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Donald Trump Is a Useful Idiot for Dangerous People

That republican members of Congress refused to air these concerns prior to the election because it would hurt their chances; that Trump encouraged it over the summer suggests foreknowledge; and worst of all, that there are still unreleased documents on the Republican Party suggests that potential leaks can be held over its members as they assume control of Congress and the White House.

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In one of the inaugural moves of the just-assembled new Congress, House Republicans have reportedly voted to forbid the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) from calculating the addition to the deficit that will be prompted should ObamaCare be repealed. Minnesota’s U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison – who is currently in the running to become the next DNC Chairperson …

On Jan 2nd 2017 in a closed door meeting republican congressman voted to render the Office of Congressional Ethics powerless.

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With No Warning, House Republicans Vote to Gut Independent Ethics Office

With No Warning, House Republicans Vote to Gut Independent Ethics Office - “Republicans claim they want to ‘drain the swamp,’ but the night before the new Congress gets sworn in, the House G.O.P. has eliminated the only independent ethics oversight of their actions,” Ms. Pelosi said in a statement on Monday night. “Evidently, ethics are the first casualty of the new Republican Congress.”

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Audit the Fed May Finally Pass Congress Kentuckys Sen. Rand Paul appears to be on the cusp of having the Senate and the House pass the Audit the Fed legislation that he and his father former Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) fought for to stop the Federal Reserves unchecked and arguably unconstitutional meddling in the free market economy.

House Republicans on Tuesday changed the way Congress calculates the cost of transferring federal lands to the states and other entities, a move that will make it easier for members of the new Congress to cede federal control of public lands. The...

Trump is a Combative, Narcissists who will surely put this country in one conflict after another. He's Unprepared, Unprofessional and Unpredictable....a Recipe for Disaster.

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House Republicans vote to move ethics oversight under own control

The Office of Congressional Ethics was created in 2008 by the then-Democratic majority led by Rep. Nancy Pelosi, after a series of congressional scandals ended in jail time for lawmakers on both sides of the aisle. Pelosi slammed the new move. "Republicans claim they want to 'drain the swamp,' but the night before the new Congress gets sworn in, the House GOP has eliminated the only independent ethics oversight of their actions," Pelosi said in a statement. "Evidently, ethics are the…

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Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2012 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide for the planning and implementation of an education campaign to inform breast cancer patients anticipating surgery regarding the availability and coverage of breast reconstruction, prostheses, and other options(4) the patient has a right to choose the provider of reconstructive care, including the potential transfer of care to a surgeon that

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