Post Tagged with: "budget"

Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

It is disgusting that the United States is supplying these types of munitions to anyone. Our tax money needs to be invested in schools not bombs.

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Senate Republicans Pass Sadistic Budget: End Medicare, Slash Food Stamps, Increase Military Spending

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This is what the Republican Party truly stands for: Eternal war paid for on the backs of the poor, the sick and the elderly.

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Watch: Bernie Sanders Delivers The Most Epic Blow To The New GOP Budgets (Video)

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Bernie Sanders is fired up more than ever, and rightly so. Republicans are prepared to cut social safety nets by $4.2 trillion, and Sanders isn’t going down without a fight.

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NASA Admin Schools Ted Cruz On How Earth Science Works (VIDEO)

NASA Admin Schools Ted Cruz On How Earth Science Works (VIDEO)

This is what happens when you put an anti-science Republican in charge of science.

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Virginia Governor Pumps His Proverbial Fist At Boehner’s ‘Threat’ To Defund Homeland Security (VIDEO)

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The dysfunction in Washington is partisan politics, which really puts American families at risk.

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Republicans Are Worried About The Beating They’ll Take If DHS Shuts Down

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The GOP’s image was destroyed in the 2013 government shutdown. Now, some Republicans are starting to worry that will happen again if DHS shuts down amid several national security threats.

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President Obama’s Budget Plan Gives Legal Pot The Thumbs Up

President Obama’s Budget Plan Gives Legal Pot The Thumbs Up

President Obama’s new budget would allow Washington D.C. to finally implement its marijuana initiative, which passed with over 70% of the vote.

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Scott Walker Wants To Cut $300 Million In Education While Building $500 Million Basketball Arena

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Someone desperately needs to have their priorities checked.

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Suck On This, Conservatives! ObamaCare IS Working, And Here’s Proof

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If you’re a conservative, you may not want to read this. If you’re not, feel free to constantly shove this in a conservative’s face until they do. Because according to three recently released statistics, ObamaCare is working and it’s stronger than ever.

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Tea Party Rep. Louie Gohmert Hates President Obama So Much, He Wants To Defund Everything He Cares About (AUDIO)

Tea Party Rep. Louie Gohmert Hates President Obama So Much, He Wants To Defund Everything He Cares About (AUDIO)

This is just another instance of the GOP holding America hostage to hurt President Obama.

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How One Kentucky Town Is Fighting Back Against The Greed Of Oil Companies

How One Kentucky Town Is Fighting Back Against The Greed Of Oil Companies

This little town in Kentucky has the answer to monstrous ever-increasing gasoline costs that eat up the family’s budget.

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Paul Ryan Shows His Evil Side by Omitting Poor from Poverty Hearing

Paul Ryan Shows His Evil Side by Omitting Poor from Poverty Hearing

If you want to see the face of modern evil in America, look no further than Paul Ryan. As the Republicans have beefed up their efforts to purge America of the poorest and most vulnerable, Ryan will hold a hearing on the issue of poverty plaguing the United States called “A Progress Report On the War on Poverty: Lessons From the Frontlines.”

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Obamacare Enrollment Easily Sails Past Goals – GOP Completely Freaks Out

McAuliffe's win for governor of Virginia makes the stakes between Democrats and the Tea Party clear.

On the last day of enrollment for Obamacare, the figures topped the administration’s goals, leaving the GOP with nothing but another threat to repeal.

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Jan Brewer’s Budget Stiffs Arizona’s Kids

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Jan Brewer’s new budget asks for even less money that the much-maligned former director of CPS did. Less money to protect kids, how is that an improvement?

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Scrooge Congress To Unemployed: Merry Christmas And Screw You

The unemployed are getting coal in their stockings from the Republicans in Congress. Charities can't keep up. What are these people supposed to do?
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Though the budget deal has gone through, there was one very important thing left out of it. Federal unemployment insurance runs out on December 28 and it won’t be taken care of until after the new year. That’s 1.3 million unemployed Americans who the Republicans in the House have basically […]

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GOP Is Looking To Get Away From Tea Party Politics For 2014 And Beyond

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The GOP has wised up and begun to work on distancing itself from Tea Party politics, and heading back towards the center of the political spectrum.

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Congress’ Ongoing Budget Battles Have Cost The U.S. $700 Billion In 3 Years

Congress’ Ongoing Budget Battles Have Cost The U.S. $700 Billion In 3 Years

Macroeconomic Advisers published a new study on Oct. 15 that show repeated budget battles have cost the U.S. $700 billion since 2010.

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Bipartisan Senate Deal To End Shutdown And Raise Debt Ceiling Announced

Bipartisan Senate Deal To End Shutdown And Raise Debt Ceiling Announced

Just minutes ago, the Senate announced the details of the bipartisan deal worked out between Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Senate deal comes after weeks of Republican stonewalling over the budget and debt ceiling extension. As it stands right now, the rough outline […]

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Boehner Would Rather Hold Debt Ceiling Hostage Than ‘Surrender’ To Obama

Boehner Would Rather Hold Debt Ceiling Hostage Than ‘Surrender’ To Obama

As we slog through the ninth day of shutdown, we are apparently still no closer to a deal to reopen the government than we were on Sept. 30. But the shutdown isn’t the only problem we have now. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) is at a point where, to him, […]

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What Is The Real Reason We’re Facing A Government Shutdown? Hint: It’s Not Obamacare

What Is The Real Reason We’re Facing A Government Shutdown? Hint: It’s Not Obamacare

The Republicans in the house have been fighting to shut down the government since April of this year.

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