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US Politics & Gov't

Petition - Add Your Name to Tell Chuck Grassley: Don't Rubber Stamp Trump's Judges!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, republicans, wrong priorities, Climate Change, people´s rights, health care, Environmental issues, worker's rights, dangerous politics, judicial nominees, ethical concerns, risks, misuse of power )

- 1 day ago -
Independent courts matter more now than ever. President Trump's Muslim ban. Access to reproductive health care. The rights of people of color and LGBTQ Americans. Securing workers' rights. Fighting climate change. Every issue we face as a country comes...
Viva Macron!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate Change, environment, France, Macron, video )

- 6 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Open Thread - 12/12/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

- 6 hours ago -
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.
GOPs List of Economists Backing Tax Cuts Includes Ghosts Office Assistants Ex Felons and A Sprinkling of Real Economists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP tax scam, tax shame, ghosts, office assistants, ex felons, economists, lie, farce, fabrications )

- 1 day ago -
And this is the experts that will cause the wealthy to receive huge benefits at the expense of the rest of us. We live with what is done at the highest level and they did it based on lies and fabrications and now even ghostly input.
These Anti-Abortion Alabamians Say They Won't Vote for Roy Moore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, GOP, sexism )

- 1 day ago -
Conventional wisdom says that Republican candidates always get the anti-choice vote. But the current cultural reckoning with sexual assault is complicating this already complex issue for voters.
American Citizen Imprisoned By ICE for 3.5 Years   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ICE, American citizen, Davino Watson, unjustly inprisoned )

- 12 hours ago -
The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decision denying Davino Watson, a US citizen held illegally for nearly three-and-a-half years by ICE, of any right to sue for damages is a travesty of the judicial process an attack on democratic rights.
As "Climate Change" Fades From Government Sites, a Struggle to Archive Data
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: global warming, denial, ignorance, Trump regime, Internet, World Wide Web, government websites )

- 1 day ago -
The Environmental Data & Governance Initiative (EDGI), a mostly volunteer network formed after President Trump's election, monitors about 25,000 federal web pages each week for changes.
Russia-Gates Litany of Corrections
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Mainstream Media )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago -
Exclusive: As much as the U.S. mainstream media insists that the Russia-gate scandal is growing, what is undeniably growing is the list of major corrections that news outlets have been forced to issue, reports Robert Parry.
Al Franken Swift-Boated?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, congress, corruption, crime, dishonesty, government, ethics, propaganda, republicans, lies )

- 9 hours ago -
Any place Roger stone hangs his hat becomes an instant cess pool!
Shadowy Facebook Ads That Pushed Trump Are Back in Alabama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, candidates, Alabama, senate races, dirty tactics )

- 1 day ago -
Three months after Mark Zuckerberg pledged to stop external forces from disproportionately affecting U.S. elections, targeted ads are bombarding voters in a pivotal Senate race.
Officials Announce First DoD-Wide Audit, Call for Budget Certainty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, defense, accountability )

- 1 day ago -
Defense Department Comptroller David L. Norquist and chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White also addressed the possibility of a government shutdown when the continuing resolution that has been keeping the government running expires tomorrow.
Brain Drain! Brain Drain!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, ethics, lies, propaganda, republicans, news, dishonesty )

- 9 hours ago -
This is HARDLY how we "Make America Great Again," jackass!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senatorial elections, Deep South, Democrats, victories )

- 40 minutes ago -
This is the first time in 25 years a Democrat has been elected Senator in Alabama.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, democrats, news, candidates, government, ethics )

- 31 minutes ago -
Rather unbelievable!
The Deep States Christmas Present to America: Surveillance That Never Ends
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago -
Just in time for Christmas, the Deep State wants to give America the gift that keeps on giving: never-ending mass surveillance.
Lawsuit Launched Against Trump EPA for Approving Fracking Waste Dumping Into Gulf of Mexico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, lawsuit, fracking waste, dumping, golf of Mexico, Center for Biologicalration Diversity, Trump administration, americans, government, usa )

- 9 hours ago -
The Center for Biological Diversity filed on Thursday a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for allowing oil companies to dump waste from fracking and drilling into the Gulf of Mexico without evaluating the dangers
Doug Jones Declared Winner of Alabama Senate Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, elections, Democrats )

- 15 minutes ago -
A story this good needs multiple submissions!
Yes, the FBI Is Americas Secret Police
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago -
How long until we see Priuses with Support Your Secretive All-Powerful Federal Agents bumper stickers?
Don't Let the Tech Giants Undermine AlterNet's Fight Against Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, freedom of the press, net neutrality )

- 5 hours ago -
Independent journalism is more important than ever in the era of Trump.
Shock Report Reveals Pentagon & HUD Lost $21 TRILLIONâEUR"Enough to Pay Back NatâEUR(TM)L Debt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, government, lies, propaganda, military, media, troops, war, pentagon, HUD, national debt, lots of money )

- 3 hours ago -
The Pentagon and HUD can't account for $21 trillion over just the past 17 yearsâEUR"enough money to pay back the current U.S. national debt. A new report analyzing the budgets of both the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Housing and...
Federal Government Continues to Argue in Favor of Indefinitely Detaining An American Citizen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, troops, SupremeCourt, usa, war, military, indefinitely detainment, citizens )

- 2 hours ago -
On Monday a federal judge challenged the U.S. government to justify the continued imprisonment of an American citizen who has been denied access to a lawyer for over three months. Washington D.C. âEUR" U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan has expressed...

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