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Stop Trump From Starting a Nuclear War PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump, nuclear war, americans, congress, government, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Stop Trump from starting a nuclear war Just days ago, Donald Trump shocked the nation with his flagrant disregard for national security. While hosting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at his Florida resort...
RUN DNC - A Time To Share Your Voice - Vote Here
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: RUN DNC, Sam Ronon, vote online, Democratic leadership, DNC, progressive )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - rundnc.herokuapp.com
Submit your endorsement in our national poll, and then email or send a postcard to your representatives to let them know whom you would like to see as the next chair.
EXTREMELY URGENT - ONE MIN EMAIL NEEDED NOW! White House MUST Intervene to Restore USDA Online Databases!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USDA, SAEN, e-mail White House, OPEN WORLDWIDE )

Rosie
- 14 hours ago - whitehouse.gov
EXTREMELY URGENT - ONE MIN EMAIL NEEDED NOW! White House MUST intervene to restore USDA Online Databases! MESSAGE White House directly: www.whitehouse.gov/contact#page
We Oppose H.R. 610 Choices in Education Act of 2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education cuts, free lunch program, children, poverty )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - thenewsblurb.net
We oppose block grants and voucher programs in our nationâEUR(TM)s educational system. We support the free lunch program in schools for children in need and nutrition standards for public schools. We stand against the Trump/DeVos agenda to privatize...
Senator Perdue: Hold A Town Hall!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senators, US Senate, Georgia, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
Thousands of Georgians are trying to reach you every day, Senator Perdue. We call, we email, we write posts on social media, we show up at your office. Your lack of response leads us to believe that you don't care about what we think.
Dene Nation Chief Responds to Trumps Insulting Pocahontas Remarks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Dene Chief Bill Erasmus, President Trump, disrespect, immigrants, original people, Indian blood )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - bsnorrell.blogspot.com
President Trump is descendant of immigrants and should be thankful to Native Americans rather than mocking the original people with disrespect. Elizabeth Warrens claim of having Indian blood is nothing to be ridiculed both she and Pocahontas influential.
Rancid Interference
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse of power, GOP Crimes, Republican Reich, resist, video )

TomCat
- 2 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Trump Just Openly Attacked the FBI for Refusing to Kill Russia Investigation.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, cover-up, corruption )

Dot
- 7 hours ago - usuncut.com
"TOTAL BALONEY" - {the outcry of our Tweeting Pres.}
Arizona GOPers Push Bill to Make Protest Planners Into Criminals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Wayne
- 23 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
The only meaningful change, then, is that treating a riot like a racketeering offense allows police to charge anyone involved in planning or convening a group of protesters.
ItâEUR(TM)s Time for Action on CEO Pay Disclosure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CEO pay, Trump administration, Wall Street )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
We deserve to know how much more CEOs make than a typical worker. Tell the SEC and the Trump Administration to show some backbone and stand up to Wall Street.
Ivanka Trump Pushes $500 Billion Child Care Subsidy Plan.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

Angie
- 4 hours ago - csmonitor.com
Critics argue that low-income families would not be able to take advantage of the benefit.
Open Thread - 2/24/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 2 hours ago - politicsplus.org
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.
Why We Could Be on the Verge of a Constitutional Apocalypse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, GOP, amendments, laws, oppression, Democrats, progressives, constitutional convention, threats to liberty, threats to democracy )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - alternet.org
If Republicans get full control of a few more State Houses, they will have the frightening power to amend the Constitution into their own authoritarian image.
Militarized Police Just Evicted The Sioux Tribe From Standing Rock At Gunpoint
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, lies, military, politics, propaganda, republicans, trump, DAPL, ETP, Federal authorities, raid, eviction, Oceti Sakowin camp, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Standing Rock Sioux Nation )

Rosemary
- 18 hours ago - occupydemocrats.com
Federal authorities have begun their raid to evict the water protectors from the Oceti Sakowin camp, and the images coming out of the protest site are extremely disturbing. History is repeating itself as heavily militarized United States law
Poll: Majority of Voters Oppose Border Wall, ObamaCare Repeal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voters issues, americans, government )

Rob
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
A majority of voters in the U.S. are opposed to several policies proposed by President Trump and congressional Republicans.
FBI Rejects White House Request to Debunk Russia Stories
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump administration, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 22 hours ago - businessinsider.com
The FBI reportedly rejected a White House request to debunk stories about alleged communications between Russian operatives and people within President Donald Trumps inner circle.
Trump on Deportations: 'It's a Military Operation'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: deportations, military operation, Department of Homeland Security, trump, #notmypresident, National Guard )

Rosemary
- 21 hours ago - cnn.com
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump, meeting with business leaders at the White House on Thursday, described his administration's moves to deport undocumented immigrants as a "military operation," a label that runs counter to what his administration
White House Was Warned Flynn Could Be Blackmailed By Russia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Flynn, open to blackmail )

Rosie
- 14 hours ago - linkis.com
The Justice Department warned the Trump administration last month that Michael Flynn misled administration officials regarding his communications with the Russian ambassador to the United States and was potentially vulnerable to blackmail by Russia,
Trump Bars Whole Spate of Outlets From White House Briefing in Act of Pure Authoritarianism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, journalists, newspapers, press, bans )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and several others were all denied access.
Private Prisons Back In Mix For Federal Inmates As Sessions Rescinds Order
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption )

Wayne
- 7 hours ago - npr.org
Prisons should never, under any circumstance, be run for profit. See comment.
White House: Feds Will Step Up Marijuana Law Enforcemen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP hypocrisy )

David
- 6 hours ago - cnn.com
just more hypocrisy, GOP all about "states rights" when the states agree with them (healthcare, abortion, gay rights), but not when it doesn't......
Maybe Bestest GOP Senator Ever Susan Collins Can Get Trumps Taxes For Us!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans )

Angie
- 4 hours ago - wonkette.com
The committee could ultimately subpoena Trumps tax returns, after being asked directly about the subject by the program host. Democrats say that TrumpâEUR(TM)s tax returns would reveal any business dealings he or his companies have in Russia.
CNN, New York Times Barred From White House Press Briefing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, freedoms )

Carol
- 2 hours ago - ajc.com
The truth remains unacceptable to Trump and his administration...
U.S. International Trade Commission Lies About Trade Surpliuses
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, trade, lies, NAFTA, jobs, job loss, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, troops, military, usa, SupremeCourt, government )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - yahoo.com
Don't think so? Go into almost any retail store, home improvement, department, etc nd 70-80 % of the products or more are made in China,Mexico,Israel,Taiwan, Ireland,Thailand,India,Cambodie etc etc. The closest you find is 'assembled in USA"
Why the Christian Right Is Rejoicing Under Trump's Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, absolutists, religion, extremists, gag rule, Betsy Devos, Neil Gorsuch, Jerry Falwell Jr. )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
Between Betsy DeVos and Jeff Sessions, the Trump presidency is a paradise for the Christian Right.
Why Kansas' Fiscal Implosion Is Bad News for Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Kansas, Governor Brownback, conservatives, Republicans, GOP, economics, economy )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - motherjones.com
An ambitious effort by a Republican governor to drastically cut his state's taxes is crumbling - and that's a bad omen for Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress who are hoping to slash tax rates at the national level.
Michael Moore Issues Terrifying Warning: "It Will Be as Bad or Worse" Than You Think
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, videos, interviews, EPA, education, tyranny, oppression )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
In an interview with Don Lemon Thursday, filmmaker Michael Moore said that he wasn't shocked by what President Donald Trump has done in the first month of his presidency.
Someone Please Ask Donald Trump This Simple Question About Russia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Russia )

Judy
- 11 minutes ago - theintercept.com
"The administration should be asked this question until they answer it fully. I'm going to try to make that happen."
   

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