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US Politics & Gov't

Mayors: #DontGiveIn to Trump. Expand Sanctuary.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, immigrants, sanctuary, ethics, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
STAND WITH IMMIGRANTS: The ICE raids have started. Trump is ripping families apart. There is no "wait and see."
Japan's Interpreters Struggle to Make Sense of 'Trumpese'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: translation, Japanese, 'Trumpese', challenge, disjointed, illogical )

- 1 day ago -
Interpreters have a nightmarish experience translating his disjointed speeches. "many of Donald Trump's remarks are so illogical that interpreters often joke they would end up sounding stupid if they translated his words as they are."
Petition - No More Guns in Schools
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, shootings, armed people, danger, Gun Abuse, responsible governing )

- 14 hours ago -
Do not allow more guns in Virginia schools. Firearms may be allowed to be carried by "school security officers" inside Virginia schools, if a new bill passes.
Not My PresidentâEUR(TM)s Day: Thousands Protest at Anti-Trump Rallies Across U.S.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: activists, americans, protest )

- 1 day ago -
From coast to coast, thousands of people across the U.S. have spent their President's Day holiday weekend attending rallies sparked by Donald Trumps anti-immigration policies.
White House Confirms Donald Trump Sacked Advisor After He Disagreed With His Latino Policies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: truth suppression, americans, politics )

- 1 day ago -
If you do not support the President agenda then you should not have a job in the White House, says spokesperson.
Personal Update - 2/21/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

- 3 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend. My only article today.
Tell the Trump Administration to Stop Eliminating Environmental Protections and Enforcement Measures!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, pesticide lobbyist, Environmental Protection Agency )

- 1 day ago -
Dear Mr. President, I call on you to cancel plans to close the Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance. This office of the Environmental Protection Agency serves a vital function in enforcing environmental laws and maintaining compliance
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, lies, military, politics, propaganda, republicans, trump, racism, white supremacy, Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier, dehumanization, Water Protectors, Standing Rock Siou )

- 1 day ago -
North Dakota is the keeper of the runner up title for state with most hate crimes and has held that title since 2012 according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Well âEUR" except for 2013 when North Dakota won the title and wore the crown ..cont..
Tell the Media: Skip TrumpâEUR(TM)s White House CorrespondentsâEUR(TM) Dinner
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, White House Correspondent )

- 1 day ago -
The petition to major media outlets reads: Donald Trump has declared war on journalism, a free press, and the truth. Do not normalize his presidency and elevate his dangerous and unconstitutional actions by attending...
'Dark Forces' Are Coming for Your Organic Food
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Freedom Caucus - freedom from what??? )

- 22 hours ago -
The Freedom Caucus is a rowdy band of GOP US House members most famous for triggering government shutdowns, pushing to repeal the Affordable Care Act & driving former GOP Speaker John Boehner from his post on the theory he wasn't conservative enough.
Cost of Trump Family Security Vexes New York and Florida Officials
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 11 hours ago -
It costs $500,000 per day for nearly 200 police officers to protect Trump Tower which serves as the home of the first lady, Melania Trump, and their son, Barron. The estimated the cost could rise to as much as $183m annually.
Getting Rid Of Trump, Easy: Neither Impeachment Nor 25th Amendment Required
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, abuse )

- 6 hours ago -
It is very simple to have Trump remove himself from the presidency. It requires neither impeachment nor a finding of incapacity by the cabinet. Indeed, it takes only one house of Congress, (perhaps only one committee?). Subpoena his taxes.
Resistance Report: More Than 1 Million Sign White House Petition for TrumpâEUR(TM)s Tax Returns, Breaking Record
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GoodNews, republicans, Trump resistance )

- 4 hours ago -
Our voices protesting Trump are being heard! Keep on fighting this lying idiot who is trying to destroy our nation in the name of greed for himself and the rest of the 1%.
This Is Not Just Trump. This Is Who the Republicans Are.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anarchism, republicans, corruption )

- 1 day ago -
Its not just Trump, Republicans as a party are using Trump to engage in a general assault on protections from corruption, pollution, corporate fraud and financial scams.
Amid Russia Scrutiny, Trump Associates Received Informal Ukraine Policy Proposal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, republicans )

- 1 day ago -
Trump personal lawyer and a former business associate met privately in New York City last month with a member of the Ukrainian parliament to discuss a peace plan for that country that could give Russia long-term control over territory it seized in 2014.
Oroville Dam: A Wake-Up Call for America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Oro Dam )

- 1 day ago -
America's bridges, dams, highways, mass transit systems, drinking water supplies, sewers, levees, ports and other vital public support systems face similar challenges and pose similar risks
Major Victory for California Cities Vs. Monsanto Over PCB Contamination
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Monsanto )

- 1 day ago -
In recent years, eight West Coast cities, the Port of Portland as well as Washington state have taken legal action against Monsanto to recover PCB cleanup costs.
7 Key Signs That Donald Trump Knows Nothing About Economics: His Vaunted Expertise, Like Most of What He Says, Is BS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

- 9 hours ago -
From "zero GDP" to '42 percent unemployment,' Trump's economic claims suggest profound and dangerous ignorance.
Do These 10 Things, And Trump Will Be Toast
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 6 hours ago -
Friends, I welcome you to The Michael Moore Easy to Follow 10 Point Plan to Stop Trump.
The Government Science of Preventing Whistleblowers From Speaking Out
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, cover-up, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military, obama, politics, propaganda, terrorism, SupremeCourt, whistleblowers, truth suppression, rogue assassins agents, targeting the messenger )

- 23 hours ago -
John F. Kennedy was outspoken against the secret government growing behind the curtains of American democracy. In his address to American publishers and the media in 1961, two years prior to his public assassination, he remarked about the nature...
Donald Trump and the Irony Curtain
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, fake news )

- 9 hours ago -
Just because people lie and distort and it is reported does not make it fake news.
Congress Contemplates Making It Illegal to Protect Consumer Privacy Online
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, politics, SupremeCourt, privacy, consumers, surveillance, spying )

- 7 minutes ago -
Cable and telephone companies are pushing Congress to make it illegal for the federal government to protect online consumer privacy. When you go online you reveal a tremendous amount of private information about yourself. What you browse, what you...

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