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114-2 Vote#4 Cloture on HR4038

Failed Cloture on Jan 20, 2016 This bill is provisionally dead due to a failed vote for cloture on January 20, 2016. Cloture is required to move past a Senate filibuster or the threat of a filibuster and takes a

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Posted in Congressional Activity, Immigration, Senate

Border Boondoggle

The GOP’s “just build a wall” simpletons don’t know what they’re talking about. — by Jim Hightower Good fences, wrote Robert Frost, make good neighbors. But an 18-foot high, 2,000-mile wall? That’s another story. It just antagonizes your neighbor —

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Posted in 2016, Election, Enforcement, Immigration

This Document Reveals Why The House Of Representatives Is In Complete Chaos

— by  Judd Legum  |  Oct 9, 2015 9:51 am The House of Representative is in chaos. John Boehner announced his intention to step down as Speaker at the end of the month. There doesn’t appear to be anyone to take his

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Posted in Budget-Federal, Congressional Activity, Debt Ceiling, GOP, Health Care, House, Immigration, Medicaid, Medicare, Social Safety Net, Social Security

CREDO Advocacy: Tell AG Laxalt to Drop His Anti-Immigration Lawsuit

Thanks to the courage of thousands of youth activists in the immigration reform movement, last fall President Obama finally took executive actions that protected five million immigrants and their families from the pain of deportation. CREDO members were proud to

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Posted in Advocacy, Attorney General, Economy, GOP, Govt-State, Immigration

It’s Women’s History Month—So Naturally—Republicans Wage Sneak Attack

By CAP Action War Room The Latest Ploy in The Ongoing Attack on Women’s Health Women’s access to basic health care continues to be under attack at both the state and federal level. The most recent threat came this week

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Posted in Abortion, Congressional Activity, CultureWar, GOP, Health Care, Human Trafficking, Immigration, Personhood, Senate, Violence Against Women
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