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Petition - No More Guns in Schools
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, shootings, armed people, danger, Gun Abuse, responsible governing )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Do not allow more guns in Virginia schools. Firearms may be allowed to be carried by "school security officers" inside Virginia schools, if a new bill passes.
Open Thread - 2/22/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 3 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.
DEMAND AN INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION OF THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATIONâEUR(TM)S COLLUSION WITH RUSSIA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, usa, u.s., government, russia )

Dogan
- 11 hours ago - credomobilize.com
The American people deserve an impartial, objective, comprehensive, thorough and independent investigation into all credible allegations concerning the relationships between Donald Trump and the Russian government.
The Price of Integrity
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: maddow, protest, Republican Reich, resist, Trump, video )

TomCat
- 3 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Tell Congress: "Hands Off the Affordable Care Act!" >>
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, congress, republicans, democrats, healthcare )

Dogan
- 13 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
President Trump, Senator Roy Blunt, and their allies in Congress are closer than ever to destroying the Affordable Care Act -- which would leave 59 million Americans without health insurance.
Cost of Trump Family Security Vexes New York and Florida Officials
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

Angie
- 1 day ago - msn.com
It costs $500,000 per day for nearly 200 police officers to protect Trump Tower which serves as the home of the first lady, Melania Trump, and their son, Barron. The estimated the cost could rise to as much as $183m annually.
WHITE HOUSE READIES ANTI-TRANS PUSH
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

Angie
- 5 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Trump Administration Set To Rescind Protections For Transgender Students
The Other WWII American-Internment Atrocity
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: aleutian chain, internment camps, pribilof islands, internment, aleut, american, world war, japanese, alaska, united states, war, japan )

Rosemary
- 19 hours ago - npr.org
Most American school children learn that Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, leading us to join World War II. This week marks the 75th anniversary of Japanese-Americans being subsequently rounded up and interned as suspected enemies
Tell Your Senators: Neil Gorsuch Is Too Extreme for the Supreme Court
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Supreme Court, congress, government )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - dailykos.com
I am writing today to express my concern about confirming Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch's past rulings show a jurist who puts corporate interests over human interests. Consumers...
Trump Is Poised to Remove Protections on Transgender StudentsâEUR(TM) Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, government, transgender bigotry, republicans )

Cheryl A.
- 5 hours ago - nytimes.com
"Mr. Sessions, who strongly opposes expanding gay, lesbian and transgender rights, fought Ms. DeVos on the issue and pressed her to relent because he could not go forward without her consent". ..peace.
7 Key Signs That Donald Trump Knows Nothing About Economics: His Vaunted Expertise, Like Most of What He Says, Is BS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

Wayne
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
From "zero GDP" to '42 percent unemployment,' Trump's economic claims suggest profound and dangerous ignorance.
Do These 10 Things, And Trump Will Be Toast
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

Angie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Friends, I welcome you to The Michael Moore Easy to Follow 10 Point Plan to Stop Trump.
Is the Trump White House the Most Unstable in USA History?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, candidates, elections, ethics, corruption, congress, troops, military, supremecourt, Govtfearmongering, government, democrats, republicans )

Angelus
- 23 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
But perhaps the Dems should at least give him a chance to get a cohesive plan together???
Jewish Cemetery Vandalized- Muslims Unite to Repair Jewish Cemetery
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jewish, cemetary, vandalized, Trump, Muslims )

Beth
- 4 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
More than 170 headstones were damaged late Sunday or early Monday at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery, in the St. Louis suburb of University City. Muslim activists are crowdfunding & have raised over $89,151. They are wonderful people!
EPA Head, Emails With Energy Companies to Be Released
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, republicans, politics )

Rob
- 20 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The Oklahoma attorney generalâEUR(TM)s office said Tuesday it is complying with a judgeâEUR(TM)s order to surrender documents related to new Environmental Protection Agency leader Scott Pruitt.
Bannon Making Too Many Waves for Trump?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, corruption, Bannon, Trump, candidates, ethics, elections, politics, military, troops, SupremeCourt, media, socialsecurity, republicans, supremecourt, terrorism, usa )

Angelus
- 14 hours ago - foxnews.com
Bannon needs to hold some press briefings so people undertstand him better what he is all about. He hides in the shadows and this ferments rumors and careless speculation
China Finishing Missile Base in South China Sea
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', china, world, UnitedNations, politics, government, congress, SupremeCourt, troops, military, elections, candidates )

Angelus
- 13 hours ago - foxnews.com
Eventually their overpopulation dictates aggressive military action around the world. There are vast numbers of illegal chinese immigrants in the USA working in restaurants and massage parlors.
Donald Trump and the Irony Curtain
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, fake news )

Bob
- 1 day ago - bob-ferris.blogspot.com
Just because people lie and distort and it is reported does not make it fake news.
First Class Pasesngers Demand Much More of Airline Stewards
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, ethics, labor, marketing, usa, troops, military, congress )

Angelus
- 14 hours ago - yahoo.com
Well, considering how much more these people pay, doesn't it go without saying they want their money's worth?
The Pruitt Emails: E.P.A. Chief Was Arm in Arm With Industry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, republicans )

Rob
- 47 minutes ago - nytimes.com
Scott Pruitt, now the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, closely coordinated with major oil and gas producers, electric utilities and political groups with ties to the libertarian billionaire brothers Charles G. and David H. Koch.
Senator Isakson: Hold a Town Hall!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Georgia, Senators, US Senate, voters, communication, petitions )

Freya
- 28 minutes ago - petitions.moveon.org
Your constituents ask that you hold a town hall in the metro Atlanta area and across Georgia, and that you personally attend. We also ask that you hold this town hall during the evening so that hard-working people of Georgia can attend.
Senator Perdue: Hold A Town Hall!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senators, US Senate, Georgia, petitions )

Freya
- 25 minutes ago - petitions.moveon.org
Thousands of Georgians are trying to reach you every day, Senator Perdue. We call, we email, we write posts on social media, we show up at your office. Your lack of response leads us to believe that you don't care about what we think.
Trump Administration Rescinds Rules on Bathrooms for Transgender Students
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, republicans )

Rob
- 24 minutes ago - nytimes.com
The Trump administration on Wednesday rescinded federal rules that allowed transgender students to use the bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity.
   

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