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US Politics & Gov't

TAKE ACTION: Urge Congress to Help End Family Detention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, senate, family detention, refugees )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure2.convio.net
Please send a message to your U.S. House and Senate representatives urging them to speak out against family detention. There is no humane way to detain families. Detention facilities expose refugees to undue trauma, including malnutrition and depression
URGE PRESIDENT OBAMA TO TAKE ALL WAR WEAPONS FROM POLICE. POLICE SHOULD PROTECT, NOT KILL!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, crime, healthcare, military, propaganda, troops, war )

Lei
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Read the whole petition. I heard from news: This happened in a small town in USA, There was a ruction against all things which happen in USA all the time. Police was against the people with assault riffles and stings??? (((((((THAT IS WAR!)))))))
This Memorial Day, Tell Congress to Support Tax Breaks for Military Families! ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit (CTC), 16 million people, poverty, military families )

Nancy
- 5 hours ago - action.momsrising.org
Unless Congress acts soon, key provisions of the EITC and CTC will expire at the end of 2017, pushing nearly 16 million peopleâEUR"including 8 million childrenâEUR"into or deeper into poverty.
Tell the Senate to Vote NO on the Fast Track, Monsanto's Secret Trade Deal - Make a Call!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP fast track, monsanto, dishonesty, GMO Labeling, politics )

Sabine
- 21 hours ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
SENATE VOTE IS TAKING PLACE THIS AFTERNOON: We need your help TODAY to stop the Fast Track on Monsanto's secret trade deal. The Senate is expected to vote this afternoon! Last week, a 65 to 33 cloture vote in the Senate ended debate on the TPP Fast Track
20 Years of Data Reveals That Congress Doesn't Care What You Think.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, ethics, money, money talks, power = money )

Dave
- 1 day ago - upworthy.com
A scientific study to show that $$$ controls the country, especially Congress.....watch the video if you have 6 minutes
Dickipedia: Mitch McConnell
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Mitch McConnell, republicans, congress, ethics, media, humour )

Lynn
- 11 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Dickipedia is "The HuffPost Show"'s comprehensive wiki of dicks. Addison Mitchell "Mitch" McConnell Jr. is a lawyer, a senior U.S. Senator from Kentucky, the new Senate majority leader and a dick. VIDEO and humour
TAKE ACTION: Tell the GOP Presidential Candidates: Draw the Line With Your Pandering
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gop, Gun Ownership, Larry Pratt, Radical Right )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - site.pfaw.org
Gun Owners of America and its executive director Larry Pratt deal in dangerous conspiracy theories and violent rhetoric. Appealing to far-right base voters is one thing, but these are dangerous radicals.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, congress, senate, Wall Street Lobbyist )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Judge Says No to Fracking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Judge says no to fracking )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
N. Carolina says no and Texas says yes.
CA Attorney General Harris: Secure Justice for Yuvette Henderson and Appoint a Special Prosecutor | ColorOfChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Anti Police Terror Project, petition, CA Attorney General, Kamala Harris, police killing, Yuvette Henderson, Alameda )

Kathryn
- 21 hours ago - iam.colorofchange.org
Anti Police-Terror Project are calling on CA Attorney General Kamala Harris to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the police killing of Yuvette Henderson. Will you join them to help? Why was a mother shot with assault weapons in a Home Depot?
Texas Ban on Fracking Bans Criticized
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas bans fracking legislation )

Michael
- 1 day ago - oilgasdaily.com
Dear citizen, be afraid, be very afraid...
Latest Guilty Pleas Prove Big Bank Criminality 'Rampant,' But Jail Time Non-Existent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Banksters )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
In announcing settlement, Attorney General Loretta Lynch calls the crimes 'a brazen display of collusion' that caused 'pervasive harm'
Get Ready: Protesters Vow to 'Flood the System' for Climate and Planetary Justice
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: With what do you replace capitalism? )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Rising Tide North America calls for mass actions this fall 'to shut down the economic and political systems threatening our survival'
As States Ready Disaster Plans, Feds Urge Them To Consider Climate Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate Change, Hurricane Season, Disaster Plans, Preparedness, Federal, State, Governments )

Brian
- 1 day ago - npr.org
The Atlantic hurricane season starts next month...a time when coastal states have their disaster plans at the ready. Now, the federal government wants states to consider the potential effects of climate change in those blueprints.
Witness: Branded a Troublemaker âEUR" RuthâEUR(TM)s Story
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ruth Riviera (not her real name) )

Michael
- 1 day ago - hrw.org
During her nine years in the Army, she had been raped twice by fellow officers and twice groped and harassed in such a manner that she felt her dignity had been severely undermined.
Gift to Multi-National Corporations as Senate Pushes Fast Track Forward
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate pushes TPP )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
A final vote on Fast Track trade authority could come as soon as Thursday afternoon
Tech Companies Across USA Oppose TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, jobs, TPP, trade, outsourcing, unemployment, cover-up, economy, dishonesty, ethics, government, propaganda, lies, media, usa, SupremeCourt )

Angelus
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
America is losing the ability to manufacture and dumbing down its workforce by outsourcing. Plus, many Americans are being denied great jobs as they are sent out to help foreign governments prosper
Has the USA Been Experiencing a Worse Economy Than the Great Depression?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, poverty, jobs, wages, corruption, cover-up, ethics, dishonesty, economy, congress, lies, media, politics, propaganda, usa, socialsecurity, healthcare, healthcare, housing )

Angelus
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
Yes- it is much longer and began shortly after NAFTA was passed but is very cleverly masked by' safety net ' programs; instead of long food lines, people have EBT cards to hide food subsidies.
What You Need to Know About Avian Flu
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Avian Flu )

Michael
- 22 hours ago - blog.farmsanctuary.org
Three states âEUR" Minnesota, Wisconsin and now IowaâEUR" have proclaimed a state of emergency, with millions of commercial birds believed to be infected by avian influenza.
   

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