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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 12/3/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 6 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 4 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.
Friday Fun - "Roy G. Biv" Threads a Rainbow
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Embroidery, Gabriel Dawe, Rainbows, Thread )

- 1 day ago -
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog, and a very colorful post at that. :-)
Trump Team Says He Supports Construction of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, lies, politics, republicans, propaganda, President Elect Donald Trump, DAPL, Energy Transfer Partners, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Oceti Sakowin, The Great Sioux Nation, supporters, Veterans for Peace )

- 22 hours ago -
WASHINGTON âEUR" President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not the billionaire businessmanâEUR(TM)s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline ...
Tell President Obama: Dismantle NSEERS to Obstruct Trump Muslim Registry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Muslim, Trump, NSEERS, National Security Entry-Exit Registratio, Obama )

- 1 day ago -
Do not allow Trump to restart a xenophobic Bush-era program called the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, or NSEERS. Trump advisers are already considering this move. Help block the Muslim registry.
TAKE ACTION: Petition: DoJ Observers At Standing Rock
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, military, politics, terrorism, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Senator Bernie Saunders, Department of Justice, Human Rights Violations )

- 23 hours ago -
Sign: demand that the Department of Justice listen to Senator Bernie Sanders and send observers to defend the water protectors' rights to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.Peaceful protestors at Standing Rock have faced numerous human rights violations
Trump Speaks To Taiwan's President, Reversing Decades Of U.S. Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: orange menace, trump, radical, Taiwan, China, U.S. policy )

- 22 hours ago -
For the LOVE of the WORLD, PLEASE read and SHARE!!!!
Flag Crusader Donald Trump Does Not Know What The 13 Stripes Represent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance of facts, politics, u.s., republicans )

- 1 day ago -
In an interview last year, Trump said that flag burning should be illegal and remarked, People burning the flag, I donâEUR(TM)t like them in this country.
Trump's Big Con: Watch His Supporters Become Disillusioned as He Can't Deliver on the Miracles He Promised
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Carrier, lies, promises, employment, labor, jobs, President Trump )

- 12 hours ago -
The Carrier con is just the start. Voters are about to learn they've been hoodwinked.
Stop the Medicare Deep Freeze - PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare attack, Australia, turnbull POS government )

- 25 minutes ago -
The turnbull govt is attacking Medicare again!!! PLEASE SIGN!
Veterans Arrive at Standing Rock to Act as 'Human Shields' for Water Protectors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Veterans arrive at Standing Rock )

- 4 hours ago -
"I signed up to serve my country and my people."
Trump Formally Announces Support for the Dakota Access Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump )

- 4 hours ago -
President-Elect Donald Trump formally announced Thursday his support for the completion of the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Trump Allies in Battleground States Rush to Stop Jill Stein's Recount Efforts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, congress, dishonesty, elections, freedoms, ethics, propaganda, war )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago -
"Lawyers and super PACs in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania file federal lawsuits to halt or block efforts, some already underway." Peace.
World's Largest Methanol Refinery to Be Built Along the Columbia River
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Chinese Methane Plane )

- 4 hours ago -
Communities on the frontlines of fossil fuel development are taking a stand against dangerous fossil fuel projects. The Chinese government is planning to build the world's largest methane plant in Kalama, WA
EPA Watered Down Major Fracking Study to Downplay Water Contamination Risks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA - lying bunch of bastards )

- 2 hours ago -
A stunning new report from Marketplace and APM Reports reveals that top U.S. EPA officials made critical, last-minute changes to the agency's major fracking assessment to soft-pedal clear evidence that fracking is dangerous
Donald Trump's Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rights, religion, education, children, culture, society, politics, abuse, ethics, usa, politics )

- 49 minutes ago -
Religion plays a major role in the way Betsy DeVos thinks about education.spoke at a 2001 conference withhusband,Dick,about using educational philanthropy to promote their conservative Christian worldview to children.A conference hosted by TheGathering
Former US Ambassador: Trump 'Winging It' With Taiwan Call
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, government, elections, world, china )

- 42 minutes ago -
"It was an example of what is all too often happening now with this incoming administration, this tendency to wing it," he told Burnett. "What I'm concerned about is that rather than acknowledge a mistake, they will double down on it."
Keith Ellison's Disinformation Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats )

- 3 hours ago -
Confronted by his own words and facing a direct threat to his bid to become the next Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairman, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison flagrantly lied Thursday.
The Good Fight
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Flint and Nestle's )

- 3 hours ago -
In FlintâEUR"and everywhereâEUR"weâEUR(TM)re standing up for public health and the environment. Those bottles all have the Nestle's name on them. The mayor called on Nestle's to supply water for city council and the city elites when the scandal broke
Trump's Tax Nightmare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, u.s. )

- 1 hour ago -
The president elect would have to navigate a staggering tax bill if he eased out of his business empire.
A Cabinet Position for Petraeus; Disciplinary Actions for Broadwell After Affair
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Claire McCaskill, Hillary Clinton, Lindsey Graham, Donald Trump, John McCain, Chris Coons, Jack Reed, Pentagon )

- 1 hour ago -
While former CIA Director David Petraeus is interviewing for a top job in the Trump administration, the woman he had an affair with is facing possible disciplinary actions from the Army.
Sarah Palin Slams Donald Trump's Carrier Deal as 'Crony Capitalism'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, government, elections, economy, business, money, finance, corruption, investors )

- 30 minutes ago -
"Republicans oppose this sinfully stupid practice, remember?" she reminded the president-elect.

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