Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Barney Frank dismisses calls for Glass-Steagall redux

Barney Frank dismisses calls for Glass-Steagall redux

He wrote the law to end housing discrimination. Fifty years later, he’s still fighting - The Washington Post



He wrote the law to end housing discrimination. Fifty years later, he’s still fighting - The Washington Post


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State of the States (Week of August 31st) | Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee


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State of the States (Week of August 31st) | Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

Trump tops GOP rankings | TheHill



Trump tops GOP rankings | TheHill

The Coming Liberal Disaster at the Supreme Court - The New Yorker


The conservatives on the Court are poised for a comeback.

The Coming Liberal Disaster at the Supreme Court - The New Yorker

Trump doesn't understand the border...


Donald Trump doesn't seem to understand immigration.

Posted by The Upshot on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

UC Berkeley student has measles; put in isolation - SFGate


Health officials issued a warning after a student from the UC Berkeley was diagnosed with measles on Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Photo: Eric Risberg, Associated Press

UC Berkeley student has measles; put in isolation - SFGate



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Gov. Jerry Brown creates cybersecurity center - Political Blotter - Politics in the Bay Area and beyond

Gov. Jerry Brown creates cybersecurity center - Political Blotter - Politics in the Bay Area and beyond

Adwatch: Oil interests mislead about vehicle monitoring | The Sacramento Bee

Adwatch: Oil interests mislead about vehicle monitoring | The Sacramento Bee

Obama now just one vote shy of securing Iran deal - The Washington Post



Obama now just one vote shy of securing Iran deal - The Washington Post



Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) said on Tuesday that he will support the Iran deal, bringing President Obama to within one vote of securing a major diplomatic victor. (Getty Images)

Humor from Borowitz...

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The Borowitz Report
 
WICHITA (The Borowitz Report)—Saying that “things just didn’t work out,” the billionaire Koch brothers have decided to put Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker up for sale.

Read more at newyorker.com.

Howard Dean: The Case for Hillary Clinton - The Washington Post



Howard Dean: The Case for Hillary Clinton - The Washington Post

Howard Dean... yes THE Howard Dean wants Hillary as POTUS.

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