See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst 2016 will be a tough election for the GOP to win. 2024 might be impossible.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst Right now, Obama and other leaders are in closed-door meetings to fast track and finalize the Trans Pacific Partnership.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst As the national debt and budget issues monopolize the airwaves, it strikes me how little I remember from my undergraduate government courses.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst ‘It’s a stark image: A supporter of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy lies prone behind a concrete retaining wall on a freeway overpass, training a rifle on federal agents.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren’s new book isn’t just a memoir — it’s a full-throated endorsement of modern, populist liberalism and a scathing indictment of anti-government “magical thinking” by the tea party.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst Four years ago this Sunday, the Deepwater Horizon blowout incinerated 11 men and poisoned 600 miles of Gulf coastline.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst Jill Lepore and Evan Osnos discuss how Elizabeth Warren is changing the Senate and the country.
The National Defense Authorization Act, aka the NDAA, is legislation every American ought to be aware of and ought to add it to the list of things that need to be changed in DC. A good place to start would be paying attention to PANDA, People Against the NDAA, and by supporting them and their Take Back Tour by donating and attending an…
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst Greg Russak’s insight: April 11, 2014 If you believe America desperately needs a great surge of democracy in the face of fierce opposition from reactionary and corporate forces, then remembering and reviving the spirit of President Franklin D.
See on Scoop.it - DidYouCheckFirst The truth is that the agenda of the Koch brothers is to move this country from a democratic society with a strong middle class to an oligarchic form of society in which the economic and political life of the nation are controlled by a handful of bill…