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US Politics & Gov't

Shut Down and Investigate Trump - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump criminal investigation, Congress, Petition )

- 1 day ago -
Congress must pause all Trump-related legislation and appointments--starting with a halt to Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation process--until the American people learn the full truth about Trump and Russia.
Secret Service Can Not Afford The Trump Familys Lifestyle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
President Donald Trumps frequent travel, large family and unusual living situation are apparently weighing heavily on the Secret Services budget. The agency recently asked for $60 million more, but was told no.
Editorial: How We Can Fight Donald Trump and Authoritarianism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, totalitarianism, oppression, fascism, alternative facts, activism, protests, resistance, democracy, regime change )

- 1 day ago -
We at AlterNet are very concerned that authoritarianism is taking root in the U.S. Aggressive people with destructive agendas are in charge, defunding government and eroding our rights, while trying to stamp out truth itself.
Citing FBI Probe of Trump, Democrats Told to 'Declare National Emergency'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Donald Trump, Michael Moore, Democratic Party, Trump Resistance, Neil Gorsuch )

- 1 day ago -
The Democratic leadership in the House and Senate,' says filmmaker Michael Moore, 'needs to bring a halt to all business being done in the name of this potential felony suspect, Donald J. Trump.'
ABBY MARTIN & Lee Camp Reveal The Truth Behind The Headlines   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: World, usa, u.s., war, republicans, democrats, propaganda, news, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, economy, dishonesty, corruption, Abby Martin, Empire Files, Lee Camp, Redacted, Truth, Headlines )

- 14 hours ago -
Published on 23 Mar 2017 In this episode of Redacted Tonight VIP, host Lee Camp interviews the one and only Abby Martin. Abby is a brilliant, cutting-edge investigative journalist and host of the Empire Files.
Why I Got Arrested at David Friedman's Confirmation Hearing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: David Friedman, SETTLEMENTS, Israel-impunity, International Law violations, landthefts, palestinian landrights-human rights viol, illegal occupation, news, usa, americans, abuse, congress, media, dishonesty, world, freedoms, crime )

- 8 hours ago -
To begin our protest, we had blown the shofar, the traditional Jewish rams horn to symbolize the speaking of truth, as a call to action
Call House Republicans: Hands Off Medicare and Medicaid
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: House of Representatives, republicans, healthcare, healthcare )

- 1 day ago -
House Republicans have scheduled a vote on Trumpcare for tomorrow.1 We need to make sure Rep. Young and other Republicans know that TrumpcareâEUR(TM)s attack on Medicare and Medicaid is unacceptable.
Trump Supporters in Rural Georgia Are Waking Up to the Cruelty of His Attack on Obamacare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health care, Trump regime, rural America, Georgia, health insurance, poverty )

- 1 day ago -
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution profiled many rural Georgians who stand to lose if the president signs Trumpcare.
U.S. Senate Votes to Overturn Obama Broadband Privacy Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, corruption )

- 12 hours ago -
Democratic Senator Ed Markey said, Republicans have just made it easier for AmericanâEUR(TM)s sensitive information about their health, finances and families to be used, shared, and sold to the highest bidder without their permission.
McCain: Select Committee On Russia Now A Requirement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

- 1 day ago -
No longer does the Congress have credibility to handle this alone, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) tells Greta Van Susteren.
The Reclusive Hedge Fund Tycoon Behind the Trump Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: neo-conservatives, republicans, corruption )

- 15 hours ago -
How Robert Mercer exploited Americas populist insurgency.
The Multibillion-Dollar US Spy Agency You Haven't Heard Of.Pdf
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, politics )

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- 14 hours ago -
"Despite its lack of name recognition, the NGAâEUR(TM)s headquarters is the third-largest building in the Washington metropolitan area, bigger than the CIA headquarters and the U.S. Capitol." Peace.
State Department to Approve Keystone Pipeline Permit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The Trump administration, Keystone XL pipeline )

- 12 hours ago -
The Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by Monday, reversing one of former President Barack Obama's most politically charged environmental decisions, according to two sources with knowledge of the plan.
FBI Russia Probe Threatens a Reckoning for Team Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up, lies )

- 12 hours ago -
So now we know: the FBI has for months been investigating not only Russian interference in the US presidential election, but also Russian contacts with members of the Trump campaign team.
Hacked Text Messages Allegedly Sent By Paul Manaforts Daughter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: thugs, corruption, republicans )

- 15 hours ago -
Don't fool yourself, Andrea wrote to her sister, according to the texts. That money we have is blood money.
US Probe of Ex Trump Aide Extends to Cyprus
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, trump campaign )

- 11 hours ago -
The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trumps former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, in the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires.
Cyanide Bomb Kills Dog
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 10 hours ago -
A government agency cyanide bomb, harmed a child and killed a dog.
People Are Not Happy About The Trump Kids Vacation In Aspen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 1 day ago -
Taxpayers cannot afford Meals on Wheels, funding for the EPA, and public arts anymore, but they CAN afford to pay for Trumps kids to vacation in Aspen. Taxpayers are not too happy they are paying for it, either.
Increasing State Sanctioned Violence Under Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump regime, militarism, war, lies )

- 13 hours ago -
Donald Trump is under the control of the militarized far right as well as his own clueless immaturity. Of course his new budget, released, as Schenwar points out, on the anniversary of the My Lai Massacre, ups the military allotment by $54 billion.
Lawmakers Demand Information on Flynn Russia Ties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

- 10 hours ago -
Republicans and Democrats are demanding more information about connections between President Donald Trump former national security adviser Michael Flynn and several foreign entities, including the Kremlin backed media outlet RT.

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