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House Votes to Shoot Down Conservation Laws

The U.S Congress has a lower approval rating than polygamy and pornography, and sometimes it’s easy to understand why. When it comes to creating jobs, passing a budget, and meeting other important challenges for the American people, there is little...
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Congress: House passes jobs bill

Politics / US Politics : First Read (4 years ago)

"The House passed the Senate's $15 billion jobs bill in a 217-201 vote on Thursday," The Hill writes. "Lawmakers voted to approve the package, which provides a series of tax credits for job creation and other stimulus measures, afte... Read Post

Civil Rights, 1964 and What We've Lost

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (3 months ago)

According to Gallup, 15 percent of Americans approve of the job Congress is doing - just slightly better than the approval rating Gallup reported a few years ago for polygamy. Once upon a time, Americans actually respected our repre... Read Post

Will The ISIS War Come To A Vote? Ctd

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (yesterday)

by Dish Staff Jay Newton-Small doubts an authorization would pass Congress in the run-up to midterm elections. For that reason, she argues, Obama probably won’t bother asking for one: “Congress does not have the political will to ap... Read Post

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