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Republican Misogyny - If the Smith Bill is passed date rape, coerced rape and statutory rape will no longer be legally considered "rape". Just one more law that the GOP want to pass to take away even more rights from women. Time to vote the GOP out of office. #YesAllWomen
And while they're at it, include language making it a criminal offense for Congress or the President to propose or pass legislation that is Unconstitutional, reaffirm that the Bill of Rights are endowed by God and not granted by man, and require that before ANY member of Congress vote on an item, they swear to have read it & can speak to whether or not it is Constitutional. Oh - and require that ANY executive order be in line with the Constitution.
The old-money rich set up and use corporations as a means to siphon our tax money via the government "legally". It's legal because most of our elected officials in washington have been bought and pocketed by them. Politicians aren't going to go against the people who made them rich, and once rich, it's even more advantageous to make laws that benefit the rich.
Those that own the politicians, own the laws they legislate. Ever wonder why polls have shown for the last eight years that the vast majority of people, exceeding 75%, want money out of politics but no new laws are put in place to do it? Those that own the legislators don't want their influence to end.