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Newest push to privatize more of government is to privatize the VA? Is nothing sacred to these republicans? People need to understand that our government is the only thing standing in the way of ...
by arky70
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 01:08 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I have a friend with whom I served with in the Navy who's now retired and living in South Carolina. He suppliments his income by driving school bus. I asked how his work was going and the tale ...
by BCain
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 07:08 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Privatize, Privatize A letter in a red-state newspaper today argues that we should privatize ALL of government, because government is so wasteful and inefficient. Then it advises, “Vote ...
by ByersAware
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 08:35 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Recently our local post office branch was closed, temporarily we hope, due to an unplanned rendezvous with a BMW. It happened at night. I don't think anyone was hurt. Local coverage is here. So ...
by rexxnyc
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 08:47 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Privatization of Prisons in America I started watching Orange Is the New Black on Netflix the other night and wound up getting a bit intrigued, which normally doesn't happen because shows about ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Aug 11, 2013 at 10:42 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
The greatest among us will always be the least among us. Even the rich can't buy their way out of this one.
by FrontTowardEnemy
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Apr 09, 2013 at 10:24 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
In 1997 John Hess wrote at FAIR that he wondered if Social Security could survive another rescue. I thought that was well said. Here We Go Again "The rescue of Social Security has been a staple ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Mar 28, 2013 at 02:00 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I believe we can all agree that we need to support a strong public education system for ALL our children. Wisconsin's voucher program is clearly a move to privatize education, support religious ...
by cheesehead77
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 04:51 PM PST with 27 Recommends
A lot of people can't imagine how PERSONALLY dangerous a Romney administration would be to them or someone they love. Romney wants to privatize 911 services. He wants to take our tax dollars and ...
by bushbuster
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 09:48 AM PST with 1 Recommend
You and I think disaster relief is about saving people's lives. But Romney thinks that "corporations are people, my friends". He believes that using FEMA to provide disaster relief for PEOPLE is ...
by bushbuster
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 09:08 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Romney has a plan alright -- a plan to placate the Tea Party rabble. But at what larger cost Mitt, to the wider American public? At what cost to our Quality of Life? Follow A Clear Roadmap: ...
by jamess
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2012 at 11:38 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
We need a sort, pithy way to frame the Medicare issue, and we haven't yet done it. The "framing war" is being waged big time by Ryan, whom I just saw on some news program talking about how his plan "
by hummingbird4015
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Aug 16, 2012 at 10:29 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
With this hilarious Onion video about Cloud computing it makes an important point: everyone is talking about "Cloud computing" but it seems like few know what it is. It's important to know what ...
by CartoonDiablo
Comment Count 107 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2012 at 11:43 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
The state of New Hampshire may not only be moving toward privatizing its entire prison system, but it is also partially privatizing the process involved in making the decision. So far, NH has had ...
by greenpunx
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 02:51 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
I live in the PA06 district and unfortunately I am represented by Jim Gerlach. He's been around for a while, never ever goes against the republicans but was not exactly the tea bagger type. But ...
by domestic goddess
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed May 30, 2012 at 12:18 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
As soon as I heard about this this my blood began to boil. How about a bill that would - Force Amtrak to contract out 2,000 jobs to the private sector, and if the private sector losses money the ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 68 comments on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 09:18 AM PDT with 185 Recommends
There's a reason the New Hampshire Gazette has Willard Mitt Romney listed in it's "Chickenhawk Hall Of Shame." And stuff like this is going to ...
by TwoPuttTommy
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 16, 2011 at 06:37 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Let me get this straight. Meg Whitman, running for governor of California, may have cut a deal with the police union to get their endorsement.
by el catalan
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Oct 12, 2010 at 03:21 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Sep 05, 2010 at 12:24 PM PDT with 82 Recommends
Like all of you I am sure, I periodically receive emails from my friends on all sorts of subjects especially pornography and politics and at times I dutifully forward on to my other friends and ...
by Trenz Pruca
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Aug 04, 2010 at 10:57 PM PDT with 6 Recommends