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SCOTUS Rules Against Trump Administration Efforts To Revoke Citizenship

8 hours 8 min ago

Supreme Court knocks down Trump administration efforts to revoke citizenship from naturalized citizens over minor falsehoods.  The Supreme Court  ruled unanimously that minor lies cannot be used to strip citizenship from naturalized citizens. The case was Maslenjak v. U.S., 16-309. Dina Maslenjak and her family entered the US in 1977 as  Serbian refugees. Ms. Maslenjak […]

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CBO Releases Score On The GOP Healthcare Plan

Mon, 2017-06-26 19:37

The much anticipated Congressional Budget Office score for the Republican healthcare bill was released on Monday and it’s official: It’s a disaster. The Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) would result in 22 million people losing their health insurance benefits. The CBO found that the federal deficit would decline by $321 billion between 2017 and 2026, […]

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Your Vote – Does It Count? And If Not, How Do We Fix It?

Mon, 2017-06-26 15:57

With all the new revelations coming at us regarding the extent of the Russian hack of the 2016 election, it seems to me this is the time to address our flawed voting system. It is time to insure that every vote counts. You may recall the uproar during the primaries when thousands of newly registered […]

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How A Bill Becomes A Law: Trumpcare Edition – Video

Mon, 2017-06-26 15:49

A new video from Funny Or Die highlights how Senate Republicans are trying to push their heinous Trumpcare into law.  The Republican healthcare bill would gut Medicaid and give corporations huge tax breaks. Watch the video, laugh and then call and tweet to Republican Senators and demand they oppose this horrid bill! Below you’ll find […]

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Trump Twitter Tirade Attacks Obama

Mon, 2017-06-26 13:49

After months of saying there was no evidence that it was the Russians who hacked the 2016 election, Donald Trump has changed his tune. Ever since it was discovered that the Russians were interfering in the 2016 election, Donald Trump has made statement after statement that it’s just a ploy by Democrats. During the first […]

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Supreme Court Reinstates Portion of Trump’s Travel Ban

Mon, 2017-06-26 12:30

The Trump administration received the go-ahead from the Supreme Court to begin enforcing part of Trump’s travel ban and agreed to hear the administration’s appeal of lower court rulings. On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled that the Trump administration can begin enforcing part of Trump’s executive order restricting travel from six predominately Muslim countries. NBC […]

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Jane and Bernie Sanders Under Investigation For Possible Loan Fraud

Sun, 2017-06-25 13:49

During the 2016 presidential elections, there were rumblings about Bernie Sanders’ and wife Jane’s tax returns and now it appears it might end up being trouble for the two of them. During the 2016 presidential elections, there were always rumblings about Bernie and Jane Sanders’ tax returns. Just like Donald Trump, candidate Bernie would not […]

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The Time Trump Bribed Florida’s Attorney General To Obstruct An Investigation

Sun, 2017-06-25 09:03

This action by Trump to allegedly obstruct an ongoing investigation may come back to haunt him now that the special prosecutor is investigating his current efforts to obstruct justice in the Russia investigation. Trump finds himself knee deep in scandal between the investigation into potential collusion between Russia and the Trump regime and recent revelations […]

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The Republican Plan to Rollback Obamacare is MORE Evil Than You Thought

Sat, 2017-06-24 10:10

The Republicans knew that in order to create a healthcare plan to replace Obamacare, they would have to be pretty shifty. They were so shifty, they created it in secret so that not even many Republicans knew that it was being created. The basic idea is to rob the poor in order to give tax […]

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Trump Is Going To Flip Out Over The Latest Poll Regarding James Comey

Fri, 2017-06-23 21:53

The latest poll regarding who Americans believe – Trump or Comey is the stuff of nightmares for Trump. The latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll found that Americans believe former FBI Director James Comey over Trump by a 2-to-1 margin. As NBC News reports, “Forty-five percent of respondents say they are more likely to believe Comey’s […]

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Trump’s New EPA Chemical Rules Threaten Everyone Who Eats, Drinks, And Breathes

Fri, 2017-06-23 14:20

Trump's EPA should be renamed the department of environmental terrorism

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Rick Perry Says He Had Nothing To Do With Trump’s Energy Proposal

Fri, 2017-06-23 14:08

Even Energy Secretary Rick Perry knows enough to distance himself from Trump’s energy policy. Energy Secretary Secretary Rick Perry told Senators that he had nothing to do with Trump’s energy budget. As reported by Associated Press, both Republicans and Democrats denounced Trump’s energy budget on Thursday. Perry distanced himself from a plan that will slash […]

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Trump Reelection Fundraiser Smacks Of Ethics Violations

Fri, 2017-06-23 10:53

Ethics violations abound as Trump uses the Trump International Hotel to hold a reelection campaign dinner.  President Donald Trump continues to fan the flames of ethic violations by holding a $35,000 – $100,000 per plate re-election campaign dinner. Trump can see the Trump International Hotel from his window in the White House. Although his campaign […]

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Trump Spends An Hour Feeding His Own Ego At Iowa Rally

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:19

Trump offers nothing more than lies and exaggerations at a campaign style rally in Ceder Rapids, Iowa, this Wednesday.  President Donald Trump held a campaign style rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa yesterday, stretching the truth and outright lying. Trump spoke to a crowd of about 6000. There were about 150 protesters. The Trump speech was […]

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Wheelchair Bound Trumpcare Protesters Dragged From McConnell’s Office By Capitol Police

Thu, 2017-06-22 14:27

Capitol Police dragged disabled Trumpcare protesters away from Mitch McConnell’s office as they chanted “No cuts to Medicaid.” Soon after Senate Republicans released the details of their healthcare bill, demonstrators gathered outside of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office (R-KY) to stage a “die-in” protest. Pictures on social media show some of the protesters were in wheelchairs […]

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Obamacare Repeal Is Only The Beginning Of The GOP Plan To Dismantle The Social Safety Net

Thu, 2017-06-22 14:02

While right-wing ideologues are quick to call Medicaid a government handout for ‘undeserving’ poor people, they are also quick to forget the reason it was created in the first place.

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4 Workplace Policies Stricter Than the Standards We’re Holding Our President To

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:48

Were Trump employed in the private sector, he would have been fired a long time ago. As the most powerful man in the world, you’d think the President of the United States would be held to some pretty high standards. While this may have been true in years past, it seems like President Trump has […]

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How Gerrymandering Thwarts The Will Of The People

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:36

Gerrymandering. It isn’t sexy. But it determines the fate of our nation. The United States Supreme Court recently struck down the North Carolina district map, finding that it was gerrymandered along racial lines. Now the Court has agreed to hear the Wisconsin gerrymander case. Only this time, the gerrymander isn’t along racial lines, but tailored […]

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What Did Democrats Learn From Georgia And South Carolina?

Wed, 2017-06-21 10:08

So far, the answer to that question is NOTHING. Yesterday’s losses in Georgia and South Carolina are being spun by Democrats as not all that bad. The rationale is that even though the Democratic candidates lost, those losses were by slim margins. In Georgia, the most expensive congressional race in the history of the country, […]

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Trump ‘Simply Does Not Care’ About People With HIV/AIDS – 6 Experts Quit His Advisory Panel

Wed, 2017-06-21 08:58

6 members of Trump’s task force on HIV/AIDS publish a damning open letter concluding that Trump doesn’t care about the epidemic or its victims. Almost 25% of the President-appointed task force on HIV/AIDS resigned last week in frustration over President Trump’s policies. The resignation was announced by an open letter sent to Newsweek. Scott Schoettes, counsel […]

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