START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

US Politics & Gov't

A Dose of Liz!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, progressive issues, warren, video )

- 9 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Holocaust Survivors Condemn Israel for 'Gaza Massacre,' Call for Boycott
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NYT, BDS, iLLEGAL iSRAELI OCCUPATION, ASSAULT SIEGE OF GAZA 2014, massacres of children-civilians, holocaust survivors, Gaza massacres, end all US aid to Israel, news, obama, politics, usa, americans, congress, media, Govtfearmongering, lies, war )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of Holocaust survivors and descendants of survivors have signed a letter, published as an advertisement in Saturday's New York Times, condemning "the massacre of Palestinians in Gaza" and calling for a complete boycott of Israel.
Righty Asked, "Why Do Progressives Want to Destroy America?"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Progressives, honesty, fairness, right and left, healthcare, socialsecurity, economy, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
I would give anything if we could go back 30 years and teach the kids actual history.
Open Thread - 11/20/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 9 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). 11th attempt to upload.
The CIA Wants to Destroy Thousands of Internal Emails Covering Spy Operations and Other Activities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CIA, internal e-mails, Senate Intelligence Committee, National Archives, Open the Government, watchdog group )

- 5 hours ago -
A CIA plan to erase tens of thousands of its internal emails -- including those sent by virtually all covert and counterterrorism officers after they leave the agency -- is drawing fire from Senate Intelligence Committee members...
Veteran Anti-Suicide Bill a Point of Emphasis in Senate and House
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military news, Iraq war, congress, House of Representatives )

- 1 day ago -
A veteran anti-suicide bill aimed at improving current suicide prevention veterans programs and getting rid of ineffective ones makes its way to both the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees this week.
137 Shots By 13 Cops Plus Two Dead Unarmed Civilians Equals Taxpayers on the Hook for $3 Million
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
"The result was a protracted high-speed chase that put the public and officers in danger, the death of two unarmed people -- one a totally innocent passenger -- and a circular firing squad that nearly killed several of their own."
Senate Rejects Bid to Force Approval of Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate Change, GoodNews, Senate, Keystone XL Pipeline, vote, dirtyfuels, international, keystonexl, tarsands )

- 19 hours ago -
Despite strong lobbying by oil-industry allies, the U.S. Senate tonight defeated an effort to approve the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The Senate vote reaffirms a commitment to fight climate change. Taking leadership sometimes means saying "no".
House GOP Passes Bill Allowing Corporate-Linked Experts to Advise EPA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: environment, Ecology, Global warming, Law, Politics, Science, USA )

- 11 hours ago -
The House of Representatives passed a bill that would make it harder for scientists to guide the Environmental Protection Agency and easier for those with financial links to corporations to sit on the advisory panel.
Turley Joins Republican Challenge To Obama's Lawlessness
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration, amnesty, Turley, Obama, lawsuit )

- 8 hours ago -
"Professor Turley is widely regarded as a champion of the rule of law, and his stated positions in many cases and his self-proclaimed "socially liberal agenda"," This is HUGE for the GOP and Americans!
How Police Use Military Tactics to Quash Dissent - Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, war, usa, media, military, ethics, crime, dishonesty, police, freedoms, culture, rights )

- 59 minutes ago -
Police have militarized from boots to brainstem.
BREAKING! Albert Woodfox's Overturned Conviction Upheld in Unanimous 5th Circuit Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, elections, goodnews, government, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, healthcare, news, politics, usa, u.s., SupremeCourt, supremecourt )

- 16 minutes ago -
We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady's 2013 ruling overturning Albert's conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision. Though the courts have finally ruled in the...
Congress's "Rocket Scientist" to Take Helm of World's Largest Science Organization
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, technology, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, humans, congress, Rocket Scientist, Rush Holt, physicist, AAAS, American Association for the Advancement )

- 15 hours ago -
Rush Holt, a physicist and Democratic congressman from New Jersey, was named today as CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), a nonprofit that promotes science and publishes the Science family of journals.
Do Wars Really Defend AmericaâEUR(TM)s Freedom?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, war, freedoms, constitution )

Iohn Jame
- 13 hours ago -
America's wars have defended America's freedom. But the historical record doesn't bear out this contention. In fact, over the past century, U.S. wars have triggered major encroachments upon civil liberties.
Why the US Has Not Made More Progress in Moving to a Renewable Energy Future âEUR" a Personal View - EnergyPost.EuEnergyPost.Eu
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, economy, ethics, government, u.s., usa, solar, Solar Power, Jimmy Carter )

- 7 hours ago -
In 1978 a monumental multi-departmental study was submitted to President Carter concluding that "solar energy could make a significant contribution to U.S. energy supply by the end of this century".

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in US Politics & Gov't

1. Lona Goudswaard   12 notes,
  100% popular

2. Mike S.   14 notes,
  93% popular

3. Jim Phillips   13 notes,
  85% popular

4. Carole K.   18 notes,
  83% popular

5. Arielle S.   14 notes,
  79% popular

6. charles mclachlan   11 notes,
  73% popular

7. mamabear claw   10 notes,
  70% popular

8. Jonathan Harper   13 notes,
  69% popular

9. Michael Carney   13 notes,
  69% popular

10. tasunka m.   17 notes,
  65% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Natasha Salgado 721
AniMae Chi 520
Nancy W. 428
Ana MESNER 409
Slava R. 364

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.