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US Politics & Gov't

Demand Justice in the Shooting of Walter Scott
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Black lives matter, violence, Police Violence )

- 1 day ago -
These deaths arenâEUR(TM)t about lone, violent officers, but is reflective of a nationwide culture of guns and policing that too often allows racial profiling coupled with police brutality to flourish unabated.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Veto Bill That Bans Abortion After a Month and a Half
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion politics, choice, abortion, usa, news )

- 9 hours ago -
Veto bill that would make abortion illegal after a month and a half of pregnanc
Friends of the Earth: The Biggest Jobs on Earth
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption )

- 20 hours ago -
Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s appointment of former Goldman Sachs executive Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary is unacceptable. I urge you reject his nomination and demand that Trump appoint an experienced public servant to lead the Treasury Department.
Pfizer Fined $106M for 2600% Price Hike on Epilepsy Drug!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: drug company fine, drug price hikes )

- 20 hours ago -
New York-based Pfizer broke a competition law by "charging excessive & unfair prices"!!!
Block Creation of Neo-McCarthyite Committee - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The Intelligence Authorization Act, Neo McCarthyite Committee, petition, dangerous, erosion of rights )

- 3 hours ago -
The Intelligence Authorization Act is so broad anything the President tells them to do even secretly use the Committee to target political enemies, journalists, and activists.
Open Thread - 12/8/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 1 hour ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 4 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.
Republican Elector Won't Vote for Trump - 'He Shows Daily That He Is Unfit for Office'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: electors, electoral college, Presidential election, Donald Trump, Republicans )

- 1 day ago -
Christopher Suprun, a Republican elector in Dallas, cannot in good conscience cast his vote for Donald Trump. One down, 538 to go.
Sign the Petition to Joe Biden and Senate Democrats: Confirm Merrick Garland to Supreme Court on January 3
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, republicans, democrats, Supreme Court )

- 7 hours ago -
Senate Republicans pulled a historically unprecedented stunt to simply deny Merrick Garland a hearing for the past year. On January 3rd, while the Senate is temporarily in Democratic hands, please vote to confirm Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Federal Judge Kills Recount Effort in Michigan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, elections )

- 14 hours ago -
A federal judge has stopped the hand recount of nearly 5 million ballots in Michigan.
Trump Picks Scott Pruitt, Climate Change Denialist, to Lead E.P.A.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, politics, republicans )

- 13 hours ago -
President elect Donald J. Trump has selected Scott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general and a close ally of the fossil fuel industry, to run the Environmental Protection Agency.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, cabinet appointees )

- 6 hours ago -
Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s first appointments to cabinet-level roles in his administration are horrifying. TrumpâEUR(TM)s nominees and rumored picks have promoted white nationalism, attacked climate science, and used their power as Wall Street insiders
Paper Owned By Trump's Son-In-Law Runs Alarming Op-Ed Calling for FBI Crackdown on Anti-Trump Protests
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: newspapers, press, journalism, favoritism, Trump regime, Trump family )

- 1 day ago -
From the outset, Jared Kushner's New York Observer has been an instrument of the Trump campaign.

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