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Red light camera industry fights citizen vote (Video)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Both the city and the red light robot shakedown industry are fighting the citizens of a small town in Florida. According to the law, if enough signatures are gathered for a referendum (there were) there’s supposed to be a referendum come election time in Brookville. But since this referendum would determine whether […]

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Thou shalt vote Republican hypocrisy – the Blount County saga continues

Why does this story about the campaigning for this Thursday’s upcoming election, the Republican part officials regarding the Blount County political machine, along with many similar stories, in print and over the airwaves, remind me of an example used many times by the G. Edwards Griffin discussing the workings of a cartel? Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Thou […]

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Senators Voting Yes on Syria Resolution Received 83% More Money From Defense Industry

  Source: http://maplight.org Submitted by Donny Shaw Senators Voting Yes on Syria Resolution Received 83% More Money From Defense Industry   The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted 10-7 (1 member voted “Present”) yesterday to approve a resolution authorizing the use of military force in Syria. The resolution would allow the President to use the Armed […]


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Gang Of Ocho Immigration Bill Gets More Than 60 Votes Needed To Advance In The Senate – Update: The Pathetic 15…

Source: http://weaselzippers.us  Gang Of Ocho Immigration Bill Gets More Than 60 Votes Needed To Advance In The Senate – Update: The Pathetic 15… Currently it is 66-26 with a couple of Senators having flight delays. WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigration bill gets more than 60 needed votes to advance in Senate, roll call continues. Update: List of […]


Landslide Vote for GMO Labeling in Maine Legislature

Source: https://www.commondreams.org By Lauren McCauley Landslide Vote for GMO Labeling in Maine Legislature Representative: “The people want to know what’s in their food, and they want to be able to make a choice that’s right.”   In a landslide 141-4 vote, the Maine House of Representatives voted Tuesday to advance bill LD 718, which would […]


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East TN – Wheel Tax is latest ploy demonstrating hypocrisy of Republicans 1

Source: http://www.examiner.com By Tona Monroe Wheel Tax is latest ploy demonstrating hypocrisy of Republicans   Blount County voters will once again decide if they wish to pay a Wheel Tax, in the specially called election on June 11. The cost to the taxpayers for the special election will be at least $80,000, but saving money […]