• Too Far? NAACP Magazine Shows Scalia With Confederate Bandana
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    Too Far? NAACP Magazine Shows Scalia With Confederate Bandana

    the calmer all of the n_ double a_c_p_’s official magazine features justice antonin scalia with the confederate bandana so the question is did they go too far why or why not so let me give you got some of the backstory here real fast why did they make this cover well it was in direct response to a comment that scalia made about the voting rights act he called it they perpetuation of racial entitlement i cringe just when i repeat it so those of you who know the history of the voting rights act know how profoundly ridiculous that comment is the voting rights act of nineteen sixty five…

  • Manipulating Voters with Poll Tested Campaigns  | The Real Ratigan
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    Manipulating Voters with Poll Tested Campaigns | The Real Ratigan

    The problem with poll tested campaigning can be summed up in a very simple way two politicians of two completely different political parties both want to be your president, your senator, your congressperson what it may be they don’t actually believe anything they simply are interpreting whatever the data in the polls is and then seeking to pander to the fears and desires of that poll here a classic example a patient’s bill of right polls well so the Democrat comes out with a patient’s bill of rights the Republican comes out with a patient’s Bill of rights the Democrat’s patient’s Bill of Rights says if your doctor chops your…

  • GOP Candidate Pet-Killing Legislation
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    GOP Candidate Pet-Killing Legislation

    the nobody was there really well uh… in illinois is running for governor in there and he’s a republican you won the primary school confidence in the sense that you know when uh… the responses bill that i’ve been in favor proposed for awhile now what’s the bill about that’s not a big deal just mass euthanasia uh… acts dogs cats kittens pops that would appear to be a very bad move politically canady but if they are not reduces genius bilbray delivered right well come to find out yeah yet i was a bad mood and it turns out there’s places many dog owners in at illinois as voters…

  • 2016-08-31_California Legislation
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    2016-08-31_California Legislation

    This quick video will show you how to find California legislation. As you can see, we’re on the California Legislative Information website. I’m going to go ahead and click on “bill information” and you’re going to see we have have a couple options here for searching. We can search by bill number and session year if we have that. House, author, code, statute, year, chapter number. And we can also search by keyword. So I’m going to start searching by keyword and I’m going to type in “willful defiance” because that’s the topic I’m interested in, specifically as it relates to suspension and expulsion in elementary school. So, nothing came…

  • U.S. House approves Hong Kong human rights bill, sends measure to Trump for signature or veto
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    U.S. House approves Hong Kong human rights bill, sends measure to Trump for signature or veto

    the US House of Representatives has approved legislation aimed at protecting the rights of Hong Kong citizens and it has already passed through the Senate on Tuesday our Kim W reports after the approval the Hong Kong human democracy Act and now just needs president Trump’s a signature to become law Wednesday’s House vote was an overwhelming 412 to 1 in favor of the bill aimed at protecting the human rights of people in Hong Kong the Senate had already passed a bill unanimously on Tuesday if signed into law by Trump the US would need to certify at least once a year the Hong Kong retains enough autonomy to…

  • Sen. Lee Bright responds to Confederate flag bill signing
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    Sen. Lee Bright responds to Confederate flag bill signing

    REMOVING THE FLAG. HE JOINS US NOW. SENATOR BRIGHT…YOUR REACTION NOW THAT THE HOUSE AND SENATE HAVE VOTED TO BRING THE FLAG DOWN..AND GOVERNOR HALEY HAS SIGNED THE BILL. ARE YOU SATISFIED WITH PLACING THE FLAG IN THE RELIC ROOM? SENATOR…MOST OF THE VOTES OPPOSING THE REMOVAL OF THE FLAG CAME FROM THE UPSTATE. WHY DO YOU THINK THAT IS? WILL YOU ATTEND THE REMOVAL CEREMONY TOMORROW?

  • Restrictive Legislation Hurts Us All
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    Restrictive Legislation Hurts Us All

    What do people who identify as one or more of the following have in common? They are all targets of restrictive legislation often by the very same lawmakers. ISPU gathered hard data from over 3,100 bills filed across all 50 U.S. states and found that between 2011 and 2017 lawmakers have proposed restrictive bills that limit access to the polls, immigration and asylum seeking, women’s reproductive rights, the rights of LGBTQ people, labor unions, and Muslim religious freedom. Among those proposed laws were 177 anti-shariah bills introduced in 37 state legislatures. But what do anti-shariah bills have to do with other kinds of restrictive legislation? Let’s look at one of…

  • President Obama Town Hall on Credit Cards
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    President Obama Town Hall on Credit Cards

    (applause and cheering) The President: Hello! Hello, New Mexico. Thank you so much. Thank you. Thank you very much, everybody. Please, have a seat. Have a seat. Thank you so much. What a wonderful welcome. It’s good to be back in New Mexico. (applause) It’s always nice to get out of Washington for a while — (applause) — and come to places like Rio Rancho. (applause) The climate’s nice, the conversation’s nice, people are nice. It is just wonderful to be here. We’ve got a few special guests that I want to acknowledge here. First of all, a great friend, one of the finest governors in the country — please…

  • I’m Just a Bill Parody | Follow The Money | TakePart
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    I’m Just a Bill Parody | Follow The Money | TakePart

    Phew, you sure got to climb a lot of steps to get to this capitol building here in Washington. But I wander who that sad little scrap of paper is I’m just a bill! Oh yes! I’m only a bill just trying to get through on capitol hill. I thought the power of my ideas would carry the deal but i’ve been told that it doesn’t work that way Cuz the lobby game has come to town, with lots of money to pay To pay They hail from K Street, with influential thoughts that roomies and TV spots Hired to make opinions sway now red or blue their parties are…