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House Judiciary Committee weighs holding Lewandowski in contempt

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:28:42
Do it. Justice for all.

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 House Judiciary Committee weighs holding Lewandowski in contempt


U.S. drone strike kills 30 pine nut farm workers in Afghanistan

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:20:26
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 U.S. drone strike kills 30 pine nut farm workers in Afghanistan


House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn's wife dies at 80

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:27:00
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 House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn's wife dies at 80


Federal judge blocks California law requiring Trump tax returns

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:10:48
(Short article, no more at link.)...
 Federal judge blocks California law requiring Trump tax returns


State Department orders expulsion of two members of Cuba's UN mission over 'influence operations'

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:05:53
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 State Department orders expulsion of two members of Cuba's UN mission over 'influence operations'


Stephen Miller's girlfriend just got a job as VP Mike Pence's press secretary

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:55:14




https://twitter.com/NickMiroff/status/1174639198726500352?s=20



https://twitter.com/ProudResister/status/1174705130748309505?s=20



https://twitter.com/funder/status/1174731357823610880?s=20


https://twitter.com/sloppyjonite/status/1174707053228695552?s=20


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 Stephen Miller's girlfriend just got a job as VP Mike Pence's press secretary


US dials back Iran rhetoric and seeks 'peaceful resolution' over Saudi attack

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:54:55
Gee whiz, I wonder what the Saudis are going to "find" in their investigation?...
 US dials back Iran rhetoric and seeks 'peaceful resolution' over Saudi attack


Court calls US "enhanced interrogation techniques" torture

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:25:40

 Court calls US "enhanced interrogation techniques" torture


Trump tells reporters border wall is 'wired', immediately after army general asks him not to discuss

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:13:27
Idiot!...
 Trump tells reporters border wall is 'wired', immediately after army general asks him not to discuss


Lucy McBath passes on Johnny Isakson's Senate seat

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:01:30
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 Lucy McBath passes on Johnny Isakson's Senate seat


Whistle-Blower's Complaint Is Said to Involve Multiple Acts by Trump.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:17:43
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 Whistle-Blower's Complaint Is Said to Involve Multiple Acts by Trump.


Report: Congressman Tom Reed collapses at the Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:24:23

 Report: Congressman Tom Reed collapses at the Capitol in Washington, D.C.


Vaping-related illnesses surge as FDA discloses criminal probe

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:00:04
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 Vaping-related illnesses surge as FDA discloses criminal probe


Federal Reserve intervenes for third day to ease market strains

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:42:23
Source: Financial Times

The Federal Reserve intervened in the US money markets for the third day in a row on Thursday as pressure mounted for the central bank to open a more permanent facility to ease pressure on a pivotal part of the financial system.

The New York Fed injected...
 Federal Reserve intervenes for third day to ease market strains


People in southeastern Texas are urgently warned to stay indoors. Imelda causes widespread flooding

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:24:09
Source: CNN

By Jason Hanna, Gianluca Mezzofiore and Madeline Holcombe, CNN
Updated 12:27 PM ET, Thu September 19, 2019

(CNN)Remnants of former Tropical Depression Imelda were causing serious floods in Houston suburbs and the Beaumont area Thursday, trapping people in homes and...
 People in southeastern Texas are urgently warned to stay indoors. Imelda causes widespread flooding


Netanyahu 'Played Trump Using Misinformation' Several Times, Says Tillerson

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:12:31
Spell the word "moron" and use it in a sentence....
 Netanyahu 'Played Trump Using Misinformation' Several Times, Says Tillerson


Darrell Issa's nomination for trade post hits a snag over his FBI background file

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:53:40
Oops......
 Darrell Issa's nomination for trade post hits a snag over his FBI background file


Colt is ending production of AR-15s

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:04:45
I'm sure the Chinese will start manufacturing knock-offs......
 Colt is ending production of AR-15s


Exclusive: Video shows Trudeau in blackface in 3rd instance of racist makeup

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:46:18
How hard is it to decide NOT to do something like this?...
 Exclusive: Video shows Trudeau in blackface in 3rd instance of racist makeup


Netanyahu rival Benny Gantz declares victory in close Israel election

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:26:27

 Netanyahu rival Benny Gantz declares victory in close Israel election


Watchdog Refuses to Detail Whistle-Blower Complaint About Trump

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:24:10
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 Watchdog Refuses to Detail Whistle-Blower Complaint About Trump


Revealed: how US senators invest in the firms they're supposed to regulate

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:38:38
Source: The Guardian

Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks.

As they set national policy on important issues such as climate change, tech monopolies, medical debt and income inequality, US senat...
 Revealed: how US senators invest in the firms they're supposed to regulate


McSally's GOP Senate Challenger Wants to...Annex Mexico

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:07:50
Does he realize that all those Brown people would then become voting citizens?...
 McSally's GOP Senate Challenger Wants to...Annex Mexico


Pelosi releases her prescription drug plan

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:04:45
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 Pelosi releases her prescription drug plan


Netanyahu Hints At Rotation With Gantz, Cites Peres-Shamir Cooperation

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:45:24
I think Blue & White would be willing to consider this; as long as Netanyahu isn't part of the deal....
 Netanyahu Hints At Rotation With Gantz, Cites Peres-Shamir Cooperation


White House withdraws nominee to head FEMA

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:27:03
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 White House withdraws nominee to head FEMA


Trump Threatens EPA Action Against San Francisco

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:37:18

 Trump Threatens EPA Action Against San Francisco


Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:31:52





https://twitter.com/Maxamil27485164/status/1174414273822380032?s=20...
 Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt


Interior Department Transferring Federal Land To Army For Border Wall Construction

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:36:20
The move concerns activists and democrats who think that allowing construction on public lands could damage the areas' ecosystem, disrupt wildlife and deplete resources like water that are scarce in the desert....
 Interior Department Transferring Federal Land To Army For Border Wall Construction


NY Times Reporters Say Kavanaugh Asked Them To Lie In Exchange For An Interview

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:20:22
Source: Huffington Post

09/18/2019 11:08 pm ET

Reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly said that Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to speak to them as long as they publicly said he declined the interview.

By Carla Herreria

New York Times reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kell...
 NY Times Reporters Say Kavanaugh Asked Them To Lie In Exchange For An Interview


Coalition Of Farmers And Ranchers Endorses Green New Deal

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 03:37:31

 Coalition Of Farmers And Ranchers Endorses Green New Deal


Badrun Khan to challenge Ocasio-Cortez in Democratic primary

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 02:50:39
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 Badrun Khan to challenge Ocasio-Cortez in Democratic primary


Photo shows Canadian PM Justin Trudeau wearing brownface at 2001 party

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 02:04:48
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 Photo shows Canadian PM Justin Trudeau wearing brownface at 2001 party


Trump's communications with foreign leader are part of whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:01:36
Source: WaPo

By
Greg Miller, Ellen Nakashima and Shane Harris
September 18, 2019 at 8:56 p.m. EDT

The whistleblower complaint that has triggered a tense showdown between the U.S. intelligence community and Congress involves President Trump's communications with a foreign lea...
 Trump's communications with foreign leader are part of whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff


Cuomo signs bill extending statute of limitations for rape

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:22:13
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 Cuomo signs bill extending statute of limitations for rape


Oregon sees push for strictest gun storage law in US

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:16:34
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 Oregon sees push for strictest gun storage law in US


Trump arrives in San Diego for another border visit amid protests

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:13:05
I'm surprised the asshole has the guts to show his face in California...
 Trump arrives in San Diego for another border visit amid protests


Pastafarian pastor leads prayer at Alaska government meeting

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:08:36
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 Pastafarian pastor leads prayer at Alaska government meeting


Texas teacher who tried to contact Trump to have her students deported is officially fired

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:44:53
All voted for her termination. Good







https://images.dailykos.com/images/719111/story_image/Georgia-Clark.jpg?1568822043...
 Texas teacher who tried to contact Trump to have her students deported is officially fired


Trump, Carson reject California's request for federal help on homelessness

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:19:18
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 Trump, Carson reject California's request for federal help on homelessness






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Peace demonstrations in the US October 26-28 2007
29.10 - 2007

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Large number of US citizens demonstrated against the war in Iraq (and the possible war in Iran) during this October weekend. Massive turnout in Boston and San Fransisco, and also in Chicago, LA and DC people took to the streets.
The message was: NO more war in Iraq! NO to a war with Iran!