What are you up to next Thursday? We need you. #p2 #coffeeparty

*+-This week, Senate Republicans did all they could to block Wall Street reform. We beat back their obstruction to move forward with debate, but we know we’re in for more of the same in the weeks ahead. So next Thursday, May 6th, OFA volunteers are putting together a Wall Street Reform Day of Action, to […]

Duncan Hunter Forgot To Read Constitution As He Wants To Deport Natural Born Kids of Illegal Immigrants #p2 #tcot #teaparty

*+-Duncan Hunter’s false patriotism has him objecting to the 14th amendment of the constitution. The Right Wing Republicans / Tea Party members love to wrap themselves in the Constitution. Maybe they should try reading it first. REAL REPUBLICANS, where are you? Reclaim the party please. We need multiple parties for check and balances, but both […]

Counter Wall Street lobbyists! #p2 #tcot #teaparty

*+-Minerva Novoa, Advocacy  Web Administrator The Wall Street CEOs got their taxpayer bailouts and huge bonuses – now they’re trying to stop reforms that would protect us from getting the shakedown again! Debate begins today on the Wall Street reform bill and your Senators are hearing right now from deep-pocketed lobbyists trying to fill the […]

Lawsuits Over AZ Immigration Law Filed By Police Officer, Latino Group

*+-  BY JONATHAN J. COOPER and PAUL DAVENPORT 04/29/10 04:18 PM PHOENIX — Anger mounted Thursday over an Arizona law cracking down on illegal immigration as a police officer filed one of the first lawsuits challenging the law and activists gathered outside an Arizona Diamondbacks game at Wrigley Field in Chicago, chanting "Boycott Arizona." The […]

Republicans & Bank Friendly Democrats Should Be Ashamed of Attempts to Weaken Consumer Protection Agency #p2 #tcot #teaparty

*+-That the GOP and some Bank Supported Democrats would fight so hard to remove or weaken a Consumer Protection Agency speaks volume for the need of removing corporations completely from the ability to fund campaigns. Government that works dictates the need for a Consumer Protection Agency within the government whose interest is the interest of […]

Bill Clinton Sees ‘More Immigrants’ As A Way To Reduce Deficit

*+-  Former President Bill Clinton enthusiastically weighed into the blistering national debate on immigration today with a resounding assertion that America needs more immigrants — not fewer — to ensure its long-term fiscal future. At a symposium on deficit reduction today (see my earlier story), Clinton said that one key to avoiding massive debt is […]