Month: July 2017

Video Right Before Trump Fired Scaramucci (Video)

Right Before Trump Fired Scaramucci (Video)

Right Before Trump Fired Scaramucci LOL! This one has us in stitches…Like Occupy Democrats for more! Posted by Occupy Democrats on Monday, July 31, 2017

News Democrats once represented the working class. Not any more

Democrats once represented the working class. Not any more

Robert Reich Bill Clinton and Barack Obama helped shift power away from the people towards corporations. It was this that created an opening for Donald Trump Thursday 10 November 2016 07.00 EST Last modified on Friday 14 July 2017 14.20 EDT What has happened in America should not be seen as a victory for hatefulness over decency. …

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Federal John Kelly, Asserting Authority, Fires Anthony Scaramucci

John Kelly, Asserting Authority, Fires Anthony Scaramucci

By MICHAEL D. SHEAR, GLENN THRUSH and MAGGIE HABERMANJULY 31, 2017 WASHINGTON — John F. Kelly, President Trump’s new chief of staff, firmly asserted his authority on his first day in the White House on Monday, telling aides he will impose military discipline on a free-for-all West Wing, and he underscored his intent by firing …

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Postal Trump budget calls for $47B in retirement benefits, operational cuts at USPS

Trump budget calls for $47B in retirement benefits, operational cuts at USPS

By Jory Heckman | @jmheckman May 24, 2017 3:15 pm 2 min read President Donald Trump has weighed in on the ongoing postal reform debate with a fiscal 2018 budget proposal that would save the U.S. Postal Service $47 billion over 10 years through cuts in retirement benefits and mail delivery costs. The majority of the cost …

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Federal These Two Women Senators Are The Real ‘Mavericks’ Of The GOP Health Care Vote

These Two Women Senators Are The Real ‘Mavericks’ Of The GOP Health Care Vote

McCain cast the unexpected vote, but Murkowski and Collins never wavered. By Emma Gray Senator John McCain made headlines early Friday morning when he cast an unexpected “no” vote against the Senate GOP’s Health Care Freedom Act (a.k.a. “skinny repeal” of the Affordable Care Act). His vote was indeed surprising and decisive, and therefore newsworthy. …

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Federal “Mike Pence Is Somewhere Planning An Inauguration,” Predicts Maxine Waters

“Mike Pence Is Somewhere Planning An Inauguration,” Predicts Maxine Waters

By ursulafaw Sunday Jul 30, 2017 · 1:21 AM EST Maxine Waters is one of Donald Trump’s most dedicated and vociferous detractors.  The Hill reports that Waters predicts Mike Pence is preparing for Trump’s impeachment: Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) suggested on Saturday that Vice President Pence is already planning his inauguration in anticipation of President …

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Postal How We’re Surviving Right to Work: Letter Carriers Keep Numbers up with Shop Floor Action

How We’re Surviving Right to Work: Letter Carriers Keep Numbers up with Shop Floor Action

June 28, 2017 / Alexandra Bradbury Enlarge or shrink text login or register to comment How does Letter Carriers Branch 82 in Portland, Oregon, keep its membership at 95 percent despite being an open shop? Photo: Jamie Partridge Postal unions, like all federal employee unions, are open shop. That means workers can get the benefits …

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