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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 2/19/2019
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 18 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Making America Irrelevant!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, government, elections, lies, propaganda, republicans, news )

- 1 day ago -
Blowback from France, for Trump's "skill" at negotiating!
Ann Coulter Just Brutally Backstabbed Trump and Pulled the Hood Off His Emergency Wall Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, abuse of power, border wall, national emergency, Republicans, GOP )

- 17 hours ago -
Coulter responded to Trump's unconstitutional declaration in the worst possible way that any Republican can do: admitted the utterly painful truth about what the president is doing and shone a spotlight on the way he's working over his base.
I Am Running For President Bernie Sanders   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, 2020 election, President, video, announcement )

- 14 hours ago -
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced he is running for president of the United States and called on Americans from all over the nation to join him in building a massive grassroots movement to win the Democratic primary.
Condemn Trump's Phony National Emergency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, racism, borders, wall, petitions )

- 11 hours ago -
Add your name to join Congressman Ruben Gallego in condemning Trump's national emergency and stop his border wall.
Block Trump's National Emergency Declaration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, national emergency, border wall, abuse of power, petitions )

- 11 hours ago -
Trump has unconstitutionally declared a national emergency to seize power from Congress in order to build the southern border wall that Congress has expressly refused to fund.
16 States Unite And File Lawsuit To Block TrumpâEUR(TM)s National Emergency Declaration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border wall, President Trump, SupremeCourt, usa, lawsuit )

- 1 day ago -
A coalition of 16 states filed suit on Monday to block Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s emergency declaration seeking billions of dollars to fund his border wall.
31 Actual National Emergencies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration, shill, straw man, wannabe, U.S. border, asylum seekers, migrants, international, Mexico, South America, children, americans, congress, freedoms )

- 15 hours ago -
There is no national security crisis of illegal immigration on the southern United States border.
10 Mind-Blowing Pentagon Audit Reports All Americans Need to Know
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: defense, military spending, greed, corruption, wastes of taxpayer money, reports )

- 11 hours ago -
Based on these US government reports, as a top National Security priority, Congress must fulfill their Constitutional duty to begin wide-scale investigations into the epidemic of systemic corruption throughout the Pentagon.
The DOJ Just Gave Trump a Jarring Wake-Up Call About His National Emergency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: international relations, immigrants, immigration, borders )

- 17 hours ago -
The Democrats have maintained a stalwart collective spin in the face of Trump's incessant demands to fund his idiotic border wall, and tRump has no way to legitimately get what he wants.
Is Trump's National Emergency a Step Toward Fascism?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: fascism, oppression, tyranny, tRump regime )

- 17 hours ago -
t is no surprise that when a fascistic president like Trump starts throwing around the idea of a national emergency, media outlets like Esquire start asking whether "it might be time to start fireproofing the Reichstag."
Democrats Have a Chance of Beating Trump With Julian Castro on the 2020 Ticket
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Julian Castro, usa, americans, candidates, democrats, elections, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, government, healthcare, housing, news, obama, politics, republicans, SupremeCourt )

- 14 hours ago -
Politically, Castro's presence on the ticket in either the first or second slot would be a significant political asset in the quest to deny President Trump a second term. The Latino vote in the Southwest is growing by leaps and bounds.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Reauthorize and Strengthen the Violence Against Women Act.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, republicans, Violence Against Women Act, progressive, Violence against Women )

- 7 hours ago -
the youngest, most progressive and most diverse group of members in history now controlling the House, we have new champions in Congress who could fight for VAWA and push forward legislation to strengthen it. It's up to us to make sure they act.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Petition: Presidents Cannot Pardon Themselves, Family or Staff
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, republicans, corruption, dishonesty, ethics )

- 6 hours ago -
With a new Democratic Congress, now is the time to push for this change. Sign the petition: President cannot pardon himself, family or staff.

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