policy

  1. tristanrobin

    So Now the Vice President Makes Policy?!?!

    Pence: US will sanction Turkey unless American pastor freed WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States threatened NATO ally Turkey with sanctions Thursday over a detained American pastor held on terror and espionage charges. Vice President Mike Pence said that if Turkey does not take immediate...
  2. F

    Foreign Policy Does Not Require Advice And Consent

    I used to wonder which planet guys like Senator Chris Coons came from. Now I am beginning to think I should head for outer space just to get away from clowns like Coons. Since Coons knows so little about the U.S. Constitution he probably believes Senate Democrats also have advice and consent...
  3. webguy4

    Policy When Arresting People

    What crime(s) can you be arrested for and not be separated from your children in the United States of America? Apparently illegal immigration is the only thing.
  4. Neil

    New [NFL] policy requires on-field players, personnel to stand for anthem

    NFL owners approve new national anthem policy Is there a reason that the NFL feels compelled to do this? I'm not aware of any law mandating the national anthem for sports event, and if there were such a law, why would it exist? A sports event is not an official state/govt function; it's a...
  5. J

    Fifth Column Republicans work to preserve Obama’s arbitrary DACA policy

    See: More Republicans sign DACA petition after Ryan says not to behind closed doors ”A group of moderate Republicans are backing a plan to bypass GOP leaders by forcing a floor vote on four competing bills to preserve the Obama-era DACA program, which protected young undocumented immigrants...
  6. imaginethat

    Obituary: The Maximum Pressure Policy

    Welp, things look differently depending on the POV.... https://www.38north.org/2018/05/jdethomas050918/
  7. avlis

    Policy. Portuguese

    https://youtu.be/4Dfh6Kd5CQM Dozens of people shout '' resignation '' in the galleries of the Assembly of the Republic - 11/07/13 Dezenas de pessoas gritam ''demissão'' nas galerias da Assembleia da República - 11/07/13 People say Resignation. Fascism never again pessoas dize...
  8. skews13

    Please watch: The absolute hypocrisy of Fox "News"

    This one clip captures the essence of the insidious propaganda that oozes out of the outfit called Fox news. https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/3/16/1749509/-The-Depravity-and-Hypocrisy-of-Fox-Propaganda
  9. xMathFanx

    University Policy on Sexual Violence: @Lyzza

    University Policy on Sexual Violence: @Lyzza Standard US University Policy regarding 'sexual violence' of present typically is as follows: (A) If a female is intoxicated and sexual activity occurs--proper consent was necessarily not given. (B ) Proper consent is necessary for sexual...
  10. skews13

    New GOP Policy: Spend Spend Spend, And Spend Some More

    Two words: Deficit spending. In December, Republicans gleefully passed a tax bill that will add $1.5 trillion to the deficit and Donald Trump triumphantly signed it into law. Last week, Republicans championed another bill that will inflate the deficit by another $400 billion in deficit...
  11. RNG

    Sessions reverses transgender worker protection policy

    Bible punchers gone wild. Just give them a little time and they will be telling all of you what you can and can't do with your privates. It won't impact on what they do with their privates because they are Republicans after all, but they will try and impact on you...
  12. skews13

    Houston: A Shining Example Of Conservative Deregulation Policy

    The Perils Of Deregulation So, conservative ideas have triumphed in Texas. A business-friendly environment has been created, based on free-market principles, deregulation, and a return to 10th amendment freedoms just as the Founders designed them, because the best government is the one that...
  13. Clara007

    Trump's New Immigration Policy

    Trump's own family wouldn't get in. Donald Trump this week unveiled his new immigration plan that would prioritize skilled workers who could speak English. But if Congress had adopted such rules in the past then relatives of most of his cabinet - and ancestors of the President himself -...
  14. J

    President Trump carries through with America First immigration policy.

    . See Trump Backs Slashing Legal Immigration With ‘Merit-Based’ System ”The RAISE Act, which Cotton and Perdue introduced in February, would scrap the current lottery system to get into the U.S. and instead institute a points-based system for earning a green card. Factors that would be...
  15. skews13

    Kansas Ends Trickle Down Policy Of Brownback

    The Kansas legislature finally put a stop to the predictably failed trickle-down tax-cut experiment it began in 2012. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) had vetoed a bill that partially reset income-tax rates to where they were before the cuts and closed a huge loophole — importantly, one mimicked...
  16. eldorado67

    Former Obama Official: Bureaucrats Manipulate Climate Stats To Influence Policy

    Former Obama Official: Bureaucrats Manipulate Climate Stats To Influence Policy https://wattsupwiththat.com/2017/04/25/former-obama-official-bureaucrats-manipulate-climate-stats-to-influence-policy/ See: Opinion Journal: How Government Twists Climate Statistics
  17. RNG

    Tillerson warns N. Korea policy of "strategic patience" may end

    Well come and join me at my ice skating party in hell. I'm about to post something agreeing with the Trump administration. Rex Tillerson on North Korea: Military action 'an option' A long time ago I was debating with a colleague on this and suggested that the US or "the west" should hammer...
  18. reedak

    Hong Kong's failed housing policy

    Get Rea! S15 - Toggle Get Rea! S15 - EP7 The Long Wait 43 MINS By Channel NewsAsia Published: 14 Feb 2017 Audio: English Hong Kong can't build public housing fast enough. Families wait 5 to 8 years to get public housing. Singles, up to 30 years. Failed housing policy is one of Hong...
  19. T

    Trump is speaking his campaign language on foreign policy

    On Foreign Policy, Trump Still Speaking Campaign Language - ABC News Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro