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Elizabeth Warren on Fighting Back Against Wall St. Giants
http://billmoyers.com/episode/elizabeth-warren-on-fighting-back-against-...
September 5, 2014

"In Oklahoma, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and her brothers grew up in “an America that invested in kids like us and helped build a future where we could flourish.” But, as she writes in her memoir, A Fighting Chance, “Today the game is rigged – rigged to work for those who have money and power… The optimism that defines us as a people has been beaten and bruised. It doesn’t have to be this way.”

Toledo Move to Amend: Creating Democracy & Challenging Corporate Rule

“Creating Democracy & Challenging Corporate Rule”
September 3, 2014
Evening Presentation, Free and Open to the Public:
“Creating Democracy & Challenging Corporate Rule”
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
7:00-9:00 PM
UPDATE: Youtube video: Move to Amend with David Cobb https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZKBsM232Zk
WHO:

Eric Cantor To Join Investment Bank Moelis & Co. As Vice Chairman And Managing Director

Yes the former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director. Defeated in June by a Tea Party challenger in a Republican primary election, will now provide strategic counsel to the company's corporate and institutional clients on key issues.

"Eric has proven himself to be a pro-business advocate and one who will enhance our boardroom discussions with CEOs and senior management as we help them navigate their most important strategic decisions," Moelis CEO Ken Moelis said in a statement.

Cornel West: “He posed as a progressive and turned out to be counterfeit. We ended up with a Wall Street presidency, a drone pre

Cornel West: “He posed as a progressive and turned out to be counterfeit. We ended up with a Wall Street presidency, a drone presidency”
http://www.salon.com/2014/08/24/cornel_west_he_posed_as_a_progressive_an...

Cornell West views of President Barack Obama :

Caught on Tape: What Mitch McConnell Complained About to a Roomful of Billionaires (Exclusive)

Caught on Tape: What Mitch McConnell Complained About to a Roomful of Billionaires (Exclusive)

Al Sharpton, "we have money to give military equipment to police forces but we don’t have money for training",

Al Sharpton preaches at Mike Brown Funeral Ferguson Missouri 8/25/14

Australia's Ex-Foreign Minister: Neo-Cons' Bankrupted America And Drained Its Military Strength


Australia's Ex-Foreign Minister: 'Swivel-Eyed Neo-Cons' Bankrupted America And Drained Its Military Strength
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/swivel-eyed-neo-cons-bankrupted-us-2014-8...

Blue Creek Wind Farm Paulding Ohio: Quiet and peaceful

Klan heading to Ferguson to guard white businesses, fundraiser held in Ohio

Klan heading to Ferguson to ‘guard white businesses
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/08/18/klan-heading-to-ferguson-to-guard-...
Quote from story:
"Ku Klux Klan (KKK) members from three different states are reportedly traveling to Ohio to hold a two-day fundraiser for the officer who shot unarmed teen Michael Brown, and to “guard white businesses.”

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Clear Channel Boots Racist Sexist Pig Rush Limbaugh in Pittsburgh!

Looks like the hate mongering negative naybob of talk radio is now in a death spiral. Rush Limbaugh is being dropped by Cumulus and many other stations across the country. The American people are waking to the fact that these shills do not represent them. Here are a few recent articles of interest.

Clear Channel Boots Racist Sexist Pig Rush Limbaugh in Pittsburgh!
http://aattp.org/clear-channel-boots-racist-sexist-pig-rush-limbaugh-in-...

Media Matters Reveals Rush Limbaugh’s Ratings Are in A Death Spiral!

Sarah Palin the Republican?

Well the real Sarah Palin has surfaced with her tax the rich schemes. Seems she favor collectivism in Alaska's energy reserves. Her fellow Alaskans collected annual payments of some $1,200 a resident. Now the energy companies want it back! Sound familiar?

Oil Industry’s Taxes Create Odd Wedge for Alaskan Voters
Sarah Palin’s Attack on Gov. Sean Parnell’s Plan Aligns Her With State Democrats
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/18/us/politics/sarah-palins-attack-on-sea...

Quote from article:

The Latest facts from Ferguson

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8/18/2014

If you make $50,000 per year, you pay:

House Republicans Propose 34 Percent Cut To EPA Funding, Restrictions on Rulemaking

House Republicans Propose 34 Percent Cut To EPA Funding, Restrictions on Rulemaking
http://www.bna.com/house-republicans-propose-n17179875362/
July 23, 2013
"The House proposal includes severe cuts to the clean water and drinking water state revolving funds, which provide capital for water infrastructure projects.

Voter reality: Its all about the money

The anti environment Gov Kasich meets with Toledo Mayor Collins over Toledo water crisis

Ohio Governor Kaisich votes down SB310
Ohio Gov. John Kasich Signs Nation’s First Renewable Energy Freeze June 13, 2014
http://ecowatch.com/2014/06/13/ohio-gov-john-kasich-renewable-energy-fre...
Quote:
“Gov. Kasich promised Ohioans he would protect Ohio families, create Ohio jobs, and champion clean energy technologies. By signing this devastating bill, he has decided to ignore the health and economic interests of everyday Ohioans in favor of big corporations. We need Gov. Kasich to be strong on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and green jobs to move Ohio forward.”

WSPD's water crisis coverage better than in 2010 weekend tornado non coverage

Went to listen to the weekend WSPD programming and was shocked to hear Fred Lefebvre giving live coverage of the global warming Lake Erie toxic algae bloom. The water crisis is being covered by program director Scott Sands unlike in 2010 when a killer tornado tore through the Toledo area, on a weekend, while WSPD news staff enjoyed the weekend off. Tuning in for about five minutes Marcy Kaptur spoke live about the problems she is having getting funding to upgrade our crumbling infrastructure.

Senate Republicans blocked a bill that would end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas.

Senate Republicans block bill to end tax breaks for outsourcing

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/213780-republicans-block-bi...
On Wednesday, the Senate voted 54-42 to end debate on S. 2569, the Bring Jobs Home Act — 60 votes were needed to advance the measure.

Sens. John Walsh (D-Mont.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) introduced the bill, which would give companies incentives to bring jobs back to the United States, including a tax write-off for the relocating costs and an additional 20 percent credit.

Here Is Every Foreign Country That Gets More Federal Aid Than Detroit

Here Is Every Foreign Country That Gets More Federal Aid Than Detroit
http://nextcity.org/daily/entry/here-is-foreign-every-country-that-gets-...
Detroit $108.2 Million
Solmalia $121.4M
Zimbabwe $135.3M
Cote d'lvoire $135.4M
Liberia $157.1M
Ghana $160M
Bangladesh $165.9M
Lebanon $165.9M
Malawi $166.4M
Rwanda $169.2M
Mati $180.3M
Indonesia $183M
Philippines $188M
Mexico $205M
Congo $236M
Haiti $300M
Colombia $323M
Zambia $362M
Mozambique $372.4M
South Sudan $393M
Ethiopia $417M
West Bank & Gaza $440M
South Africa $445M
Uganda $456.3M

'Don’t Mess With Texas, ALEC'

A Big Texas Unwelcome in Dallas
‘Don’t Mess with Texas, ALEC!’
By Michael King, 5:31PM, Tue. Jul. 29
http://www.austinchronicle.com/daily/news/2014-07-29/a-big-texas-unwelco...

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