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Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign as DNC Chair as Email Scandal Rocks Democrats
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, US elections 2016, US politics, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
The chair of the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, has announced her resignation on the eve of the party's convention. She had already been asked not to speak at the convention yesterday.
Julian Assange on Releasing DNC Emails That Ousted Debbie Wasserman Schultz
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Julian Assange, Democracy Now, hacked, emails, Hillary Clinton, DNC )

Dandelion
- 18 hours ago - democracynow.org
Where does one start for this summary? Just listen to the video or read the transcript for those who prefer or can't access video.
New Leak Shows DNC Officials Tried to Destroy Bernie Sanders Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DNC, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Bernie Sanders, establishment newspapers, Hillary Clinton, unfair election, emails leaked )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - usuncut.com
The emails show an unprecedented level of collusion between top party officials and political reporters at establishment newspapers, as well as DNC staffers obviously favoring Hillary Clinton while devising ways to attack Bernie Sanders.
FULL SPEECH: Bernie Sanders Addresses Delegates in Philadelphia (PLUS - JANE SANDERS COMMENT) - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, DNC full speech )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - youtube.com
Boos when he suggests votes for Clinton. At 21:39 listen as Jane Sanders whispers to her husband (though the mic is still on) the words "They dont know your name is being put in nomination, that's the concern." WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?! Listen for yourself
TAKE ACTION: Save Our Post Office
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Postal Service, post office )

Dogan
- 23 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
1. Repeal HR 6407 the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act. The Congressional Bill that requires the post office to prefund retiree healthcare benefits 75 years in advance. It also defines how a postal facility is to be closed.
It's Official - Bernie Sanders' Name Will Be Placed in Nomination at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., politics, news, media, government, ethics, elections, democrats, constitution, candidates, DNC, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Nomination, candidate, 2016 presidential election, Jane Sanders )

Darren
- 13 hours ago - usuncut.com
Jane Sanders had a hot mic moment during Bernie Sanders' DNC speech, which prompted massive speculation among pundits and supporters after hearing what she said.
Bernie Sanders Supporters Form MASSIVE Class Action Lawsuit Against The DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DNC, dishonesty, ethics, americans )

Rob
- 1 day ago - bipartisanreport.com
There are millions of people in the U.S. who gave money to Bernie 2016. Those people may now have grounds to sue the DNC.
Robert Reich Horrified By TrumpâEUR(TM)s Speech: The Most Negative Acceptance Speech I Have Ever Heard
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential candidates, Republicans, Donald Trump )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
"If you look actually at what he has said, he wants the biggest tax cut for the wealthy in history and how is he going to afford that at the same time he delivers everything else he is talking about?" Reich asked.
Bernie Sanders Rips Trump For Behaving Like a Dictator Who Doesn't Understand the Constitution At All
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential election, Donald Trump, voters )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Donald Trump still believes a large amount of Sanders supporters - "millions of Democrats" - will board the the Trump train any day now.
Add Your Name to Tell California's Legislature and Governor Brown: Fight Big Secret Money in Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Citizens United, dark money, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 10 hours ago - signforgood.com
Due to the devastating Citizens United Supreme Court decision, astounding amounts of hidden special-interest money in elections continues to threaten our democracy.
5 Appalling Right Wing Moments This Week: The Crazy Bar Just Got Much Much Higher After the RNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alex Jones, Ann Coulter, Ben Carson, Bigotry, Campaign 2016, David Duke, Donald Trump, General Michael Flynn, GOP Hate, GOP Lies, InsaniTEA, Jeffery Lord, Racism, Sarah Palin, Steve King )

Lynn
- 18 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Almost every week, Republicans join a competition to see who can say the most outlandish things, and in the process, they push the envelope on just how awful InsaniTEA can become.
Trump's Son as Secretary of Interior...HELL NO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, republicans )

Rudica
- 15 hours ago - blog.humanesociety.org
"he chooses killing elephants and leopards over hitting a golf ball.
10 Scandalous Facts Revealed By The DNC Leaks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, scandals, favoritism, media, ethics, e-mail, Bernie Sanders, donations )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - listverse.com
If 2016 has taught us anything, it's that emails and the Democratic Party go together like nitro and glycerin. Over the weekend, yet another email-based scandal exploded, sending shockwaves through the Dems.
From The Guardian: 50 Shades Of Trump On The Stump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Fascism, americans, corruption, ethics, Govtfearmongering, lies, republicans, usa )

Fiona
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
We canâEUR(TM)t pretend to be surprised at the rise of the Tangerine Mussolini. Over the last few years, the world has had a torrid love affair with fascism.
Farewell to TrumpâEUR(TM)s Convention: The "EWWW!!!" Factor
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Creepy, EWWW, Incest, Ivanka )

Joanne
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Possibly more than you ever wanted to know about Donald Drumpf and family.
OP-ED: Facing Down Trump's Demagoguery: Lessons From Weimar Germany
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, elections, Trump, demagogue, usa, candidates )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - truth-out.org
Donald Trump is not the first authoritarian demagogue who could take power and undermine constitutional government in the US or Europe
How Progressive Is Elizabeth Warren?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren - SELLOUT? )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - therealnews.com
America's second favorite Senator has been campaigning for Hillary Clinton for weeks now after having said almost nothing about Bernie Sanders, which has some voters asking where her allegiance really lies
DNC LIVE STREAM: Watch Democratic National Convention Online
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic Convention, live streaming, americans, candidates, democrats, elections, government, media, news, politics, republicans, usa, Internet )

Frank
- 11 hours ago - heavy.com
How can you watch the Democratic National Convention online, for free, without cable? We have all the options here for streaming the big events, which starts at 4:30 p.m. Eastern
The Sorry State of Corporate Taxes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corporate Taxes )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - ctj.org
What Fortune 500 Firms Pay (or DonâEUR(TM)t Pay) in the USA And What they Pay Abroad âEUR" 2008 to 2012 Not much has changed as of this posting either.
   

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