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Naming Names: List of Lawmakers That Blew Off Benjamin Netanyahu’s Speech

Natalie Andrews reports: Here is the list of lawmakers who say they won’t attend, which has been updated as more lawmakers issue statements. Republican Senator Roy Blunt is also not attending, but not for political reasons. 284 more words


Senate needed 67 votes to override President Obama's Keystone XL veto; They got 62

WASHINGTON (CNN) — Senate supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline failed to override President Barack Obama’s veto of their legislation that would have cleared construction of the project. 321 more words


German Intelligence Estimates Death Toll in Ukraine Ten Times Higher / Sputnik International


German intelligence estimates that the total number of people who have been killed in Ukraine is almost 50,000, including both civilians and the military, the German media reported on Sunday. 257 more words




A filibuster is an obstructionist tactic used in legislative assemblies. It is particularly associated with the US Senate, where the tradition of unlimited debate is strong, and it has been used by conservatives and liberals for very different purposes. 44 more words

Convenient Contact Information For Your Elected Officials

By Elisha Dorfsmith

Flagstaff Liberty Alliance recently posted a page with contact information for our elected officials. This is a good reference to bookmark and use often and I wanted to share it here. 136 more words

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