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Will Republicans cut Pell Grants and saddle students with more debt? Congressional Republicans have passed a budget. Now the real fight starts. The budget is a statement of priorities, but how much ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 09:15 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Rep. Gwen Moore House and Senate conferees are meeting to reconcile the two chambers' budgets, and one Democratic member, Rep. Gwen Moore (WI-04)
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
The hits just keep on coming with this lady: http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/politics/elections/2014/08/25/bruce-braley-joni-ernst-senate-race-higher-education/14572923/
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 12:40 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Andrew Romanoff's (D. CO-06) campaign today who is in a tight race to unseat Birther Congressman Mike Coffman (R. CO-06):
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Aug 21, 2014 at 11:03 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Corinthian College's Mission Statement clearly states: "Our mission is to change students' lives". They do that. Not always for the better. I used to work for them. They bought out my little ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 10:31 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
I think I hear that Crazy Train that Black Sabbath sang about coming around the corner: http://news.yahoo.com/joni-ernst---impeachment--of-obama-should-be-on-the-table-204439051....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 02:45 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Mary Landrieu (D. LA): Update: The Senate is expected to ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 11:39 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Mary Landrieu (D. LA): During the Jindal years, funding for Louisiana higher education has been slashed by $...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 03:30 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Republicans have a lot of faith. Republican believe if they could only CUT government social programs enough -- including Obamacare -- that the American Economy and our American Society would ...
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Apr 20, 2014 at 10:30 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Physician, Iraq War Veteran and congressional candidate, Manan Trivedi's (D. PA-06) campaign regarding his opponent, Ryan Costello (R. PA-06) and the Paul Ryan (R. ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2014 at 11:51 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
The Republican budget crafted by Rep. Paul Ryan ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 69 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2014 at 08:12 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Representative Paul Ryan has called for cuts to welfare, child care, college grants, social safety nets, and just about every good government ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 10:24 AM PST with 16 Recommends
In the event that there’s an extended government shutdown, The Washington Post reports that most of the U.S. Education Department’s employees won’t be reporting to work. While this doesn’t ...
by i am not a loan
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 11:44 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Sen. Ted Cruz, champion of students, as long as they don't want Pell Grants, low student loan payments, or health care. Sen. Ted Cruz is outraged— ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Sep 27, 2013 at 12:58 PM PDT with 85 Recommends
Low-income students are increasingly bypassed when colleges offer applicants financial aid, as schools compete for wealthier students who can afford rising tuition and fees, according to a public ...
by Floyd Blue
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 07:44 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
He didn't say: If Congress is going to confirm Mary Jo White as the new head of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Agency that failed to uncover Bernie Madoff and the financial problems ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 09:45 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
http://www.golocalprov.com/news/ri-congressional-delegation-pledge-to-fight-for-pell-grant-funding/ “In 1972 my ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 07:00 PM PST with 4 Recommends
To end the federal deficit in a decade, U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan is stuck with grim choices. He can break America’s decades-old pledge of decency to the aged and infirm through Medicaid, Medicare and ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 06:09 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us The DSCC has launched a new attack ad against Tea Party extremist, Richard Mourdock (R. IN), by using his own words. Mourdock's plan in the Senate: eliminate the ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 06:00 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Mitt ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 68 comments on Thu Oct 04, 2012 at 08:24 AM PDT with 52 Recommends