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US Politics & Gov't

CONservative's Still Not Conservative
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, crime, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, lies, news, propaganda, media, ethics )

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How Chris Christie Has Left New Jersey's Economy Sputtering He raced to plug an $800 million budget gap by July 1
Patriot Militias Mobilize to US Border But Should Migrants Be Treated as Refugees?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border militarization, immigration, militia, Operation Secure Our Border )

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A coalition of patriot militias is reportedly involved in an effort to recruit and send armed volunteers to the Texas-Mexico border to participate in "Operation Secure Our Border".
Open Thread - 7/12/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 12 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). That's all today.
Congress Scrambling to Lower Cost of Bill to Fix Veterans' Health Care
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, americans, republicans, congress, dishonesty )

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"We are dealing with veterans, not procedures--with their problems, not ours." --General Omar Bradley, First Administrator of the Veterans Administration DeJa-Vu: Lawmakers Seek Savings On Veterans' Care Bill
Bill Maher: GOP Continues to Spread Lies That Are 'Neither Alive Nor Dead -- Like Dick Cheney' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Bill Maher, TV, media, politics, government, republicans, dishonesty, lies, ethics )

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Real Time host Bill Maher hammered Republicans on Friday for continuing to spread long-defunct talking points like they were characters in a horror movie, dubbing them "zombie lies" for their refusal to die.
John Boehner's Lawsuit Is A Political Dud
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, Boehner lawsuit, congress, constitution, corruption, ethics, politics, propaganda, government, republicans, tea party )

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On Thursday evening, House Speaker John Boehner finally revealed the details of his long-awaited plan to sue President Barack Obama, and they come as something of a surprise. In essence, the Speaker is asking the House to sue the president for not...
Gaza Under Attack Again
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama end all US military aid to Israel , end the siege on Gaza, war crimes, assault-invasion of gaza 2014, news, war, media, congress, americans, usa, troops, obama, propaganda, terrorism, housing, military, lies )

- 2 hours ago -
They want to forge a narrative that there are two equal sides. While there's one side that's oppressor and another that's oppressed.
How Microsoft Will Make Money From Common Core(Despite What Bill Gates Said)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, abuse, corruption, economy, propaganda, politics, military, media, lies, war, corporate, consumers, business, marketing, technology, computers, study, society, habitat )

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates got somewhat indignant when my Post colleague Lyndsey Layton asked him in an interview this past spring about concerns of some opponents of the Common Core State Standards that his important support for the initiative has be
Minnesota Republican Explains Where AIDS Comes From
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bob Frey, science, AIDS, republicans, lies, dishonesty, elections, politics, news )

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[W]hen questioned about his position on social issues, [Minnesota House candidate Bob Frey (R)] added that it "does certainly need to be addressed for what it is. It's not about the gay agenda but about the science and the financial impact of that agenda.
There Are States Where Technically You Can't Hold Public Office If You Are An Atheist!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, government, politics, culture, religion, rights, law, violence, war )

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Eight state constitutions include restrictions on people who don't believe in a supreme being. In Arkansas, denying the existence of God means you can't hold civil office or testify in court, while in Tennessee there are also guidelines about belief in th
Tennessee Arrests First Mother Under Its New Pregnancy Criminalization Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, crime, healthcare, freedoms, politics, drugs, diet, exercise, women, warning, protection, abuse, babies, risks, safety, war )

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Is Tennessee's new legislation--which allows the state to criminally charge mothers for potentially causing harm to their fetuses by using drugs--stripping women of their fundamental rights once they become pregnant?
The Fight to Stop Detroit From Cutting Water to Thousands
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, ethics, water, consumers, debt, Detroit, harsh, activists, government, usa )

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City has major revenue shortfall from unpaid water bils
Bill 'Moyers and Company': 11 July 2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, elections, supremecourt, SupremeCourt, congress, ethics )

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Full Show: Is the Supreme Court Out of Order? July 11, 2014 - The latest session of the US Supreme Court was especially contentious,

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