Detention centre staff defy Australian government’s refugee ... - World Socialist Web Site OPINION: Detention centre anti-whistleblower laws wrong - Sunshine Coast Daily 07/2/2015 - 3:21 pm | View Link
Where They Stand: Scott Walker on issues of 2016 campaign - Chicago Daily Herald Where They Stand: Scott Walker on issues of 2016 campaign - Vida en el Valle 07/2/2015 - 2:29 pm | View Link
Just Before Round of Negotiations on the Proposed "Trade in Services ... - Huffington Post WikiLeaks Releases CORE TEXT of TiSA (Trade in Services Agreement) - Boston IMC 07/2/2015 - 1:42 pm | View Link
Using Labels and Receipts to Make Retirement Investments More ... - American Progress Print: Liz Bartolomeo (poverty, health care ... org Print: Tom Caiazza (foreign policy, energy and ... org Print: Tanya Arditi (immigration, ... 07/2/2015 - 11:32 am | View Link
What does Jim Webb believe? Where the candidate stands on 10 issues - PBS Jim Webb Announces Democratic Bid for Presidency - New York Times 07/2/2015 - 6:20 am | View Link
Trump on health care, immigration and Clinton's email Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke with CNN's Dana Bash on Wednesday. They spoke about policy and Trump's competition for the White House. Al Jazeera 4:22 2 hrs ago 07/29/2015 - 3:23 pm | View Link
US advocates applaud court ruling on immigrant detention centres In a July 27 letter to ICE director Sarah Saldana, the Catholic Legal Immigration Network ... double down on a costly policy that has been plagued with problems, including suicide attempts, inadequate medical and mental health care, prolonged periods ... 07/29/2015 - 12:11 pm | View Link
Trump's immigration plan: Deport the undocumented, 'legal status' for some But Trump is still a long ways from presenting a specific immigration policy platform and his explanation in ... But it's got to be legal immigration." Health care Trump also didn't delve into details when asked about his position on health care, which ... 07/29/2015 - 10:08 am | View Link
Labor’s policy turnback on asylum-seekers and border protection The money would include supporting the UNHCR in providing health and education ... Rudd and then immigration minister Tony Burke resurrected offshore processing at Manus Island and Nauru. Says Marles: “The policy was about taking Australia off the ... 07/29/2015 - 3:26 am | View Link
Does immigration really make American workers poorer? A response to Bernie Sanders. This presents the immigration question as an ... for education, for health care, for entertainment, and more — that create the raw demand out of which new jobs are fashioned. If policy properly takes advantage of that demand, then we can keep employment ... 07/29/2015 - 3:01 am | View Link
California Immigrant Policy Center | CIPC advances ... CIPC advances inclusive policies that build a prosperous future for all Californians. 07/29/2015 - 8:16 pm | View Website
Home Information on the law, and the employment and public benefits rights of immigrants. 07/29/2015 - 4:34 pm | View Website
Immigration Policy Center The Criminalization of Immigration in the United States. Immigrants are (still) less likely to commit serious crimes or be behind bars than the native-born. 07/29/2015 - 12:09 pm | View Website
Health policy Health policy can be defined as the "decisions, plans, and actions that are undertaken to achieve specific health care goals within a society." According to the World ... 07/29/2015 - 10:22 am | View Website
Immigration Immigration is the movement of people into a country to which they are not native in order to settle there, especially as permanent residents or future citizens. 07/29/2015 - 9:53 am | View Website
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart opened his show this Wednesday by giving a slightly longer description than he did the night before on his colleague Larry Wilmore's show, about just what happened when he was asked to come visit the White House and meet with President Obama.
Of course Fox and the right wing media have been going nuts over this, trying to imply that there was something sinister about the meetings:
Jon Stewart opened The Daily Show on Wednesday by addressing the media furor over his “secret” meetings with President Barack Obama, while mocking Fox News and Politico for hyping the encounters.
“It was a roundtable meeting with the President, Elvis — still alive — Minister [Louis] Farrakhan, and the Area 51 alien,” Stewart quipped.
Nearly two-thirds of Californians believe global warming is having an impact on the state's persistent drought, sharing Gov. Jerry Brown's environmental concerns as he presses for tougher climate change standards, according to a new statewide poll released Wednesday. …
Gov. Scott Walker has scheduled a special election in September to fill a vacant southeastern Wisconsin state Assembly seat. Republican state Rep. Chris Kapenga of Delafield has represented the 99th Assembly District since 2010.and more »