.3 billion in fiscal 2013 alone, the Tax Policy Center estimates, using Treasury data, or about $850
Elect Romney, Get War in Iran?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, news, usa, Mitt Romney, diplomacy, policy, war, world, elections, government, dishonesty )

Cal
- 802 days ago - alternet.org
Should Mitt Romney make it to the White House, his Middle East policy and plan for Iran may be as hawkish as that of Bush Junior, thanks to Eliot Cohen.
Occupy Wall Street Shifts From Protest to Policy Phase
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, protexts Occupy Wall Street Protests, policy, influence, media, politics, u.s., economy )

Cal
- 920 days ago - latimes.com
Protesters face the difficult and interesting task of leveraging their influence to achieve concrete policy changes addressing their concerns.
Healthcare: Justice Dept. Says Congress Has Interstate Authority To Force All Citizens Into Coverage Or Else Face Penalties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., healthcare, health, wellness, insurance, policy, coverage, doctors, nurses, americans, legislation, news, constitution, law, mandate, justice-department, congress, democrats, republicans, interesting, politics, government, business, ethics, rights )

MAD HATTA
- 1110 days ago - cbsnews.com
The Justice Department appealed a judge's ruling that Obama's signature healthcare legislation was unconstitutional and further mandates its new version to become accepted and enforced under constitutional law.
VIDEO - Bill Moyers: Insider Reveals Health Insurance Industry Deceit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, cover-up, lies, dishonesty, corruption, republicans, democrats, politics, healthcare, propaganda, americans, insurance, corporate, greed, profits, stockholders, money, influence, public, policy, illness, disease, medicine )

Tom
- 1714 days ago - pbs.org
Former Health insurance Executive Wendell Potter saw for-profit insurers hijack our health care system and put profits before patients. Now, he speaks with Bill Moyers about how those companies are corrupting politicians and lying to the American people.
The Patriot's Guide to Legalization
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, humans, policy, marijuana, usa, politics, government, ethics )

Cal
- 1746 days ago - motherjones.com
Have you ever looked at our marijuana policy? I mean, really looked at it?
WE ARE BEING ROBBED. By the $700 Billion Bailout LAW   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, paulson, abolish, federal, reserve, us dollar, ron paul, central bank, money, economy, recession, depression, stock, market, meltdown, crash, crisis, monetary, policy, fiat, currency, devaluation, interest, rates )

Gregory
- 2020 days ago - youtube.com
This video needs to be seen by everyone in America. Yes, I know, its 10 minutes. But its 10 minutes that anyone with a 401k, Pension or IRA should be willing to spend. Send it around, then keep checking at http://fedupusa.org
If Americans Knew... The Most Propagandized Country on Earth, the United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, americans, bush, bushadministration, Israel, Palestine, Middle East, propaganda, AIPAC, Foreign, Policy, 9/11, hijackers, Commission, Report, terrorism, Palestinian, 911, September, WTC, WTC7 )

Gregory
- 2169 days ago - brasschecktv.com
Sixty years of massive, ongoing, coldly calculated human rights abuses against the Palestinian people. That's the legacy of the State of Israel. Americans pay the bills for this tyranny and our hopelessly corrupt news media and elected officials go along
The Gift Horse: Philanthropy and the Public Interest
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Philanthropy, policy )


- 2202 days ago - 3quarksdaily.blogs.com
Americans gave away $300 billion dollars to charity in 2006. The amount is equivalent to twice the gross domestic product of Finland, three times that of the Philippines, and six times that of Morocco. Americans, in other words, give away a lot of money.
Tomgram: Greg Grandin, On the Torturable and the Untorturable
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, death squads, policy, American values )


- 2318 days ago - tomdispatch.com
"One former official said interrogators' faces were visible on at least one video, as were those of more senior officers who happened to be visiting." Happened? Visiting? Keep in mind that we're talking about CIA officials in a torture chamber, not touris
 

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