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US Politics & Gov't

The GOP Tax Plan Will Complete the Destruction of Americas Middle Class Wealth
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: billionaires, transfer of wealth, bye bye middle class, tax scam )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - inequality.org
By 2031, a relatively small band of billionaires, our richest 1,600 Americans, the nations top 0.001 percent âEUR" the nationâEUR(TM)s 1,600 richest billionaires âEUR" will hold a collective net worth greater than the entire Middle class.
Do Not Cut $25 Billion From Medicare! - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare, Congress, tax cuts, automatic medicare cuts )

Dandelion
- 11 hours ago - action.aarp.org
If Congress does not act before December 31, Medicare could be cut by $25 billion. The House and the Senate are debating a tax bill that would raise the deficit and trigger automatic Medicare cuts but it is not too late to stand up for Medicare.
Samantha Bee From 12/13
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, Samantha Bee, satire, videos )

TomCat
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
It's that time of week again, so here are four excellent video clips from Sam's show last night. Enjoy!!
Sign to Demand the Senate Swear in Doug Jones Immediately
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politicians, Senators, elections, candidates, Doug Jones, Alabama, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.endcitizensunited.org
Mitch McConnell refuses to immediately swear in Doug Jones to the U.S. Senate. Why? Because swearing in Doug could slay the Republican Tax Bill.
Tell Congress No Citizens United 2.0 in the Tax Bill - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Johnson Amendment, churches, charities, Citizens United, electoral activity )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - action.citizen.org
Their proposal would repeal the Johnson Amendment, permitting churches and charities to engage in electoral activity âEUR" unleashing a flood of new taxpayer subsidized secret political spending into our elections.
Trump Wins...As Liar of the Year, According to PolitiFact!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics, republicans, news )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The almost man is creating one heck of a legacy for his so special self!
Open Thread - 12/14/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

TomCat
- 4 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.
BREAK OUT THE CHAMPAGNE - DOUG JONES WINS!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senatorial elections, Deep South, Democrats, victories )

Freya
- 1 day ago - msn.com
This is the first time in 25 years a Democrat has been elected Senator in Alabama.
TAKE ACTION: TIME TO INVESTIGATE TRUMP FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, sexual assault, congress )

Dogan
- 17 hours ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
These women deserve justice. Congress must investigate all accusations of sexual abuse against Trump. Can you sign the petition?
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations Against Federal Officials, Starting With Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, sexual harassment, Donald Trump, investigation )

Dogan
- 15 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell congressional leaders: Create an independent bipartisan commission to investigate sexual harassment and assault by federal officials, including Donald Trump.
Franken to Be Replaced By Lt. Governor, a Democrat.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, democrats, government )

Mitchell
- 22 hours ago - npr.org
Minnesota's governor is a Democrat, so his appointee is, as well.
Kristi Noem Is Fudging About Estate Taxes While Cashing $3.7 Million in Taxpayer Funded Farm Subsidies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congresswoman Noem, tax bill, tax scam, estate tax, liar, farm subsidies )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - inequality.org
South Dakota Congresswoman sits on powerful committee hashing out the final version of the tax bill. Despite Noem speeches railing against taxes and big government, she has shown no hesitation in cashing millions in taxpayer-funded farm subsidies.
Help Us Reach 100,000 Names Demanding Doug Jones Be Seated ASAP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate, US Congress, winners, Alabama, petitions )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - secure.kamalaharris.org
So much is at stake in Washington right now - from the tax bill to net neutrality, to the urgent issue Doug Jones mentioned in his victory speech: the ongoing fight to save health care for nine million lower-income kids.
No Tax Vote Until Doug Jones Is Sworn In
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senators, Congress, candidates, tax bills, tax reform, petitions )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - signherenow.org
In a historic upset on December 12, Doug Jones won the special election for Senate. But Republicans in Congress are trying to jam through their tax bill quickly before he's officially in the Senate because they know once he's in it will be harder to pass.
Stop the Cruel GOP Tax Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax bills, tax reform, economic injustice, Republicans, environment, health care, petitions )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
The tax plan eliminates the ACA's individual mandate, includes provisions that will allow companies to drill for oil in the protected Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, and pays for tax cuts for billionaires and huge corporations by increasing our deficit.
Protect Our Families and Small Businesses in GOP Tax Bills!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax reform, tax bills, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - action.momsrising.org
The Senate and House both passed different, yet equally damaging, versions of a tax plan. They now are working out the differences and could have a final vote as soon as next week. This tax plan will hurt small businesses, families and the economy.
We Can Get The FCCs Decision To Kill Net Neutrality Overturned Here Is How
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Killing net neutrality, net neutrality, FCC, horrid decision )

Dandelion
- 3 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Terrible decision will affect us all. We must not bend, we must continue to fight on. Please do this. Only 60 from this decision to push this through.
The FCC Is About to Create An 'Internet for the Elite'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Internet freedom, usa, republicans, democrats, americans, FCC, government, ethics, politics, business, corporations, news )

Frank
- 12 hours ago - cnn.com
On December 14, the Federal Communications Commission FCC is set to vote to roll back the rules that uphold net neutrality the principle that internet service providers (ISPs) must allow equal access to web content, regardless of the source.
The Death and Life of the Great American School System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Compulsory Schooling, Brainwashing, Indoctrination, Dumbing down )

Walter L
- 8 hours ago - dianeravitch.com
The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education
The Enemy Within, Its Called the Intelligence Community
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago - original.antiwar.com
It was the Holy Grail of #TheResistance, the smoking gun they had been desperately searching for, solid evidence that Trump had colluded with the Russians
YouTube Threatens to Shut Down Health Ranger Channel Over This Podcast That Discusses the FBIâEUR(TM)s Routine Obstruction of Justice
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - newstarget.com
Seven weeks after the posting of a podcast that examines the FBIs corruption and cover-up regarding the Mandalay Bay shooting in Las Vegas, YouTube has threatened to censor the Health Ranger channel for obvious political purposes. Its part of the worsen
Google Hiring 10,000 Certified Morons to Further Throttle Free Speech
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - theburningplatform.com
FUCK GOOGLE and Their SCUM EMPLOYEES!! Thus endeth my commentary and pic posting. Enjoy the article below google is worse than you think. Say hello to your worst nightmare having these geniuses decide what is, and is not, true.
Bitcoin: Evidence Points To The NSA As Its Original Engineer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, government, ethics, media, news, politics, lies, usa, bitcoin, NSA, digital currency means totalitarian cont, back doors, computers and internet, engineer, cryptocurrency )

Ricardo
- 53 minutes ago - technocracy.news
While some will say that the following article is somewhat speculative (TN included), how speculative is Bitcoin itself as people mortgage their homes to buy it? Regardless, the fact remains that the NSA did write a major paper on cryptocurrency...
Pocketed U.S. Politicians Exposed: The Most Powerful Criminal Organization in The World   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - youtube.com
In this exclusive video Newsbud documents and exposes the most powerful criminal organization in the world that is hiding in plain sight, headquartered in the United States. Very few people are even aware of its existence, despite the fact this organizat
A $21 Trillion Global Pandoras Kitty?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economic Collapse )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - dissidentvoice.org
As US federal debt approaches $21 trillion in a matter of months, an eye-popping equivalent amount seems to have gone cumulatively missing from government coffers over the past two decades.
Guantanamo Bay Prison Using Banned Torture Methods: UN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, government, military, news, politics, terrorism, usa, Guantanamo Bay, prison, torture, interrogation techniques, UN, Human Rights Violations )

Ricardo
- 48 minutes ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
The "enhanced interrogation techniques" include waterboarding, walling, sleep deprivation, dietary manipulation and cramped confinement. Guantanamo Bay detention camp is still torturing prisoners using techniques that have been outlawed since...
DonâEUR(TM)t Reauthorize NSA Spying in a Must-Pass Funding Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, congress, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, propaganda, terrorism, military, NSA, spying and surveillance, funding bill, EFF, activists, privacy violations, totalitarians rulers, liberty must prevail )

Ricardo
- 44 minutes ago - eff.org
The next two weeks will be a flurry of activity in Congress. Before they can leave for the holidays, our government mustâEUR"at minimumâEUR"pass at least one bill to keep the government running and also decide what to do about a controversial NSA spying..
 

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