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US Politics & Gov't

Bernie Sanders in Iowa: Soldiers Didn't Die 'So Billionaires Could Buy Elections' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, candidates, elections, news, Iowa, Bernie Sanders, politics, Citizen's United, Supreme Court, economy, freedoms, government )

Carrie
- 15 minutes ago - rawstory.com
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said over the weekend that his top priority was overturning the Supreme Court's Citizen's United decision because he did not believe that U.S. armed forces had "fought and died for democracy so that billionaires can buy election
Foreign Powers Buy Influence at Think Tanks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: think tanks, USA, NYT, Arab money )

David
- 2 hours ago - nytimes.com
Over 12 prominent Washington think tanks have received tens of millions of dollars from foreign governments while pushing US government officials to adopt policies that often reflect the donors' priorities, an investigation by the NYT has found.
Liberal Sen. Bernie Sanders: I'M 'Thinking About Running' in 2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, elections, americans, 2016, Bernie Sanders, usa )

Nancy
- 5 hours ago - newsmax.com
"One of the reasons I'm going to Iowa is to get a sense of how people feel about it," he said of his candidacy. "Look, the truth is (there is) profound anger at both political parties, more and more people are becoming independent."
Last Week's Republican Doozies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: InsaniTEA, women's rights )

TomCat
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Open Thread - 9/15/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

TomCat
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Terrorist Training Camps in the US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Terrorists, terrorism, Islam, Muslims, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, obama, usa )

Ge
- 13 hours ago - military.com
The Spread of Homegrown Terrorists - Islamic training camps in America's back yard. Why are these communities left to flourish in the US?
Federal Spending Watchdog Pulls the Plug on DUNS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CT, NJ, NY, Hurricane Sandy spending, RAT board, Dun & Bradstreet, Recovery.gov )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - pogo.org
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board--a.k.a. the RAT Board, the agency overseeing stimulus and Hurricane Sandy spending--is not renewing its contract with Dun & Bradstreet (D&B)You have just three weeks to enjoy the maps, charts, and graphs on
Lindsey Graham Unhinged: We Will 'All Get Killed Back Here' If Obama Lets ISIS Open 'the Gates of Hell' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Obama, Sen.Lindey Graham, government, ethics, propaganda, republicans, congress, military, media )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - rawstory.com
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) did not hold back on Sunday in expressing his outrage at President Barack Obama's refusal to send ground troops to confront ISIS, warning that the "gates of hell" would "spill out onto the world."
Bernie Sanders: Presidential Run Is Not About Hillary, It's About the 'Collapsing' Middle Class (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Bernie Sanders, good news, middle class, democrats, republicans, candidates, elections, freedoms, politics, government )

Carrie
- 18 hours ago - rawstory.com
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) indicated on Meet the Press today that he would seriously consider running for president in 2016, even if that required him to switch his party affiliation to Democrat.
SPLC: League of the South Forming Paramilitary Unit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, League of the South, Hatewatch, SPLC, politics, domestic terrorism, secession, paramilitary force, neo-Nazis, KKK, white supremecists )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
After years of rhetoric threatening violence, the neo-Confederate League of the South (LOS) is training a uniformed, paramilitary unit tasked with advancing a second southern secession by any means necessary, ...
Bill Maher Levels GOP Rep. Kline: He Embodies D.C's 'Easily-Swayed Whores and Sellouts'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, politics, media, Bill Maher, Rep. John Kline, elections, government, americans )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Real Time host Bill Maher closed his season premiere on Friday with a scathing takedown of incumbent Rep. John Kline (R-MN), calling on his viewers to help vote him out of office in November.
Open Thread - 9/14/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Jerry Seinfeld Questions Bill Maher: 'What Do You Care' If Hillary Clinton's Running or Not? (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, TV, Bill Maher, Jerry Seinfeld, conservatives, liberals, elections, Hilary Clinton, ethics, government, news, politics )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Bill Maher and fellow comedian Jerry Seinfeld sparred on Friday when their panel discussion on Real Time touched on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's presidential prospects.
Turkish Government Co-Operated With Al-Qaeda in Syria, Says Former US Ambassador
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Turkey, al-qaeda, Syria civil war, Islamist extremists, co-operation, US ambassador )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Turkey has directly supported al-Qaeda's wing in Syria in defiance of the United States, the former American ambassador to Ankara has said. The Turkish authorities thought they could work with extremist Islamist groups in the Syrian civil war
 

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