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Ruth Ginsburg's Dissent for Texas Voter ID Law Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: texas voter id law )

Ashley
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
This decision could stop 600,000 American citizens for voting. But the Supreme Court upheld it. Why? Well apparently your right to vote is negotiable depending on how close to the election the appeal process is. DISGRACEFUL.
In Texas, You Can Vote With a Concealed Handgun License--But Not a Student ID
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, voter ID's, Texas, dishonesty, ethics, elections, freedoms, government, politics, news, corruption, republicans, abuse )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - newrepublic.com
Texans casting a ballot on Monday, when early voting begins, will need to show one of seven forms of photo ID. A concealed handgun license is okay, but a student ID isn't.
We're Doing Almost Nothing To Protect Local Translators In Iraq And Afghanistan ~ VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Oliver, Afghanistan, Iraq, translators, interpreters, military, immigration red tape, protection, government, ethics, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - digg.com
Translators who have aided the U.S. military in Afghanistan and Iraq are in great danger in their home countries, but red tape is making it impossible for many of them to leave. John Oliver interviews Mohammad, one translator who made it out.
Personal Update - 10/21/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 2 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, a homemade cartoon (shown), and whjy I'm not here.
Too Close to Ignore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Campaign 2014, election theft, maddow, polls, video )

TomCat
- 6 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment
Poll Results - 10/17/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: blog news, polls, SCROTUS )

TomCat
- 6 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
The Real 47 Percent: GOP Candidate With a Ferrari Pays No Federal Income Taxes for Third Year
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Tom Foley, Connecticut, elections, politics, republicans, ethics, dishonesty, government, corruption, abuse )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
"Tom Foley owns a multi-million dollar mansion, two British fighter jets, and a $5-million-dollar yacht, yet takes advantage of tax loopholes middle-class families can only dream about, allowing him to pay no income taxes for three years,"...
Rick Scott's Debate Temper Tantrum Over a Fan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rick scott temper tantrum )

Ashley
- 8 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Republican Governor of Florida almost didn't participate in the Governor debate. Why? His opponent had a fan under his podium. Obviously, that was too much for the Governor. He did EVENTUALLY participate, after four awkward minutes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL PRESIDENT OBAMA: Every Parent Deserves to Give Their Child a Healthy Start in Life.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, VACCINES, CHILDREN FNDING, POLITICS, OBAMA, USA )

Cal
- 7 days ago - one.org
Every year, millions of parents lose their children to illnesses like diarrhea and pneumonia because they don't have access to life-saving, childhood vaccines.
Stand With Bernie Sanders and Social Security! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, democrats, congress, elections, freedoms, socialsecurity, politics, americans, government )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
Stand with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and tell all U.S. Senate candidates: Expanding Social Security is THE winning issue this November. Take a strong progressive stance: Expand, don't cut Social Security!
Open Thread - 10/20/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 3 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Open Thread - 10/17/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 6 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
TX Judge Responds to Complaints About Bible Reading in Court By Hosting Prayer Breakfast
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, religion, Separation of Church and State, ethics, government, politics, Texas, Judge Wayne Mack, law, constitution, abuse )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - rawstory.com
A Texas judge, under fire for opening court proceedings with a Bible reading followed by a prayer, has scheduled a prayer breakfast next week where he claims he will address the issue.
Justice Ginsburg Admits to Keeping Stash of 'Notorious RBG' Shirts to Give to Friends (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court, 'Notorious R.B.G.', popularity, Americans, good news, government, ethics, elections, media, news, politics )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg acknowledged her Internet popularity as the "Notorious RBG," Sunday night in an interview with NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg, saying she keeps "quite a large supply" of t-shirts bearing her face.
 

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