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US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, corruption, abuse, lies, Trump, propaganda, republicans )

Mitchell
- 19 hours ago - commondefensepac.org
Trump has set up a call-in center for people to report having been attacked by aliens! Please take action to help Common Defense to have a "healthy" impact upon it!
Ban Horse Slaughter Forever
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: horse slaughter, banning, americans, congress, government, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - secure.aspca.org
The slaughter of horses for human consumption is a barbaric and completely unnecessary act
Bill to License 'Baby Jails' as Child Care Facilities Clears First Legislative Hurdle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigrant detention, Immigration, private prisons, Texas Legislature )

Judy
- 1 day ago - texasobserver.org
SB 1018 would effectively lower Texas' standards for family detention centers in order to license for-profit jails as child care facilities. For example, the bill would allow DFPS to permit minors to share a room with unrelated adults...
The Democrats Delivered One Thing in The Past 100 Days - Disappointment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Cornel West, Democratic Party, Trump Administration, disappointment, turbulent times )

Dandelion
- 19 hours ago - theguardian.com
As the first 100 days of the plutocratic and militaristic Trump administration draw to a close, one truth has been crystal clear; the Democratic party lacks the vision, discipline and leadership to guide progressives in these turbulent times.
Latest Republican Trumpcare Proposal Has An Exemption. It Exempts Them From Trumpcare.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lying liars, republicans, corruption )

Rob
- 18 hours ago - dailykos.com
Pre-existing conditions will basically be gone in Trumpcare 2.0, courtesy of the latest amendment added by Congressional Republicans. The amendment was added to get the Freedom Caucus to support the bill.
Republicans in Congress Push for Religious Liberty Executive Order
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: religion, Church-State Separation, gays, lesbians, LGBTQ, discrimination, Trump regime )

Freya
- 1 day ago - azcentral.com
Dozens of Republican lawmakers are asking President Trump to scale back Obama-era protections for gays and lesbians in order to make good on a campaign promise to protect religious liberty.
Top Pentagon Watchdog Launches Investigation Into Money That Michael Flynn Received From Foreign Groups
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: necons, republicans, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 14 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The Pentagon inspector general launched an investigation into Gen. Michael Flynn over payments he accepted from foreign governments.
Trumps Tax Cuts Ignore History And Arithmetic To Make The Rich Richer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence to govern, republicans, neofascists )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - newsweek.com
Examining the history of tax cuts and tax increases since Reagan indisputably undercuts the arguments by these Republicans for all but the most rabid ideologues.
Noam Chomsky: The Republican Party Is the 'Most Dangerous Organization in World History'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, GOP, right-wing, ecological destruction, greed, economic injustice, global warming, climate change, war )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
Outlandish? Well, no. "The party is dedicated to racing as rapidly as possible to destruction of organized human life. There is no historical precedent for such a stand."
Michael Flynn in His Very Own Deep Trouble?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, military, propaganda, government, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, crime, lies, ethics )

Mitchell
- 14 hours ago - alternet.org
Mr. Patriot himself, on the take from foreign govt's and breaking the law?
Congressman Bought Pharma Stock, Pushed Bill That Could Help It, and Bought More
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: neofascist, republicans, corruption )

Rob
- 13 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
Chris Collins put millions into a drug maker seeking FDA approval. Then he wrote legislation speeding drug approval.
Watergate Journalist Carl Bernstein on Trump-Russia Investigation: Oh My God, There Is a Cover-Up Going on
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, republicans, neofascists )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - independent.co.uk
Mr Bernstein says that investigators are very concerned about an active cover-up.
Man Makes Millions Supplying Bomb Shelters to People Afraid of Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, bomb shelters, war, nuclear war, USA )

Philippa
- 12 hours ago - msn.com
Clyde Scott didn't expect to be so busy or so popular. He started building underground bunkers during the Obama administration for clients who feared the government would take away their property and their guns.
Ryan Likely to Get Rolled on Tax Reform
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence to govern, republicans, corruption )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - politico.com
After the collapse of health care reform last month, the White House is prepared to take the reins on the speakers pet issue.
A Display of Unbelievable Ignorance: In a Real Country With a Real President, Trumps AP Interview Would Destroy Him
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence for office, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - salon.com
Our president thinks the Pentagon is a company, terrorism was a recent invention and 9/11 was a ratings coup.
Take Action: Contact Congress to Act for a Moral Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, moral budget, troops, war )

Dogan
- 30 minutes ago - cqrcengage.com
FAN's Executive Director and other faith leaders were arrested on Monday as they called for a budget that protects the poor and vulnerable of this country. "Don't pour more money into our country's militarized approach to foreign"
TennesseeâEUR(TM)s Billionaire Governor Works With His Corporate Buddies to Privatize Government Jobs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, media, Tennessee, corporate, privatization scheme )

Ricardo
- 13 hours ago - theintercept.com
TennesseeâEUR(TM)s state government has inked a sweetheart deal with a company linked to the stateâEUR(TM)s billionaire governor to privatize thousands of facilities and management jobs at colleges, prisons, and other public buildings. ItâEUR(TM)s being touted...
Love Your (Immigrant) Neighbor? Let Congress Know.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border wall, immigrants, usa, congress )

Dogan
- 9 minutes ago - p2a.co
Policies that wall off America, separate families, and abandon those in need are contrary to our nationâEUR(TM)s values of family unity, fairness, and equality. Tell congress to oppose funding for a border wall, deportation force & detention centers
   

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