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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 )

- 572 days ago -
Both presidents betrayed initial popular optimism; only public protest can reverse the corrosive effects.
Veterans Jobs Bill Dies in Senate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, military, budget, veterans issues, helping jobless veterans, congress, corruption, usa, news, media, troops )

- 588 days ago -
Partisan gridlock is to blame for a veterans bill that failed in the Senate Thursday.
The Sugar Makes the Poison Taste Sweet -- William Rivers Pitt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, media, military, obama, SupremeCourt, troops, usa )

- 616 days ago -
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX) stormed out of the chamber before the speech was finished. Rep. Randy Weber (R-Also TX) sent out a Tweet calling Mr. Obama the "Kommandant-In-Chef" before the speech even began.
TAKE ACTION: Senator Harry Reid: Before Another Decade of War in Afghanistan, Let Congress Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, war, world, troops, ethics, government, politics, military )

- 682 days ago -
President Obama is working with the government of Afghanistan to formulate a new security deal that would leave US troops in the country for at least a decade more--without the approval of Congress.
Seven Things Veterans Need More Than a Holiday
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: veterans, troops, military, human rights, ethics, government, healthcare, housing, politics, war )

- 696 days ago -
If the United States were really committed to its troops after they complete their tours of duty, why are veterans facing so many hardships back at home?
Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna to Host Telethon for Veterans Read More: Http://Www.Looktothestars.Org/ News/10851-Alan-Alda-and-Joe-
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: celebrity, americans, veterans, ethics, culture, sadness, society, safety, women, violence, news, interesting, government, dishonesty, treatment, protection, war, troops )

- 703 days ago -
On Sunday, November 10th, 2013, Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will host HOMEWARD BOUND, a live four-hour national telethon to support American veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
TAKE ACTION: Show Your Support for Veterans Coping With PTSD and Depression.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, healthcare, troops, usa, ethics, congress, politics, war )

- 707 days ago -
We Can't Afford to Lose Any More Veterans to Suicide!
Pentagon Warns Soldiers They Might Not Be Paid on Time Because of Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, military, troops, government shutdown, congress, ethics, politics, republicans, news )

Carrie No
- 745 days ago -
The Pentagon warned its workforce on Monday that it is preparing for a possible government shutdown if Congress fails to break a political impasse.If US government agencies are forced to shutter, American troops around the world would stay on the job...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, Syria, terrorism, government, corruption, crime, americans, abuse, healthcare, economy, republicans, democrats, propaganda, war, constitution, politics, news, supremecourt, lies, usa, socialsecurity, SupremeCourt, elections, congress, troops )

- 760 days ago -
GREG was an addict since 8 yrs, NOW 17+ YRS. REHABILITATED. He robbed $23.00, in intoxicated blackout, & sentenced 2 LIFE, under 3 strikes law. He NEVER physically harmed ANYONE. Please support his Commute of sentence for good shown for 17 + years served!
Sequester Impacts: August 19 - August 25 Looking Ahead to FY 2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military, politics, propaganda, socialsecurity, usa, troops, war, republicans, democrats )

- 772 days ago -
OMB Report Showing New FY 2014 Cuts if Sequestration Stays in Place: The U.S. Office of Management and Budget issued a report on August 20 estimating the extent of sequestration cuts that would be required if either the House or Senate appropriations le
History Shows War a Tool for Political Opportunists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, crime, death, destruction, dishonesty, elections, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, politics, propaganda, troops )

- 773 days ago -
Democrats have correctly recognized that the war in Iraq was a mistake based on lies, Republicans are busy trying to rewrite history rather that learn its lessons. **Video**
Nidal Hasan Convicted of Fort Hood Killings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ft. Hood murders, military, terrorism, national security, law, news, americans, crime, u.s., troops )

Carrie No
- 776 days ago -
Nidal Malik Hasan faces a possible death sentence after being found guilty Friday of killing 13 people and wounding dozens more when he opened fire at the Fort Hood Army post in Texas in November 2009.
Wisconsin: Regulators Open Investigation Into Out-of-State 'Bulletproof Securities'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Governor Walker, Corrupt DNR, Polluting Lake Supeior, Worlds Largest Open Pit Mine, 1.5 Billion $ SCAM, ethics, republicans, lies, Govtfearmongering, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, usa, war, troops, media )

- 804 days ago -
Bulletproof Securities agents wearing camouflage and carrying semi-automatic weapons were guarding Gogebic Taconite test drills earlier this month, until it was revealed that the Arizona-based company was operating without a Wisconsin license.
Scarborough Shouts Down Peter King: 'It's Not Our Job to Be the World's Policeman!'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Peter King, Joe Scarborough, Afghanistan, republicans, government, media, news, war, military, troops, elections )

Carrie No
- 811 days ago -
Conservative MSNBC host Joe Scarborough yelled at Rep. Peter King (R-NY) because he said that the congressman wanted to continue a war in Afghanistan that started when the soldiers dying today were only children.
House Republicans Face Decision On Fighting Gay Veterans' Spousal Benefits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Boehner, republicans, gay rights, military, politics, ethics, government, congress, americans, troops, freedoms )

Carrie No
- 814 days ago -
A federal judge has set a Thursday deadline for parties to tell him why he shouldn't side with gay service members and veterans and their spouses in an ongoing challenge to benefits statutes.

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