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House Budget Committee 2018

July 21, 2017 Kathy 0

2018 Budget highlights  (Source)See the Committee Members​Balancing the BudgetThe resolution draws a path toward a balanced budget within 10 years, without raising taxes, and places the government on a fiscal course sustainable for the long […]

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Studies on “Better Health Care Bill”

July 17, 2017 Kathy 0

Real News on Health Care Bill ​The Better Care Reconciliation Act: Economic and Employment Consequences for StatesThis Article is by Source Publication Date: July 6, 2017Authors: Leighton Ku, Erika Steinmetz, Erin Brantley, Nikhil Holla, Brian BruenContact: Leighton […]

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Health Care

July 14, 2017 Kathy 0

SEE WHAT ORGANIZATIONS  SUPPORT THE PROPOSED HEALTH CARE BILL ( Source moveon.org)Where Every Senator Stands on the Revised Health Care BillBy ALICIA PARLAPIANO and ANJALI SINGHVIUPDATED 2:10 P.M. ET, JULY 14, 2017The revised health care bill […]

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Removal of a President Under the Constitution

July 13, 2017 Doug 2

Impeachment With all the political turmoil sweeping through Washington DC, and the United States in general these days, the “I” word keeps popping up with increasing frequency. However, impeachment, the Constitution’s method for getting rid […]

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Border Wall

July 1, 2017 Kathy 0

Workers are getting started on President Trump’s border wall — or really, as many as eight of them.The concrete walls are experimental prototypes of the much larger one the Trump administration plans to build on […]

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Who Is Steve Bannon?

June 22, 2017 Doug 0

It turns out that Saturday Night Live’s caricature of Steve Bannon as the scary, manipulating, white nationalist power behind Donald Trump’s throne might not be far off the mark. As the president’s 2016 campaign executive […]

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Violence is Not Part of the Progressive Agenda

June 15, 2017 Doug 0

We are appalled at the incident yesterday in Washington, DC, where members of the Republican baseball team were shot and injured. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was critically injured, and four others were wounded. Reports […]

Education

What are Sanctuary Cities?

June 12, 2017 Doug 0

In carrying out one of his many campaign promises, on January 25, 2016, President Donald Trump issued an executive order instructing the U.S. government to withhold grant money from certain cities and counties across the […]