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US Politics & Gov't

McConnell's Plan to Shut Down Obama (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, elections, ethics, dishonesty, Obama, obstructionism, government shutdown, corruption, government, politics, propaganda, republicans, news )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - politico.com
Mitch McConnell has a game plan to confront President Barack Obama with a stark choice next year: Accept bills reining in the administration's policies or veto them and risk a government shutdown.
Police Cameras Are Important, But They're Useless Without Policies to Ensure They're Used Properly
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lies, ethics, cover-up, corruption, abuse, media, politics, dishonesty, freedoms, propaganda )

Wild
- 13 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
There's no question that, had the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department mandated that its officers wear body cameras, use dashboard cameras or both, there would be far fewer mysteries about the events leading up to the shooting of Michael Brown. The department
Obama Denounces Killing of Journalist James Foley and Pledges 'Justice'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, iraq, military, war, usa, obama, politics, media )

Wild
- 14 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
President Obama said Wednesday that the United States "will be vigilant and we will be relentless" against Islamic State militants and would "do what's necessary to see that justice is done" following the videotaped execution of an American journalist.
Crafting a Strategy For Deterring Putin (or a Crafty Strategy for Detouring the World Into More Chaos and Suffering)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Russia, Ukraine, MIC, ethics, corruption, abuse, military, lies, war, usa, propaganda, politics, media, iraq, dishonesty, economy )

Wild
- 14 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The Aspen discussion mirrored the official debate taking place in Washington. The balance of Republicans and Democrats was roughly equal, and the conclusions were somewhat more hawkish than Obama administration policy. But, like the White House, the group
The Jihadist Militant Group Kills US Journalist James Foley
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, terrorism, military, politics )

Olga
- 18 hours ago - bbc.com
James Foley was drawn to the drama of the conflict in Syria and trying to expose untold stories. "He gave his life trying to expose the world to the suffering of the Syrian people." Foley´s mother said.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Turns Himself in for Grand Jury Indictment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, elections, government, crime, politics )

Nils Ande
- 19 hours ago - rt.com
Texas Gov. Rick Perry turned himself in to local law enforcement on Tuesday, where he was booked and had his mug shot taken following a grand jury indictment accusing him of abusing power while in office.
Who Gets Dinged If Russia Bans Car Imports?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, war, usa, lies, media, military, news, politics )

Nils Ande
- 1 day ago - marketwatch.com
A traffic jam in Moscow. We're not there yet. So far, Russia has gone no further than slapping a ban on U.S. and EU food imports. But President Vladimir Putin has said restricting car imports remains an option.
   

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