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US Politics & Gov't

Sign the Petition: We Need a People's Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, budget, People vs corporations )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
The budgets supported by President Trump and Republicans are a full frontal attack on everything Americans hold dear. And they propose these atrocities every year.
Open Thread âEUR" 3/29/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 8 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 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.
Senate Democrats: Block TrumpâEUR(TM)s Attacks on Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, Donald Trump, immigrant, usa, u.s., congress )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Senate Democrats: Block funding for TrumpâEUR(TM)s attacks on immigrants. "Block funding for TrumpâEUR(TM)s attacks on immigrants, including his deportation force and his border wall. "
Add Your Name: Demand That Trump Back Up Unlawful Voting Claims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, Donald Trump )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Trump's allegations could undermine voters' faith in the fairness of our elections or nudge overzealous lawmakers toward creating more unnecessary voting restrictions that could disenfranchise eligible voters
Tell Your Senators: Postpone Neil Gorsuch's Confirmation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Neil Gorsuch, SupremeCourt, supremecourt, u.s., usa )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Sign and send a letter to your senators: Postpone the hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch until there's been a complete, independent investigation of the Trump-Russian scandal.
VIDEO: Richard Gere on Segregation in Hebron: It's Exactly Like the Old South
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: middle-east, palestine, israel, Hebron, Richard Gere, Breaking the Silence, Israel, apartheid wall, racism, segregation-zionism, violence, settlementsnews, media, americans, usa, u.s., occupied Palestine, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east )

Jess
- 1 day ago - arabamerica.com
Its exactly what the Old South was in America. Blacks knew where they could go: they could drink from that fountain, they couldnt go over there, they couldnt eat in that place, the American actor tells
Devin Nunes Is Dangerous
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, obstruction of justice, cover-up )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - nytimes.com
Representative Devin Nunes obviously fancies himself Jason Bourne. To sneak onto the White House grounds for that rendezvous with an unnamed source last week, he switched cars and ditched aides, vanishing into the night.
Sean Spicer Kiss of Death: Phenomenal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, incompetence to govern, corruption )

Rob
- 9 hours ago - politico.com
The White House press secretary has a curious habit of deploying the adjective.
As Jared Kushner Ascends White House Ladder, Senate Russia Inquiry Adds Scrutiny
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jared Kushner, US politics, Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump, Trump administration, Russia )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Kushner's power seems to be expanding, but his exact role is not really known. Kushner is thought to be behind the sudden sacking of the loyal Chris Christie as head of Trump's transition team.
Trump Administration Sought to Block Sally Yates From Testifying to Congress on Russia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obstruction of justice, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
The Trump administration sought to block former acting attorney general Sally Yates from testifying to Congress in the House investigation of links between Russian officials and Donald Trumps presidential campaign.
Kochs Bankroll Move to Rewrite the Constitution
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: koch corporatocracy, government, destruction )

Rob
- 1 day ago - billmoyers.com
A constitutional convention, something thought impossible not long ago, is looking increasingly likely.
Pass the No Taxpayer Revenue Used to Monetize the Presidency (NO TRUMP) Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, greed, corruption, hotels, taxpayers' money, law, ethics )

Kathleen
- 5 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
"This bill would block the spending of taxpayers' dollars on hotels or restaurants owned by the president or his family. Forcing taxpayers to pay for fancy rooms and food at his hotels is blatantly corrupt."
Out Of Control: Half Of All Americans Are Already In FBIâEUR(TM)s Facial Recognition Database
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military, politics, SupremeCourt, terrorism, databases, FBI, biometrics, unauthorized data mining, secrecy, totalitarian nightmare, 24/7 surveil )

Ricardo
- 4 hours ago - technocracy.news
Approximately half of adult AmericansâEUR(TM) photographs are stored in facial recognition databases that can be accessed by the FBI, without their knowledge or consent, in the hunt for suspected criminals. About 80% of photos in the FBIâEUR(TM)s network are...
Trumps Business Network Reached Alleged Russian Mobsters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 1 day ago - usatoday.com
President Trump and his properties have been linked to at least 10 wealthy former Soviet businessmen with alleged ties to criminal organizations and money laundering.
The Government Will Run Out of Funding in One Month and the Shutdown Talk Has Already Begun
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence to govern, republicans, congress )

Rob
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
The government has been running on a continuing resolution from the previous administration.
House Panels Russia Probe Effectively Put on Hold
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obstruction of justice, republicans, corruption )

Rob
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
The House Intelligence Committee probe of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections, including potential ties between the Trump team and the Kremlin, is effectively on hold, after its chairman said the panel would not interview more witnesses.
House Republicans Reject Bids to Obtain Trump Tax Returns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obstruction of justice, republicans, cover-up )

Rob
- 23 hours ago - reuters.com
A Republican-controlled congressional panel rejected a bid by Democrats on Tuesday to obtain President Donald Trumps tax returns.
How the Republicans Sold Your Privacy to Internet Providers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, congress, dishonesty, lies, terrorism, war, freedoms )

Cheryl A.
- 3 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
"The Senate already approved the bill, on a party-line vote, last week, which means that in the coming days President Trump will be able to sign legislation that will strike a significant blow against online privacy protection." Peace.
The Billion Dollar Spy Agency YouâEUR(TM)Ve Never Heard Of
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, military, politics, surveillance, spying, NGA, intelligence agencies )

Ricardo
- 4 hours ago - activistpost.com
While most Americans would consider the CIA, and perhaps the NSA, household names, one U.S. spy agency âEUR" whose headquarters surpasses the U.S. Capitol in size âEUR" has managed to keep to the shadows while possessing cutting edge tools of the surveillance
Noam Chomsky: Trump's Threat to Human Civilization Is More Immediate Than We Realize @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, propaganda, lies, government, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, military )

Wilde
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
The renowned political scientist discusses Republican radicalism, nuclear brinkmanship and American decline.On Tuesday,Donald Trump signed an executive order effectively dismantling the Obama administration's climate protections and policies, specifica
Hill Republicans Trying to Avert a Shutdown Need Democrats and Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, congress, politics )

Rob
- 2 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Congressional Republicans are working aggressively to craft an agreement intended to keep the government open past April 28.
   

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