Federal Paul Ryan threatens to punish representatives who live-stream from House floor

Paul Ryan threatens to punish representatives who live-stream from House floor

By Alison R. Parker   | June 25, 2017 With the unpopular health care repeal bill working its way through Congress, and the deepening Russia scandal looming, the House Speaker provided a clear reminder that the GOP doesn’t want the public to know what they’re doing. One year ago, House Democrats engaged in a powerful act of …

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Postal Prosecutors: Letter carrier busted selling marijuana on duty

Prosecutors: Letter carrier busted selling marijuana on duty

Christopher Baxter (Chicago police) William LeeContact ReporterChicago Tribune A veteran mail carrier was ordered held in custody on $100,000 bail Saturday after authorities said he ran a drug business out of his mail truck while working his route in the Near North neighborhood, authorities said. Judge Peggy Chiampas ordered Christopher Baxter held on $100,000 bail …

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Federal Kellyanne Conway Defends Medicaid Cuts, Says Adults Can Always Find Jobs

Kellyanne Conway Defends Medicaid Cuts, Says Adults Can Always Find Jobs

Reality check: Most of them have jobs already. By Jonathan Cohn White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Sunday came right out and said what so many Republicans are probably thinking ― that taking Medicaid away from able-bodied adults is no big deal, because they can go out and find jobs that provide health insurance. Apparently …

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Federal Breaking: Barack Hussein Obama Has Just Released This Statement

Breaking: Barack Hussein Obama Has Just Released This Statement

Former President Barack Obama posted a statement on twitter and facebook in response to the GOP Healthcare Bill on Saturday. Our politics are divided. They have been for a long time. And while I know that division makes it difficult to listen to Americans with whom we disagree, that’s what we need to do today. …

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Federal Trump Announces Plan To Devastate Millions of Americans By Cutting Social Security

Trump Announces Plan To Devastate Millions of Americans By Cutting Social Security

By cpowell Posted on October 11, 2016 Donald Trump is going right along with the Republican/conservative notion that Social Security is too costly, despite the millions of people who depend on it for, you know, staying alive.Trump once told Paul Ryan the following, referring to Social Security: “From a moral standpoint, I believe in it. …

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Federal Warren Obliterates Republicans

Warren Obliterates Republicans

Warren Obliterates Republicans This healthcare bill is a total disaster. Posted by Not My President on Friday, June 23, 2017

Federal Senate GOP to diabetics: Just go to the ER

Senate GOP to diabetics: Just go to the ER

By Oliver Willis   | June 22, 2017 The cuts to Medicaid in the Senate Republican health care bill would almost overnight cut off access to life-saving treatment for diabetics, sending them to the emergency room where they would incur enormous financial costs. Donald Trump’s budget director said months ago that he did not believe diabetics deserve …

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Federal The Purpose Of The Republican Health Care Bill, CNN (Video)

The Purpose Of The Republican Health Care Bill, CNN (Video)

The Purpose Of The Republican Health Care Bill Do you know what the purpose of this Republican health care bill is? It's the wealthy and the powerful saying, 'We need another massive tax break. We're already multi-billionaires, but we need more and we don't care if millions of people lose their health insurance or if …

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Federal NALC Truth Page

NALC Truth Page

In today’s NALC Bulletin, Fred Rolando tells the whole membership for the first time that under the expired contract he allowed management to hire CCAs at least 15% above the Article 7 caps and he’s going to permit management to keep them under the tentative agreement. This is another huge step down the road to …

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