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Eight Years That We Should Remember Fondly

FOR EIGHT YEARS, THE UNITED STATES HAD A PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATION WITH NO SCANDALS.  I GUESS THE TRUMP THING CAN BE INTERPRETED AS A REBOUND EFFECT.

— HELEN CHRISTIE

Perspectives: While You Weren’t Looking, Trump Basically Killed Dodd-Frank

Trump’s attacks on federal regulation are now being brought against the financial system’s regulations of the Dodd-Frank law, a washing away of former President Barack Obama’s second-greatest legislative achievement: Wall Street reform. 12 more words
Opinion

The republicans are at it again. The republican President Donald Trump and his republican legislative cohorts are deliberately sabotaging the Affordable Care Act (ACA), so they can yell, “the ACA is a failure,” “it is on a death spiral.” “we have no choice but to rescue it. 1,177 more words

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California Senate Approves 'President Barack H. Obama Freeway'

The Sacbee is reporting that the California Senate has approved a stretch of a highway in Southern California to be named “President Barack H. Obama Freeway” 71 more words

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A Witch Hunt??? Hardly.

You will remember that on Saturday, the Whiner-in-Chief complained during his commencement address to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, that “No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly.” 962 more words

Political Commentary

Consorting With Communists *Open Thread*

You might think this headline refers to the claim by the Washington Post that President Trump shared some information with Russia he shouldn’t have. Not that he COULDN’T have, being the President and all though they don’t really make that clear.  879 more words

Chelsea Manning Released After 7 Years In Military Prison

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pvt. Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of giving classified government materials to WikiLeaks, was released from a Kansas military prison early Wednesday after serving seven years of her 35-year sentence. 481 more words

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