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Monsanto Trojan Horse Bill Threatens GMO Labeling For Good
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: World, U.S., Monsanto, Torjan Horse, Bill GMO, Labeling, US Senate, risks, health, ethics, disease, diet, abuse, government, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, genetic, engineering, food, health )

- 1088 days ago -
Monsanto puppets in the US Senate are attempting to pass a bill that would not only allow GMO's to remain unlabeled, but undermine honest labeling of genetically engineered products for good.
Constituents to Senators: Reject Fast Track, or Don't Come Home
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Trade, TPP, People Power, US Senate, US Congress )

- 1461 days ago -
Senate expected to take up trade legislation on Tuesday, but labor federation warns: 'Fast Track has gotten even worse since the House got its hands on it.'
Tell the U.S. Senate to Defend the Endangered Species Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Senate, Endangered Species Coalition, Endangered species act )

- 1499 days ago -
The Endangered Species Coalition is a national network of hundreds of conservation, scientific, education, religious, sporting, outdoor recreation, business and community organizations working to protect our nationâEUR(TM)s disappearing wildlife
Elizabeth Warren Tells Obama To Put Up Or Shut Up On Trade
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Trade, Elizabeth Warren, Barack Obama, US Senate, TPP )

- 1520 days ago -
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, along with Sen. Sherrod Brown, have responded to recent White House statements on TPP with a sharply-worded letter calling out President Obama and other backers of the corporate-friendly trade pact.
57 Affiliated Tribes of Northwest American Indians Urge Senate to Nix Sacred Land Giveaway - ICTMN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, American Indians, Tonto National Forest, Defense Bill, US Senate, Mining Industry, Copper, Environment, Ethical concerns )

- 1648 days ago -
More than 70 tribal nations have urged the US Senate not to transfer sacred land from the Tonto National Forest, via a defense bill, to unprotected private land only for a UK corporation to build an environmentally devastating copper mine.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Reality TV show, US Senate, Martin Heinrich, Jeff Flake, government, politics, news, media, democrats, republicans )

- 1746 days ago -
Most reality TV show premises are frankly, insane, but this one is actually a fun commentary on how ineffective our government is. Flake and Heinrich are moving the circus to a setting we'd expect to find it in -- rather than, you know, Washington D.C.
RIP: Frank Lautenberg Dies; Was U.S. Senate's Last WW II Vet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: OBITUARY, obituary, Frank Lautenberg, US Senate, congress, news, democrats, usa )

- 2211 days ago -
Frank Lautenberg, a New Jersey Democrat associated with major legislative achievements over five terms in the U.S. Senate and the chamber's last surviving World War II veteran, died on Monday of viral pneumonia...
The Terrible Cost of Not Fixing the Filibuster Sooner
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, filibuster reform, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republicans, US Senate )

- 2383 days ago -
There have been 380 filibusters in the Senate since 2010 and most people are not aware that these are not real filibusters. This demands real action. Let those who wish to filibuster follow the rules.
Bernie Sanders: Vermont State Senate Votes to Overturn Citizens United.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Occupy, Bernie Sanders, US Senate, Supreme Court, Vermont Senate, Constitutional Amendment, US Constitution )

- 2627 days ago -
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) welcomed today's Vermont Senate passage of a resolution calling on Congress to propose a constitutional amendment to undo a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that threw out a ban on corporate campaign spending.
Senate Votes to Keep Oil Subsidies - Tell Them How You Feel! PLEASE TAKE ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Big OIl, politics, US, US Senate )

- 2956 days ago -
Take this opportunity to send a message to your senators and, depending on how they voted, thank those who sided with the public -- and hold those who sided with Big Oil accountable.
Kucinich Introduces Department of Peace Bill After House Votes to Eliminate Funds for U.S. Institute of Peace
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Denis Kucinich, US Senate, peace, US Institute of Peace, Department of Peace Bill )

- 3047 days ago -
When relationships are strained by economic hardship, domestic violence, violent robbery and abuse of children and animals are likely to increase. Now is not the time to ignore social issues and interpersonal relationships," said Kucinich.
Mayor Will Push Senators to Pass 9/11 Health Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 9/11, politics, politics, obama, news, congress, 9/11, first responders, first responders bill, US Senate, republicans, usa, government, ethics )

- 3142 days ago -
Hoping to generate last-minute momentum for a long-stalled health care bill for ground zero rescue workers, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg plans to travel to Washington next week to lobby several crucial Republican senators who are believed to be undecided.
Freddie Mac Paid $200M to Republican Consulting Firm to Kill Regulatory Legislation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, DCI, corruption, US Senate, Republicans )

- 3899 days ago -
Details of a secret campaign by Freddie Mac to defeat a bill that would have provided for more stringent regulatory standards and trimmed the size of their programs have been just been revealed. DCI targeted 17 Republican senators to defeat the bill.
Senate Gives Green Light to Bailout 74-25
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bailout, US Senate, taxpayers, economy, Wall Street, banking )

- 3917 days ago -
The House votes Friday on the revised bill with all those pork-barrel add-ons. DISGUSTING performance by the senate, with constituent phone calls, emails and faxes running 100-1 against this bill.

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