Although I am late for the official media campaign, I wanted to share this movingl blog post from Sister Susan. I hope that the End Modern Slavery Initiative Act of 2015 will be passed in Congress and signed into law. 7 more words
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The plan was to force President Obama to either sign a bill repealing his executive actions on immigration or veto it and shut down the Department of Homeland Security. 424 more words
In the U.S., the state of Maine is considering repealing a state law that mandates the wearing of automobile seat belts by adults. The rationale offered by the sponsor of the bill is that the government exits to protect us from others, not from ourselves. 384 more words
The Koch brothers, Charles and David, only seek to make America better for all Americans; who knew?
- The Kochs made their billions by growing their business–that’s real wealth creation, jobs for people and products people want. 249 more words
yesterday morning (saturday 28th), 11.38-11.43am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …
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“The Israeli prime minister‘s about to address the joint Houses of Congress in Washington – Kevin Connolly reports that the White House is not enthusiastic.”
House Speaker John Boehner has cut a deal to pass a long-term funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security
Has Rep. Boehner cut a deal..?
Multiple reports that House Speaker John Boehner has cut a deal to pass a long-term funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security without ties to rolling back President Obama’s executive action on immigration has reignited rumblings about a Boehner coup. 568 more words