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Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’ A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Gingrich on Meet the Press: Romney Lied About Tax Cuts for the Wealthy From TPM: Newt Gingrich called out Mitt Romney on Sunday for backing off his promise to cut taxes on the wealthy after winning the Republican ... “I will not reduce the taxes paid by high-income Americans.” Gingrich said Romney’s inconsistency ... 10/7/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Newt Gingrich: Romney Flip-Flopped On Tax Cuts Newt Gingrich called out Mitt Romney on ... admitting that Romney had shifted from wanting to lower taxes on all Americans to promising that his reform plan would not lower taxes paid by the wealthy. Romney's pledge is to cut tax rates across the board ... 10/7/2012 - 4:35 am | View Link
At First Debate, Mitt Romney Admits That He Would ‘Absolutely Not’ Support His Own Tax Plan I will not reduce the taxes paid by high-income Americans. And number three ... Romney’s plan is a clearly defined tax cut for the wealthy. Even if he closed every loophole that benefits the wealthy, he wouldn’t generate enough revenue to make up ... 10/4/2012 - 2:28 pm | View Link
Romney To Obama: Saying I’ll Cut Wealthy’s Taxes Like Lies Of My ‘Five Boys’ President Obama first asserted that Romney’s tax plan would result in a tax in a cut for high income Americans while middle class families suffered from a tax increase. Moderator Jim Lehrer tried to keep the conversation on taxes, but Romney insisted ... 10/3/2012 - 10:39 am | View Link
Romney: Taxes on the Wealthy Are So High I Paid Extra Mitt Romney says that tax rates are too high—so high that he wants to cut them. So why did he deliberately avoid deducting charitable contributions in his 2011 tax return in order to pay a higher effective tax rate? Yet Romney just opted to shovel more ... 09/21/2012 - 2:50 am | View Link
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Mitt Romney "I still believe in the people of America. And so Ann and I join with you to earnestly pray for this great nation. Thank you, and God bless America." 02/16/2017 - 4:42 am | View Website
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Thousands rally for immigrant rights in downtown Los Angeles LOS ANGELES — Thousands of activists marched through the streets of downtown Los Angeles on Saturday to oppose immigration enforcement raids and demand that local officials take concrete steps to thwart the “deportation machine”
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is telling friends and staff he is taking a role with the Trump administration, the New York Post reports.
“The GOP governor’s position has not been worked out, but he would not replace Reince Preibus as the president’s chief-of-staff, the source said.”
US: Remembering Japanese internment camps 75 years on Manzanar, California – Jim Matsuoka left his marbles at Manzanar, the site of the Japanese American internment camp where he grew up during the second world war. Two gallon-sized cans of toy marbles, earned mostly after being dismissed from
Trump May Upend Nonprofits With Vow to ‘Destroy’ Limits This article originally appeared on The Conversation. President Donald Trump recently pledged to “destroy” the Johnson Amendment, a 63-year-old law that bans charities from engaging in political activities. As Trump said this at the
Ex-Ambassador: Treat Mexico as the Important Ally It Is This article originally appeared on The Conversation. Mexico is one of the most important countries in the world for the United States. It’s the second-largest buyer of U. S. goods, the third-biggest consumer of U. S. agricultural products and Am
“Swedes reacted with confusion, anger and ridicule on Sunday to a vague remark by President Trump that suggested that something terrible had occurred in their country. During a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Florida, Mr. Trump issued a sharp if discursive attack on refugee policies in Europe, ticking off a list of places that have been hit by terrorists,” the New York Times reports.
Said Trump: “You look at what’s happening.