GOP Blasts Obama For Advertising Benefits Of Obamacare, Ignores Much Larger Campaign Under Bush

>by Igor Volsky on May 23, 2012 at 11:30 am Republicans are criticizing the Department of Health and Human Services for signing a $20 million contract with a public relations firm to educate Americans about the preventive health benefits included in the Affordable Care Act. The campaign — mandated by the law — “must describe the importance of prevention while also explaining preventive benefits provided by the healthcare law,” essentially […]

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Making the establishment mad

>Cole Leystra, ProgressivesUnited.org [info@progressivesunited.org]|Thu 5/10/2012 4:15 PM | Friends, We just got a letter here at the office from a handful of Democratic House members defending Leader Pelosi’s record of fending off Republican attacks. But they failed to answer the question tens of thousands of your fellow progressives asked Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi: would she reject benefit cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid? The question remains. She still […]

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Making the establishment mad

>Cole Leystra, ProgressivesUnited.org [info@progressivesunited.org]|Thu 5/10/2012 4:15 PM | Friends, We just got a letter here at the office from a handful of Democratic House members defending Leader Pelosi’s record of fending off Republican attacks. But they failed to answer the question tens of thousands of your fellow progressives asked Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi: would she reject benefit cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid? The question remains. She still […]

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Who You Gonna Believe? Me, or Your Lying Eyes and Ears?

>by Margarita Mercure Hibbs | Monday, 07 May 2012 12:44 | Mitt Romney’s Position Romney will not win with his Extreme Right positions on Women, Immigrants, the Gay Community and his support of the “Marvelous” Ryan Plan, which is cruel and ugly to the poor, disabled and the under-served, as stated by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. No “etch a sketch” change in statements will make a difference with […]

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Who You Gonna Believe? Me, or Your Lying Eyes and Ears?

>by Margarita Mercure Hibbs | Monday, 07 May 2012 12:44 | Mitt Romney’s Position Romney will not win with his Extreme Right positions on Women, Immigrants, the Gay Community and his support of the “Marvelous” Ryan Plan, which is cruel and ugly to the poor, disabled and the under-served, as stated by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. No “etch a sketch” change in statements will make a difference with […]

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MORE Radical than Walker: Meet Rebecca Kleefisch

>Randy Borntrager, People For the American Way [alerts@pfaw.org]|Tue 5/8/2012 3:49 PM | A new message from your friends at People For the American Way.VIEW AS WEB PAGE  |  TELL A FRIEND  |  SUBSCRIBE Over the weekend, Republicans and right-wing activists rallied against the recall effort in Oshkosh, WI. Lt. Gov. Kleefisch was among the featured speakers. Watch video from the event here. Dear Friends , Today is primary day to […]

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MORE Radical than Walker: Meet Rebecca Kleefisch

>Randy Borntrager, People For the American Way [alerts@pfaw.org]|Tue 5/8/2012 3:49 PM | A new message from your friends at People For the American Way.VIEW AS WEB PAGE  |  TELL A FRIEND  |  SUBSCRIBE Over the weekend, Republicans and right-wing activists rallied against the recall effort in Oshkosh, WI. Lt. Gov. Kleefisch was among the featured speakers. Watch video from the event here. Dear Friends , Today is primary day to […]

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GOP Tries To Water Down Violence Against Women Act, Expresses Willingness To Tolerate Some Domestic Abuse

>By Annie Rose Strasser | Sourced from ThinkProgress|  Posted at April 26, 2012, 9:39 am Republicans Oppose Violence Against Women Act Because Ladies Can’t Vote, Right? From the very beginning, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) led the opposition to reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) — even leading Senate Judiciary Republicans to unanimously vote against it because they object to its protections for LGBT victims, immigrants and Native Americans. Grassley has […]

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GOP Tries To Water Down Violence Against Women Act, Expresses Willingness To Tolerate Some Domestic Abuse

>By Annie Rose Strasser | Sourced from ThinkProgress|  Posted at April 26, 2012, 9:39 am Republicans Oppose Violence Against Women Act Because Ladies Can’t Vote, Right? From the very beginning, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) led the opposition to reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) — even leading Senate Judiciary Republicans to unanimously vote against it because they object to its protections for LGBT victims, immigrants and Native Americans. Grassley has […]

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