Month: November 2017

News GOP senator says tax cuts must be followed by ‘structural changes to Social Security and Medicare’

GOP senator says tax cuts must be followed by ‘structural changes to Social Security and Medicare’

2:57 a.m. ET Senate Republicans started the clock for a final vote on their tax plan Wednesday evening, but among the unresolved demands from GOP waverers is a provision to prevent the bill from adding up to $1.5 trillion to the federal deficit over 10 years. No serious analysis has suggested the growth from slashing …

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News Trump Made the Most Flagrant Bigots Proud. They See Him as Their Leader. Why Wouldn’t They?

Trump Made the Most Flagrant Bigots Proud. They See Him as Their Leader. Why Wouldn’t They?

Shaun King November 29 2017, 1:10 p.m. I know it’s hard to keep up, but this morning President Donald Trump did something so dangerous, offensive, and problematic that it must be confronted head-on. In my circles, we are wary of playing what we call the “Oppression Olympics,” where one horrible moment of bigotry gets ranked against …

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News Republican tax bill paves way for the destruction of Social Security, Medicare, and safety net

Republican tax bill paves way for the destruction of Social Security, Medicare, and safety net

By Joan McCarter Tuesday Nov 28, 2017 · 1:52 PM PST They’re playing a long game. Take it from a Republican, not just any Republican but a domestic policy adviser to President Ronald Reagan and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy at the Treasury Department in the Bush 41 White House. The fix is in with this …

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Video The Trumps: A Love Story (Video)

The Trumps: A Love Story (Video)

The Trumps: A Love Story We present 'The Trumps: A Love Story.' 😉 Posted by The View on Saturday, May 27, 2017

News Anger at Mueller burns hot on the right

Anger at Mueller burns hot on the right

By Jonathan Easley – 11/25/17 06:01 AM EST 13,056 Anger at Robert Mueller is burning white-hot on the right and in conservative media, where calls for the special counsel to recuse himself from the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election have reached a fever pitch. President Trump has largely held his fire on Mueller, …

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Postal USPS expands ‘Informed Delivery’ to PO Box customers

USPS expands ‘Informed Delivery’ to PO Box customers

Posted on November 27, 2017 by postal 11/22/17 Eligible PO Box customers can now digitally preview their incoming mail through Informed Delivery. The free feature, which USPS introduced nationally this year, allows users to interact with incoming mail and manage packages on a secure online dashboard. Informed Delivery was previously available only to consumers at …

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Postal South Carolina Postal Employee has accumulated over 3,000 hours of sick leave

South Carolina Postal Employee has accumulated over 3,000 hours of sick leave

Posted on November 27, 2017 by postal 11/27/17 They call her the “iron woman.” Yolanda Habal, a custodian at the Greenville, SC, Main Post Office, has accumulated more than 3,000 hours of sick leave. USPS recently recognized Habal for this achievement. Greenville, SC, Custodian Yolanda Habal, who has accumulated more than 3,000 hours of sick …

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News Judge Permanently Blocks Trump’s Executive Order On Sanctuary Cities

Judge Permanently Blocks Trump’s Executive Order On Sanctuary Cities

“The counties have demonstrated that the executive order has caused and will cause them constitutional injuries.” By Nick Visser A federal judge on Monday permanent blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order that attempted to cut funding to so-called sanctuary cities, another legal blow to White House efforts to ramp up deportations and curb undocumented immigration. …

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News Forget Russia – Here’s How Much Israel Is Spending to Influence American Politics

Forget Russia – Here’s How Much Israel Is Spending to Influence American Politics

” … somehow and in some way, that’s different than the allegations of Russian “influence” during the 2016 cycle.” Political Junkie Wed, Nov 22, 2017 MORE: Politics And this doesn’t take into account pro-Israel American Jews, like this fine fellow, Sheldon Adelson While the American media and Washington are expending substantial energy on the alleged …

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