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  1. bajisima

    DNC reverses ban on donations from the fossil fuel industry

    Just two months after the Democratic National Committee (DNC) was celebrated by environmentalists for banning donations from fossil fuel companies, it voted 30-2 on Friday to adopt a resolution from Chair Tom Perez that critics said effectively reverses the ban and represents "an absolute...
  2. excalibur

    Ban Lifted on Short-Term Health-Insurance

    Another good move by this administration. Trump Administration Deals Another Blow to Obamacare, Removes Ban on Short-Term Health-Insurance Plans The Department of Health and Human Services finalized a rule change on Wednesday that will allow Americans to purchase short-term...
  3. the watchman

    Trump had repeatedly asked aides to ban reporters before barring CNN journalist .

    President Trump has reportedly spoken to White House officials on numerous occasions in recent months about banning reporters from White House press briefings. The Washington Post reported Friday that Trump, angered by what he believes to be disrespectful behavior from journalists toward his...
  4. D

    Massachusetts passes the NASTY Women Act to repeal 173-year-old abortion ban

    Massachusetts passes the NASTY Women Act to repeal 173-year-old abortion ban By Wagatwe Wanjuki ################################################################################ Anyone from Massachusetts? Looks like the boot-shaped state is exercising their right to...
  5. D

    Federal judge rules adoption agency can’t ban gays & lesbians

    Federal judge rules adoption agency can’t ban gays & lesbians By Alex Bollinger ################################################################################ Great and proper ruling to bring JUSTICE to this dire situation. Once again we are reminded of how Republicans want to...
  6. bajisima

    Supreme Court rules travel ban is constitutional

    Upholds Pres Trumps travel ban. https://twitter.com/AP?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
  7. B

    Trump Said to Want to Ban Mercedes-Benz and Other German Luxury Cars

    Fortune This oughtta be fun. I'd also like to know what vehicles he has. [/FONT][/COLOR] [Edit Crusher: At BDBoop's request, the title has been edited]
  8. bajisima

    Will Nevada ban its infamous brothels?

    Step in the right direction or the wrong one? Ruby Rae has made a lucrative career out of prostitution in rural Lyon County, Nevada — one of the few places in the country where it is legal. Ruby, who goes by her stage name, says she earns six figures a year working at the Moonlite Bunny...
  9. D

    Bill making it legal to ban gays & lesbians from adopting passes in Oklahoma

    Bill making it legal to ban gays & lesbians from adopting passes in Oklahoma By Alex Bollinger ==================================================== That egregious law in Oklahoma is the product of their draconian legislature obviously not doing their homework on the fact that Gay...
  10. bajisima

    Supreme Court appears to back Trump on travel ban

    Looks likely it will be another 5-4 decision.. Conservative justices and swing vote Justice Anthony Kennedy appeared to side with the Trump administration Wednesday as the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on President Donald Trump's travel ban. Coming out of oral arguments, the justices...
  11. CEngelbrecht

    Re: For those who want to ban "assault weapons" please explain your position vs.

    Actually almost identical. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rape_statistics LIES, LIES, LIES...
  12. Mister B

    Conservative Hero Justice Scalia Wanted to Ban Guns?

    He certainly wasn't against it in certain cases. Quote: “like most rights, the right secured by the Second Amendment is not unlimited.” It is “not a right to keep and carry any weapon whatsoever in any manner whatsoever and for whatever purpose.”
  13. Rev. Hellh0und

    For those who want to ban "assault weapons" please explain your position vs.

    in 2016 374 people were killed by all rifles, assault rifles is included in this statistic. in 2016 1,604 people were killed by knives. Please support your position of banning "assault rifles" but not knives, or explain how you are for the same type of ban on both items...
  14. HayJenn

    Federal Judge Upholds MA assault weapons ban

    A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit on Friday challenging Massachusetts's ban on assault weapons. U.S. District Judge William Young said in his ruling that the firearms and large magazines banned by the state in 1998 are “not within the scope of the personal right to ‘bear Arms’ under the Second...
  15. D

    Washington Governor Jay Inslee Signs Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy: WATCH

    Washington Governor Jay Inslee Signs Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy: WATCH by Andy Towle ==================================================== KUDOS to Governor Inslee on signing the ban on such dangerous therapy as it has been deemed to be by many in the know. Many times minors do not...
  16. bajisima

    Microsoft to ban offensive language

    Microsoft will ban 'offensive language' and 'inappropriate content' from Skype, Xbox, Office and other services on May 1, claiming it has the right to go through your private data to 'investigate.' Better watch out if you are playing Xbox, get ticked, and cuss. Microsoft might ban you for the...
  17. Friday13

    Ohio GOP Introduces Bill To Ban Abortion

    "NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio criticized the proposal, calling it an obvious attempt to give the U.S. Supreme Court a chance to overturn Roe v. Wade" Does anyone think that this will be passed? Does anyone think that SCOTUS will overturn R v W because of this? The OH GOP seems to have lost their...
  18. Friday13

    Trump moves to ban most transgender people from serving in military

    Trump...Make America Hate Again. Sounds like he's trying to lay responsibility for this on Mattis ...how low can he go? Trump moves to ban most transgender people from serving in military
  19. T

    Trump lifts ban on import of elephant trophies

    Of course he did. You know, the lobby for.importing elephant trophies is quite powerful..... Indeed, though he said he probably would not change his mind, he did change his mind. Junior and Erik whining they can't bring home their toys...
  20. aboutenough

    H.R. 5087: Assault Weapons Ban of 2018

    A BILL To regulate the importation, manufacture, possession, sale or transfer of assault weapons, and for other purposes. 1.Short title This Act may be cited as the Assault Weapons Ban of 2018.2.Definitions (a)In general Section 921(a) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—(1)by inserting...