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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, peopleĀ“s rights, health care, Environmental issues, worker's rights, dangerous politics, judicial nominees, ethical concerns, risks, misuse of power )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
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 )

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

TomCat
- 14 hours ago - politicsplus.org
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 )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
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.
BREAK OUT THE CHAMPAGNE - DOUG JONES WINS!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senatorial elections, Deep South, Democrats, victories )

Freya
- 8 hours ago - msn.com
This is the first time in 25 years a Democrat has been elected Senator in Alabama.
These Anti-Abortion Alabamians Say They Won't Vote for Roy Moore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, GOP, sexism )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
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.
Doug Jones Declared Winner of Alabama Senate Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, elections, Democrats )

Freya
- 8 hours ago - dailykos.com
A story this good needs multiple submissions!
Al Franken Swift-Boated?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, congress, corruption, crime, dishonesty, government, ethics, propaganda, republicans, lies )

Mitchell
- 17 hours ago - dailykos.com
Any place Roger stone hangs his hat becomes an instant cess pool!
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 )

Freya
- 1 day ago - johnenglander.net
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.
Shadowy Facebook Ads That Pushed Trump Are Back in Alabama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, candidates, Alabama, senate races, dirty tactics )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thedailybeast.com
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 )

Freya
- 1 day ago - defense.gov
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 )

Mitchell
- 17 hours ago - dailykos.com
This is HARDLY how we "Make America Great Again," jackass!
Jones Wins in Stunning Alabama Upset | Religion News Service
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., usa, elections, candidates, goodnews, GoodNews, democrats, republicans )

Glenn
- 6 hours ago - religionnews.com
Roy Moore is finished, and it's only the beginning of the end for him.
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 )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - ecowatch.com
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
Don't Let the Tech Giants Undermine AlterNet's Fight Against Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, freedom of the press, net neutrality )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - alternet.org
Independent journalism is more important than ever in the era of Trump.
   

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