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Left Behind By Obama's Call For A Higher Minimum Wage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: laborlaws, minimum wage, disabled workers, human rigthts, government, politics, obama, news, usa )

AWAY AWHI
- 1893 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A section of the Fair Labor Standards Act allows employers to pay their disabled employees subminimum wages. Advocates say it's time to change that.
House Speaker John Boehner: No Immigration Reform Until Obama Rebuilds Trust
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, congress, John Boehner, immigration reform, ethics, republicans, government, dishonesty, politics, lies, propaganda )

Carrie
- 1895 days ago - rawstory.com
House Speaker John Boehner Thursday threw cold water on the prospects of near-term immigration reform, saying President Barack Obama needed to rebuild "trust" before there is movement on the issue.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Whole Foods CEO: Stop Spreading Lies About Obamacare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: OBAMACARE, propaganda, lies, media, whole Foods CEO, politics, healthcare, ethics, obama, republicans, news, usa )

AWAY AWHI
- 1900 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Stop spreading misinformation about the Affordable Care Act. Despite the fact that millions of Americans believe a single-payer solution would work better, Obamacare is a FREE MARKET approach to the health care crisis
The Sugar Makes the Poison Taste Sweet -- William Rivers Pitt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, media, military, obama, SupremeCourt, troops, usa )

Kit
- 1902 days ago - truth-out.org
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX) stormed out of the chamber before the speech was finished. Rep. Randy Weber (R-Also TX) sent out a Tweet calling Mr. Obama the "Kommandant-In-Chef" before the speech even began.
Food Stamps: How House, Senate Negotiators Agreed to Cut $800 Million a Year
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Food stamps, farm bill, usa, politics, news, obama, americans )

AWAY AWHI
- 1903 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The agreed-upon cuts to food stamps are significantly less than what the House had requested, but double what the Senate had proposed.
TAKE ACTION NOW! WOMEN'S RIGHTS: Lilly Ledbetter: We Need to Do More for Equal Pay!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, equal pay for equal work, law, u.s., politics, obama, government, ethics, economy )

AWAY AWHI
- 1903 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Please join me in urging President Obama to make 2014 the year for progress on equal pay by signing an executive order banning federal contractors from retaliating against workers who ask about pay discrepancies--a critical first step.
Kansas Republican and Rachel Maddow Clash Over Benghazi and Obama 'Cheerleading' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rachel Maddow, Tim Huelskamp, Obama, congress, ethics, republicans, politics, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, corruption )

Carrie
- 1904 days ago - rawstory.com
A question over the inclusion of Army Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg at Tuesday's State of the Union address spiraled into a policy-spanning battle between MSNBC host Rachel Maddow and Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS).
War Hero Cory Remsburg Gets Standing Ovation At State Of The Union
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, military, heroes, Obama, Sgt. Cory Remsburg, war )

Carrie
- 1904 days ago - buzzfeed.com
President Obama ended his State of the Union address Tuesday by honoring Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg, whom he first met in 2009. Remsburg was injured in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan during his 10th deployment.
Obama to Raise Minimum Wage Under Federal Contractors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, executive order, fair wages, government, healthcare, housing, lies, media, obama, politics, state of the union )

Kit
- 1904 days ago - nytimes.com
President Obama plans to sign an executive order requiring that janitors, construction workers and others working for federal contractors be paid at least $10.10 an hour, using his own power to enact a more limited version of a policy that [....]
Obama's State of the Union Challenges Congress on Inequality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, news, obama, State of the Union Sppech, government, congress, americans, usa )

AWAY AWHI
- 1904 days ago - news.yahoo.com
President Barack Obama vowed to reverse a tide of economic inequality threatening the American dream, seeking to outflank Republicans and revive a second term blighted by self-inflicted wounds and partisan warfare
Bill Moyers Essay: The United States of Inequality - With Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, democrats, dishonesty, economy, elections, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, lies, media, military, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, socialsecurity, SupremeCourt )

Kit
- 1904 days ago - billmoyers.com
The unprecedented level of economic inequality in America is undeniable. In an extended essay, Bill shares examples of the striking extremes of wealth and poverty across the country, including a video report on California's Silicon Valley, [....]
President Obama: Use Your Pen! Raise Federal Workers' Wages -SIGN PLEASE !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, State of the Union Speech, minimum wage, federal contractors, workers, government, executive order )

Angelika
- 1909 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
Make this year's State of the Union be more than just words ! Raise the Minimum wage for federal contractors now!
Sign An Executive Order to Pay Federal Contract Workers Living Wages PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: no retirement plan, no health insurance, obama, society, safety, politics, news, law, government, americans, money, investing, ethics, economy, business, corporate, healthcare )

Robert
- 1909 days ago - credomobilize.com
I work at the Courtyard Café in the Pentagon making $9 an hour. I've been working at this restaurant for eight years and have never received a raise. I don't get any sort of benefit like health care insurance or retirement savings from my employer. I don
Snowden - 'No Way I Can Come Home and Make My Case to a Jury'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Snowden, NSA, spying, surveillance, Obama, freedoms, constitution, americans, abuse, terrorism, national security, whistleblowers, spying, terrorists, data colletion, law, congress )

Angelika
- 1909 days ago - rt.com
"One only need to look at the case of Thomas Drake to see how the government doesn't have a good history of handling legitimate reports of wrongdoing within the system," Mr. Snowden said.

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