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US Politics & Gov't

Doug Jones Declared Winner of Alabama Senate Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, elections, Democrats )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
A story this good needs multiple submissions!
Tell Congress No Citizens United 2.0 in the Tax Bill - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Johnson Amendment, churches, charities, Citizens United, electoral activity )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - action.citizen.org
Their proposal would repeal the Johnson Amendment, permitting churches and charities to engage in electoral activity âEUR" unleashing a flood of new taxpayer subsidized secret political spending into our elections.
Trump Wins...As Liar of the Year, According to PolitiFact!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics, republicans, news )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The almost man is creating one heck of a legacy for his so special self!
BREAK OUT THE CHAMPAGNE - DOUG JONES WINS!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senatorial elections, Deep South, Democrats, victories )

Freya
- 1 day ago - msn.com
This is the first time in 25 years a Democrat has been elected Senator in Alabama.
Sign to Demand the Senate Swear in Doug Jones Immediately
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politicians, Senators, elections, candidates, Doug Jones, Alabama, petitions )

Freya
- 15 hours ago - act.endcitizensunited.org
Mitch McConnell refuses to immediately swear in Doug Jones to the U.S. Senate. Why? Because swearing in Doug could slay the Republican Tax Bill.
Brain Drain! Brain Drain!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, ethics, lies, propaganda, republicans, news, dishonesty )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
This is HARDLY how we "Make America Great Again," jackass!
Franken to Be Replaced By Lt. Governor, a Democrat.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, democrats, government )

Mitchell
- 13 hours ago - npr.org
Minnesota's governor is a Democrat, so his appointee is, as well.
TAKE ACTION: TIME TO INVESTIGATE TRUMP FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, sexual assault, congress )

Dogan
- 8 hours ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
These women deserve justice. Congress must investigate all accusations of sexual abuse against Trump. Can you sign the petition?
Do Not Cut $25 Billion From Medicare! - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare, Congress, tax cuts, automatic medicare cuts )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - action.aarp.org
If Congress does not act before December 31, Medicare could be cut by $25 billion. The House and the Senate are debating a tax bill that would raise the deficit and trigger automatic Medicare cuts but it is not too late to stand up for Medicare.
Lawsuit Launched Against Trump EPA for Approving Fracking Waste Dumping Into Gulf of Mexico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, lawsuit, fracking waste, dumping, golf of Mexico, Center for Biologicalration Diversity, Trump administration, americans, government, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The Center for Biological Diversity filed on Thursday a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for allowing oil companies to dump waste from fracking and drilling into the Gulf of Mexico without evaluating the dangers
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations Against Federal Officials, Starting With Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, sexual harassment, Donald Trump, investigation )

Dogan
- 6 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell congressional leaders: Create an independent bipartisan commission to investigate sexual harassment and assault by federal officials, including Donald Trump.
Tell Congress: No Citizens United 2.0
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bills, taxes, Separation of Church and State, religion, Constitutional rights, petitions )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - action.citizen.org
Congressional Republicans are trying to use the tax bill to sneak in a measure that would be the most radical and destructive re-write of campaign finance rules since Citizens United.
Winners and Losers From the Alabama Special Election
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Deep South, elections, candidates, Democrats )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - msn.com
This is a stunning result - no matter what preceded it. Before Tuesday, a Democrat had not won a U.S. Senate seat in Alabama in nearly three decades.
The FCC Is About to Create An 'Internet for the Elite'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Internet freedom, usa, republicans, democrats, americans, FCC, government, ethics, politics, business, corporations, news )

Frank
- 2 hours ago - cnn.com
On December 14, the Federal Communications Commission FCC is set to vote to roll back the rules that uphold net neutrality the principle that internet service providers (ISPs) must allow equal access to web content, regardless of the source.
   

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