15 Dec 2010

Call Democrats and Ask if They Support Pelosi if She Pushes Obama-GOP Tax Plan

If a majority of Democrats won’t vote for the Obama-GOP tax plan, Speaker Pelosi must not bring it to the floor for a vote. So let’s find out where Democrats stand. We’re organizing an EMERGENCY whip count to call Democratic Members of Congress and find out where they stand on the Obama-GOP tax plan.

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15 Dec 2010

Wednesday Book Salon Preview: Before Roe v. Wade, Host Dawn Johnsen

Special FDL Book Salon today — Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court’s Ruling

Chat with Linda Greenhouse and Reva Siegel about their new book. Hosted by Dawn Johnsen.

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15 Dec 2010

Servicers Downgraded Credit Score of Man who Asked for His Note

Many homeowners have taken advantage of SEIU’s Where’s the Note website. It helps you generate letters to your bank to ask for evidence that they hold the mortgage note, or the IOU on the property. Bank servicers have routinely lost the note or never fully had it in their possession

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15 Dec 2010

Republicans Vote to Ban the Terms “Wall Street” and “Deregulation”

Apparently, the Republicans on the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission have abandoned the commission because the other six members would not agree to ban the phrases “Wall Street” and “deregulation” from the final report.

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15 Dec 2010

Embarrassing Behavior: Bailing out and Giving the Keys to Big Dog

Funny ha-ha, the Taiwanese animators strike again with their brand of humor, but they make it pretty clear that the rest of the world took note of this failure to lead.

Who needs WikiLeaks to point out our weak spots? It’s right here in animation.

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15 Dec 2010

Call Democrats and Ask if They Support Pelosi if She Pushes Obama-GOP Tax Plan

If a majority of Democrats won’t vote for the Obama-GOP tax plan, Speaker Pelosi must not bring it to the floor for a vote. So let’s find out where Democrats stand. We’re organizing an EMERGENCY whip count to call Democratic Members of Congress and find out where they stand on the Obama-GOP tax plan.

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15 Dec 2010

Republicans Vote to Ban the Terms “Wall Street” and “Deregulation”

Apparently, the Republicans on the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission have abandoned the commission because the other six members would not agree to ban the phrases “Wall Street” and “deregulation” from the final report. The four Republicans appointed to the commission investigating the root causes of the financial crisis plan to

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15 Dec 2010

Do You Know What’s Under Your House?

The program represented by the periodic publication of Remapping Debate is one that seeks to draw attention to the very large problem of trimming public needs for safety to fit an industry’s sheerly economic considerations. When the public is not protected, but is told the opposite, information becomes vital, crucial to keep disasters from happening to an unwarned and unsuspecting public.

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15 Dec 2010

Sons of Wank-archy

Some historical reenactments are just a sign there is no need for reenactments, the idiots are still among us.

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