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WATCH: Alaska State Senator Pete Kelly Wants Pregnancy Tests In Bars

WATCH: Alaska State Senator Pete Kelly Wants Pregnancy Tests In Bars

Alaska State Senator Pete Kelly has an idea: have pregnancy tests in bars. His reason is sound but his implementation plans are typical GOP claptrap.

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Broadcast News Networks Completely Ignore The Taxpayer Cost Of Low Wages

Original graphic courtesy of  WealthySingleMommy.com

Our traditional broadcast news networks report widely on both welfare and the minimum wage, but ignore how much low wages contribute to welfare spending.

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The Party Of No Hates Obamacare So Much That They Make Their Point By Rejecting Medicaid Expansion

Red states like South Carolina are facing a political dilemma over expanding Medicaid. Some see it as cold and heartless, and are getting that message out.

Red states like South Carolina are facing a political dilemma over expanding Medicaid. Some see it as cold and heartless, and are getting that message out.

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Republican Hypocritically Opposes Medicaid Expansion After Using It To Pay His Own Medical Bills

Example of Republican hypocrisy of the highest order. Arkansas Republican, Josh Miller, used Medicaid himself, but wants to deny it to his constituents. Image: Pat Bagley/CagleCartoons

Example of Republican hypocrisy of the highest order. Arkansas Republican, Josh Miller, used Medicaid himself, but wants to deny it to his constituents.

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McDonald’s Takes Down Horribly Out-Of-Touch Employee ‘Resource’ Site Amidst Heavy Criticism

Meme by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

McDonald’s took down its heavily criticized resource site, saying that the negative publicity and scrutiny was unwarranted and didn’t help their workers.

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The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

Do you know how Wal- Mart became so successful? Well fast food companies are guilty of the same economy-destroying crimes-SNAP subsidizing payroll.

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McDonalds Encourages Their Employees To Contact The Government For Financial Assistance (VIDEO)

Meme by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

A new video has surfaced revealing how McDonalds encourages their employees to go to the government in order to help them with their financial needs.

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Orwell Wept: ‘Right To Life’ Groups Suing To STOP Ohio’s Medicaid Expansion

The Tea Party moves its fight against the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to the states. Expanding Medicaid is one of the issues they're targeting now. - Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News

Several Ohio lawmakers and two Ohio Right to Life affiliates have filed a lawsuit against Ohio’s plan to expand Medicaid for its citizens.

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States That Are Expanding Medicaid Face Strong Tea Party Opposition

The Tea Party moves its fight against the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to the states. Expanding Medicaid is one of the issues they're targeting now. - Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News

The Tea Party moves its fight against the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to the states. Expanding Medicaid is one of the issues they’re targeting now.

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Tea Party Hypocrisy Perfected: Idaho Candidate Opposes Medicaid, Has TEN Kids On Medicaid

Twice failed Idaho Tea Party candidate Greg Collett explains that the way to get his 10 children off Medicaid is by ending the program for everyone.  John Cole @ CagleCartoons.com

You may have never heard of Greg Collett. He is a twice failed Tea Party candidate for the Idaho state legislature. He is a software engineer who has ten home schooled children. Greg Collett is like many Americans in that he wants what he thinks is best for his family. Recently, he […]

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Ashley Dionne, Author Of Viral Anti-Obamacare Post, Is Terribly Misinformed Or Is Lying

26 year old Ashley Dionne claims that Obamacare is "raping her future," but she is either terribly misinformed about the law, or is simply lying. tirtmaster @ Flickr

As part of their desperate attempt to derail the Affordable Care Act, Republicans and their allies on the right are trying to frighten young Americans into not applying for health care coverage. The Koch brothers funded “creepy Uncle Sam” commercials were one example of this effort. Now they have a […]

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Shutdown Costing $12.5M Per Hour; Here Are 5 Things We Could Be Paying For Instead

Shutdown Costing $12.5M Per Hour; Here Are 5 Things We Could Be Paying For Instead

What else could we being doing with the money Republicans in Congress are wasting on this shut down, all because the adults are not giving them their way?

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Between A Rock And A Hard Place: Some Boston Bombing Victims Face Losing Health Insurance If They Cash Charity Checks

Between A Rock And A Hard Place: Some Boston Bombing Victims Face Losing Health Insurance If They Cash Charity Checks

The outpouring of support in the form of charity donations to the victims of last spring’s Boston Marathon bombing was an example of America at its best. As Bruce Springsteen wrote, “We Take Care of Our Own.” But, what has happened to some of those victims in the weeks and […]

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Scalia: Capitalism And ‘Traditional Christian Values’ Deeply Tied Together

Scalia: Capitalism And ‘Traditional Christian Values’ Deeply Tied Together

On Friday, Justice Scalia spoke in Texas where he came out against part of the United States Constitution while proclaiming that Capitalism was Christian.

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Lies And Manipulation: How Texas And Virginia Promote Their Pro-Birth Agenda

When it comes to choice, some men just know what those silly women should or shouldn't do. Because men always know best, right? Image @ WalkForChoice

When it comes to choice, some men just know what those silly women should or shouldn’t do. Because men always know best, right?

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Heritage Foundation Analyst: As Wages Go Up, Workers Lose Benefits That We Want To Take From Them (VIDEO)

My Dad needs a living wage.

Conservative think tank the Heritage Foundation makes a new case against the minimum wage – people would no longer need government benefits.

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Women In Iowa Must Now Seek Personal Approval Of Republican Governor To Get An Abortion

Women In Iowa Must Now Seek Personal Approval Of Republican Governor To Get An Abortion

Under a new law, Iowa’s Governor now gets to make the final decision on abortion coverage for women within his state.

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Red States Are The Real Welfare States

Red States Are The Real Welfare States

Red states are really parasites and gold-diggers when it comes to collecting Federal dollars even though they are the most vociferous about government spending

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Maine GOP Leader Makes Sexist Remarks, Implying A ‘Man’s Brain’ Makes Him A More Rational Being (VIDEO)

The Republican 'war on women' appears now to extend to their brains, which one congressman asserts are not as equipped as a man's brain to reject free stuff.; image@TheSmokingJacket

The Republican ‘war on women’ appears now to extend to their brains, which one congressman asserts are not as equipped as a man’s to reject free stuff.

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John Boehner Hopes To Get His Spending Cuts By Holding The Debt Ceiling Hostage…Again

John Boehner Hopes To Get His Spending Cuts By Holding The Debt Ceiling Hostage…Again

Why is Boehner again holding the debt ceiling hostage? It’s past time for him and his party to stop this type of childish ploy and actually get to work.

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