Post Tagged with: "Joe Manchin"

Nine Shameless Senate Democrats Join 53 Republicans To Approve Keystone XL (VIDEO)

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Send the bill over, Obama’s veto pen is ready!

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Veto Victory: President Obama WILL Veto The Keystone XL Pipeline – A Look Into The Future?

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President Obama has stuck it to the new Republican Congress with a promise to veto the Keystone Pipeline. Is this a forecast of things to come?

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Democratic Senators Vow To Not Sink To GOP’s Level, Say They Will Not Obstruct

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The Democrats say they will not obstruct the party that has done nothing but obstruct them for the entire time this Administration has been in effect. Okay, then.

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Senate Democrats To Propose Alternative To Syrian Military Action

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Before we invade Syria, let’s see if they’ll sign the International Chemical Weapons Convention first.

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Approval Rating Of N.H. Senator Who Voted Against Expanded Background Checks Plummets

Approval Rating Of N.H. Senator Who Voted Against Expanded Background Checks Plummets

Poll after poll shows overwhelming support for expanded checks.

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Empire Of The Gun: Jon Stewart Slams NRA Opposition To Genocide

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Jon Stewart encapsulates the idiocy of the gun debate — not only as it applies to Americans but as it applies overseas — in just four minutes.

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Standard Right Wing Propaganda: Guns And Religion Don’t Kill People, Abortions Do!

Standard Right Wing Propaganda: Guns And Religion Don’t Kill People, Abortions Do!

Here’s the thing about conservative arguments: If they can’t fit on a bumper sticker, it’s too long for their intended audience and they run the risk of a disastrous second glance.

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Panicked Gun Community Runs On Gun Shops For Soon-To-Be Outlawed Weapons

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More visible signs of panic came, not from the gun lobbyists, but from gun buyers.

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NRA-Loving U.S. Senator Flips And Demands Gun Control (VIDEO)

Seen here in a Senate campaign ad, Sen Joe Manchin is now calling for action on gun control.

Sen. Joe Manchin says the ‘slaughter of babies’ will force the NRA to the bargaining table.

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Movie Review: The Last Mountain – The Coal Industry Declares War on Appalachia

Movie Review: The Last Mountain – The Coal Industry Declares War on Appalachia

Winning Progressive had the opportunity to see a movie called The Last Mountain, which is about the efforts of communities in West Virginia to challenge the most destructive form of coal mining – mountaintop removal mining (“MTR”).

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