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Senate Republicans, End the Trump Shutdown
Offbeat  (tags: government shutdown, workers, wages, paychecks, income, Congress, petitions )

Freya
- 32 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
Trump's shutdown has left 800,000 federal employees without pay and shut down vital services to our nation. Families living check to check are facing homelessness, hunger, or bankruptcy.
End the Shutdown
Offbeat  (tags: shutdowns, Congress, government budgets, petitions )

Freya
- 36 days ago - cqrcengage.com
Congress must work together to reopen the government while protecting the rights and dignity of migrants, border residents, and vulnerable communities across the nation.
Ocasio-Cortez Just Destroyed Tucker Carlson's Daily Caller for Publishing Fake Nude Photo of Her
Offbeat  (tags: right-wing propaganda, Democrats, Congress, media, responses )

Freya
- 37 days ago - washingtonpress.com
The right-wing media smear campaign against Ocasio-Cortez reached a crescendo in the past few days with their frantic efforts to publicize a very stupid and obviously fake "nude" photograph of the young representative displaying her feet in a bathtub.
Trump Addresses Congress: A Kinder, Gentler President
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Congress, USA )


- 717 days ago - bbc.co.uk
At least for one night, Donald Trump put aside the bombast and bellicosity of a campaign that seemed to bleed into his presidency. On a presidential stage, he acted and sounded not unlike presidents of the past. Presidential, even.
Politicians, Entertainers and Others Have Come to the Defence of a US Civil Rights Campaigner, Congressman John Lewis, Who Has B
Offbeat  (tags: Human rights, Row, Trump, Congress, USA )


- 764 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Congressman Lewis said he did not regard Mr Trump as a legitimate president, Politicians, entertainers and others have come to the defence of a US civil rights campaigner, Congressman John Lewis, who has become embroiled in a row with President-elect
Time for Congress to Act Over Guns, Says Lawmaker
Offbeat  (tags: Guns, Gun Control, Law Makers, Congress, USA )


- 1137 days ago - bbc.co.uk
President Barack Obama has spoken emotionally about the need for the US to enact measures to limit firearm purchases in a country known for its so-called "gun culture".
US Speaker John Boehner to Quit Congress
Offbeat  (tags: Congress, Politics, Republican, US Speaker, USA )


- 1240 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US House Speaker John Boehner will resign from his leadership position and give up his seat at the end of October.
The Dealbreakers The Expendables A Congressional Parody   video
Offbeat  (tags: Republican Senators, The Deal Breaker, The Expendables, Congress, Iran, parody )

Sheryl
- 1305 days ago - youtube.com
Wars Do not Start Themselves. They are old. They can not fight. But that does not mean they are beneath starting a war.
Show: Jon Stewart Destroys Netanyahu Over Speech to Congress (March 4, 2015)   video
Offbeat  (tags: The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, satiric commentary, Congress, Boehner, Netanyahu, Obama, Iran )

Evelyn
- 1435 days ago - youtu.be
Boehner was ridiculed for poking the White House in the eye, Obama was mocked for his calm public reaction, Netanyahu was lampooned for getting Iran and Iraq wrong so many times before, members of Congress were teased for their ridiculously long standing
Hillary Clinton Was Not the Only One.
Offbeat  (tags: government, elections, bushadministration, bush, dishonesty, news, politics, congress )

Gene
- 1437 days ago - msnbc.com
While Hillary Clinton's use of personal email during her time as Secretary of State deserves scrutiny, it now is clear that the media need turn their eye on Republicans who did exactly the same thing - including some of her loudest critics.
Walk With Us - In January
Offbeat  (tags: Walk With Us, New Hampshire Rebellion, Reclaiming our Republic, Granny D, Congress, corruption, January, Lawrence Lessig )

Sheryl
- 1536 days ago - walk.nhrebellion.org
In January 2014, over 200 citizens braved the cold and the snow to walk across New Hampshire in the footsteps of Granny D. Our cause and hers was to reclaim our republic from the big money that is corrupting our Congress.
STOP CRUELTY ON ALL SPECIES INCLUDING ANIMALS - STOP CENSORSHIP - STOP POLLUTION LIMITS - STOP GMO - STOP IT - TAKE ACTION ON T
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, congress, dishonesty, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, economy, ethics, elections, freedoms, propaganda, republicans, u.s., usa, obama, healthcare, government, lies, med )

Leopold
- 1569 days ago - stop-ttip.org
STOP CRUELTY ON ALL SPECIES INCLUDING ANIMALS - STOP CENSORSHIP - STOP POLLUTION LIMITS - STOP GMO - STOP IT - TAKE ACTION ON TTIP/TAFTA/CETA(!)(!)(!)
The Companies Vying to Turn Asteroids Into Filling Stations
Offbeat  (tags: space, business, companies, fuel, asteroids, Bill, Congress, USA )


- 1602 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Private companies want to mine asteroids for fuel, and build filling stations in space. A bill now in front of the US Congress would help by allowing them to own what they discover - but it might, if passed, meet stiff international opposition.
Video: Legalize Democracy   video
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, elections, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, corruption, constitution, politics, propaganda, usa, society, culture, americans, protection, interesting, government, health )

JL
- 1844 days ago - youtube.com
Full video now available on YouTube (30 min.) from Move to Amend National Leadership Team
 

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