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Republican congressional leaders, and many of their sheepish members, are all puckered up over ShutDown.

“ShutDown?  ShutDown!  Oh, no, that would be too risky.  Remember when we got blamed for shutting down the government?  803 more words

Tuesday Reads: Evil is as Evil Does


Good Morning!!!

I really don’t want this to turn into a mini version of my mom’s rants on “people are no damn good”  that I grew up hearing as frequently as some kids hear bed and supper time prayers.   2,958 more words

Just Because

Conservative to Reed: Why did we vote for you?

Rep. Tom Reed’s second town hall meeting on Saturday, December 12 was in Stanley, Town of Seneca (Ontario County). A relatively small crowd, about 20 to 25, came to listen/talk to our congressman. 1,061 more words

Reed's Views

"What You Need to Know About the Canada Job Fund" published by the Caledon Institute

The Caledon Institute of Social Policy approached me to publish a revised version of my paper “What You Need to Know About the Canada Job Fund“. 148 more words

Canada Job Grant

Ralph Nader: The Budget Is A Collective Display of Twisted Priorities and Insane Declarations By Congress

Dandelion Salad

with Ralph Nader

TheRealNews on Dec. 14, 2014

If you were to judge this budget by conventional standards of human sanity you would indict it as the collective display of twisted of priorities says Consumer Advocate, Ralph Nader.

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JoAnn Chateau reblogged this on Aware & Fair and commented:

Ralph Nader gives his take on the budget that's going through Congress. He notes that political sanity cannot return until we 'dismantle the corporate state.' Hang in there. 7:36 minutes into the video, Nader explains there is a plan to do that. It involves left-right coalitions, which he has written about in his book 'Unstoppable.' This is important, and should give every U.S. citizen hope. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOJMbXecXY0#t=117]

Fresh off his "Redskins" victory, Barack calls for an 8 Team playoff

You may remember that Barack O’TomA said that he wouldn’t let his imaginary son play football.  Now he is weighing in to  support  an 8 Team College Football playoff. 11 more words

News And Politics

Himes casts sole vote in Connecticut House delegation backing $1.1 trillion federal budget

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jim Himes was the sole member of Connecticut’s all-Democratic House delegation to vote for the $1.1 trillion federal spending bill, stoking more criticism from a liberal interest group that cited his Wall Street ties. 365 more words