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US Politics & Gov't

TAKE ACTION: Support Bipartisan Legislation to Protect the Mueller Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Special Counsel Mueller, russian connection, congress, usa, u.s., Donald Trump )

- 1 day ago -
Please support the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act âEUR" bipartisan legislation to protect Special Counsel MuellerâEUR(TM)s Russia investigation, sponsored by Senators Graham, Booker, Tillis and Coons. American democracy, the rule of law..
How The US Occupied 30% Of Syria Containing Most Of Its Oil, Water And Gas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Partition of Syria, Trump, Obama, Aimed At Iran, Control of Northeast Syria, Control of Oil, Water, And Gas.americans, corruption, crime, democrats, republicans, ethics, government, lies, media, military, news, obama, politics, usa, war )

- 1 day ago -
This article is based on an editorial by Whitney Webb. The US goal in partitioning Syria and destabilizing the government in Damascus, is occupying the oil and water rich northeast. The US aims at Iran, not Syria.
TAKE ACTION: Congress Can Still Save Net Neutrality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Donald Trump, net neutrality )

- 1 day ago -
Join us in calling on Congress to restore the free and open internet and reject PaiâEUR(TM)s plan to give corporations more control over what we do and say online.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Democrats: Fight to Repeal the Trump Tax Scam
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, tax scam, americans )

- 1 day ago -
Democrats will fail if they become the party of tweaking the Trump Tax Scam. They must draw a clear dividing line by promising to repeal the Trump Tax Scam in its entirety in the next Congress. Tell Democrats: Fight to repeal the Trump Tax Scam.
Trump: Show Us Your Tax Returns. Seriously.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, taxes, lies, political promises, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Despite promising to release his tax returns during the presidential campaign, more than a year after taking office Donald Trump still has no intent on keeping his promise.
USA: What's Been Stopping The Left?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Left Wing, Right Wing, Donald Trump, democrats, republicans, americans, candidates, economy, housing, lies, media, military, news, obama, politics, propaganda, troops, war )

- 19 hours ago -
If progressive political parties had pursued a bolder agenda in the face of widening inequality and deepening economic anxiety, perhaps the rise of right-wing, nativist political movements might have been averted.
Congress Must Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations Against Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, sexism, rape, male chauvinism, crime, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Trump has openly bragged about sexual assault on tape, and has 12 accusers who have gone on record against him. The vast majority of Americans are disgusted by Trump's actions and appalled that he has faced no inquiry or consequences for his misdeeds.
Michael Cohen's Long History of Shady and Criminal Associations @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, media, propaganda, lies, government, elections, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, ethics )

- 21 hours ago -
Long before the president's attorney paid a porn star or had his office raided by the FBI,a pattern was established.If you've seen video or images of Michael Cohen,PresDonald Trump's personal attorney,they've been in locations more opulent than tawdry!!
TAKE ACTION: Stand With Me: Repeal the Trump-GOP Tax Scam for the Rich and Corporations
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, republicans, tax cuts, wealthy elites, corporations )

- 1 day ago -
In order to invest in critical services that protect working families and older Americans, we must repeal the Trump-Republican tax cuts for the wealthy and big corporations.
Elect the President By National Popular Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: votes, ballots, voters, elections, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
An effort known as The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact is an agreement among several U.S. states and the District of Columbia to award all their respective electoral votes to whichever presidential candidate wins the overall popular vote.
Trump Moves to Cancel Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump, student loans, college, veterans, military, disabled, disability )

- 6 hours ago -
The Department of Education will partner with the Department of Veteran Affairs to identify disabled student loan borrowers who are eligible for debt forgiveness.
What You Learn From a Life Surrounded By Troublemaking, Kickass Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: planned parenthood, women's health, abortion, women, politics, books, Cecile Richards, right to choose, feminism, 2018 )

- 22 hours ago -
Why Planned Parenthoods Cecile Richards believes that now, more than ever, women are the most important political force in America. (Cecile Richards book 'Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, And Finding the Courage to Lead' is out now via Touchstone)
How the US Occupied the 30% of Syria Containing Most of Its Oil, Water and Gas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, war, terrorism, propaganda, media, military, ethics, dishonesty, government, invasions and genocide, resources, Syria, illegal occupation, sovereignty )

- 21 hours ago -
While gaining control of key resources for partitioning Syria and destabilizing the government in Damascus, the U.S.âEUR(TM) main goal in occupying the oil and water rich northeastern Syria is aimed not at Syria but at Iran. After the U.S. launched...
The Russian Mafia Ran U.S. Operations Out of a Club Partially Owned By Trump's 'Lawyer'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, corruption, crime, foreign meddling, lawyers )

- 19 hours ago -
The Trump-Russia connections keep cropping up. Now there are new details about his attorney, Michael Cohen, who just so happened to grow up in a rather exclusive NYC club that was known as the preferred meeting spot of the Russian mob in the US.
US Coast Guard Refuses to Stop Transgender People From Serving
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, America, transgender, LGBT rights, military, coast guard, Donald Trump, transgender ban, service people )

- 6 hours ago -
The US Coast Guard is "committed" to allowing trans people to serve, its leader Commandant Admiral Paul Zukunft told lawmakers on Tuesday. Donald Trump announced on Twitter last year that all trans servicepeople would be banned from the US armed forces.
Open Thread - 4/19/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 2 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.
Global Anti War Protests Against US Led Aggression In Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Global Protests, Anti War, Anti Agression, USA, UK, France, Protests in Cyprus, Turkey, Syria, UK, US, Mexico, India, americans, democrats, republicans, cover-up, dishonesty, lies, media, military, news, usa, war )

- 1 day ago -
Cypriot protesters tell NATO go home, protest US/UK Syria bombing from KNews of Cyprus. Anti-war protesters marched in the U.S., India, Mexico, Chile, Turkey, Cyprus, the U.K. and other countries.
Samantha Bee From 4/18
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, Samantha Bee, satire, videos )

- 2 hours ago -
It's that time of week again, so here are three excellent video clips from Sam's show last night. Enjoy!
A Conservative Claimed Tammy Duckworth Will 'Weaponize' Her Newborn-The Twitter Response Was Epic @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, babies, military, weapons of war, government, war )

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The internet got creative with this one.A day after it was reported that Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) would be allowed to bring her newborn daughter Maile Pearl Bowlsbey onto the Senate floor if necessary,a conservative pundit for Turning Point USA lamen
Michigan Senate Panel Backs Work Requirement For Medicaid
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, republicans, propaganda, obama, news, democrats, congress, politics, usa )

- 11 hours ago -
Able-bodied adults would have to complete an average of 29 hours per week of work, job training or schooling to qualify for Medicaid under a bill that cleared a Michigan legislative committee.
Pledge to Vote for Candidates Who Will Take Action to End the Violence.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, gun laws, elections )

- 5 hours ago -
Join us! Pledge to take action to hold our leaders accountable, and to elect new leaders who will act to end the gun violence that is plaguing our country.
Babies (and Breastfeeding) Now Allowed on US Senate Floor After Rare Rule Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, America, Tammy Duckworth, senate, women, breastfeeding, progress, government )

- 2 hours ago -
In a rare move, the US Senate on Wednesday night voted to change longstanding rules to allow newborns for the first time onto the Senate floor during votes. The change (which was voted through by unanimous consent) was spearheaded by Sen. Tammy Duckworth.
Save the EPA: Tell Scott Pruitt To Resign ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA, Pruitt, resignation, environment, protection, government )

- 55 minutes ago -
Pruitt is now under ELEVEN investigations, and there are bipartisan calls in Congress for his ousting. He has spent hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars on lavish travel, all while advocating for cuts to the EPA budget. What's worse, since taking

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