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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 3/20/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 10 hours ago -
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.
PETITION - Tell the Department of the Interior: No Drilling or Seismic Exploration in the Arctic Refuge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of the Interior, no drilling, seismic exploration, government, republicans, trmuabuse, americans, corruption, usa )

- 14 hours ago -
Republicans have been hell bent on drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for decades. Thanks to Trump and the Trump Tax Scam, they now have their chance. They are moving at lightning speed
PETITION - Success: Gov. Rick Scott Signs Gun Control Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: success, Governor Rick Scott, gun control bill, florida, law, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: Applaud FloridaâEUR(TM)s new gun control legislation recently passed into law.
Betsy Devos Is Now Fighting the Union of the Education Department
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Betsy Devos, Education Department, collective bargaining, union busting )

- 1 day ago -
You can not even call it a collective bargaining agreement because it was not collective, it was not bargained, and there was no agreement.
UPDATE: Maryland School Shooting Ended, Assailant Shot Dead By Armed, Trained Guard
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, children, crime, culture, education, freedoms, government, humans, murder, police, politics, rights, society, violence, safety )

- 14 hours ago -
St. Mary Co. Sheriff Tim Cameron on shooting at Great Mills HS: shooting happened in hallway; shooter, a student, fired at a female student, another was student hit. Armed school resource ofc, a deputy, exchanged shots w/ shooter; shooter & female student
The 15 Most Polarizing US Presidents, According to Political Scientists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, Bush, candidates, Clinton, democrats, economy, elections, government, Johnson, Nixon, Obama, politics, Reagan, republicans, usa )

- 13 hours ago -
A survey published last month asked 170 current and former members of the American Political Science Association to rank up to five presidents they believed to be the most polarizing. Presidents Donald Trump and Barack Obama are among the most
ACTION ALERT - FDA Threatens Homeopathy âEUR" Congressional Action Needed
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, news, usa, FDA, homeopathy, congress, activists needed, protecting Big Pharma agenda and profit )

- 1 day ago -
The FDA wants to up-end the homeopathic industryâEUR"because itâEUR(TM)s become too popular. Help us stop this insanity! Action Alert! The FDA has tossed out the guidance that previously governed homoeopathy and has proposed a new framework that threatens...
Join Nearly 200 Former Members of Congress in Declaring That It Is Time for Elected Leaders to Put Country Above Party
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: party politics, democracy, greed, corruption, petitions )

- 8 hours ago -
American democracy is in crisis. "The consent of the governed" has been replaced by well-financed powerful factions, and the ceaseless pursuit of money by our elected officials.
Abbass Craven Response to the US UNRWA Cuts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US UNRWA Cuts, UNWRA, full rights of refugees and the right of, occupied Palestine, end all U.S. aid to ISRAEL, zionism, Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), news, children, americans, activists, news, media, politics, world, violence, usa )

- 16 hours ago -
Palestinians around the world should prepare to protest any future agreement between the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and Israel that retracts the full rights of refugees and the right of return.
Report Abuse & Neglect to Authorities - Equip for Equality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOTING, gotv, disabled )

- 10 hours ago -
Where do I report abuse, neglect or exploitation? For any individual with a disability age 18 or older living in a group home, Community Integrated Living Arrangement (CILA), day or residential program licensed or funded by the D.H.S.. tODAY GOTV!
Chinese Corporation Alibaba Joins Group Ghostwriting American Laws
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, government, ethics, freedoms, cover-up, politics, propaganda, lies, media, news, usa, china, Ali Baba, corporations, ghostwriting, laws, silent and quiet invasion )

- 6 hours ago -
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has joined the American Legislative Exchange Council, a private group set up for corporations and other interest groups to ghostwrite legislation sponsored by legislators in state capitols around the country....
The NSA Worked to Track Down Bitcoin Users, Snowden Documents Reveal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, military, politics, government, ethics, freedoms, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, constitution, media, NSA-CIA spying and tracking, bitcoin users, Snowden docs, reports and memo, OAKSTAR, corporation partnerships, MONKEYROCKET, surveillance )

- 6 hours ago -
Internet paranoiacs drawn to bitcoin have long indulged fantasies of American spies subverting the booming, controversial digital currency. Increasingly popular among get-rich-quick speculators, bitcoin started out as a high-minded project to....
Connecticut Lawmakers May Extend Seatbelt Law to Backseat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: connecticut, cars, seatbelts, driving, laws )

- 16 hours ago -
A bill that unanimously cleared the General Assembly's Public Health Committee would require all backseat passengers to buckle up, instead of only front-seat passengers and children under age 16 âEUR" no matter where they are sitting.
Raleigh Police Demands That Google Provide User Data For ALL People Near Crime Scenes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, news, usa, terrorism, Raleigh, police, Google, user data, surveillance, crime scenes, privacy violations, police state, tyranny, technocrats )

- 6 hours ago -
Technocrat police in Raleigh know that Google has location data on virtually everyone in society, so they are demanding the release of data on every person in geographic proximity of certain crime scenes. This dragnet-style policing is patently...

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