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Pauline Hanson To Boycott Trump’s Inauguration Over Black Tie Dress Code

Australian Senator Pauline Hanson has today issued a statement declaring that she will not be attending Donald Trump’s Presidential inauguration despite being invited as she was uncomfortable with the black tie dress code. 215 more words

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Canadian Senators sing in holiday carpool karaoke

What do you get when you put a bunch of Canadian Senators on a bus at Christmas? A very Canadian version of carpool karaoke. 60 more words

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Former Members Of Senate Credentialing Committee Alarmed At Bannon's "Shady" Relationship With Breitbart

Breitbart.com’s request for permanent Capitol Hill press credentials is sparking concern from former members of the committee that approves those passes, who say Breitbart executive chairman Steve Bannon’s new White House advisory role could pose a “shady” conflict.Politico recently reported that Brei… 15 more words

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Senate speaker strikes down last-minute Tory bid to rejig tax rates


Sorry, senators: No major last-minute rewrites of proposed changes to federal tax policy for you.

Senate Speaker George Furey has nixed a bid by a Conservative-controlled committee to rejig the tax rates underlying the Liberals’ much self-touted plan to “put money back into the pockets of Canada’s middle class” on the grounds that it strays outside the parliamentary boundaries of what the non-elected chamber can do. 416 more words

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Scope Of Democracy's Loss

The Scope of Democracy’s Loss

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Republican Nomination of Conservative Only Justices in US Supreme Court

Our checks and balances system, with the Republican controlled branches, may falter. 450 more words

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Thoughts on the outcome of our recent elections in the states from Tammy Mezera