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As meager as it may be, this is "progress" in the turning of the ship of state, towards a new direction, one that acknowledges the Threats of Realities of Climate Change , we are all facing as over-...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 02:45 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Well that's a slogan that should stick. Every politician should have to clearly state their position on this Campaign issue, as President Obama has just done: Obama Calls for Minimum Wage Rise ...
by jamess
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 05:56 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Someone on DailyKos said someone should do this -- Highlight what the President is, and has been, doing Right . So here goes ... For Immediate Release -- July 31, 2014 Executive Order -- Fair Pay ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2014 at 07:26 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
By now, we have all heard of Boehner's not-very-clever scheme to sue President Obama over the use of Executive Orders. Coincidentally, it has resulted in quite some ridiculous GOP-style ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Aug 03, 2014 at 10:41 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Boehner files a lawsuit over Obama using Executive Orders with ACA. Boehner wants Obama to use Exec Orders to deal with border issue. MAKE UP YOUR MIND.
by StarbucksGirl51
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 11:47 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
President Obama is showing just how worried he ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 06:46 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at John Boehner's lawsuit over the mandate in Obamacare in the wake of the Hobby Lobby decision . You see, last week Eric Holder stood by his previous statement,
by BruinKid
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 82 Recommends
No grounds to impeach. No standing to sue. Whatever's a toothless House to do? I've been decrying the lawsuit that the House is trying to bring against POTUS, as being without merit and a waste ...
by AlyoshaKaramazov
Comment Count 144 comments on Sun Jul 13, 2014 at 01:55 PM PDT with 176 Recommends
Once again, under extreme fire from the Right, Barack Obama calmly, and oh, so cooly, tells the GOP and Texas Delegates what time it is. Last Thursday night, in Austin, Texas, the president ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 246 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 12:02 AM PDT with 431 Recommends
As posted on CNN Every member of Congress swore an oath to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. So did President Barack Obama. But too often over the past five years,
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 65 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 04:53 PM PDT with 177 Recommends
So it's come to this. After five and a half years of setting records for filibusters, blocking judicial nominees, stonewalling executive branch appointees and holding the debt ceiling hostage, ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 01:32 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
Who knew the President had the power to stop Congress in its tracks -- I thought that was something they did all by themselves , when they decided to take their Stonewalling Pact . Boehner plans to ...
by jamess
Comment Count 35 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 08:51 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Former acting president VP Dick Cheney, decided to pop out of his retirement seclusion , his hidden bunker , his ground-hog hole, AGAIN. Like some constant reminder of the long winter that still ...
by jamess
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Jun 04, 2014 at 01:05 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Forty-eight senators and 148 representatives have signed a letter calling on Obama to sign an executive order providing workplace protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. "...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 05:37 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Lately, Republicans have been riding the hobby horse of charging the President with being a dictator. Well clearly he is not that, or he would have had them imprisoned, or worse, a long time ago. On ...
by Letsgetitdone
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 09:31 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Yesterday, the House passed the Executive Needs to Faithfully Observe and Respect Congressional Enactments of the Law Act of 2014 (ENFORCE). Aren't Republicans cute with their acronyms? The bill ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 04:35 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 05:15 AM PST with 29 Recommends
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by BrianMcFadden
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 02:50 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Who can step into his role? On Thursday, news broke that rattled the American political world in general, but hit those of us in West Los Angeles particularly hard: 20-term Democratic Congressman ...
by Dante Atkins
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Feb 02, 2014 at 06:30 PM PST with 38 Recommends
The righties are in full freak out mode since Obama said he would use Executive orders. They are calling President Obama Imperialistic, King and Tyrant. They say his use of the Executive Order is ...
by ChangeAgent007
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 30, 2014 at 01:53 PM PST with 8 Recommends