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Here Are the 16 Democrats Who Voted With GOP to Kill Amendment to Withdraw All US Troops, End Afghan War
"After nearly 19 years, over 147,000 casualties and total costs over a trillion dollars, it's long past time to bring troops home and invest in political, diplomatic, and development tools."
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The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, informally known as the National Lynching Memorial, is a national memorial to commemorate the victims of lynching in the U. S. (Photo: Ron Cogswell/flickr/cc) Views
There’s No Excuse for Blocking the Anti-Lynching Bill
It’s 2020—we should’ve made the lynching of Black Americans a federal crime by now.
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With at Least Three Members of US Congress Infected With Coronavirus, Calls for Remote Voting Grow
"Congress should be an example, not an exception, on public health."
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Rand Paul: The Fairweather Libertarian
When it comes to single-payer healthcare systems and tort reform, the Senator from Kentucky has a funny way of sticking to his guns
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Despite all his rhetoric and the applause from his libertarian base, Sen. Rand Paul is just another top-down, autocratic, big-government Republican. News
'Do As I Say, Not As I Do:' Rand 'Socialized-Medicine-Is-Slavery' Paul Headed to Canada for Some Surgery
"When a 'libertarian' goes for some socialized medicine..."
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Proposed Law Seeks to Reform System That Jails People Just for Being Poor
'In our country,' said bill co-sponsor Sen. Kamala Harris, 'whether you stay in jail or not is wholly determined by whether you're wealthy or not – and that's wrong.'
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Amid More Civilian Deaths, Lawmakers Push to End Saudi Arms Flow
Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) are outspoken critics of the coalition
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Rand Paul, Libertarian?
Sen. Rand Paul has made safeguarding civil liberties a cornerstone of his presidential campaign, and he hasn't been afraid to take on his own party in that fight. At the end of May, as key provisions of the USA Patriot Act were set to expire, Paul took to the Senate floor in a heroic 10-hour...
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A Tangled Surveillance, Trade-Pact Mess on Capitol Hill
Sen. Rand Paul talks a bit, but fight to kill off Patriot Act extension remains and serious battle continues over Fast Track authority for trade deals
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As Rand Paul Pledges to 'Defeat Washington Machine,' Critics Say He is No Better Than the Rest
Despite the populist rhetoric, critics say that under the Senator's own policy proposals economic inequality would only worsen
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