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Drought forces reform of Water Agency


Click to enlarge — Golf course in the middle of desert sands

Drew Lessard stood on top of Folsom Dam and gazed at the Sierra Nevada, which in late spring usually gushes enough melting snow into the reservoir to provide water for a million people.

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Why Obamacare is "working"

The news is trickling out now.

Five years after Senate Democrats rammed through the Affordable Care Act in the waning days of December 2009 and Democrats in the House of Representatives passed it in March 2010, the guts of the bill are becoming public. 636 more words

Economy

How the Gay Marriage Ruling Will Change America

The Supreme Court had quite a week this week, first ruling that the Affordable Care Act was legal, much to the delight of Democrats and dismay of the Republicans. 821 more words

America

New Sarah Palin Book Coming In November

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NEW YORK (AP) – Sarah Palin has a new book coming out, with a new publisher.

Regnery Publishing, a conservative press based in Washington, D.C., announced Tuesday that it is planning a November release for Palin’s “Sweet Freedom: A Devotional.” The book, Palin’s fourth, will feature 260 “meditations” that apply “biblical principles” to contemporary issues. 54 more words

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UPDATE 2: State Employee Pay Ruling / With Analysis / Lance Trover, Attorney General Madigan, and Comptroller Munger

The Cook County judge that Attorney General Lisa Madigan asked about state employee pay has made a ruling. It looks like difficulty is ahead if a budget is not passed soon. 734 more words

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One Lump of Stupid or Two, NRA?

One Lump of Stupid or Two, NRA?.Blog Running – (Mock, Paper, Scissors)One Lump of Stupid or Two, NRA?

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Politics

There Are 45 Million More Reasons Hillary Clinton is Not One of Us

Traditionally, the Republican Party has been the party of Big Business and Big Money. The Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson, and other wealthy conservatives are set to contribute to the millions and billions of tainted political dollars that will buy the GOP’s 2016 candidate and attempt to buy our democracy so that an elitist-backed Republican will win the White House and usher in a new era of political elitism. 557 more words