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Stop Our Infrastructure Crisis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: infrastructure, employment, public investment, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.cheribustos.com
Our nation's infrastructure is crumbling, hurting our economy and making daily life more difficult for many. But Boehner REFUSES to discuss long-term solutions.
Eleanors Hope - Womens Health and Retirement Security   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Eleanor's Hope, Eleanor Roosevelt, social security, medicare, women issues, older women, poverty )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
One in three women are living in or near poverty. Older women face poverty in far greater numbers than older men. This National Initiative is to raise awareness recruit and train new activists and bolster Congressional leaders on womens unique issues.
To Cut Or Not To Cut - That Is NOT The Question   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: austerity, funding cuts, bloated military budget, defense budget, arms, police, War Machine, Prison Industrial Complex, priorities )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Video only a minute and half long. The USA Government is not broke it is broken.
Defense, State Department Documents Reveal Obama Administration Knew That Al Qaeda Terrorists Had Planned Benghazi Attack 10 Day
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, lies, obama, usa, war, Benghazi, murder )

Penny
- 1 day ago - judicialwatch.org
Administration knew three months before the November 2012 presidential election of ISIS plans to establish a caliphate in Iraq Administration knew of arms being shipped from Benghazi to Syria
Tell Congress: Oppose Fast Track for the TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), fast track, petitions, tweets )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.eff.org
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a controversial secret agreement that would undermine online freedoms worldwide by exporting dangerous copyright rules. The White House is trying to bypass debate on the contents of the deal by passing a bill...
Top Democrat Sounds Alarm Bells Over Obama Rhetoric on Islamic State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Islamic State, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, ethics, government, lies, media, obama, propaganda, terrorism )

Penny
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
I don t think weâEUR(TM)re losing the war, but I don t think we re making tremendous progress either, Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told reporters at a breakfast organized by the Christian Science Monitor.
TAKE ACTION WITH SEN. WARREN: Here's What This Fight Is All About
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP. No fast track for TPP, Sen. Warren )

Linda
- 1 day ago - elizabethwarren.com
Sign Senator Elizabeth Warren's Petition. No Fast track For the TPP. Find out why she thinks it's a bad idea and then give her petition your support.
Gift to Multi-National Corporations as Senate Pushes Fast Track Forward
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate pushes TPP )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - commondreams.org
A final vote on Fast Track trade authority could come as soon as Thursday afternoon
Judge Says No to Fracking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Judge says no to fracking )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - ecowatch.com
N. Carolina says no and Texas says yes.
20 Years of Data Reveals That Congress Doesn't Care What You Think.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, ethics, money, money talks, power = money )

Dave
- 18 hours ago - upworthy.com
A scientific study to show that $$$ controls the country, especially Congress.....watch the video if you have 6 minutes
Latest Guilty Pleas Prove Big Bank Criminality 'Rampant,' But Jail Time Non-Existent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Banksters )

Michael
- 17 hours ago - commondreams.org
In announcing settlement, Attorney General Loretta Lynch calls the crimes 'a brazen display of collusion' that caused 'pervasive harm'
TAKE ACTION: Urge Congress to Help End Family Detention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, senate, family detention, refugees )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
Please send a message to your U.S. House and Senate representatives urging them to speak out against family detention. There is no humane way to detain families. Detention facilities expose refugees to undue trauma, including malnutrition and depression
Texas Ban on Fracking Bans Criticized
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas bans fracking legislation )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - oilgasdaily.com
Dear citizen, be afraid, be very afraid...

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, congress, senate, Wall Street Lobbyist )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Congress: Reject the Pentagon Slush Fund Gimmick
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption )

Darren
- 1 day ago - nationalpriorities.org
Reject $ for the Pentagon
Get Ready: Protesters Vow to 'Flood the System' for Climate and Planetary Justice
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: With what do you replace capitalism? )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - commondreams.org
Rising Tide North America calls for mass actions this fall 'to shut down the economic and political systems threatening our survival'
Teamsters Spend Big on Politics While Preparing to Cut Pensions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Teamsters )

Michael
- 23 hours ago - washingtontimes.com
Union tosses cash at lobbying despite retirement shortfalls. Sometimes unions can be as bad as those too big to fail.
Cruel Experiment Proves That Rats Are Empathetic, Humans Not So Much | PETA's Blog | PETA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, killed, suffering, society, usa )

Julie
- 1 day ago - peta.org
Cruel experiment proves that rats are empathetic, humans not so much - PETA
Most Voters Expect Biased News Coverage of 2016 Presidential Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: polls, americans, 2016, ethics, democrats, republicans, propaganda, politics, elections, news, usa )

Frank
- 13 hours ago - rasmussenreports.com
In the wake of the George Stephanopoulos scandal, most voters doubt the accuracy of political news coverage and think most reporters will slant their coverage of the 2016 presidential campaign.
Cancel âEUR(TM)19 Kids and CountingâEUR(TM) Due to Josh Duggar Reportedly Admitting to Molesting 5 Girls
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse abuse, religion, corruption, cover-up, democrats, crime, dishonesty, americans, ethics, media )

K
- 4 hours ago - sicknewz.com
Josh Duggar admitted to molesting 5 girls, including his sisters. The family posted messages to Facebook excusing his behavior, but he was never prosecuted. Demand TLC take a stand against sexual predators and rem
America's For-Profit Surveillance Fiasco | Al Jazeera America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics )

Earths
- 11 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
Consumers aren't the only ones finding themselves under the digital microscope. For employees, the emerging "bring your own device" trend has shattered the rigid boundary that once stood between personal and work life. Companies are pretty much allowed
The Meaning of Memorial Day -   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humans, americans, freedoms, sadness, society, violence, usa, politics, americans, war, usa, troops, government, war, usa, americans, freedoms, military, troops, iraq )

MmAWAY
- 6 hours ago - youtu.be
This was done in 2013, but I found it very powerful for those that gave their life for FREEDOM! HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY! Bless all that gave their lives!
Obama Recasts Climate Change as a Peril With Far-Reaching Effects
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, Climate Change, Carbon Emissions, Coast Guard Academy, Commencement Address )

Brian
- 6 hours ago - nytimes.com
In March, Mr. Obama introduced a blueprint for cutting greenhouse gas emissions over the next decade in the United States by up to 28 percent from its level in 2005.
As States Ready Disaster Plans, Feds Urge Them To Consider Climate Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate Change, Hurricane Season, Disaster Plans, Preparedness, Federal, State, Governments )

Brian
- 2 hours ago - npr.org
The Atlantic hurricane season starts next month...a time when coastal states have their disaster plans at the ready. Now, the federal government wants states to consider the potential effects of climate change in those blueprints.
   

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