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Watch This Emotional Coal Country Woman Explain Why She No Longer Trusts Trump (VIDEO)

April 17, 2017

West Virginia Woman Calls ‘Three Strikes’ Against Trump Donald Trump supporters across the United States are starting to have doubts about the New York businessman who narrowly won the Electoral College. This was powerfully evidenced by a Gallup poll showing…

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Studies Conclude: Majority of Trump Voters Motivated By Racism—Not Just Economic Concerns

April 7, 2017

Trump voters are hypocrites A recent study published by American National Election Studies (ANES) confirms what many of us already suspected: That most voters who supported Trump weren’t doing so because of his economic policies. They were doing it because…

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Trump’s Devastating Budget Cuts Could Destroy Arts, Culture In YOUR Community (VIDEO)

February 27, 2017

Donald Trump is planning to add $54 billion to the Defense budget and cut an equivalent amount from “lower priority programs and most federal agencies,” the Office of Budget Management told reporters, according to CNN. Trump said his new budget would…

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GOP Pushing $23B In Food Stamp Cuts, Because Eating Is A Privilege (VIDEO)

May 14, 2016

Nothing Gets The GOP’s Mojo Flowing Harder Than Gutting Food Stamp Spending If gutting food stamp “entitlements” and screwing the poor gives you an erection lasting more than four hours, consult a doctor (or at least a dentist who murders lions), because you’re…

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Feckless Weasel Rick Snyder ‘Declines To Testify’ Before Congress On Flint Water Crisis (VIDEO)

February 8, 2016

But what about taking “personal responsibility” for the Flint water crisis, Rick Snyder? Rick Snyder and his fellow Republicans ruthlessly extol the virtues of “personal responsibility” when cutting food stamps for struggling Americans who fail to find non-existent jobs. Yet, they seem strangely slack when it comes to their…

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Alabama Slashes Programs As GOP Gov. Spends BP Oil Spill Funds On Second Mansion

December 29, 2015

Why is Gov. Robert Bentley spending BP oil spill money on renovating a second governor’s mansion? Alabama’s GOP Governor Robert Bentley is using leftover BP oil spill settlement money from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster off the gulf coast to renovate a beachfront governor’s…

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Feds Probe Alabama’s Latest Assault On Black Voting Rights (VIDEO)

December 11, 2015

Voting rights? What voting rights? When Alabama closed 31 DMV offices back in October, civil rights groups raised concerns that this would impact voting rights. State officials claim they’re doing this because of budget shortfalls, but it looks more like the GOP-controlled state legislature…

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Bernie Sanders Drops Truth Bomb On GOP’s Obamacare Repeal Effort (VIDEO)

December 2, 2015

Bernie Sanders to GOP: Your Obamacare repeal effort is “a waste of time.” Never ones to miss a chance to launch yet another doomed Obamacare repeal effort, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY-Jelly) and his gang of 53 are up to their…

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Another Shutdown? Top Economist Destroys The GOP’s Deficit Lies In Just 3 Minutes (VIDEO)

October 19, 2015

Robert Reich debunks the GOP deficit hawks as they hold our government hostage and demand more budget cuts. Uh-oh. It’s government shutdown season again. Once again, the GOP’s ready to hold our government hostage and shut it down if they don’t get…

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Thousands Flee As California Burns In Terrifying Inferno Of Its Own Making (VIDEO)

September 14, 2015

“The devastation out here is absolutely staggering,” NBC’s Gadi Schwartz reports from the smoking ruins of what was once a nice residential neighborhood in bucolic Lake County, California. “This right here used to be a row of 10 houses. You…

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