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US Politics & Gov't

Saturday & Sunday Smiles & Smirks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Cake, Crowds, Metro Transit )

- 1 day ago -
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog chock full of FACTS. No joking needed, the facts smirk for themselves.
Today in MTP, Alternative Facts; These Are What Dictatorships Are Made Of
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumpism, alternative facts, lies and distortions )

- 1 day ago -
This is not The Hunger Games, The Maze Runner or Divergent movieâEUR¦ Its our own dystopian present.
A Thank You Petition to Bidens and Obamas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: thank you, Obama, Biden, USA )

- 1 day ago -
Thank You -- President Barack and First Lady Michelle and Daughters, Vice President Joe and Second Lady Jill & Family -- 8 good years!
It's Not Just Washington - DENOUNCE TRUMP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans' rights, health care, livelihoods )

- 1 day ago -
When Obama took office with a Dem Congress he met a wall of Repug opposition that delayed progress for yrs. If we want to stop Trumps extreme agenda & defend the progress of the past 8 yrs we have to start in the states & we must be unrelenting
How the World Reacted to Trump's Inauguration as US President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, inauguration, Donald Trump, Germany, Mexico, Taiwan, China, France, UK, Canada, Russia, Iran )

- 1 day ago -
Caution in China, sorrow and anger in Mexico, cork-popping in Moscow - here are some of the global responses to Friday's power handover
Trump Press Secretary Blasts Media for Reporting Facts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
In his maiden voyage as the Trump adminstrations chief press liaison,Spicer harangued the press corps for at least four of the five minutes he stood before them
What You Need to Know About Trump's First Speech as President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Inaugural address, Donald Trump, policies, economy, Climate Change, health care, justice, national security, immigration, gender )

- 1 day ago -
Guardian US writers examine President Trump's take on national security, the economy, climate change, healthcare, justice, immigration and gender.
Ethics Lawyers to Sue Trump Over Foreign Payments
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, corruption, government )

- 23 hours ago -
A group including former White House ethics attorneys will file a lawsuit on Monday accusing President Donald Trump of allowing his businesses to accept payments from foreign governments.
Personal Update - 1/23/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

- 9 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend. Rgis is my only article today.
10 Actions 100 Days
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Woman's Rights, Woman's March, Action, freedoms, ethics, americans, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Thank you to the millions of people around the world who, on January 21, came together by the millions to raise our voices. But our march forward does not end here. Now is the time to get our friends, family and community together and MAKE HISTORY.
How the GOP Is Playing Trump Until They Can Dump Him
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, republicans, politics )

- 1 day ago -
I had breakfast recently with a friend who's a former Republican member of Congress. Here's what he said:
Donald Trump Poses a Never-Before-Seen Threat in American History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, demagogues, fascism, resistance )

- 23 hours ago -
We've had demagogues before but never in the Oval Office. The resistance begins now.
Donald Trump Reinstates Ronald Reagan's Abortion 'Global Gag Rule' | The Huffington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Women's Rights, Women's Health, Trump, World, politics )

- 6 hours ago -
It bars international health organizations that receive U.S. funding from mentioning abortion as a family planning option.
11 Democrats Who Could Defeat President Trump in 2020
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, Presidential candidates, elections )

- 2 hours ago -
The next presidential election is four years away. It's hard to imagine Hillary Clinton making a third attempt at the White House. But there are plenty of other Democrats who might take a shot.
The Women's March Heralds a Renaissance of Resistance
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, resistance, activism, protests )

- 23 hours ago -
Saturday's protests are about transforming our fear and sorrow into power and imagination.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Rep. Tom Price Should Face Criminal Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tom Pricehearings, criminality, prosecution, activism, usa, politics )

- 2 hours ago -
Instead of becoming Secretary of Health and Human Services, Rep. Tom Price should face criminal investigation by the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission for insider trading.
Trump Issues Executive Orders Freezing Federal Hiring, Targeting Trade
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, healthcare, republicans )

Cheryl A.
- 28 minutes ago -
"Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, Clinton's opponent in the Democratic presidential primaries, applauded the move. The lawmaker has long been critical of international trade deals he views as harmful to American workers. " Peace.
Divided America: Trumps New Deal Vs. Soros Open Swamp
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 6 hours ago -
For decades, the government of the people has been absent. In its place is a Cabal of well-trained technocrats and orators ready and able to pull the people by their noses. They have completely lost the memory of what was it then when the Republic was bor
Tell Congress: "Do Not Approve Any Budget That Guts the Office on Violence Against Women, ETC." PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump's cuts to women's programs, petition )

- 20 minutes ago -
The trump administration just announced plans to gut the Department of Justice's Violence Against Women programs.
 As Attorney General, Jeff Sessions Would Be a Threat to Civil Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: civil fights, Jeff Sesions, government, propaganda, corruption )

- 13 hours ago -
 He will be the most dangerous on issues where the Obama administration has been the most successful.
Cartoon Villain George Soros Calls His Arch-Enemy President Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 5 hours ago -
As you can see in this video, aging evil billionaire George Soros sure is mad that Trump is about to be sworn in despite all of his efforts to prevent it.
Billionaire George Soros Has Ties to More Than 50 Partners of the Womens March on Washington
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 5 hours ago -
What is the link between one of Hillary Clintons largest donors and the Womens March? Turns out, its quite significant

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