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  1. bajisima

    Judge blocks Obama administrations Rule on Waterways

    A federal judge in North Dakota on Thursday blocked a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some smaller waterways just hours before it was set to go into effect. "U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson in Fargo issued a temporary injunction...
  2. jackalope

    US Supreme Court Decision on Abortion Drugs Blocks Use Limitations December 16, 2014

    Undue burden arguments still hold some sway, apparently. Not in the 5th Circuit, which ignored it entirely, but in the 9th, and it appears, still with SCOTUS, as well. At least sometimes.
  3. G

    Supreme Court Blocks Wisconsin’s Voter Identification Law

    http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&ct2=us%2F0_0_g_0_0_t&gid=BNB&bvm=section&twa=t&usg=AFQjCNFmLidAe4q5v8Bxl3bR3zlEAoPHHw&did=-3894846820475354754&cid=52778626839717&ei=M043VJBOrcyZAqCjgagI&rt=HOMEPAGE&vm=STANDARD&authuser=0&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nytimes.com%2F2014%2F10%2F10%2Fus%2Fpolitics%2Fsup...
  4. bajisima

    Senate blocks aid to Israel

    A last-ditch effort to deliver aid to Israel during its war with Hamas died on the Senate floor, as Republicans blocked the proposal over concerns that it would increase the debt. “We’ve all watched as the tiny state of Israel, who is with us on everything, they have had in the last three...
  5. jackalope

    Court Blocks Arizona From Denying Driver's Licenses To Young Immigrants

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  6. A

    GOP Filibuster Blocks Minimum Wage Raise in Senate

    Senate Republicans blocked efforts to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour by filibustering a cloture vote. In the House, 195 Democrats have signed a petition to raise the minimum wage. The petition would need 23 GOP/TP to sign in order to reach the 218 votes needed for passage...
  7. bajisima

    Senate blocks unemployment extension

    Just in: The US Senate blocked unemployment extension by a 58-40 vote. Several members of each party crossed sides. Senate Again Blocks Unemployment Insurance Extension | Talk Radio News ServiceTalk Radio News Service
  8. TennesseeRain

    Russia blocks Chobani yogurt from Winter Olympics, straining relations

    Russia is already not playing fair before the Winter Olympics have even started by seeking an advantage in denying Team USA its Chobani yogurt. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York -- where the yogurt is made -- is calling on the Russian government to allow Chobani Greek yogurt to be delivered to...
  9. L

    Judge blocks pension cuts in San Jose

    In a case with major implications for public employees around the state, a judge Monday shot down a voter-approved measure in San Jose that cuts workers’ pensions. But the judge did say the city of San Jose could trim workers’ salaries to achieve the desired savings. The ruling by Santa...
  10. TennesseeRain

    Vitter blocks Obama DOE nominee

    Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) on Monday said he would block confirmation of President Obama's nominee for undersecretary of the Energy Department. Vitter said he would hold up Elizabeth Robinson's nomination because of NASA's "stalling" of a project in New Orleans that he said would bring 300 to...
  11. lka

    Brooklyn group of black youths blocks white couple's car, bloody victims in racial at

    Learn more: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/brooklyn-youths-attack-couple-racial-attack-cops-article-1.1490901#ixzz2iMrhHGa6 Hate crime? Some say not, More on the story here...
  12. michaelr

    Harry Reid blocks funding for veterans programs, national parks

    Harry Reid blocks funding for veterans programs, national parks Reid throws his temper tantrum, again. It is his fault the NG aren't getting their pay, vets will be whacked, and the rest. Amazing, I bet dimes to dollars the left thought it was the handy work of those evil repubs.
  13. meridian5455

    John McAfee wants to sell you a $100 gadget that blocks the NSA

    Part-time fugitive and antivirus software founder John McAfee has a new invention he's working on. After spending some of his time filming a drug-fueled video tutorial to uninstall the antivirus program he helped create, McAfee now believes he can outsmart the NSA. Speaking at the San Jose...
  14. Old Ridge Runner

    Justice Dept. blocks school choice in Louisiana

    Justice Dept. blocks school choice in Louisiana | Human Events Giving kids in failing schools vouchers so they can go to a better school is in violation of the desegregation act in schools? Rally? Or is it that Mr. Holder sees a threat to the leftist power base and is trying to stop that...
  15. BDBoop

    Guantanamo Bay To Stay Open As House Blocks Bill To Close Infamous Prison

    What. The fuck. Guantanamo Bay To Stay Open As House Blocks Bill To Close Infamous Prison What is wrong with them!? I better never hear another Republican claim this as a broken promise laid at Obama's feet. Never, never-ever. Idiots.
  16. ptif219

    Reid Blocks Senate Vote on Border Security Amendment to Immigration Bill

    Once again Reid shows the democrats are the obstructionist party. They will only allow their bill and no compromise. Reid and the democrats are hurting national security by blocking border security amendments. Reid Blocks Senate Vote on Border Security Amendment to Immigration Bill
  17. teamosil

    House GOP blocks Violence Against Women Act

    The House GOP blocked the renewal of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). VAWA provides blanket protection to victims of domestic violence of all types. The Republicans rejected it on the basis of two provisions- protections for Native American women and protections for undocumented...
  18. Crusher

    Reid blocks Senate vote on Obama's deficit-reduction plan

    LINK WITH VIDEO OF REID REFUSING TO VOTE McConnell just exposed the Democratic Party and Barack Obama. The left wants the "Fiscal Cliff" recession so they can raise taxes on EVERYONE and destroy Small Businesses even further. If you cannot unionize it and control it.... destroy it. Who...
  19. Red Eft

    Obama blocks Chinese firm's Oregon wind farm projects

    WASHINGTON — President Obama, in a rare move, blocked the acquisition by a Chinese-owned company of four wind farm projects next to a military base in Oregon. Obama cited in a presidential order issued Friday "credible evidence" that the company "might take action that threatens to impair...
  20. meridian5455

    Brewer blocks undocumented immigrants from receiving public benefits

    Brewer blocks undocumented immigrants from receiving public benefits | Fox News :greatjob:I love when people give Obama the middle finger. Thank Jan! One executive order deserves another, right? Hey Obama! Fuck you!