Post Tagged with: "Joe Manchin"

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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Senate Gives Big Middle Finger To Newtown and 91 Percent Of America, Votes Against Basic Gun Control (VIDEO)

Senate Gives Big Middle Finger To Newtown and 91 Percent Of America, Votes Against Basic Gun Control (VIDEO)

Yet again Republicans chose to kowtow to their NRA puppet masters and a mentally unstable assortment of wannabe Rambo sh#tkickers by voting down basic background checks that 91 percent of America supports.

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

Screen captured image with Jon Stewart from the The Daily Show. http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/wed-april-10-2013/empire-of-the-gun---our-own-worst-enemies

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

photo from Daily Kos.

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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