It seems there is a disconnect between what Daily Kos claims happened with food stamps from the recently passed Farm Bill with that of my State Senator. (For the record, I signed several petitions ...
The Bureau of Labor Statistics [announcedhttp://bls.gov/news.release/empsit.nr0.htm] another month of mediocre job growth Friday. The private-sector, it said, added a seasonally adjusted 142,000 ...
The Senate has just passed a Farm Bill ...
Today, the House passed the 2014 Farm Bill 251 to 166.
162 Republicans voted for it. 63 voted against it.
103 Democrats voted against it. 89 voted for it.
The Farm Bill contains $8.7 billion in ...
Easily, the best rant of the week, IMHO...
[http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2014/01/real-state-union.html The Real State of the Union]
January 29th, 2014
By Hugh, ...
All too frequently, on DKos and elsewhere in the liberal blogosphere, Edward Snowden is condemned for not remaining in America to face trial. He's compared to deeply principled practitioners of ...
Tonight I am ashamed of my Democratic Party, those in the House have given in to corporate interests. I condemn all those who have gone along with this "compromise." Thank you Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-
The U.K.'s Daily Mail just broke the story of three Democrats, including the Mayor of Elizabeth, NJ, accusing Governor Chris Christie of shutting down the city's DMV, out of political revenge, ...
At The New York Times , Charlie Savage [reportshttp://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/us/politics/watchdog-report-says-nsa-program-is-illegal-and-should-end.html?hp&_r=0]:
An independent federal ...
Most Americans oppose the NSA's vast mass surveillance phone records program , but the whistleblower who told Americans about the program - Edward Snowden - has been forced to seek political asylum ...