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US Politics & Gov't

Liz Slams DeVos
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse of power, Elizabeth Warren, education, Republican Reich, video )

- 4 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Open Thread - 5/23/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 4 hours ago -
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.
Flynn Will Take the Fifth!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, cover-up, corruption, ethics, elections, republicans, abuse, congress, dishonesty )

- 1 day ago -
Flynn continues to exude the smell of guilt!
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, presidents, americans, democracy )

- 1 day ago -
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation Only a fully independent inquiry can resolve the crisis and avert lasting damage to our American democracy.
Trump, the Oxymoron!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, corruption, cover-up, Trump, crime, propaganda, lies, republicans, abuse, news )

- 1 day ago -
Ethics Waivers, and Trump? Ethics, and Trump? I said "Ethics, and Trump?" Fuhget Aboud It!
North Carolina's Racism Shot Down Again!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, elections, corruption, crime, ethics, dishonesty )

- 1 day ago -
N. Carolina's state legislature needs some changing of the guard. See first comment, please!
Bill Introduced Allowing Cancellation Of Over $1 Trillion In Student Debt Through Bankruptcy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
Courtesy of Sov Man's Simon Black, here are several of the most bizarre legal anecdotes to take place in the US and around the globe over the past week, staring with a bill currently making its way through Congress, which is seeking to wipe out over $1 tr
MSNBC: Keep Lawrence O'Donnell on the Air --- Please Sign Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, Lawrence O'Donnell, The Last Word, MSNBC )

- 7 hours ago -
MSNBC executives plan to cancel Lawrence O'Donnell highly-rated prime time television show "The Last Word" after his contract expires on June 4th.
Pithy Progressive #2
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Progressives, Nevada, Senator )

- 6 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. Another candidate running as a strong progressive who has some great ideas.
Paul Krugman: Republicans Are Stripping Our Freedoms One By One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: liberty, right-wingers, conservatives, oligarchy, plutocracy, austerity, public assistance, human rights, civil rights, greed )

- 3 hours ago -
Americans are creeping along the road to serfdom, yoked to corporate employers.
Trump Budget Would Hit These States the Hardest
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

- 1 hour ago -
Though these cuts are popular among Republican lawmakers, they affect programs that are actually more commonly used in Republican-leaning states than in Democratic ones.
SCOTUS Ruling on North Carolina's Illegal Political Maps Exposes GOP's Extreme Partisan Gerrymandering Based on Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gerrymandering, Supreme Court, injustice, voter suppression, racism )

- 4 hours ago -
The Supreme Court's ruling Monday that NC Republicans had illegally segregated voters by race to create two U.S. House seats is a snapshot into the Republican dynamics of power-hungry partisanship and institutional racism.
Huge Increase in Anti-Trump Protest: 5 Signs Resistance Is Growing Stronger
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: protests, resistance, demonstrations, Trump regime, activism )

- 4 hours ago -
April showed a huge increase in nonviolent protest activity across the U.S.
Watch Lawmakers Claim The State Owns Your Children
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, Texas, foster care system, children, thereĀ“s something seriously wrong with , really )

- 1 hour ago -
Legislators in Texas have been working toward passing a host of laws to reform the stateâEUR(TM)s Child Protective Services agency. New legislation has been crafted to improve the agency which has seen multiple dilemmas resulting in detrimental safety...
Trump's Immoral Budget Is DOA in Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump's budget, budget immoral, budget DOA, DOA in Congress )

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This is an opinion piece. Read and decide for yourself. President Trump's budget proposal is an affront to decency, economics and, at a basic level, math. It is full of both broken and false promises.

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