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US Politics & Gov't

Trump to Propose Big Cuts to Safety-Net in New Budget, Slashing Medicaid and Opening Door to Other Limits!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumps budget, cuts to Medicaid, cuts to welfare )

Animae
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
trump outlines his first proposed budget, it's harsh & heartless, hitting the poor, elderly, minorities, women & rural citizens hard, damaging arts, culture, science & the environment... only the military gains much.
50 Terrible Ideas That Could Become Law If Trump Is Impeached and Pence Becomes President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
If we force Trump out of the Oval Office, we could be out of the frying pan and into the fire. Better to focus on local/state political races and flipping as many Congressional seats to blue in special elections and in 2018.
Sunday Fun - Let There Be Light
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Light Brigade, Light Show, Robin Bell, Trump Hotel )

Joanne
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
A Post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Up to the minute and much appreciated humor.
Flynn Will Take the Fifth!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, cover-up, corruption, ethics, elections, republicans, abuse, congress, dishonesty )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Flynn continues to exude the smell of guilt!
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, presidents, americans, democracy )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - change.org
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation Only a fully independent inquiry can resolve the crisis and avert lasting damage to our American democracy.
Trump, the Oxymoron!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, corruption, cover-up, Trump, crime, propaganda, lies, republicans, abuse, news )

Mitchell
- 19 hours ago - npr.org
Ethics Waivers, and Trump? Ethics, and Trump? I said "Ethics, and Trump?" Fuhget Aboud It!
North Carolina's Racism Shot Down Again!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, elections, corruption, crime, ethics, dishonesty )

Mitchell
- 20 hours ago - npr.org
N. Carolina's state legislature needs some changing of the guard. See first comment, please!
Bill Introduced Allowing Cancellation Of Over $1 Trillion In Student Debt Through Bankruptcy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - zerohedge.com
Courtesy of Sov Man's Simon Black, here are several of the most bizarre legal anecdotes to take place in the US and around the globe over the past week, staring with a bill currently making its way through Congress, which is seeking to wipe out over $1 tr
The Death of the Republic - Chris Hedges
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: capitalism, chris hedges constitution, corporatism, donald trump, ndaa, republic rome, steve mnuchin, td originals, trump presidency, wall street )

Judy
- 16 hours ago - truthdig.com
The relationship between the state and the citizen who is watched constantly is one of master and slave. And the shackles will not be removed if Trump disappears.
I Study the Psychology of Adolescent Bullies. Trump Makes Perfect Sense to Me.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, propaganda, lies, politics, government, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, abuse, media, military, elections, economy, crime, cover-up )

Wilde
- 46 minutes ago - washingtonpost.com
Kids who dominate other kids are often popular - for a little while. (or countries that dominate too much soon lose popularity)
Pithy Progressive #2
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Progressives, Nevada, Senator )

Joanne
- 32 minutes ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. Another candidate running as a strong progressive who has some great ideas.
MSNBC: Keep Lawrence O'Donnell on the Air --- Please Sign Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, Lawrence O'Donnell, The Last Word, MSNBC )

Lynn
- 1 hour ago - dailykos.com
MSNBC executives plan to cancel Lawrence O'Donnell highly-rated prime time television show "The Last Word" after his contract expires on June 4th.
Bitter Irony: 'Trump Talks About Fighting Extremism From Birthplace of Wahhabism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, usa, war, nuclear weapons, Wahhabism, Trump, Iran, Arabia, Trump Arabia, Trump Iran, propaganda, Hypocricy, extremism, cover-up, Wahhabi Islam. Trump Wahhabi Islam )

Steven L
- 1 hour ago - rt.com
Its ironic President Trump talked about fighting extremism and terrorism in Saudi Arabia, the center and the birthplace of Wahhabi Islam that has been responsible for most of the terrorism in the region, said Hamed Mousavi from Tehran University.
   

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