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Two Hours After A Court Strikes Down Obamacare Subsidies, Another Appeals Court Upholds Them
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, obama, healthcare, obamacare, law, legal interpretations, usa, ethics, government )

- 15 hours ago -
both cases hinge upon a glorified typo in the Affordable Care Act. Obamacare gives states the option to run a health insurance exchange selling coverage to their residents, or they may elect to have the federal government run this exchange
The South Is America's Poverty Belt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The South, poverty, cutting safety nets, distress, Republicans, austerity, worsening problems )

- 3 days ago -
The South known for it's poverty and poor health outcomes, but recent years show that there's always room for things to get worse. What's worse is Republicans want to expand the policies that heighten the distress in the South across the entire Nation.
Florida Gov. Rakes in Campaign Cash From CEO Who Makes Millions Locking Up Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, politics, usa, news )

- 2 days ago -
Rick Scott will headline a $10,000 per person fundraiser at a notorious private prison company's CEO's home.
Half Of Texas Abortion Clinics Close After Restrictions Enacted
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: aboriton rights, new Texas laws, denying access and choice, women's rights, politics, Texas, government )

- 4 days ago -
In a little over a year, the number of clinics that provide abortions in Texas fell to 20 from 41, and watchdogs say that as few as six may be left by September.
A News Anchor Completely Lost It. I'M Really Glad He Did.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, democrats, congress )

- 9 days ago -
"As the amount of money in U.S. politics continues to hit new heights (our full-time fundraisers intrepid members of Congress hauled in over $400 million in 2013 alone), this "mad as hell" moment from 2011 is more relevant than ever."
The Best Supreme Court Money Can Buy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, constitution, Supreme Court )

- 16 days ago -
The disgrace of the Supreme Court's infatuation with corporations will, unfortunately, leave a stain on American justice long after the conservative Justices have retired. -
The Supreme Court and Legislative Corrections: The Hobby Lobby Pushback Begins
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, republicans, propaganda, women, healthcare )

- 13 days ago -
When it comes to the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court ruling, the mainstream media are predictably attempting to portray the Congressional reaction as a partisan one, with liberal Democrats on one side and conservative Republicans on the other.
Theodore Roosevelt Reveals the Ugly Truth Behind Ted Cruz's Federal Land Sell-Off Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, history, government )

- 12 days ago -
Here's a quote by the I found from over a hundred years ago. Our 26th President has something he has been waiting patiently to tell us about tricks of the Tea Party Republicans and their conservative principles.
Oklahoma's Same Sex Marriage Ban Overturned: Learning American Civics the Hard Way
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, constitution, government, culture, politics, rights )

- 3 days ago -
When federal judges overturned the same-sex marriage ban in Oklahoma, the state's governor was fighting mad. She claimed that the judges had "trampled" on states rights. Perhaps Fallin needs to remember this isn't Russia.
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