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Amodei/Heck Voted to Advance Boehner’s Plan-B

Vote Tally:  HRes 841  Yea 219 (R) /0(D) — Nay: 13(R) / 184 (D) — Not Voting: 8(R) / 7(D)

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Posted in Budget-Federal, Education, Fiscal Cliff, TANF, Taxes, Unemployment

Let’s Talk About Jobs & Unemployment

‎”The Republicans have no credibility on deficits. The Republicans have no credibility on national security. For decades, both have been all but ceded as Republican strengths, despite plenty of evidence that they shouldn’t be. On those issues, Democrats have often

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Posted in JOBS!, Unemployment

Taking Us Back to 1897

We’ve been listening to the GOP and their Tea Party brethren talk about “taking our country back” and most folks have wondered “from what?”  But the question isn’t “from what?” … it’s “to when?”  And now, FOXnew has given us

Posted in Discrimination, JOBS!, Minimum Wage, Unemployment, Union-Busting, Womens Issues

Under the Reading Lamp — 10/24/2010

Why (Almost) Everything Women Are Told About Work Is Wrong That’s the message of the career advice book Rachel and I are working on together, and that’s the message of this new report from nonprofit research group Catalyst. Despite all

Posted in Defense/War, Environment/EPA, Financial Reform, Foreclosures, Housing Crisis, Iraq/Afghanistan, JOBS!, Transparency, Unemployment, War, Water, Womens Issues

Effort to Cut Medicare, Medicaid & UEC Waste

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2011 Contact: HHS Press Office (202) 690-6343 Vice President Biden announces over $2 billion in anti-waste measures at Cabinet meeting New initiatives led by campaign to cut waste will save Medicaid waste and strengthen partnership

Posted in Issues, Medicaid, Medicare, Unemployment
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