START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

US Politics & Gov't

U.S. Navy's New $13B Aircraft Carrier Can't Fight
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, navy, ships )

- 1 day ago -
The $13-billion USS Gerald R. Ford is already two years behind schedule, and the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier is facing more delays after the Pentagon's top weapons tester concluded the ship is still not ready for combat.
The Mythology Of Trump's Working Class Support
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Working Class Support, American Working Class, americans, republicans, politics, propaganda, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Class in America is a complicated concept, and it may be that Trump supporters see themselves as having been left behind in other respects. Please note, comment, forward
From Whitewater to Benghazi
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: State Dept., Hillary Clinton, Justice Dept., Whitewater, Benghazi )

- 1 day ago -
The State Department is reopening its investigation into Hillary Clintons emails, just as she puts a Justice Department investigation behind her.
At Democratic Convention, Bernie Announces The Struggle Continues
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine )

- 1 day ago -
Bernie also said that Hillary would push for things central to his campaign. And she has chosen the Kaine the Fracker VP... I am sorry not true. Please note, comment, forward.
How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants
Tell Congress: Stop the Proposed "Republic of Cliven Bundy"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: federal land, national monuments, petitions )

- 16 hours ago -
Cliven Bundy, the right-wing rancher best known for a standoff with federal and state officials over the use of public land, could metaphorically have a Texas-sized republic named after him if two extremist Republican congressmen get their way.
Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD): Include All Qualified Candidates in 2016 Presidential Debates!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: debates, Presidential Elections, third party candidates )

- 15 hours ago -
Run by the Republican and Democratic parties, the CPD has set up rules making it almost impossible for third party candidates to be included in the debates. Americans deserve the ability to hear from everyone who will be on their ballot.
No Classified National Security Briefings for Donald Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Election 2016, Donald Trump, doucebag, teeny tiny little hands )

- 4 hours ago -
Petition - Tell Director of National Intelligence James Clapper: No national security briefings for Donald Trump.
Really? Its Controversial to Say the White House Was Built By Slaves? A Primer to Counter the BS:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slaves, White House, politics, society, government )

Cheryl A.
- 15 hours ago -
"Stonemason Collen Williamson trained enslaved people on the spot at the government's quarry at Aquia, Virginia. Enslaved people quarried and cut the rough stone that was later dressed and laid by Scottish masons." Peace.
JUST IN: Bernie Sanders Declares He Is Not A Democrat, Will Return To Senate As Independent (QUOTE)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, politics, news, media, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, democrats, constitution, candidates, Bernie Sanders, Independent, Senate, down-ticket )

- 3 hours ago -
Bernie Sanders told reporters he intends to return to the Senate as an Independent and will be working to support down-ticket candidates.
Three Days in a Row: 'Clinton Cash' #1 on Facebook During DNC Convention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clintons, corruption, crime, dishonesty, elections, ethics, lies, media, politics )

- 2 hours ago -
For all who would love to know more about Bill and Hillary, this is a must-see:
Stop Drinking the Kool-Aid, America: Political Fiction in An Age of Televised Lies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
Politics is entertainment. It is a heavily scripted, tightly choreographed, star-studded, ratings-driven, mass-marketed, costly exercise in how to sell a product in this case, a presidential candidate to dazzled consumers who will choose image over substa
The Kochs Want Hillary Clinton to Become President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
The signs are now clear and unmistakable: On July 25th, CNN headlined Mike Pence to skip Koch brothers event and reported that, GOP vice presidential nominee Mike Pence will not attend the summer donor summit organized by Charles and David Koch, now un
Sanders Clinton Endorsement Backfires As Poll Reveals His Young Supporters Would Vote Third-Party
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago -
The ongoing political corruption is more in our faces than ever before, and the murky motive behind Sanders endorsement proves even more worrisome for our presidential future, and clearly seems to have backfired on him.
Once a Thief, Always a Thief
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
If she is elected back into the White House, do you think she will steal the furniture and plates again when she leaves?
Progressives BETRAYED! Democratic Party Official Platform Is Now Pro FRACKING, Pro Monsanto, Pro TPP, Anti GMO Labeling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
Because of the diverse audience we attract, there are a lot of Natural News readers who are still supporting the Democrats. If you're one of those people, its time for you to question what you're really supporting because you may not be aware that the de
Abby Martin: Being Arrested at the DNC & Mass Detention Coverup (Video)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic National Convention, journalism, suffering, police violence, media, news, DNC Convention )

- 36 minutes ago -
Abby Martin talks about her violent arrest by police the day after and how the DNC and Philly police are covering up the mass detentions of people at the convention.
Is It Fair to Call Hillary Clinton a Liar?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
Polls show Clinton's seen as dishonest. Now we know she lied about classified emails. What else is there?
Demand That Gov. Gary Johnson Be Included in the Presidential Debates!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential Election, Gary Johnson, debates )

- 15 minutes ago -
Hillary will call Donald an egomaniac. Donald will call Hillary crooked. Neither one will debate about the issues that matter to the American people. SIGN THE PETITION to demand Gov. Gary Johnson be included in the Presidential Debates!

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in US Politics & Gov't

1. TomCat S.   11 notes,
  100% popular

2. Carole K.   24 notes,
  96% popular

3. Joanne Dixon   16 notes,
  88% popular

4. Jim Phillips   17 notes,
  82% popular

5. Ted W.   15 notes,
  73% popular

6. Katie and Bill D.   14 notes,
  71% popular

7. Lisa M.   7 notes,
  71% popular

8. Mary T.   28 notes,
  68% popular

9. Walter F.   24 notes,
  62% popular

10. Lynn Squance   26 notes,
  62% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Animae C. 828
Dawn W. 569
Janice Banks 353
Nyack Clancy 303
Ljiljana Milic 243

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.