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How do I become a Humane Party candidate?

Need for Candidates

Ending animal abuse, exploitation, and slaughter in the U.S. will require election of Humane Party candidates to the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, and Presidency.   138 more words


Top House Dem: 'Onus Is on the Republicans' to Pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Queens County party boss and top House Democrat says he has no plans to support the divisive Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement—despite his initial praise for the pact while it was in negotiation—but said that the “onus is on the Republicans” who currently control the House of Representatives if they want to push it through before the year’s end.  521 more words

Barack Obama

More changes in Congress: Goodbye "8" plates?

This one is self-explanatory to any of the country’s legislators in the 17th Congress.

Let’s wait for compliance from our lawmakers. All of them. Let us hope that Congress does away with these “protocol” plates that are given to nearly 300 Congressmen and women.

The Beautiful Details of the Montana State Capitol Building

When I was learning the state capitols in 5th grade, I remember wanting to travel to all 50 — even despite the knowledge that Sacramento was far from the most exciting city in California. 145 more words


House Staffer is a Tax Protester?

By: David J. Herzig

Politico reported yesterday that “Isaac Lanier Avant, chief of staff to Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) and Democratic staff director for the Homeland Security Committee, allegedly did not file returns for the 2009 to 2013 tax years.” 369 more words

Lottery vote will not be on Nov. 8 ballot

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabama House members blocked the committee meeting on Gov. Robert Bentley’s lottery proposal this afternoon, ensuring that it will not be on the Nov. 193 more words


We, the people, pray ...

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Epistle of Paul to the Romans 15: 5-7, 13 (NIV)

5 May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, 6 so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 482 more words

Addressing The Scriptures