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Democracy Dead America? F*CK YEAH: A Holly Robin Rant

Democracy Dead

Democracy is about equality right? A government for the people by the people. I am sorry but this government is a joke. The entirety. Our president, our congress, they are all out for themselves and something needs

Super Congress in Old Congress Out

Compromise has become a dirty word amongst the United States Congress and our President.  The United States government has been based on a secure system of checks and balances. Its foundation is in place to prevent tyrannical leadership and protect

The Debt and The American Dollar

The debt in America is going out of control. Will Congress be able to fix it before its too late?

Norway Latest Victim of Terrorism

Norway Flag

Norway is the latest victim to terrorist attacks. Twin terrorist attacks occured in Oslo Norway Friday, via car bomb. Attacks on democracy have been occurring and Norway is the latest victim.

U.S. government orders 16 top mortgage lenders to reimburse homeowners

WASHINGTON, DC— In a joint report filed by the Federal Reserve, the Office of Thrift Supervision and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on Wednesday, 16 of the nation’s biggest mortgage lenders—including its four largest banks—have been ordered

U.S. government issues new plan to close racial health-care gap

WASHINGTON, DC— In a report issued on Friday, the U.S. government is for the first time acknowledging the disparity between the overall health and health-care of the country’s minority population versus that of white Americans, and is outlining a plan

U.S. government approves of Google’s purchase of ITA Software

WASHINGTON, DC— In a decision that is sure to give the Internet search giant a major head up on the online travel competition, the U.S. Justice Department has cleared Google Inc. for its $700 million purchase of ITA Software, an

So What Happens When the Government Shuts Down-Part Two?

Washington, D.C.- So while everyone is keeping an a ear open for the latest news on whether the U.S. Government will shut down or not, let’s go over what exactly closes.  How would this shut down affect us, the people?

U.S. Government Plans Major Overhaul To Make School Lunches Healthier:

Major Overhaul School Lunches

Several weeks after President Barack Obama signed a child nutrition bill into law—making it easier for schools to afford healthier foods—the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a new plan on Thursday that would make school lunches that are subsidized by

Rhode Island School That Fired All Of Its Teachers Gets Grant From Government:

Rhode Island School gets Grant

The Rhode Island high school that made national headlines last year when it fired all of its teachers due to poor performance has been awarded $1.3 million from the U.S. government to help its rebuilding process. Central Falls High School