Democratic lawmakers are reportedly "apoplectic" over a proposed new House rules package that would impose fines and potential ethics violations on members who "disrupt" chamber proceedings. The proposal, seen by Bloomberg , is seemingly designed to prevent another sit-in like the one about 40 Democrats staged this summer after the Orlando...
Facing a looming Republican-dominated Congress under the right-wing President-...
An accidental shooting kills a child roughly every other day in the U.S., far...
Blood on America's tracks, and more evidence it leads right to grisly profits. To wit: The NRA paid nine lawmakers over $22 million to leave them alone; gun manufacturers admit Newtown's small bodies and other slaughters have helped gun sales and profits - cue a cursory “obviously we are all shocked” but they “respond to market pressures” - and now the Shopping Channel's new Gun TV will sell more. But not to worry: Every hour of hawking guns will include three minutes of safety training.
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