Posts Tagged ‘Bill’

House Chaplain Who Prayed About GOP Tax Bill Fired By Paul Ryan

Democrats say the speaker was peeved with Patrick Conroy for praying about no “winners and losers” under the tax bill. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

The New GOP Health Care Bill Would Be Devastating To People With HIV

This bill would jeopardize efforts to end the HIV epidemic in the U.S. Healthy Living Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American […]

John McCain Can Stop This Health Care Bill

But will he? U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community […]

New Bill Would Require Donald Trump To Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) isn’t a psychiatrist, but she wants to make the president see one. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President […]

Bipartisan Group Of Governors Warns Senate Not To Pass ‘Skinny’ Obamacare Repeal Bill

One key Republican senator may be paying close attention. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Senate Referee Rejects Key Pieces Of Repeal Bill, Dealing Major Blow To GOP

Abortion provision is out, potentially making bill toxic for conservatives. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the […]

The New Senate Health Care Bill Is Still An Assault On The Safety Net

Big Medicaid cuts and weakened protections for people with pre-existing conditions remain at its heart. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

The GOP Health Care Bill Is A Historically Unpopular Piece Of Legislation

And more of the latest polling news. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

Cuts To Medicaid In GOP Health Bill Would Get Even Bigger Over Time, CBO Says

The poor, elderly and disabled would feel the effects. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Sen. Susan Collins Comes Out Against Health Care Bill

Her announcement is a significant blow to Senate Republicans. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Bill Maher On GOP Health Care Bill: ‘Behold, A Turd!’

Bill Maher was an equal opportunity political offender during Friday night’s monologue on “Real Time.” Between the Republicans’ secret health care bill and the “losing” Democrats, no one was safe from his savage burns. Maher dug right in to “lame” Democrats first in an attempt to understand how Jon Ossoff lost the special election in Georgia’s […]

For Seniors, Senate Health Care Bill Is Even Worse Than The House Version

The Senate health care bill released Thursday closely mirrors what the House narrowly approved in May. Some analysts called it a tempered version of the House bill  ― which President Donald Trump called “mean.” But it nevertheless puts vulnerable seniors smack in its crosshairs, according to advocates for elderly people. “Actually, the Senate bill is even […]

Bill Maher Shreds ‘Liberal Purists’ Who Said Hillary Clinton Was ‘Lesser Of Two Evils’

Bill Maher took aim at liberals who “couldn’t bring themselves to vote” for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election on Friday. The “Real Time” host asked the “liberal purists” who said Clinton was “the lesser of two evils” how they were feeling now that President Donald Trump had celebrated his landmark first 100 days […]

Watch GOP Lawmakers Run Away When Asked If They Actually Read The Health Care Bill

NBC reporter just asked a bunch of Republican Congressmen if they've READ the health care bill. Hilarity ensues. pic.twitter.com/iPAQSlGPkG — Judd Legum (@JuddLegum) May 4, 2017 A number of lawmakers admitted they didn’t actually read the health care bill approved by the House of Representatives on Thursday.  A clip from MSNBC, above, shared on social media […]

Stephen Colbert Shreds ‘Self-Righteous Landfill Of Angry Garbage’ Bill O’Reilly

Tonight! Late Show host Stephen Colbert reacts to #BillOReilly's dismissal from Fox News. #LSSC pic.twitter.com/4pAIBJ9aGJ — The Late Show (@colbertlateshow) April 20, 2017 “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert had some sharp words for Bill O’Reilly, the longtime Fox News host who was dumped by the network on Wednesday amid allegations of sexual harassment.   “I owe […]

Fox News Hires Law Firm To Investigate Bill O’Reilly Sex Harassment Claims

The parent company of Fox News has reportedly hired a law firm to investigate sexual harassment claims against “The O’Reilly Factor” host Bill O’Reilly.  “21st Century Fox investigates all complaints and we have asked the law firm Paul Weiss to continue assisting the company in these serious matters,” 21st Century Fox said in a statement […]

Bill Maher Rips ‘Conman’ Donald Trump For Taking Americans ‘For A Ride’

Bill Maher tore into Donald Trump on Friday, dubbing the president a conman who always fails to deliver on his much-hyped promises. For his “New Rule” segment, the “Real Time” host cited various pledges Trump made during his 2016 election campaign to sway voters ― but which he predicts will in all likelihood never come […]

GOP Health Bill Could Let Companies Pressure Workers To Give Genetic Test Results

WASHINGTON ― Imagine your employer wants you to submit to genetic testing as part of a “workplace wellness” program. The testing is completely voluntary, your employer says. If you’re concerned about your privacy, no one can force you to take part. There’s just one catch: Declining to provide genetic testing results will cost you thousands […]

Bill Maher Calls For Return Of The Liberal Bad Boys To Take On Donald Trump

Bill Maher says it’s time for the Democrats to unleash their own “loudmouth” candidate to take on President Donald Trump. “We don’t have the luxury any more to mess around with milk toast Democratic politicians who don’t move people,” he said on Friday’s broadcast of “Real Time.” “As ridiculous as Trump is, he does come […]

Bill Maher Just Made A Very Serious Point About The Trump Administration ‘Circus’

Bill Maher warned people not to get distracted by the circus surrounding President Donald Trump’s administration on Friday. The “Real Time” host admitted it was “fun to watch the wheels come off the Trump car” — using the president’s 77-minute “brain fart” of a news conference the previous day as an example. But it was only […]

Bill Maher Hopes The Patriots Lose The Super Bowl, Because Of Donald Trump

Bill Maher is rooting for the Atlanta Falcons at the Super Bowl on Sunday. Not because he’s from Atlanta or is a longtime fan of the team, but because of who they are facing ― the New England Patriots. “The Falcons are playing a team where the owner, the coach and the star quarterback all […]

Bill Maher Hilariously Picks Apart Donald Trump’s Chaotic First Week In Power

It’s no laughing matter, but the Trump administration is already providing plenty of comic fodder for Bill Maher. The “Real Time” host dissected President Donald Trump’s first week in office on Friday, and hilariously likened its often chaotic nature to the last half hour of the movie “Goodfellas.” The late night host also went in […]

Bill O’Reilly: ‘The Left Wants Power Taken Away From The White Establishment’

Bill O’Reilly sparked outrage online Tuesday for what he described as the “hidden reason” behind calls to abolish the Electoral College. “This is all about race,” the conservative commentator said on his Fox News show. “The left sees white privilege in America as an oppressive force that must be done away with. Therefore white working […]

Bill Maher Calls For Unity: ‘You Can’t Unfriend 47 Percent Of America’

Bill Maher wants to build bridges. The “Real Time” host was a vocal critic of president-elect Donald Trump throughout his campaign and has since urged Democrats to “stop being so nice” in a bid to regain power ― but he’s now also called on the country to come together in the wake of the Republican […]

Bill Maher Rips The Undecided Voters Still Considering Donald Trump

Bill Maher picked a fight with all the country’s undecided voters on Friday. The “Real Time” host questioned how it was even possible that there’d been “no breaking point” for those still considering voting for the GOP’s presidential candidate Donald Trump on Nov. 8. “For me, the great sadness is knowing that even if Trump […]

Bill Maher Shreds Donald Trump’s ‘Basket Of Inexplicables’ Surrogates

Bill Maher tore into Donald Trump’s surrogates on Friday. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host warned Trump supporters that they may hate the establishment now, but things will be much worse when his “basket of inexplicable” are “trundling down the corridors bumping into the walls.” “We’re thinking of giving these people the reins of […]

GOP Congressman’s Bill Would Subject Heroin Dealers To The Death Penalty

A Republican congressman introduced legislation this week that would punish some heroin dealers with the death penalty or life in prison ― a measure critics say would be an ineffective throwback to draconian “tough on crime” policies that defined the failed war on drugs. Rep. Tom Reed’s (R-N.Y.) bill, the Help Ensure Lives are Protected Act, […]

Bill Maher: Democrats Must Ditch Pet Causes To Stop ‘Infection’ Of Trump

Bill Maher says Democrats must cast aside their pet causes and focus on the bigger picture if they really want to beat Donald Trump. “There’s no room for boutique issues in an armageddon election,” the “Real Time with Bill Maher” host said Friday. “Every cause has to take a back seat to defeating Trump. He’s […]

“What Sells Me”: Bill Clinton, 1974: An article from Southern Cultures 18:3, Fall 2012: The Politics Issue

“What Sells Me”: Bill Clinton, 1974: An article from Southern Cultures 18:3, Fall 2012: The Politics Issue You can’t be defensive about it. You don’t apologize for it.” This article appears in the Fall 2012 issue of Southern Cultures. The full issue is also available as an ebook. Southern Cultures is published quarterly (spring, summer, […]

Bill Maher: Hillary Clinton Must Embrace The Role Of ‘Super Villain’

Bill Maher wants Hillary Clinton to become more like the “super villain” that the GOP says she is.  The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host said Friday that the Democratic presidential nominee should take advantage of the Republican party’s “evil cartoon” portrayal of her. “Since half the country will believe an evil cartoon version of […]

Bill Maher Reveals ’25 More Things You Don’t Know’ About Hillary Clinton

Bill Maher has been imagining what Hillary Clinton’s rivals would say in Us Weekly’s “25 Things You Don’t Know About Me,” ever since the Democratic nominee answered the magazine’s questions herself in April. In recent weeks, the “Real Time with Bill Maher” host has poked fun at Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. And this week, […]

Bill Maher Reveals ’25 Things You Don’t Know’ About Donald Trump

Bill Maher hilariously imagined the kind of things that Donald Trump would say for US Weekly magazine’s “25 Things You Don’t Know” article on Friday. The “Real Time With Bill Maher” host followed up on previous segments, in which he spoofed the replies of Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz, to poke fun at the presumptive […]

Bill Maher Rips Republicans Over California’s Booming Economy

Bill Maher ripped into the GOP’s policy of cutting taxes for the rich on Friday night. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host said the state of California was proof that doing the reverse, and instead raising taxes on the most wealthy, could actually lead to a booming economy. The comedian gloated about how The Golden […]

Bill Donohue Isn’t Sorry For Homophobia, Wants ‘An Apology From Gays’

Bill Donohue wants an apology from LGBT Americans. The leader of the Catholic League made the comments on CNN’s “New Day” on Tuesday in response to Pope Francis’ declaration that Christians should seek forgiveness from gay people. Donohue was asked if he planned to heed the pope’s call for the Church to “apologize … to […]

Bill Maher: Donald Trump’s Campaign Is ‘America’s Inner Asshole’

Bill Maher says Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is the “last dying gasp of the old America.” On Friday, the “Real Time with Bill Maher” host said the U.S. had “come a long way” since Barack Obama took office in 2009. Trump was a throwback to the old days, Maher said. “America’s inner asshole. The macho screaming […]

Bill Maher Calls Out Donald Trump’s Response To Orlando Shooting

Bill Maher took Donald Trump to task over his appalling response to the Orlando shooting on Friday. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host said the presumptive GOP nominee’s horrific reaction to the massacre at the Pulse nightclub exposed him for exactly what he is — selfish and narcissistic. And Maher claimed it had done Trump’s […]

Bill Maher And Bernie Sanders Take Down ‘Chicken’ Donald Trump

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is desperate to debate Donald Trump. The Democratic presidential candidate told Bill Maher on “Real Time” on Friday night that he’d have “loved” to discuss policy issues with the billionaire real estate magnate. He even clenched his fists in anticipation of the televised scrap. But he was left disappointed after The Donald […]

Bill Maher And Michael Moore Vow To Take Down Donald Trump

Bill Maher is determined to stop Donald Trump’s campaign for president in its tracks. And the “Real Time with Bill Maher” host found a natural ally during his show on Friday night — in Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Michael Moore. The duo pledged to team up to prevent the presumptive Republican presidential nominee from winning the race […]

U.S. Counterintelligence Chief Bill Evanina Handcuffs Driver Who Crashed Into Restaurant

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Maybe only in the Washington area could you find the U.S. counterintelligence chief handcuffing a suspect after his lunch is interrupted by a car ramming into his restaurant and bursting into flames. National Counterintelligence Executive Bill Evanina was eating in the Silver Diner in McLean, Virginia, on Wednesday when a Hummer crashed […]

Bill Maher Tells The GOP To ‘Punt’ And Vote Hillary Clinton Instead

Bill Maher has a radical suggestion for Republicans, which is to take a punt on Democrat Hillary Clinton this November. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host broke down on Friday night why GOP supporters should really do themselves a favor and switch sides. “You’re going to lose this election, you’re going to lose with either […]

Bill O’Reilly Claims Univision And Jorge Ramos Can’t Cover Trump Fairly

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Is it fair to call out racist behavior as racist?  Bill O’Reilly told Univision anchor Jorge Ramos that the Spanish-speaking network can’t be unbiased in its coverage of Donald Trump for doing just that.  “If you, the top guy, has demonized [Trump] as a racist, how can you possibly […]

Georgia Lawmakers Pass Anti-Gay ‘Religious Liberty’ Bill

ATLANTA (Reuters) – A religious freedom bill described by opponents as being discriminatory against same-sex couples passed the Georgia state legislature on Wednesday night in an 11th hour vote ahead of the session’s close. The legislation, dubbed the Religious Liberty Bill, still has to be signed by Georgia’s Republican Governor Nathan Deal to become law. […]

Bill Maher Says Donald Trump’s Lies Inflame Supporters’ Anger

Donald Trump’s lies are largely to blame for his supporters’ anger and the increasingly ugly scenes being seen at his campaign rallies, according to Bill Maher. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host called out the GOP front-runner’s repeated falsehoods on Friday, just after a Trump rally at the University of Illinois was canceled amid […]

John Kasich Supports Ohio Bill That Would Ban Abortions For Down Syndrome

WASHINGTON — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) will sign a state bill banning abortions for Down syndrome if it reaches his desk for approval. “I would sign it, yes,” Kasich said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “Look, I’m a governor. I’m a CEO. I have to have a hand steady on the wheel. […]

Inside Bill De Blasio’s War With Uber

At war with the ride-hailing juggernaut, New York’s mayor wants to talk about ideology, not taxis.   — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. Politics – The […]

Senate GOP Keeps Eye On Long-Term Highway Bill As Clock Winds Down

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans on Tuesday remained adamant that in the coming weeks, they will act on a long-term fix for the federal fund that pays for the nation’s transportation system. Despite the looming July 31 deadline, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said there is support in both parties to reach a deal by […]

Anti-Slavery Hamilton Gets Pushed Off The $10 Bill, While Genocidal Slaver Jackson Stays On The $20

Pollitt’s Law, formulated by The Nation’s longtime columnist Katha Pollitt, says outsiders gain access to a field only when it loses prestige. Now that incomes for doctors are falling and the professional class is littered with unemployed lawyers, medical schools and law schools find themselves dominated by women. And now that nobody uses cash, a […]

Move Over, Alexander Hamilton: A Woman Is Going On The $10 Bill

A woman will be featured on the new version of the $ 10 bill, the Treasury Department is set to formally announce on Thursday. “America’s currency is a way for our nation to make a statement about who we are and what we stand for. Our paper bills — and the images of great American […]

Republican-Controlled House Passes Bill To Cut $242 Million From Amtrak’s Budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP-controlled House passed legislation Tuesday to cut Amtrak’s budget by $ 242 million, though lawmakers added new funding for video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record engineers and help investigators get to the bottom of crashes such as last month’s deadly derailment in Philadelphia. Amtrak announced last month it is going […]

Bill Clinton Says He’s Ebola-Free After Annual Africa Trip, Raises Awareness For Issue

Bill Clinton used his time at the podium on Thursday to stump for improved health infrastructures in the developing world — and to assure the crowd he’s healthy. “This morning, I’m officially Ebola-free,” Clinton said during a speech at the United Nations’ Economic and Social Council Partnership Forum, CNN reported. The former president told the […]

Senate Blocks NSA Reform Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term extension of the USA Patriot Act. The back-to-back votes left lawmakers without a clear fallback, although current law doesn’t expire until midnight May 31. The White House has pressured the […]

Here’s How Hillary Clinton Measures Up On Bill De Blasio’s 13-Point Progressive Litmus Test

WASHINGTON — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) traveled more than 200 miles south on Tuesday to debut what he hopes will be a unifying progressive agenda for the upcoming presidential election. Formally known as “The Progressive Agenda to Combat Income Inequality,” de Blasio’s plan consists of 13 principles, largely addressing issues of […]

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Bill Passes Hawaii Legislature

Members of the Hawaii Legislature approved a bill Thursday that would establish a system of medical marijuana dispensaries statewide by next summer. Hawaii legalized medical marijuana 15 years ago, but has never provided a way to buy it legally. Patients must grow their own or have a caretaker grow it for them. House Bill 321 […]

Provision Protecting LGBT Passengers From Discrimination Removed From Oklahoma Uber Bill

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A bill that sets up a regulatory framework in Oklahoma for ridesharing programs such as Uber and Lyft passed the state Senate on Wednesday, but not before a provision protecting gay and transgender passengers from discrimination was removed. The version of the “Oklahoma Transportation Network Company Services Act” that passed the […]

Bill O’Reilly Says It’s ‘Open Season’ On Christians & White Men

What are the most oppressed groups in America? If you guessed white men and Christians, then you might be a Bill O’Reilly viewer. “If you’re a Christian or a white man in the USA, it’s open season on you,” O’Reilly said on “The O’Reilly Factor” on Fox News Channel Monday night. That, he said, could […]

President Obama Signs Memorandum of Disapproval on Anti-Labor Bill

President Obama delivers remarks before signing a memorandum of disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a bill that undermines the work of the National Labor Relations Board. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

Broadway Star Audra McDonald Slams Indiana Governor Over Anti-Gay Bill

Broadway star Audra McDonald is not a fan of Indiana Governor Mike Pence and his anti-gay legislation, and she let him know it. Pence signed the controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law Thursday. The bill allows companies to cite religious freedom in lawsuits if sued by a private party. Many worry this could legalize […]

Arizona Lawmakers Approve Controversial Abortion Bill

PHOENIX, March 25 (Reuters) – Arizona lawmakers on Wednesday passed a controversial measure blocking women from buying insurance that includes abortion coverage through the federal health care exchange. The fiercely-debated bill also requires doctors to tell women they could possibly reverse the effects of a drug-induced abortion, a claim that critics called “junk science.” The […]

Weekly Address: A Student Aid Bill of Rights

In this week’s address, President Obama laid out his vision for quality, affordable higher education for all Americans. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants […]

President Obama Announces the Student Aid Bill of Rights

On March 10, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks at Georgia Tech to announce the Student Aid Bill of Rights and outline his actions to increase college opportunity for every student. Sign on to the Student Aid Bill of Rights here: www.whitehouse.gov/collegeopportunity Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal […]

Obama Signs Bill To Fund DHS Through Next Friday

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed a one-week funding bill for the Homeland Security Department, keeping the agency open after a showdown that went right up to the brink. Obama signed the bill late Friday, just minutes before the midnight deadline. Typically, when Obama signs important legislation, he issues a statement addressing its […]

Bill Clinton May Be Barred From Soliciting Big Checks From Donors In 2016

WASHINGTON — Headed into the 2016 presidential campaign, the Hillary Clinton camp has been confident it will be able to raise the kind of money that can scare off any Democratic challenger and compete with the GOP in the general election. Part of that confidence comes from knowing that two of the planet’s best fundraisers […]

Bill Maher Makes Yet Another Joke About Bill Cosby

Bill Maher made yet another joke referencing the recent sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby. On Friday night’s episode of “Real Time with Bill Maher,” the host mentioned Cosby during a segment about Sarah Palin. While discussing the Republican voices who criticized a recent Palin speech, Maher said, “Sean Hannity asked, ‘Did the teleprompter go […]

The Faces of Health Care: Bill S.

"Dear Mr. President, you saved my life and I can never thank you enough." For 12 years, Bill, a 55-year-old man from New Jersey, wasn't able to afford health insurance as a self-employed person. After the passage of the Affordable Care Act, however, his state decided to expand Medicaid, and Bill became eligible for health […]

House Bill Would Give Veterans Easier Access To Medical Marijuana

A bipartisan bill introduced in the House of Representatives Tuesday would allow Department of Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana to military veterans in states where it is legal. The Veterans Equal Access Act would allow VA doctors to recommend or offer opinions about medical marijuana for veterans suffering from serious injuries or chronic […]

House Democrat Introduces ISIS War Authorization Bill

WASHINGTON — Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) introduced legislation Wednesday to authorize military force against Islamic State militants — a step aimed at forcing Congress to take responsibility for a war it’s been funding for nearly six months with almost no debate on its duration, costs or potential toll. Lawmakers have put no parameters on the […]

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Calls For Pause In Protests After Police Killings

(Reuters) – New York Mayor Bill de Blasio implored protesters on Monday to wait until after the funerals of two policemen shot dead in an ambush before resuming rallies that have roiled the city and beyond over the deaths of black men at the hands of police. But de Blasio’s plea was quickly dismissed by […]

Fox News and Bill O’Reilly Keep Having Pastor Who Says Obama is “Paving the Way for the Future Reign of the Antichrist” as Guest

The First Baptist Church in downtown Dallas is a major institution within the Southern Baptist faith, long powerful and influential. Its senior pastor, Robert Jeffress, made headlines in 2007 with a Sunday sermon calling Willard Romney a member of a religious “cult.” Specifically, he said this: “Mitt Romney is a Mormon, and don’t let anybody […]

President Obama Signs Bill to Give the VA the Resources It Needs

President Barack Obama signs H.R. 3230, the Veterans’ Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014, at Fort Belvoir, Va., Aug. 7, 2014. The bill provides the Department of Veterans Affairs the resources to improve access and quality of care for veterans. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Earlier today, President Obama traveled to Fort […]

California Bill Requiring Warning Labels On Sugary Drinks Advances

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 9 (Reuters) – A California bill to require sugary soft drinks to carry labels warning of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay passed its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, the latest move by lawmakers nationwide aimed at persuading people to drink less soda pop. If enacted, the legislation would put […]

Phoenix City Council Calls For Veto Of Arizona Anti-Gay Bill

Phoenix City Council on Tuesday called on Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to veto an anti-gay state Senate bill. The city council in Arizona’s state capital voted 8-1 to recommend that Brewer, a Republican, reject SB 1062 — legislation that would allow business owners to invoke their religious beliefs to discriminate against gay and lesbian customers. […]

Alabama House Bill Would Allow Display Of Ten Commandments In Public Buildings

The House Judiciary Committee passed a constitutional amendment without discussion or debate that would allow the Ten Commandments to be posted in public buildings and schools. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Duwayne Bridges, R-Valley, stipulates that the commandments could be displayed unabridged or unrestrained on public property as long as it’s in compliance with constitutional […]

This is “Not Your Father’s Farm Bill”

President Barack Obama tours Michigan Biotechnology Institute with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack in Lansing, Mich., Feb. 7, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Today, in East Lansing Michigan, on the campus of one of our nation’s first land grant colleges, President Obama signed into law the Agricultural Act of 2014, also known as […]

President Obama Speaks on the Farm Bill and the Economy

President Obama says that the farm bill is not just about helping farmers — it’s also a jobs bill, an innovation bill, an infrastructure bill, a research bill, a conservation bill. February 7, 2014. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost […]

Nebraska Senate Candidate Shane Osborn Calls Spending Bill A ‘Short Bus To Nowhere’

Former Nebraska state Treasurer Shane Osborn, who is running for the U.S. Senate, called the Consolidated Appropriations Act, which was passed Wednesday in the House, a “short bus to nowhere” in a tweet that his campaign subsequently deleted, realizing that it could be offensive. A school bus shorter in length than a conventional school bus […]

Foreign Adoptions Bill Unites Liberals, Conservatives Alike

Amid partisan conflict in Congress, dozens of lawmakers from both parties — including staunch liberals and conservatives — have united behind a bill that supporters say addresses a heart-rending issue beyond politics: the millions of foreign children languishing in orphanages or otherwise at risk because they have no immediate family. The bill would encourage more […]

Word by Word English/Chinese Simplified (Domestic) by Molinsky, Steven J.; Bliss, Bill Edition BLL, 2

Word by Word English/Chinese Simplified (Domestic) by Molinsky, Steven J.; Bliss, Bill Edition BLL, 2 1  Personal Information and Family   Personal Information                       Family Members I Family Members II  2  Common Everyday Activities and Language   The Classroom Classroom Actions Prepositions Everyday Activities I Everyday Activities II Leisure Activities Everyday Conversation The Weather  3  Numbers/Time/Money/Calendar […]

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Arabic Edition by Bliss, Bill Molinsky, Steven J. Edition BLL, 2

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Arabic Edition by Bliss, Bill Molinsky, Steven J. Edition BLL, 2 1  Personal Information and Family   Personal Information                       Family Members I Family Members II  2  Common Everyday Activities and Language   The Classroom Classroom Actions Prepositions Everyday Activities I Everyday Activities II Leisure Activities Everyday Conversation The Weather  3  […]

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Brazilian Portuguese Edition by Molinsky, Steven J. Bliss, Bill Edition ILL, 2

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Brazilian Portuguese Edition by Molinsky, Steven J. Bliss, Bill Edition ILL, 2 1  Personal Information and Family   Personal Information                       Family Members I Family Members II  2  Common Everyday Activities and Language   The Classroom Classroom Actions Prepositions Everyday Activities I Everyday Activities II Leisure Activities Everyday Conversation The Weather […]

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Chinese Edition by Molinsky, Steven J. Bliss, Bill Edition BLL, 2

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Chinese Edition by Molinsky, Steven J. Bliss, Bill Edition BLL, 2 1  Personal Information and Family   Personal Information                       Family Members I Family Members II  2  Common Everyday Activities and Language   The Classroom Classroom Actions Prepositions Everyday Activities I Everyday Activities II Leisure Activities Everyday Conversation The Weather  3  […]

Bill Oddie’s Little Black Bird Book

Bill Oddie’s Little Black Bird Book ‘Bird-watchers are tense, competitive, selfish, shifty, dishonest, distrusting, boorish, pedantic, unsentimental, arrogant and – above all – envious’. So says Bill Oddie, and he should know! It’s a tough environment out there on marsh and moorland, and this scurrilous little classic is a must for all devoted birders and […]

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Japanese Edition by Bliss, Bill Molinsky, Steven J. Edition , 2

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Japanese Edition by Bliss, Bill Molinsky, Steven J. Edition , 2 1  Personal Information and Family   Personal Information                       Family Members I Family Members II  2  Common Everyday Activities and Language   The Classroom Classroom Actions Prepositions Everyday Activities I Everyday Activities II Leisure Activities Everyday Conversation The Weather  3  […]

Word by Word Picture Dictionary English/Haitian Kreyol Edition by Molinsky, Steven J.; Bliss, Bill Edition , 2

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