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Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) on Wednesday urged the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to “take all necessary steps” to..

March 2, 2016 with 1 Comment
Rep. Barbara Lee Hails President Obama’s Upcoming Cuba Visit

Rep. Barbara Lee Hails President Obama’s Upcoming Cuba Visit

Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), who has advocated normalization of US-Cuban relations for decades, hailed President Barack Obama’s decision..

February 22, 2016 with 0 Comments
Marco Rubio Calls for Sanctions Against Venezuela’s Maduro

Marco Rubio Calls for Sanctions Against Venezuela’s Maduro

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Wednesday accused Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro of “undermining democracy” and called for..

January 6, 2016 with 0 Comments
Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Leading members of a bipartisan House committee are questioning the efficacy of the US Health Department’s influenza pandemic..

December 28, 2015 with 0 Comments
Members of Congress Demand End to ‘Cruel, Systemic Abuse’ of Palestinian Children

Members of Congress Demand End to ‘Cruel, Systemic Abuse’ of Palestinian Children

Nineteen sitting members of Congress have co-signed a letter urging the Obama administration to pressure Israel to end its ‘systemic..

June 24, 2015 with 0 Comments
NTSB Lead Investigator: Amtrak Derailment was Preventable

NTSB Lead Investigator: Amtrak Derailment was Preventable

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) lead investigator of the Amtrak commuter train crash that killed at least eight people in..

May 14, 2015 with 0 Comments
Bernie Sanders to Announce Presidential Run

Bernie Sanders to Announce Presidential Run

One of the most progressive members of the United States Senate will seek the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016. Sen. Bernie..

April 28, 2015 with 0 Comments
Harry Reid to Retire from Senate

Harry Reid to Retire from Senate

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced on Friday he won’t seek reelection in 2016, a move that surprised many and sparked..

March 27, 2015 with 0 Comments
Ted Cruz to Enroll in Obamacare

Ted Cruz to Enroll in Obamacare

Republican Senator Ted Cruz, the Tea Party favorite who has made repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act—aka..

March 24, 2015 with 0 Comments
Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) Introduces Bill Forcing Air Force Academy Cadets to Recite Oath to ‘God’

Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) Introduces Bill Forcing Air Force Academy Cadets to Recite Oath to ‘God’

A Republican US congressman has introduced a bill that would force cadets at the United States Air Force Academy to acknowledge and swear..

March 23, 2015 with 2 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • ICE Agents Forcibly Remove Asylum-Seeker Awaiting Brain Tumor Surgery from Texas Hospital
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
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