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Is McNerney Dodging His Constituents?

Is Congressman McNerney dodging his constitituents while he is home during the Congressional recess? Calls to his office...

Original post made by Ptown Paul on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Aug 10, 2009 at 2:53 pm | 92 comments | 2817 Views

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Immigration reform to begin this year:

By William Branigin Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, August 10, 2009; 3:03 PM President Obama, attending a North...

Original post made by NEXT: on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 5 comments | 877 Views

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Heath Care Bill Article link from AARP

July 28, 2009 Deconstructing the Right Wing Lies on the Health Insurance Bill -- Pages 1-500 (Thanks to a reader, I found...

Original post made by AARP on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Citizen 2, on Aug 10, 2009 at 1:28 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views

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Obama, Renco Group, AM General, Military Contracts, Builder in Palstinian Territories!

Renco Group ie: AM General (Military Vehicle NO Bid Contractor) for YEARS, the swindler and one of the worlds biggest polluters,...

Original post made by Busted! on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Wow, on Aug 10, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 7 comments | 1736 Views

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Formerly proud Pleasantonian, NOW embarrassed to say I live here.

Does anyone have a clue why I say this?...

Original post made by Susan on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Hmm?, on Aug 10, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 179 comments | 6486 Views

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Sarah Palin’s now-famous claim that President Obama’s health-care plan features “death panels”

10 Aug 2009 10:11 am Death Panels Without the Panels by Robert Wright What more is there to say about that will give...

Original post made by Wow on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Thank GOD!, on Aug 10, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 984 Views

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Camel burgers... Yum!

Australia considers mass killings of camels By KRISTEN GELINEAU (AP) – 19 hours ago SYDNEY — Thousands of camels in Australia's...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 911 Views

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Health care Reform Death Panels Without the Panels

Death Panels Without the Panels by Robert Wright Atlantic 10 Aug 2009 10:11 am What more is there to say about...

Original post made by Health Care on Aug. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 883 Views

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The conservatives have been throwing everything including the kitchen sink at Obama

Top 30 Stupidest Attacks on Obama Posted By novenator - Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 3:59 PM ShareThis Please: The conservatives...

Original post made by Truth Hurts! on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 8 comments | 972 Views

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You might be a Republican if you believe:

… you think the right to life ends at birth. … you think that corporations have more compassion than humans. … you...

Original post made by Republican Values on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 11 comments | 962 Views

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Services pending for young Dublin church counselor

A houseboating trip for youth from CrossWinds Church in Dublin ended early after a 20-year-old counselor drowned, according...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Zach, on Aug 9, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 2 comments | 1009 Views

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Do "Tweakers" really suck?

It used to be the slogan "Tweakers Suck" that was popular! Now the epidemic of Right Wing Conservatives "Tweaking" is what...

Original post made by Tweaker on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Kami, on Aug 9, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 933 Views

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Neither Party Has The Answers:

Look, I don’t think that any Republican Party, Conservatives, Democratic Party, Liberals, Moderates or any other Labeled...

Original post made by Puppets! on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 9, 2009 at 12:02 pm | 10 comments | 1150 Views

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Best Weekly Post Award

Posted by Fan of Democracy, a resident of another community, 19 hours ago You're Wrong, here's a little insight into the...

Original post made by Best Post Award on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:37 am | 2 comments | 2466 Views

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More Right-Wing Lies, With Beer Chaser

New Republic June 17, 2009 More Right-Wing Lies, With Beer Chaser Americans for Prosperity, the right-wing group last...

Original post made by Beer Chaser on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Erin, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 1399 Views

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More FALSE propaganda

The latest chain e-mail sent to us from a reader puts some words into the mouth of former Sen. Tom Daschle that raised our...

Original post made by Propaganda on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 924 Views

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Obama confronts fears on health care

Obama confronts fears on health care The president warned Americans not to believe the "outlandish rumors." By JOSH GERSTEIN,...

Original post made by Obama on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Obama, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 849 Views

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Editorial

What part of the $24-billion-and-growing state budget deficit and public agony over harsh cutbacks in services to the needy...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by What a laugh!, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 991 Views

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Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 1000 Views

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Consumer protections lost in health care debate?

Consumer protections lost in health care debate By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR (AP) – 2 hours ago WASHINGTON — It's one issue...

Original post made by Reality Sucks on Aug. 9, 2009
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,485 views

Not Endorsements
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,079 views