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New Senate Bill To Let Marijuana Dispensaries Finally Access Banks 2 unhappycamper Jul 11 Jul 11 6 507
Thank you, Senator Durbin for exposing University of Phoenix 4 Fritz Walter Jul 5 Jul 5 19 620
You, Too, Can Buy a Congressman! 0 unhappycamper Jul 4 Jul 4 1 171
Groundbreaking Legislation Would Abolish Federal Sentences for Drug Crimes (pot) 4 unhappycamper Jul 1 Jul 1 17 304
'Infrastructure? Who Cares,' Says GOP-Led House as it Slashes Amtrak Budget 0 unhappycamper Jun 12 Jun 12 1 387
Tom Cotton’s ‘Chickenhawk’ Taunt at Iran FM Demeans Jeb Bush, GOP Field 2 unhappycamper May 2 May 4 7 559
Krauthammer calls for elimination of filibuster...need proof of hypocrisy 2 concreteblue Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 592
U.S. Rep. Polis: New bills to legalize, tax marijuana at federal level 1 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 237
Not your Founding Fathers’ America: Permanent War, Permanent Election Campaigns, Guns, Drones and Su 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 5 321
Obama Asks Congress to Authorize Another Endless War 1 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 246
After lobbying push, drugmaker resubmits women's sex pill 2 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 365
This is what corporatocracy looks like!: Trading US Democracy for Corporate Profits with TPP 1 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 9 562
Congress May Expand Veteran Access to Cannabis for PTSD 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 360
What would Confucius say about lack of trust in US government? 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 281
Think Tank Panel Tells House U.S. Military Faces More Challenges, Suggests Pentagon Spending Reforms 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 288
Keystone of Corruption: The Money Pipeline from Big Oil to Congress 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 269
Three Minutes to Midnight: Can We Turn the Clock Back in Time? 1 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 275
McCain seeks to open U.S. domestic routes to foreign ships 1 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 404
Five Reasons Congress Should Oppose the TPP 3 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 4 292
Stop The Paul-Boxer Tax Holiday; It May Already Be A Job-Killer 2 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 4 500
Attn. Tea Party: ‘How Immigrants (yes, Muslims and Latinos) can save Detroit & other Cities’ 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 3 211
GOP Pres. Candidates warn Iran Nukes can hit NYC (despite No Nukes, ICBMs) 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 2 262
'Low-life Scum' vs. 'Great American Villian' as Citizens Arrest Targets Kissinger 2 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 3 505
House Resolution 758 - War With Russia 0 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 541
What's the Current GOP manufactured debt Crisis? Social Security Reform 0 M Kitt Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 229
The Triumph of the Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex 0 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 5 324
Lawmakers: Carrier fleet should be exempt from cuts 1 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 2 337
Refinery Lobbyist Invokes WW2-Era Quote, Calls Businesses That Donate to Environmentalists ‘Appeaser 0 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 303
Blackwater Lobbyist Will Manage the House Intelligence Committee 19 unhappycamper Dec 2014 Dec 2014 32 2029
David Brooks’ latest trick: Exposing the sleight of hand in his defense of the Kochs 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Dec 2014 7 450
“Don’t Send these Climate Denying Poll-Cats back to Congress: Send them back to Science Class” – Jes 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 398
Lack of Leadership by Washington and Moscow Undermines Treaties and Norms 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 423
Baby boomers ruined America: Why blaming millennials is misguided — and annoying 7 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 837
The United States' Middle East policy is in shambles 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 346
Ted Cruz: Obama’s surgeon general pick isn’t a ‘health professional’ because he’s ‘anti-gun’ 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 395
Big Pharma Lobbies Hard to End India's Distribution of Affordable Generic Drugs 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 438
An Appeal From Okinawa to the US Congress 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 343
Why do Politicians spend $9 billion a year to Jail the Mentally Ill? 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 386
Why Everyone is Lobbying on the F-35 Fighter Jet 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 384
The American Voter: Dumb as Dogshit, Nearly as Inert 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 481
The progressives are coming!: Why the latest attempt to “save” Democrats from populism is so patheti 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 278
America’s flip-flop foreign policy: Rand Paul, Hillary Clinton and the new millennial voter 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 229
Republican senators seek to block funds to combat Ebola 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 9 571
Louie Gohmert: Obama thought ISIS beheading victim would die from climate change first 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 430
On the Ropes in Kansas, Roberts Goes Full Anti-Obama 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 456
Is There a Doctor in the House? 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 260
Dumb and Dumber: The US Public and Congress 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 293
GOP’s full-blown panic: Why they’re pushing national security again 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 435
The Precise Percentage of Republicans Who Are Certifiable Assholes 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 7 458
Potomac Fever: Washington's Insane Clown Posse Rides Again 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 296
So the US Is Single-Handedly at War Again 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 343
Anti-Science Congress cut $600 mn. from Agency Leading Ebola Response 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 270
The Neoconservatives and the Islamic State 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 357
Rep. Louie Gohmert’s Ebola Theory Is Dumber Than He Is 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 485
Seditious Republicans Spend Paid Vacation Instigating Rebellion Among Military Generals 37 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Oct 2014 56 4254
GOP House guts White House’s request for funds to fight and contain Ebola 6 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Oct 2014 7 617
$22 Billion to Fight ISIL in same Year Congress cut $8.7 bn in Food Stamps 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 326
Time to Mobilize the Washington War Hawks to Fight ISIS Terrorists 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 337
Pro-Sullivan group gets $500,000 for U.S. Senate race from NFL owner 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 401
Paul Ryan Admits That The GOP Plans To Win The Senate and Take Healthcare Away From Millions 3 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 495
U.S. reps call for better VA access 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 304
Democrats Run Away from Success of Obamacare 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 386
Jon Stewart: Talking to GOP about climate change is like ‘pushing a million pounds of idiot up a mou 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 536
Who's the dude with the hair nowadays in Congress? 13 valerief Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 1178
Buying Back the U.S. Senate 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 354
Does Heidi Hall lack "proper background or intellect"? 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 381
Rand Paul panders to the libertarians Ann Coulter said she’d ‘drown’ if GOP doesn’t take Senate 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 334
Kansas Democrat asks court to require new US Senate candidate 4 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 441
Anthony Weiner and the Revolving Door 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 365
Rachel Maddow rips ‘repellent’ Congress for giving itself two more months off 2 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 608
From Tragedy to Farce: How Fox News and the GOP Tarnished Benghazi 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 335
Ted Cruz: ‘Social worker’ Obama wants to fight ISIS with ‘expanded Medicaid’ 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 353
Senate panel: Chinese hackers targeted military contractors and tech firms 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 223
Is the GOP/TP Really Against "Big Government?" Fuhgeddaboudit 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 355
America’s “ground troops” fiasco: Why Congress must straitjacket the presidency 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 308
Superbug fears: Lawmakers want to crack down on overuse of antibiotics in livestock 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 232
Congress includes $29 million in cuts to TANF in proposed CR 2 DeadLetterOffice Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 449
Deborah Lee James: Air Force to Get ’70-75 Percent’ Of Budget Request Through Congress 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 303
Progressive Democrats Follow Obama to War in Syria 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 508
Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategy 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 251
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