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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 2/20/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 3 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 4 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Big Win in PA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: courts, election theft, gerrymandering, video )

- 3 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Millions of Americans Are Among the Poorest People in the World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: poverty in America, world poverty, no opportunity, needy Americans )

- 11 hours ago -
While third-world villagers may not have the opportunities available in the U.S. those very opportunities are becoming less and less available to the neediest Americans. People in power will not do anything about it.
MomsRising.Org | TAKE ACTION NOW to Protect SNAP and Medicaid!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, medicaid, congress, Trump, healthcare, income inequality )

- 1 day ago -
Right on the heels of passing the largest, most unpopular tax scam in decades, Republicans are now pivoting to take away health care, nutrition assistance, and affordable housing that we, and our economy, desperately need.
MomsRising.Org | Can FMLA Be Improved? You Bet Jurassican! Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FMLA, congress, Americans, Republicans, family )

- 1 day ago -
Our UNPAID national family and medical leave laws are stuck in 1993 and haven't evolved to meet the needs of contemporary working
MomsRising.Org | Tell Congress: Protect Our Health Care and Nutrition Programs!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP Program, health care, nutrition, Poverty & Social Inequality, children, disabled )

- 1 day ago -
40.6 million people currently live in poverty and many of them depend on assistance programs like Medicaid and SNAP in order to make ends meet. Without these life-saving programs, moms, children, and families will suffer.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Petition: Save PBS & NPR From Total Elimination.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, fox news, fake news )

- 18 hours ago -
This has been a right-wing wish-list for decades. But in the era of Fox News, fake news and Donald Trump, we need public radio and television now more than ever.
Trump Accuser Rachel Crooks Calls the President's Bluff in Spectacular Fashion @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, government, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, media, war, women, violence, rights, media )

- 3 hours ago -
Not only does she refuse to be silenced,she's also running for office.Rachel Crooks is running for a state house seat in Ohio after coming forward with accusations that President Donald Trump once accosted her while she was waiting for an elevator in T
Ex-Trump Aide Rick Gates to Testify Against Paul Manafort -NY Daily News
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, money laundering, Rick Gates, Paul Manafort, Russian meddling, corruption, crime )

- 1 day ago -
A former top campaign aide to President Trump is expected to plead guilty to fraud charges and testify against Paul Manafort, the ex-campaign chairman, according to a report.
I Don't Know You
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, politics, immigration, crime, immigration fraud, vawa fraud, Green Card Marriage Scam )

- 1 day ago -
Natachia Barlow, Immigration fraud, vawa fraud, Karl Gaffney White fraud abuse, immigration manipulation, gaslighting
6 Reasons Your Right-Wing Friend IsnâEUR(TM)t Coming To Your Side On Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, nra, government, freedoms, politics )

- 7 hours ago -
There are several reasons Second Amendment advocates arenâEUR(TM)t running to your side of the argument, and it might not be the ones you think.
Trump's Infrastructure Plan Is Great, Unless You Want Actually Functioning Infrastructure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: roads, bridges, energy, railroads, repairs, improvements, greed, corruption )

- 3 hours ago -
The plan's private partnership model will pour public funds into corporate coffers.
Join the Fight: Don't Let Trump Get Away With Highway Robbery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: infrastructure, USA, government, environment, protection, americans )

- 1 hour ago -
Our infrastructure much of it built in the 1950's and 60's is getting old. Roads are riddled with potholes and bridges are crumbling. Water systems are failing to deliver safe drinking water. Our electric grids are becoming less reliable and
SCOTUS Protects California's Ten Day Waiting Period for Gun Ownership
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, propaganda, republicans, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 35 minutes ago -
California, and common sense, have a big victory! Please see first comment.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Africans, Aids, Bio-weapons in Africa, Black people, Blasphemes, Book of Genesis, Christianity, Confession, Ebola, Gun Violence, Holy Spirit, Islam, John the Baptist, Mourning, The Bible, The US government )

- 1 day ago -
Religion, whether Christianity or Islam, rapidly started declining in America, after the 11 September 2001 atrocity, escalating the rate of crime and Gun violence in the United States of America.
Millions of Americans Are Among the Poorest People in the World @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, safety, rights, culture, ethics, environment, health, education, society, violence, economy, propaganda, media )

- 4 hours ago -
People in power won't do anything about it. In 2015 it was reported that up to 50 million American adults had negative wealth and thus numbered among the poorest 10 percent of the world's adults.
Demand Congress Strengthen the Office of Government Ethics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, corruption, government money, greed, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
In the first year of Trump's presidency, five Cabinet secretaries have been investigated for improper use of taxpayer money.
Trump's Infrastructure Plan Is a Scam, and a Pipe Dream
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: roads, bridges, railroads, energy, government spending )

- 3 hours ago -
Trump's proposal is not a serious plan to repair our crumbling infrastructure.
OPERATION GLADIO C: Government-Sponsored Domestic Terrorism Targets American Public Schools
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, military, propaganda, lies, media, politics, government, cover-up, ethics, crime, terrorism, usa, operation Gladio, domestic events, american schools, forcing arms ban so only govt can own gu, MK Ultra, false flag o )

- 50 minutes ago -
How the CIAâEUR(TM)s MKUltra Mind Control Program Creates âEUR~Mass ShootersâEUR(TM) and Turns âEUR~Lone GunmenâEUR(TM) Into Patsies. The United States of America has been under relentless terror attacks by foreign and domestic agents of the New World Order globalist....
The American Psyop: Provocations Sold as Peace
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, terrorism, troops, military, politics, propaganda, lies, government, ethics, crime, dishonesty, freedoms, psyops, invasions and aggression, genocide, where to invade next, provocations, hypocrisy )

- 41 minutes ago -
Welcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (2/19/18). Whether we are hearing the same old lies on repeat, as the US government yet again.....

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