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Distractions

The GOP almost passed an Obamacare repeal. What did I hear about most on facebook? Whether Pelosi should be minority leader. People are still arguing about that now and saying we should call up Tim Ryan and tell him he’s an asshole. 41 more words

National Politics

Pelosi: ‘Hundreds Of Thousands’ Will Die If GOP Health Care Bill Passes

Reported By Randy Desoto | June 26, 2017 at 12:51pm

URL of the original posting site: http://www.westernjournalism.com/pelosi-hundreds-of-thousands-will-die-if-gop-health-care-bill-passes/

The California congresswoman went on to contend that Republicans should join with Democrats to fix Obamacare, not scrap it, and she argued that Republicans are currently sabotaging the law.

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Political

How To REALLY Drain the Swamp

OK, so it has been said over and over in both the election, and since, that Trump went to DC to Drain The Swamp.  Fact is, only the American People can do that.   726 more words

Politics

Learn When to Call Your Members of Congress a Second Time on the Same Issue

June 2017 Update: It’s the last week of June. The Senate version of the AHCA is out. It’s terrible. Some Republican senators are wavering. Now is the time to call, call, call and tell your senators that you oppose the AHCA. 908 more words

Use Your Power, Recruit Friends

Why Strong Turnout Was Not Enough for Democrats in Georgia

The recent special election in the sixth district had big spending, lots of national attention and turnout that would be hard to improve on. What are the lessons here? 75 more words

NYT

Illinois peeps, check out - Democrats’ Best Chance to Retake the House? 8 Types of G.O.P. Districts to Watch

Democrats should expect a lot of close-but-no-cigar showings in House races, but that doesn’t mean they can’t retake the chamber….. via NYT The Upshot http://ift.tt/2t8YkKN

IFTTT

The Diminishing Voice of the People

The Founding Fathers believed the Legislative branch (Congress) would be more powerful than the Presidency or the Courts. They were so concerned about the potential for Congress to become tyrannical, they split the Legislative branch into… 413 more words

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