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US Politics & Gov't

Recounted Out
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, recount )

TomCat
- 6 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Stop the Medicare Deep Freeze - PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare attack, Australia, turnbull POS government )

Animae
- 1 day ago - getup.org.au
The turnbull govt is attacking Medicare again!!! PLEASE SIGN!
Open Thread - 12/4/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 6 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.
Trump Team Says He Supports Construction of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, lies, politics, republicans, propaganda, President Elect Donald Trump, DAPL, Energy Transfer Partners, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Oceti Sakowin, The Great Sioux Nation, supporters, Veterans for Peace )

Rosemary
- 1 day ago - pbs.org
WASHINGTON âEUR" President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not the billionaire businessmanâEUR(TM)s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline ...
Trump Speaks To Taiwan's President, Reversing Decades Of U.S. Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: orange menace, trump, radical, Taiwan, China, U.S. policy )

Laura
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
For the LOVE of the WORLD, PLEASE read and SHARE!!!!
SIGN NOW! Tell Twitter to Suspend Donald Trump!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SOCIAL MEDIA, DONALD TRUMP, TWITTER ACCOUNT, ethics, usa, propaganda, politics )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Donald Trump has crossed a line by attacking people on Twitter based on their race, religion, gender and more.
"Narcissist -In-Chief"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, republicans, abuse, politics )

Mitchell
- 9 hours ago - alternet.org
A look at the psychopathology that runs the president-elect! See first comment, please.
Standing Rock: US Denies Key Permit for Dakota Access Pipeline, a Win for Tribe
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dakota Access pipeline, North Dakota, Native Americans, Water )

Judy
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
Army Corps of Engineers will not grant the permit for the Dakota Access pipeline to drill under the Missouri river, handing a major win to environmental activists
Stop Republicans in Congress From Gutting Medicare.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, dishonesty, government, healthcare, republicans, americans )

Beryl
- 13 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
republicans in Congress, led by House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, are making plans right now to privatize Medicare and hand it over to greedy insurance companies.1
Pledge to Defend the 1st Amendment During Trump's Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Trump, U.S. Constitution, free speech, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - signherenow.org
On January 20, Donald J. Trump will take the oath of office and swear to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. Of special concern are his threats directed at journalists and arbitrary limitations on media access and comments.
Donald Trump Just Hired a Current Theranos Board Member to Run the Pentagon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Secretary of Defense, Trump cabinet, James Mattis, Theranos )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
General Mattis is still associated with the quack medical company. So much for "extreme vetting."
Trump's Big Con: Watch His Supporters Become Disillusioned as He Can't Deliver on the Miracles He Promised
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Carrier, lies, promises, employment, labor, jobs, President Trump )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The Carrier con is just the start. Voters are about to learn they've been hoodwinked.
Fix the Electoral College PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: electoral college, popular vote, reform, demand progress )

Karina
- 9 hours ago - act.demandprogress.org
We believe every vote should count equally, regardless of where you live in the United States; EVERY vote in EVERY state should matter in EVERY presidential election. Please sign, thanks!
At Least 2,000 Veterans Arrive at Standing Rock to Protest Dakota Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, military, politics, terrorism, Veterans for Peace, Standing Rock Oceti Sakowin Camp, solidarity, protection, water protectors, Sacred Land, Sacred Sites )

Rosemary
- 1 hour ago - abcnews.go.com
At least 2,000 U.S. military veterans have arrived at Standing Rock amid frigid cold to help battle against the Dakota Access oil pipeline. The vets, led by Wesley Clark Jr., son of retired general and former presidential candidate Wesley Clark ...
House Democrats Missed Opportunity
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: coastal Elites, Democrats, missed opportunity, Tim Ryan, Nancy Pelosi )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - washingtonexaminer.com
Democrats control only 14 state Senate and 16 state house chambers in the whole country. That is roughly just 30 percent of state legislative chambers. All voices are needed at the table, not just the coastal Elites. Democrats must adapt to survive.
Standing Rock Protestors Celebrate as Dakota Pipeline Easement Denied
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GoodNews, DAPL, Dakota Access Pipeline, Federal officials, Department of Army, construction, permits, denied, Missouri River, Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave )

Rosemary
- 23 minutes ago - rollingstone.com
In a decision celebrated by the thousands of protestors gathered at the Standing Rock site, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Sunday that they would not grant an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline and would instead "explore alternate routes
A Cabinet Position for Petraeus; Disciplinary Actions for Broadwell After Affair
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Claire McCaskill, Hillary Clinton, Lindsey Graham, Donald Trump, John McCain, Chris Coons, Jack Reed, Pentagon )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
While former CIA Director David Petraeus is interviewing for a top job in the Trump administration, the woman he had an affair with is facing possible disciplinary actions from the Army.
Cornel West on Donald Trump: This Is What Neo-Fascism Looks Like
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, ethics, government, lies, economy )

Cheryl A.
- 14 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
"Cornel West, Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. During the Democratic primary he endorsed Bernie Sanders. After Hillary Clinton won the nomination West made headlines when he endorsed Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein."
Little-Known Gov. Bank Gave $34 Billion to Overseas Fossil Fuel Projects Under Obama's Tenure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: OPIC )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - therealnews.com
Boeing, General Electric, and Exxon Mobil among the beneficiaries, says researcher Susanne Rust
   

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