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Supreme Court Decisions

               SUPREME COURT RULES IN FAVOR OF HOBBY LOBBY AGAINST OBAMACARE Supreme Court rules against Obamacare contraception mandate: “A sharply divided Supreme Court on Monday ruled that “closely held” for-profit corporations cannot be forced to abide … Continue reading

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News Mix

LETICIA VAN DE PUTTE RUNS FOR TEXAS LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR Van de Putte joins race for Lt. Governor: “Long rumored to be a contender, state Sen. Leticia Van De Putte has now made it official: She is running for lieutenant governor. “I … Continue reading

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News: Women’s Rights, Supreme Court, Budget Cuts

WOMEN’S RIGHT TO CHOOSE Radical Texas anti-abortion bill falls after marathon 13-hour challenge: “Hundreds of jeering protesters helped stop Texas lawmakers from passing one of the toughest abortion measures in the country, shouting down Senate Republicans and forcing them to miss … Continue reading

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News: Jobs, Supreme Court, Sequestration, Marijuana

JOBS CEO-to-worker pay ratio ballooned 1000% since 1950: “We’ve made progress on a lot of things since the 1950s and so have CEOs — in their quest for more money that is. “The ratio of CEO-to-worker pay has increased 1,000 percent since … Continue reading

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SUPREME COURT VOTING RIGHTS: “When the Supreme Court hears oral arguments next week about the constitutionality of a key element of the Voting Rights Act, the Obama administration and other proponents of the law will be facing five very skeptical … Continue reading

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News: Presidential Debates, Early Voting In Ohio

SECOND PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE – TOWN HALL: “Mitt Romney was ready for President Obama to come out swinging after his barely-there performance in the last debate. “He wasn’t ready enough. “A focused and combative Obama kept Romney on the defensive from early … Continue reading

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News: Tom DeLay, Affirmative Action, VP Debate

TOM DELAY BEGINS APPEALS PROCESS: “An attorney for former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay told an appeals court Wednesday that the onetime GOP heavyweight’s efforts to influence Texas elections may have been distasteful but weren’t illegal. “DeLay, 65, was found … Continue reading

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News: Supreme Court Decisions

Here is some important news from the past few days: SUPREME COURT AND CAMPAIGN FINANCE: “In a 5-4 vote, the Supreme Court on Monday reaffirmed a landmark 2010 ruling that allows corporations to make unlimited political expenditures, reversing a Montana Supreme … Continue reading

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Articles of Interest

ARTICLES OF INTEREST Here are some recent articles of interest, mostly political. I am a registered Democrat, but I usually vote third-party progressive. I will post articles which may be from the left or from the right or straight down … Continue reading

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Articles of Interest

ARTICLES OF INTEREST Here are some recent articles of interest, mostly political. I am a registered Democrat, but I usually vote third-party progressive. I will post articles which may be from the left or from the right or straight down … Continue reading

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