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US Politics & Gov't

The Dubious Friends of Donald Trump   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dutch documentary, Zembla, Donald Trump, Russia )

- 1 day ago -
An excellent Dutch documentary that connects many dots.
Stop Flint From Putting Tax Liens on Thousands of Residents Over Water Bills! (PETITION)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Michigan, Flint, poisoned water, tax liens, water bills, estimated underpayment, petition )

- 6 hours ago -
More than 8,000 residents in Flint, Mich., are facing possible tax liens against their homes over unpaid added charge on water bills. That's right - because people are not paying for poisoned water, they may be facing homelessness.
Trump to Propose Big Cuts to Safety-Net in New Budget, Slashing Medicaid and Opening Door to Other Limits!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumps budget, cuts to Medicaid, cuts to welfare )

- 18 hours ago -
trump outlines his first proposed budget, it's harsh & heartless, hitting the poor, elderly, minorities, women & rural citizens hard, damaging arts, culture, science & the environment... only the military gains much.
50 Terrible Ideas That Could Become Law If Trump Is Impeached and Pence Becomes President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 16 hours ago -
If we force Trump out of the Oval Office, we could be out of the frying pan and into the fire. Better to focus on local/state political races and flipping as many Congressional seats to blue in special elections and in 2018.
Billionaires Lay Siege to State Governments
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ALEC, billionaires, jim hightower, State Government, corruption, buying our government )

- 17 hours ago -
It is no coincidence that such a large flock of corporatists and right-wing ideologues now roost in state offices, nor that they keep pushing exactly the same anti-people rhetoric and tactics.
Bill Maher Is Not as Progressive as You Think
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bill Maher, establishment Democrats, purists, money in politics, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, emails )

- 1 day ago -
Maher has changed over the past couple of years into just another cheerleader for establishment Democrats. He dedicated his new rules segment to once again attack progressives he calls purists because they have the nerve to stand up to money in politics.
Sunday Fun - Let There Be Light
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Light Brigade, Light Show, Robin Bell, Trump Hotel )

- 20 hours ago -
A Post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Up to the minute and much appreciated humor.
Trump's Wall Threatens 93 Endangered Species
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, border wall, Endangered Species, usa, government, republicans )

- 1 day ago -
"Trump's border wall is a disaster for people and wildlife alike," Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity, said. "It could drive magnificent species like the jaguar and ocelot to extinction in USA
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, presidents, americans, democracy )

- 10 hours ago -
Ask Past Presidents to Urge Congress to Launch Independent Investigation Only a fully independent inquiry can resolve the crisis and avert lasting damage to our American democracy.
Flynn Will Take the Fifth!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, cover-up, corruption, ethics, elections, republicans, abuse, congress, dishonesty )

- 1 hour ago -
Flynn continues to exude the smell of guilt!
Bill Introduced Allowing Cancellation Of Over $1 Trillion In Student Debt Through Bankruptcy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 13 hours ago -
Courtesy of Sov Man's Simon Black, here are several of the most bizarre legal anecdotes to take place in the US and around the globe over the past week, staring with a bill currently making its way through Congress, which is seeking to wipe out over $1 tr
Black Congressman Calls for Trump's Impeachment and Gets Threats of Lynching
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, President, impeachment, lynching threats, black congressman, politics )

- 3 hours ago -
U.S. Rep. Al Green said the phone calls came in not long after he called for the impeachment of President Trump.
Philippines' Duterte Flies to Russia in Blow to USA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Philippines, Russia, Duterte, Trump, Duterte visits Russia )

- 1 hour ago -
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte flies to Russia on Monday to meet his hero, seek arms and steer his nation's foreign policy course further away from longtime ally the United States.

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