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by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: 2018 Government Shutdown
Replies: 72
Views: 1971

Re: 2018 Government Shutdown

WaPo White House prepares for shutdown as GOP lawmakers struggle for an alternative The White House and a number of federal agencies have started advanced preparations for a partial government shutdown, as President Trump and congressional Democrats appear unlikely to resolve their fight over a bor...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: RECALLS
Replies: 146
Views: 7970

Re: RECALLS

Fox News California farm linked to romaine lettuce E.coli outbreak recalls additional produce A California farm that federal health officials traced to the recent E.coli outbreak from romaine lettuce has recalled additional produce “out of an abundance of caution,” the facility announced Thursday. ...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Foreign Policy
Topic: France
Replies: 31
Views: 1859

Re: France

Associated Press: Police deploy water cannons on yellow vest protesters as French riots extend into 5th weekend
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality
Replies: 35
Views: 550

Re: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality

Medscape Physicians, Patients Vow to Overturn Ruling Striking Down ACA Almost as soon as a Texas judge ruled yesterday that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional, proponents of the law — including physicians' organizations, which had filed briefs in support — vowed to appeal the decisio...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: House Oversight: Hearing Re Clinton Foundation 12/5/18
Replies: 9
Views: 362

Re: House Oversight: Hearing Re Clinton Foundation 12/5/18

Oversight.house.gov
Oversight of Nonprofit Organizations: A Case Study on the Clinton Foundation
Subcommittee on Government Operations
Hearing Date: December 13, 2018 2:00 pm 2154 Rayburn HOB

by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: House Oversight: Hearing Re Clinton Foundation 12/5/18
Replies: 9
Views: 362

Re: House Oversight: Hearing Re Clinton Foundation 12/5/18

Washington Monthly - Nancy LeTourneau Rep. Meadow’s Hearing on the Clinton Foundation Was a Disaster Hillary Clinton haters were all a-flutter about the prospect of “explosive” information being revealed at Thursday’s hearing on the Clinton Foundation as the last hurrah from Rep. Mark Meadow’s (R-N...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence
Replies: 997
Views: 42949

Re: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence

CNN FBI releases document intel officials used to brief Trump on dossier Washington (CNN)The FBI on Friday released a redacted version of the memo that top intelligence officials, including former FBI Director James Comey, used to brief President Donald Trump about the compilation of information de...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Trump-Pence 2020
Replies: 69
Views: 4190

Re: Trump-Pence 2020

Newsweek Trump Senses Diminishing Respect, Fears Donors and Lawmakers Will Abandon him as Legal Peril Worsens, Report Says As Donald Trump and his administration continue to be bogged down in federal and criminal investigations, the president is reportedly worried that Republican lawmakers and dono...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump's Trade Follicy
Replies: 1589
Views: 66022

Re: Trump's Trade Follicy

Bloomberg $1 Billion a Month: The Cost of Trump's Tariffs on Technology U.S. companies paid $1 billion more in tariffs on technology products imported from China in October than a year earlier, as new duties imposed by the Trump administration took effect. The tariff costs rose more than seven-fold...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 38

Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2018

Providence Journal U.S. Senate passes Whitehouse-sponsored juvenile justice bill WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate this week passed a bipartisan juvenile justice bill, years in the works, that aims to secure greater protections for at-risk youth. U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse announced Tuesday that the ...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality
Replies: 35
Views: 550

Re: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality

Cross-posting Business Insider Democrats react with fury after federal judge rules that Obamacare is unconstitutional Democrats responded with fury on Friday night after a federal judge in Texas ruled that key provisions in the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," were unconstitutional— rendering th...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: ACA Sabotage
Replies: 1987
Views: 100652

Re: ACA Sabotage

Business Insider Democrats react with fury after federal judge rules that Obamacare is unconstitutional Democrats responded with fury on Friday night after a federal judge in Texas ruled that key provisions in the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," were unconstitutional— rendering the entire law ...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: Accountable Capitalism Act 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 245

Re: Accountable Capitalism Act 2018

Vox - Matt Yglesias Top House Democrats join Elizabeth Warren’s push to fundamentally change American capitalism Co-determination would transfer huge sums of wealth to the middle class. This past summer, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) rolled out a big idea to challenge how we think about inequality a...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Death Throes of the Trump Presidency
Replies: 775
Views: 41869

Re: Death Throes of the Trump Presidency

National Review - David French Republicans, Don’t Fool Yourselves — Donald Trump Is in Serious Trouble In response to the emerging evidence that Donald Trump directed and participated in the commission of federal crimes, all too many Republicans are wrongly comforting themselves with political defl...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Transition 2016 and so forth
Replies: 1947
Views: 119070

Re: Transition 2016 and so forth

HuffPo Ryan Zinke Is Out As Interior Department Secretary The loyal soldier for Trump's "energy dominance" agenda had tallied up more than a dozen federal investigations. ... President Donald Trump made the announcement on Twitter early Saturday. ... The former Montana congressman had a tumultuous ...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Trump Org & Money Laundering
Replies: 10
Views: 646

Re: Congressional Committees: Trump Org & Money Laundering

The Hill Schiff plans to obtain Deutsche Bank records of Trump's personal finances Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) told The New Yorker that he plans to subpoena information on President Trump's personal business transactions from Deutsche Bank regarding allegations that the president's financial intere...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality
Replies: 35
Views: 550

Re: A Federal Judge Just Ruled That The Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional

New York Times OpEd - Cristian Farias A Partisan Ruling on Obamacare A decision by a judge in Texas striking down the totality of the Affordable Care Act has little basis in law. ... This all-out assault on health care is one reason Democrats did so well in the midterm elections, as voters rejected...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Trump Org & Money Laundering
Replies: 10
Views: 646

Re: Congressional Committees: Trump Org & Money Laundering

Cross-posting San Francisco Chronicle OpEd - Congresswoman Jackie Speier Strange real estate deal raises specter of Putin buying Trump In July 2008, Donald Trump undertook one of his most infamous transactions. He sold a mansion in Palm Beach for $95 million to Dmitry Rybolovlev, Russian oligarch an...
by Addie
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump’s Russian Laundromat
Replies: 123
Views: 8665

Re: Trump’s Russian Laundromat

San Francisco Chronicle OpEd - Congresswoman Jackie Speier Strange real estate deal raises specter of Putin buying Trump In July 2008, Donald Trump undertook one of his most infamous transactions. He sold a mansion in Palm Beach for $95 million to Dmitry Rybolovlev, Russian oligarch and billionaire...
by Addie
Fri Dec 14, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: The Resistance
Topic: Michigan & Wisconsin Undoing Democracy/Lame Ducks
Replies: 15
Views: 535

Re: Michigan & Wisconsin Undoing Democracy/Lame Ducks

Politico Liberal groups move to sue after Walker signs lame-duck bills in Wisconsin Two liberal groups announced that they will take legal action in response to Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker's decision to sign legislation limiting the powers of Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers. The One Wis...
by Addie
Fri Dec 14, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: ACA Sabotage
Replies: 1987
Views: 100652

Re: ACA Sabotage

Cross-posting BuzzFeed News A Federal Judge Just Ruled That The Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional In a controversial ruling, a Texas judge has ruled that a minor move by Congress last year is grounds to strike down the entire Affordable Care Act, including pre-existing condition protections. W...
by Addie
Fri Dec 14, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality
Replies: 35
Views: 550

Texas et al v. USA; USDC Northern Texas; ACA Constitutionality

Thread title changed ---------------------------- BuzzFeed News A Federal Judge Just Ruled That The Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional In a controversial ruling, a Texas judge has ruled that a minor move by Congress last year is grounds to strike down the entire Affordable Care Act, including p...
by Addie
Fri Dec 14, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Transition 2016 and so forth
Replies: 1947
Views: 119070

Re: Transition 2016 and so forth

Newsweek: Donald Trump Rejected by Chris Christie for Chief of Staff After Saying Everyone Wants the Job

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