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US Politics & Gov't

In Texas, You Can Vote With a Concealed Handgun License--But Not a Student ID
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, voter ID's, Texas, dishonesty, ethics, elections, freedoms, government, politics, news, corruption, republicans, abuse )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - newrepublic.com
Texans casting a ballot on Monday, when early voting begins, will need to show one of seven forms of photo ID. A concealed handgun license is okay, but a student ID isn't.
Justice Ginsburg Admits to Keeping Stash of 'Notorious RBG' Shirts to Give to Friends (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court, 'Notorious R.B.G.', popularity, Americans, good news, government, ethics, elections, media, news, politics )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - rawstory.com
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg acknowledged her Internet popularity as the "Notorious RBG," Sunday night in an interview with NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg, saying she keeps "quite a large supply" of t-shirts bearing her face.
City Files Lawsuit Against Activists for Putting Money in Expired Parking Meters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption )

Mike
- 1 day ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
For years, groups of Keene residents known as "Robin Hooders" have walked the streets filling expired parking meters with their own money, in order to save people from getting parking tickets. The city filed a lawsuit against them for this activity.
Tell the Senate to Stand Up to the NRA on Ebola
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ebola, petitions, health, Surgeon Gneral, Vivek Murthy, NRA )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
With Fox News spewing blatant misinformation with a shameful "racial component" to whip Americans into a frenzy about the Ebola virus, it would be useful to have a high-ranking public health official who could calmly and authoritatively communicate...
Why Anyone in the South Would Continue to Vote Republican After Seeing This Map Defies Logic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance, republicans, oppression, depression, racism, dishonesty, corruption, bushadministration, abuse, bush, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, healthcare, ethics, elections )

Jason
- 3 hours ago - dailykos.com
We all know that life is miserable under a republican, we hate you congress but all these people know is republican oppression and welfare!
TELL HULU: STOP ANTI-CHOICE CENSORSHIP!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, NARAL, Hulu, ads, censorship, petitions )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - prochoiceamerica.org
Hulu has rejected (twice!) an ad that educates voters about an anti-abortion ballot measure in Colorado because they say it's "political" and "controversial." But Hulu airs political ads all the time. It's outrageous that they're singling out one about..
DHS Official Caught Selling US Citizenship to Illegals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Immigration, Citizenship, undocumented, amnesty )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - godfatherpolitics.com
"Nguyen was, as one person put it, holding a fire sale on US citizenship. She was caught selling citizenship and legal residency status papers to illegals for thousands of dollars."
We're Doing Almost Nothing To Protect Local Translators In Iraq And Afghanistan ~ VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Oliver, Afghanistan, Iraq, translators, interpreters, military, immigration red tape, protection, government, ethics, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - digg.com
Translators who have aided the U.S. military in Afghanistan and Iraq are in great danger in their home countries, but red tape is making it impossible for many of them to leave. John Oliver interviews Mohammad, one translator who made it out.
Tell the Senate to Pass Five Anti-Trafficking Bills | TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate, five anti-trafficking bills, exploited children, Covenant House, petition )

Judy
- 5 hours ago - covenanthouse.org
While many people assume that the sex trafficking of children is an international issue, you probably know this is FALSE. In reality, the trafficking industry is deeply rooted in the underbelly of American society.
Contacting Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, congress, americans )

Patrice
- 1 day ago - contactingthecongress.org
This site links you to contact pages for Senators and Congress members. Please add it to your favorites bar. Use it frequently. Petitions can accomplish a great deal. However, personal emails/letters make a VERY powerful statement. Contact Congress.
Shadow Facts About Shadow Government
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - warisacrime.org
We live in an age in which the most important facts are not seriously disputed and also not seriously known or responded to... These facts are well-established, yet virtually incomprehensible to a typical U.S. news consumer. So, if they can be repeated br
Lies My Country Told Me - A Day In The Life: I Saw the News Today, Oh Boy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, government, congress, republicans, democrats, propaganda )

Fred
- 1 day ago - blogtalkradio.com
From the threat of Ebola, the ISIS problem, looming midterms, the continued, disenfranchisement of voters and the completely inane, yet somewhat entertaining, antics of the GOP, have made for a busy week. Please join Fred and Marg, on BTR's, Lies My CoI
The Surveillance State How the Government Silences Witnesses
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State, Imperialism, Fascism )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - brasschecktv.com
How the government keeps people quiet - from someone who experienced it first hand. One example of thousands...
Silencing Journalists - Terminally
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - brasschecktv.com
Remember journalist Michael Hastings?... Hastings death was a warning, of course other reporters are going to take heed.
Obama Administration Quietly Prepares 'Surge' Of Millions Of New Illegal Alien Immigrant IDs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Immigration, amnesty, Obama, corruption, undocumented )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - breitbart.com
"Unnoticed until now, a draft solicitation for bids issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Oct. 6 says potential vendors must be capable of handling a "surge" scenario of 9 million id cards in one year "to support possible future.."
   

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