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US Politics & Gov't

Tell Congress: Reject Money From the NRA and Gun Industry PACs ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun industry, children, protection, violence, NRA )

- 8 hours ago -
Young people across the country are calling BS on adult excuses for failing to achieve any progress on gun safety. They are rising up to fight for their own safety and future, and calling on members of Congress to reject the NRA.
Can Trump's Neocons Exploit Russiagate?   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, world, Russiagate, hawks, neocons, militarist agenda, Aaron Maté, Max Blumenthal )

- 1 day ago -
However much Russiagate may annoy Trump personally, administration officials like H.R. McMaster are seizing on it to advance a militarist agenda at home and abroad. Max Blumenthal and Aaron Mate discuss
How Trump Plans to Evict Poor Families From Public Housing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: budget cuts, tax scam, housing cutbacks, rental assistance, Trumps harsh budget )

- 1 day ago -
The presidents budget proposal is a shocking assault on millions of people who rely on rental assistance. That this could occur alongside the trillion-dollar handout Republicans have given to very wealthy Americans is downright obscene.
Petition - Urge Florida Lawmakers to Prevent Deadly Gun Violence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: florida, House of Representatives, gun violence, gun control laws, Gun lobbyists, corruption, public safety, School Shootings, armed people, stronger regulations, stronger protection, responsible politics, democracy, misuse of executive power, protests )

- 19 hours ago -
Pass laws that will prevent deadly gun violence. A mass shooting on February 14, 2018, left 17 students and staff members of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida dead. Despite this tragic event, the Florida House of Representavies...
Jimmy Fallon Updates Bob Dylan   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
"Weak is the man who calls truth fake news"
McConnell, Deep in the "Russia Thing!"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, lies, obama, elections, cover-up, corruption, ethics, government, dishonesty, congress, crime )

- 1 day ago -
McConnell, sadly, stopped Pres. Obama from going public, in July of 2016, and here is some of that story.
Georgians, Urge Your State Legislators to Reject a License to Discriminate Against Kids & Families
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: adoption, LGBTQ, religion, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

- 12 hours ago -
Recently Georgia's State Senate passed SB 375, a bill that sanctions discrimination against foster kids and families who want to care for them. Now this bill goes to the House: this is the time to tell your Legislators to vote NO on SB 375!
It's Time to End Partisan Gerrymandering!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, voter districts, voting, fraud, corruption, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
For too long, politicians have been drawing district lines behind closed doors, allowing politicians to serve special interests instead of people without fear of losing an election.
Friday Fun - Returning Soon...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Carotid Artery, Endarterectomy )

- 16 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Bringing us up to date on him and his family obligations.
Right Wing Pundits Attack Student Survivors of Mass Shooting, and Donald Trump Jr Approves
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: guns, violence, hypocrisy, mass shootings, GOP, Trump regime )

- 17 hours ago -
Because if there's anything Republicans have always said, it's that they hate children and law enforcement - something that police organizations should note this fall.
10 Disturbing Signs That The FBI Is Corrupt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Federal Bureau of Investigation, law enforcement, corruption, fraud )

- 17 hours ago -
It's important that an organization as powerful as the FBI be kept on a short leash of public accountability at all times. Given the chance to overrun its mandate, the agency could quickly transform from a defender of the weak into a malignant...
Trump With "Listening" Crib Notes!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, elections, ethics, republicans, lies, propaganda )

- 6 hours ago -
What a sad time to be an American!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, congress, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics, republicans )

- 14 hours ago -
Washington, D.C. âEUR" Today, Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Tom Udall (D-NM), Edward J. Markey (D-MA), Gary Peters (D-MI), and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) sent a report to the White House on the serious ethical breaches.
Coral Springs Police Upset at Some Broward Deputies for Not Entering School
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, firearms, School Shootings )

- 6 hours ago -
Here is a fine example of why a teacher should not be counted on to engage shooters. When trained professionals prefer to stand on the periphery while defenseless children are slaughtered, perhaps your social studies teacher might hesitate when called on.
âEUR~Teachers Are Educators, Not Security GuardsâEUR(TM): Educators Respond to Trump Proposal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: teachers, educators, security guards, Trump, proposal, federal funds, training teachers, using a gun, americans, government, usa )

- 9 hours ago -
Mr. Shutt said he was deeply opposed to Mr. TrumpâEUR(TM)s proposal âEUR" in particular the idea that federal funds should be used to train teachers in how to use a gun, when educators, Mr. Shutt said, had so many other needs.

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