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A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 253 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 269 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
Note: This is a repost of an earlier post of mine, with a few substantial revisions, given current events. History of the Word Filibuster from NPR, All Things Considered,
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Nov 23, 2013 at 11:18 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Robert Reich writes There's Only One Way To Beat The Republican Fanatics, which suggests a more decisive and dramatic analysis than Reich delivers. Although, I agree with the basic gist of his ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 02:16 PM PST with 22 Recommends
If you are old enough, you may recall this humorous commentary on Americana, buried somewhere in that ancient haze ... Wimpy Hamburger Scene -- (Popeye Cartoon) link Wimpy to Order-taker: " I'll ...
by jamess
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 11:36 AM PST with 18 Recommends
History of the Word Filibuster from NPR, All Things Considered, Listen -- May 18, 2005 MICHELE NORRIS: The word 'filibuster' comes from piracy . MELISSA BLOCK: The term first appeared in the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 12:11 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Recent estimates by non-partisan actuaries indicate that Medicare will be bankrupt in 2024, and Social Security will only be able to meet 80% of its obligations after 2033. The dire warnings about ...
by Woody25
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 05:59 PM PST with 2 Recommends