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If GOP Shuts Down the Government will they Lose Congress in 2014?

Robert Reich on the Effects of the Sequester and What President Obama should do Now Economist Robert B. Reich says our biggest economic problem is not the U.S. Deficit because “the Federal Budget Deficit is down 5% of GDP.” Rather, … Continue reading

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92 Year Old Rosa Nell Eaton Fired Up and Fed Up with NC Voter ID Law

92 Year Old North Carolina Resident Rosa Nell Eaton Arrested for Protesting North Carolina Voter ID Law In the above video Ms. Rosa Nell Eaton tells how she first registered to vote in Franklin County, North Carolina: In 1934 Rosa … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act a Blow to Civil Rights

The U.S. Supreme Court in a 5 to 4 Decision, split along party lines, undermined the heart of the Voting Rights Act which has helped protect voters from discrimination since its passage in 1965. The Roberts Court said that the … Continue reading

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The Scandal about Misleading Talking Points on Benghazi

2016 is only 4 years away yet some talking point folks are busy busy creating misleading talking points for the public about emails from the State Department Here is a link to an article, “GOP Sources Altered Benghazi E-Mails To … Continue reading

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Who Wrote the “Monsanto Protection Act Rider” into HR 933, Section 735?

HR 933 is a bill to keep the government running. However, in legalese below you will see gobbledygook terms that may mean next to nothing on the surface. However, Monsanto got some people in Congress to enable them to have … Continue reading

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Hey Congress Remember Jobs and the Economy?

The role of Speaker of the House is to get folks on both sides of the aisle to pass legislation that will help the American people and keep our country moving in the right direction. Speaker Boehner must stop acting … Continue reading

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Silly Politicians: Eric Cantor wants to End Overtime for Hourly Workers

I just read a blog about how Rep. Eric Cantor is going to recommend ending the ability of hourly workers to get overtime. Games Silly Politicians Play The Daily Kos reports about Mr. Cantor’s very ridiculous waste of time in … Continue reading

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Ohio SOS Jon Husted: Uncertified “Experimental Software Patches” & Provisional Ballot Controversies

Is this a deja vu? It seems that current GOP Secretary of State Jon Husted in 2012 is taking a page from former Ohio GOP Secretary of State Kenneth Blackwell’s playbook from the disastrous 2004 Ohio election. In the Ohio … Continue reading

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Romney’s Odd Hotheaded Comments about Foreign Policy Reveal his Inexperience

Romney’s Negative Political Maneuvering What was Mitt Romney thinking when he angrily accused President Obama of things that President Obama never said or did? Romney seems to be reading from a script that uses certain hot-button key words meant to … Continue reading

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SMARTech, Boss Rove and the 2004 and 2012 Ohio Elections

DEMOCRACY NOW! interviewed author Craig Unger who wrote the book: Boss Rove: Inside Karl Rove’s Secret Kingdom of Power Craig Unger explains how in 2004 former Ohio GOP Secretary of State Ken Blackwell employed SMARTech (owned by Averbeck) together with … Continue reading

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