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Shut Down and Investigate Trump - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump criminal investigation, Congress, Petition )

- 1 day ago -
Congress must pause all Trump-related legislation and appointments--starting with a halt to Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation process--until the American people learn the full truth about Trump and Russia.
Secret Service Can Not Afford The Trump Familys Lifestyle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
President Donald Trumps frequent travel, large family and unusual living situation are apparently weighing heavily on the Secret Services budget. The agency recently asked for $60 million more, but was told no.
Personal Update - 3/24/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

- 3 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend. Still out sick.
Why I Got Arrested at David Friedman's Confirmation Hearing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: David Friedman, SETTLEMENTS, Israel-impunity, International Law violations, landthefts, palestinian landrights-human rights viol, illegal occupation, news, usa, americans, abuse, congress, media, dishonesty, world, freedoms, crime )

- 12 hours ago -
To begin our protest, we had blown the shofar, the traditional Jewish rams horn to symbolize the speaking of truth, as a call to action
Editorial: How We Can Fight Donald Trump and Authoritarianism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, totalitarianism, oppression, fascism, alternative facts, activism, protests, resistance, democracy, regime change )

- 1 day ago -
We at AlterNet are very concerned that authoritarianism is taking root in the U.S. Aggressive people with destructive agendas are in charge, defunding government and eroding our rights, while trying to stamp out truth itself.
Citing FBI Probe of Trump, Democrats Told to 'Declare National Emergency'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Donald Trump, Michael Moore, Democratic Party, Trump Resistance, Neil Gorsuch )

- 1 day ago -
The Democratic leadership in the House and Senate,' says filmmaker Michael Moore, 'needs to bring a halt to all business being done in the name of this potential felony suspect, Donald J. Trump.'
Trump Supporters in Rural Georgia Are Waking Up to the Cruelty of His Attack on Obamacare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health care, Trump regime, rural America, Georgia, health insurance, poverty )

- 1 day ago -
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution profiled many rural Georgians who stand to lose if the president signs Trumpcare.
U.S. Senate Votes to Overturn Obama Broadband Privacy Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, corruption )

- 16 hours ago -
Democratic Senator Ed Markey said, Republicans have just made it easier for AmericanâEUR(TM)s sensitive information about their health, finances and families to be used, shared, and sold to the highest bidder without their permission.
McCain: Select Committee On Russia Now A Requirement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

- 1 day ago -
No longer does the Congress have credibility to handle this alone, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) tells Greta Van Susteren.
The Multibillion-Dollar US Spy Agency You Haven't Heard Of.Pdf
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, politics )

Cheryl A.
- 18 hours ago -
"Despite its lack of name recognition, the NGAâEUR(TM)s headquarters is the third-largest building in the Washington metropolitan area, bigger than the CIA headquarters and the U.S. Capitol." Peace.
State Department to Approve Keystone Pipeline Permit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The Trump administration, Keystone XL pipeline )

- 16 hours ago -
The Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by Monday, reversing one of former President Barack Obama's most politically charged environmental decisions, according to two sources with knowledge of the plan.
FBI Russia Probe Threatens a Reckoning for Team Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up, lies )

- 16 hours ago -
So now we know: the FBI has for months been investigating not only Russian interference in the US presidential election, but also Russian contacts with members of the Trump campaign team.
Cyanide Bomb Kills Dog
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 14 hours ago -
A government agency cyanide bomb, harmed a child and killed a dog.
Trump In A Truck WHAT WHAT
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 1 hour ago -
Americas health care is in shambles, but yay, trucks!
People Are Not Happy About The Trump Kids Vacation In Aspen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 1 day ago -
Taxpayers cannot afford Meals on Wheels, funding for the EPA, and public arts anymore, but they CAN afford to pay for Trumps kids to vacation in Aspen. Taxpayers are not too happy they are paying for it, either.
US Probe of Ex Trump Aide Extends to Cyprus
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, trump campaign )

- 15 hours ago -
The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trumps former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, in the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires.
Lawmakers Demand Information on Flynn Russia Ties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

- 14 hours ago -
Republicans and Democrats are demanding more information about connections between President Donald Trump former national security adviser Michael Flynn and several foreign entities, including the Kremlin backed media outlet RT.
US Senate Votes to Allow Sale of People's Browsing History Without Consent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: internet, privacy, surveillance, data, advertisement, sale, usa )

- 3 hours ago -
Internet service providers have a lot to gain from the Senate's decision, which will almost certainly lead to them getting the green light to sell people's web data to advertising companies without permission.
Rasmea Odeh Will Be Deported But Serve No Time Under Plea Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rasmea Yousef Odeh, news, media, propaganda, lies, government, cover-up, americans, abuse, immigration, Israeli crimes against Palestinians-huma, occupation abuses-crimes, usa, constitution, freedoms, activists, women, violence, crime )

- 1 hour ago -
Rasmeas choice today was not easy, but nothing in this journey has been, and our support continues to be critical, the defense committee said
Sign NRDC's Solidarity Pledge Against The Keystone XL!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump administration, Keystone XL Pipeline, NRDC, climate time bomb, americans, economy, government, republicans, usa )

- 14 minutes ago -
The Trump administration has approved the disastrous Keystone XL tar sands pipeline âEUR" and NRDC is fighting back in court to defuse this ticking climate time bomb.
Increasing State Sanctioned Violence Under Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump regime, militarism, war, lies )

- 17 hours ago -
Donald Trump is under the control of the militarized far right as well as his own clueless immaturity. Of course his new budget, released, as Schenwar points out, on the anniversary of the My Lai Massacre, ups the military allotment by $54 billion.
Healthcare Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, crime, republicans )

- 2 hours ago -
Threats! Here we are! Trump threatens and they become cowards. What happened to the rape case that involved Trump that was suppose to come to court in December and all those women who accused him of sexual misconduct? has money & contacts? treason?
MSNBCs Lawrence ODonnell: Trump Is The Laziest, Most Ignorant President In History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

- 28 minutes ago -
Lawrence ODonnell went after President Donald Trump on Thursday night for giving up so quickly on health care reform.
DonâEUR(TM)t Repeat Exxon Valdez in the Arctic Ocean!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: arctic ocean, Trump, senate, cabinet, alaska, oceans, stop the arctic ocean drilling act, americans, government, republicans )

- 10 minutes ago -
Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s cabinet makes it more important than ever for the Senate to stand up for AlaskaâEUR(TM)s oceans. Urge Senate leaders to co-sponsor the Stop the Arctic Ocean Drilling Act to keep the Arctic Ocean safe from a tragedy
Men Discussion of Women's Healthcare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 hour ago -
CNN comment: All WHITE MEN, the only brown in the room, is the table. No it's the noses of all those WHITE MEN.

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