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US Politics & Gov't

Nation That Says It Can't Afford Medicare for All Has Spent $5.6 Trillion on War Since 9/11
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, crime, usa, war, terrorism, troops, propaganda, lies, iraq, government, economy, dishonesty, healthcare, military, Medicare, war on terror )

Ricardo
- 11 hours ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
Because, as new study notes, wars force the question: "What we might have done differently with the money spent?" "From the civilians harmed and displaced by violence, to the soldiers killed and wounded, to the children who play years later on...
Sign the Petition re: $72,781,300,000 for the 1%
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, tax breaks, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
The House passed this bill, so lean on your Senators to block it. We The People can still win!
Stop All of Trump's Judicial Appointments Until the Russia Investigation Is Complete
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, Russian meddling, investigations, scandals, petitions )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - dailykos.com
Robert Mueller handed down indictments for key Trump aides in the investigation into Russia interfering with the 2016 election. Trump's campaign manager faces 12 charges, including conspiracy against the United States, and more indictments are coming.
Tell Democrats: Use Your Leverage to Block Trump Attacks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, bills, spending, Dreamers, taxes, health care, ACA, Obamacare )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
This December, Democrats have all the leverage. They better use it. Congress passed a 3 month stopgap funding measure that expires in December. Because of right-wing House members, Republicans cannot pass government funding bills without Democrat help.
The Trump Family Made Millions From Drug Cartels and the Russian Mafia in Panama City: Report
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, organized crime, Trump family, street drugs, Colombia, foreign relations )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - alternet.org
Robert Mueller has some new material to work with as he continues his investigation of the Trump administration's ties to Russia.
Poll Results - 11/17/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: blog news, poll )

TomCat
- 16 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Denounce Transphobic Minnesota Lawmaker
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: LGBTQ, homophobia, transphobia, prejudice, bigotry, petitions )

Freya
- 21 hours ago - go.fightforequality.org
Minnesota lawmaker Mary Franson just attacked the newest LGBT member of the Minneapolis city council. Sign our petition right away to denounce her vile transphobic slurs.
Petition - Tell the Trump Administration: Ethically Compromised Wilbur Ross Has to Go
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wilbur Ross, Trump administration, ethical politics, hidden investments, ties to Russia, lobbyism, Paradise Papers, dishonesty, misuse of power, loopholes, conflict of interest, dirty politics, Prevention of Abuse )

Kalliope
- 22 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Trump Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross reportedly misled the American people about his investments and appears to have used his position to line his own pockets.1 It's time for him to go. Wilbur Ross's hidden investments were one of the biggest...
TAKE ACTION: Tell Your Republican Senator to Vote No on Tax Giveaways for the Wealthy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, congress, senator, tax scam, americans )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Sign and send a petition: Tell your Republican senator you wonâEUR(TM)t stand for a tax scam that would raise taxes and health care costs for middle class Americans while the top 1% gets a tax break.
After Admitting to Secretly Experimenting on Troops, Army Refusing to Provide Them Medical Care
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, military, politics, terrorism, troops, usa, war, Army, lab rats, medical care, secret experiments, LSD, lethal nerve gases, veterans )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
After being exposed for conducting horrifying experiments on troops, the Army is now refusing to treat the health problems caused by their mad science. In a testament to how the US government views its military service men and women, for decades...
This Could Be Your Last Chance to Stop ISPs From Messing Up Your Internet - Take Action!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, usa, dishonesty, FCC, net neutrality, congress, calls, activists, internet, freedom of speech, ISPĀ“s, censorship )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - battleforthenet.com
The FCC is about to announce a vote to slash net neutrality rules, allowing ISPs like Verizon to block apps, slow websites, and charge fees to control what you see & do online. Once they announce the vote, it's hard to stop. But if we flood them...
That Time Roy Moore Refused to Convict a Child Molester Who Abused a 4-Year-Old
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, voting, elections, child molestation )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The Alabama Republican has made no secret of his views on sexual assault.
Email Your Members of Congress to Protect Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, indictments, scandals, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.pfaw.org
Bills have been introduced in the House and Senate that would take away Trump's ability to have Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller fired. The investigation heated up with the indictments of Manafort and Gates and the guilty plea of George Papadopoulos.
No $72,781,300,000 for The 1% - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax cuts, super rich bankroll, middle class shaft, cost burden on the poor )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
The Republican tax plan would give trillions of dollars in tax giveaways to corporations and the top 1% by cutting trillions from Medicare, Medicaid, and other vital programs.
Petition - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: Take a Stand Now Against Roy Moore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Roy Moore, sexual assault, alabama, sexual harassment, misuse of power, protection of victims, accountability, Justice for victims, responsible behaviour, consequences )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Last week, The Washington Post published a blockbuster investigative piece alleging that Roy Moore, the bigoted, right-wing extremist Republican candidate for Senate in Alabama, sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl while he was in his 30s and preyed...
   

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