PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – US Attorney General Loretta Lynch received both praise and criticism this past week at a Capitol Hill hearing on President Obama’s executive order on gun control. 213 more words
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It’s a long time running joke that nothing is certain in life but death and taxes. In all honesty, it isn’t a joke; but a verifiable truth. 1,490 more words
By Ian Bush
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Two local senators have given a boost to the deal between the US and other world powers and Iran, intended to limit the Islamic Republic’s nuclear ambitions. 181 more words
Yeah, cheaply going for the headline here….
Today it was announced thatNetanyahu Wanted To Attack Iran But Was Overruled….
Now unless you live under a rock, and reportedly there are still three in Delaware who do so, you know that the only reason ANYONE is against the awesome Iran nuclear deal is because of AIPAC and billionaires like Sheldon Adelson who throw large blocks of money at campaigns of US legislators who vote to give $$$ in arms to Israel… 1,587 more words
"Is The Iran Deal ‘Liberal’?": Shifting The Reigning Washington Foreign-Policy Paradigm From War-Making To Deal-Making
So, Senator Chris Coons, what do you think of the Iran deal?
There’s a pause. I have spoken a few times in recent weeks to the Delaware Democratic Senator, because a) he is deeply immersed in the details of this negotiation and b) he’s coming from what seems to me roughly the right place here: He wants to support his president and he wants to see diplomacy succeed, but he doesn’t trust Iran and he wants a deal that has a chance of actually working. 1,137 more words
From Arthur Stamolis of Citizen’s Fair Trade Campaign:
The U.S. Senate is expected to vote again on Fast Track legislation for the job-killing Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on Tuesday morning, and several Democratic Senators still hasn’t committed to vote NO. 501 more words