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Special News

Examples of "What's trending at Daily" Kos July 20, 2013 and October 7, 2013

see the Koch brothers exposee

  (from email): in case you missed it,
   Ann Coulter quote: must be read to be believed, by onanye
   Powerful Letter to Zimmerman: "You are now going to feel what it's like to be black in America.", by David Harris Gershon
   FBI freezes City of Sanford's plan to return Zimmerman's gun, by ericlewis0
   McConnell lies to his caucus, Corker calls 'bullshit', by chose
   The stupid, it burns! Racist idiots bash Marc Anthony for singing God Bless America, by Brainwrap
   Lewis Black messes with Texas, by Jen Hayden
   McDonald's makes the case for raising the minimum wage without realizing it, by sujigu
   The joy of watching a Cheney bite Republicans in their behind, by Jed Latinos
   Family Research Council guy says America now in era of Pagan sexuality, by Hunter
   Chicago schools lay off 2,100 while city puts $55 million into college basketball arena, by Laura Clawson
   Detroit bankruptcy on hold, Snyder admin. smacked down by judge for "cheating good people who work", by Eclectablog

News

The Gezi Agenda June 13, 2013
  • Crooks and Liars Rep. Nadler: NSA Can Listen To Phone Calls Without A Warrant ??? June 16, 2013 08:00 AM
  • Congress is set to double the cost of student loans from 3.4% to 6.8% --while offering huge corporate banks the low rate of 0.75%. May 10, 2013. How's that for the fat cats?
  • "California is the 4th-largest oil-producing state, but it is the ONLY state that does NOT tax Big Oil. We could raise $2 billion per year to begin repairing the damage of previous cuts to public education, but only if Democrats in the Legislature use their new super-majority power to pass it. Sarah Palin signed Alaska's oil severance tax of 25%! Texas charges 7.5%.(1) Why doesn't California make Big Oil pay for the privilege of profiting off our natural resources? State Senator Noreen Evans (D-Santa Rosa) has proposed Senate Bill 241, which would tax oil extraction at a modest 9.9%. Public higher education would receive 93% of revenues, and 7% would go to the Department of Parks and Recreation." Courage Campaign May 4 2012.
  • "The law limiting overall contributions was enacted in 1974 and expanded in 2002 to prevent donors from writing million-dollar checks to candidates, which the Supreme Court has ruled could contribute to the corruption or at least the appearance of corruption of public officials." Breaking that law with oversight by the FEC, "The Huffington Post identified 49 individuals who donated more than $150,000 in the last election cycle, far in excess of the biennial contribution limits. Of the 49 donors, 48 exceeded the PAC and party limit and 32 exceeded the candidate limit." Huffpost May 3 2013.
  • The effects of unchecked criminalization: Black Teen charged with felony for science experiment By SESALI BOWEN | http://feministing.com/2013/05/01 Published: MAY 1, 2013
  • Austerity Economics Takes A Major Blow As Key Research Paper Discredited April 19, 2013
later breaking: Colbert Nation Stephen Colbert rips apart debunked austerity economics paper april 25, 2013
RSN Dec 12 2012: Lawrence Tribe: "It badly distorts the meaning of everything I have written on the subject to treat me as remotely hostile to the comprehensive national regulation of firearms and ammunition possession, transfer, and use; and it even distorts my meaning to regard my views as similar to those that the Roberts Court has expressed on the subject, although I hasten to add that even this Court's unfortunate views leave very substantial room for close regulation and even prohibition of entire categories of dangerous firearms and the ammunition that makes them lethal. The fact that many of my fellow gun control proponents were disappointed by the nuanced character of what I wrote in 2000 shouldn't be allowed to distract from my continuing conclusion that the Constitution permits, and that sane public policy demands, vastly stricter firearms regulation than exists in the United States today.""
These congressmen have received between $7,400 and $9,900 to "represent" the NRA: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), Mike Coffman (R-Co), Rick Berg (R-ND), Jim Renacci (R-OH), Steve Fincher (R-TN), and more.
West Antarctica Warming Twice As Fast As Previously Believed: Study HuffPost Dec 24 2012
Election results: Senate
  • 6 Nov'12 Election: Through the process of an honest democratic election we regained a united country and have the opportunity to lift ours and the world economy out of the mini-depression that we got ourselves into through transgressions of Bankers and Wall Street and the inability to cooperate in the aftermath of the financial collapse.

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