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US Politics & Gov't

Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign as DNC Chair as Email Scandal Rocks Democrats
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, US elections 2016, US politics, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
The chair of the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, has announced her resignation on the eve of the party's convention. She had already been asked not to speak at the convention yesterday.
Julian Assange on Releasing DNC Emails That Ousted Debbie Wasserman Schultz
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Julian Assange, Democracy Now, hacked, emails, Hillary Clinton, DNC )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
Where does one start for this summary? Just listen to the video or read the transcript for those who prefer or can't access video.
New Leak Shows DNC Officials Tried to Destroy Bernie Sanders Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DNC, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Bernie Sanders, establishment newspapers, Hillary Clinton, unfair election, emails leaked )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - usuncut.com
The emails show an unprecedented level of collusion between top party officials and political reporters at establishment newspapers, as well as DNC staffers obviously favoring Hillary Clinton while devising ways to attack Bernie Sanders.
TAKE ACTION: Save Our Post Office
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Postal Service, post office )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
1. Repeal HR 6407 the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act. The Congressional Bill that requires the post office to prefund retiree healthcare benefits 75 years in advance. It also defines how a postal facility is to be closed.
It's Official - Bernie Sanders' Name Will Be Placed in Nomination at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., politics, news, media, government, ethics, elections, democrats, constitution, candidates, DNC, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Nomination, candidate, 2016 presidential election, Jane Sanders )

Darren
- 21 hours ago - usuncut.com
Jane Sanders had a hot mic moment during Bernie Sanders' DNC speech, which prompted massive speculation among pundits and supporters after hearing what she said.
There Is No Such Thing as A Political Spoiler
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 3rd Party, The Green Party, The Libertarian Party, Ralph Nader, Jill Stein, Gary Johnson, Jill not Hill, spoiler )

Dandelion
- 5 hours ago - latimes.com
Third parties led the way in the abolition of slavery, the womens suffrage movements and protections for farmers, workers and consumers.
Robert Reich Horrified By TrumpâEUR(TM)s Speech: The Most Negative Acceptance Speech I Have Ever Heard
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential candidates, Republicans, Donald Trump )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
"If you look actually at what he has said, he wants the biggest tax cut for the wealthy in history and how is he going to afford that at the same time he delivers everything else he is talking about?" Reich asked.
5 Appalling Right Wing Moments This Week: The Crazy Bar Just Got Much Much Higher After the RNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alex Jones, Ann Coulter, Ben Carson, Bigotry, Campaign 2016, David Duke, Donald Trump, General Michael Flynn, GOP Hate, GOP Lies, InsaniTEA, Jeffery Lord, Racism, Sarah Palin, Steve King )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Almost every week, Republicans join a competition to see who can say the most outlandish things, and in the process, they push the envelope on just how awful InsaniTEA can become.
Bernie Sanders Rips Trump For Behaving Like a Dictator Who Doesn't Understand the Constitution At All
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential election, Donald Trump, voters )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Donald Trump still believes a large amount of Sanders supporters - "millions of Democrats" - will board the the Trump train any day now.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign D.N.C. Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Chaiwoman, Democratic National Committee, to resign post )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
PHILADELPHIA. 15 hours ago. Debbie W. Schultz, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, (DNC), abruptly resigned after a trove of leaked emails showed party officials conspiring to sabotage the campaign of Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
Add Your Name to Tell California's Legislature and Governor Brown: Fight Big Secret Money in Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Citizens United, dark money, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - signforgood.com
Due to the devastating Citizens United Supreme Court decision, astounding amounts of hidden special-interest money in elections continues to threaten our democracy.
From The Guardian: 50 Shades Of Trump On The Stump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Fascism, americans, corruption, ethics, Govtfearmongering, lies, republicans, usa )

Fiona
- 14 hours ago - theguardian.com
We canâEUR(TM)t pretend to be surprised at the rise of the Tangerine Mussolini. Over the last few years, the world has had a torrid love affair with fascism.
History Tells Us What May Happen Next With Brexit and Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, 2016 Election, Trump, nader )

Patrick
- 3 hours ago - medium.com
How to end the world with a bang and how the Black Plague was good for Europe. In other words, vote for Trump or don't vote Hillary, then get ready to eat by firelight and say sorry to your kids.
From The Guardian: Why Trump's Bump May Be More Significant Than Ever
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Rising in Polls, Popular, usa, republicans, ethics, elections )

Fiona
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
Popularity bounces are typical after a partyâEUR(TM)s convention, but his rise in the polls could be different when you consider that he is no ordinary presidential nominee. Please note, comment, forward.
Leaked DNC Emails Prove Once and for All That the Conspiracy Theorists Were RIGHT All Along
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago - naturalnews.com
To anyone who has ever been called a conspiracy theorist, the world owes you a massive apology. As the leaked DNC emails now exhaustively prove, Hillary Clinton and the DNC actually did conspire to destroy Bernie Sanders. It was a genuine conspiracy inv
Open Thread - 7/26/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 18 minutes ago - politicsplus.org
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.
The Big Three
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bernie, Campaign 2016, hillary, Michelle Obama, videos )

TomCat
- 15 minutes ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Proving She Can Do Anything She Wants, Clinton Hires Disgraced DNC Chair for Own Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 30 minutes ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
Humiliated DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been scooped up by Clinton amid an enormous scandal following Wikileaks release of DNC documents.
   

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