funding

  1. bajisima

    Key red state democrat sides with Trump on border wall funding

    One of the most vulnerable Democratic senators said he supports giving President Donald Trump billions of dollars for his border wall — a sharp break from the rest of the party planning to spurn Trump's wall in spending negotiations this fall. Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), who is facing a new...
  2. RNG

    Teachers running for office to unseat funding opponents

    It looks like teachers have decided that protests just aren't enough so they are running for office where they will have some real power. And so far it's looking quite successful. They mention Arizona as being next...
  3. D

    Washington state announces additional $230,000 in emergency funding for immigrant leg

    Washington state announces additional $230,000 in emergency funding for immigrant legal aid By Gabe Ortiz ################################################################################ What a wonderful blessing that the immigrant children and their parents will be receiving...
  4. bmanmcfly

    Video : Obama admits to funding ISIS

    jUABL-Ialck Putting it here more because of the banner stuck to it... Very clearly says that his orders would speed up training of ISIL (he was reluctant to call them ISIS).
  5. The Man

    US freezes funding for "White Helmets"

    U.S. freezes funding for Syria's "White Helmets" Considering that there has been some evidence that this group is indeed ted to armed extremists I won't sympathize much with them... That said, it is interesting to see Trump's administration now cut off funding for a group the Russian...
  6. Claudius the God

    Funding Education

    The United States funds education in two distinct ways, local taxation and federal subsidies. Of the two, local taxation accounts for the majority of the dollars needed to fund k-12. Federal dollars on average fund only 14% of the cost of public schools in these age groups. That means state and...
  7. Friday13

    Trump talks up combating opioids, yet his funding cuts would blunt his plans

    One step forward (?)...two steps back. Trump talks up combating opioids, yet his funding cuts would blunt his plans
  8. Tedminator

    How We Lost Funding For Gun Injury Research

    How We Lost Funding For Gun Injury Research | WLRN The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—the federal agency responsible for safeguarding Americans’ health—used to support research into gun-related injuries. But about 20 years ago, that all came to a grinding halt. Back then, Dr. Mark...
  9. L

    Trump again seeks to end funding for earthquake early warning system

    By RONG-GONG LIN II FEB 20, 2018 | 5:00 AM | SAN FRANCISCO Mexico City got a substantial warning before the shaking from a distant earthquake arrived Friday — some 30 to 60 seconds broadcast over loudspeakers from an earthquake early warning system. It was another success for Mexico...
  10. LuvMyPups

    Sanctuary cities to lose $53 mil in funding

    The Center for Immigration Studies has listed areas in jeopardy of losing their Byrne Justice Assistance Grants, which it called “the largest source of federal criminal justice funds for state and local authorities.” Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been eager for the funding crackdown...
  11. Friday13

    Surprise tax cuts ($31 Billion) in funding bill

    "Deficits don't matter"...legacy of Darth Cheney...but only in a GOPer controlled admin/congress. There's a surprise in the government funding bill...MORE TAX CUTS
  12. cpicturetaker12

    REFERENCE TABLE: CHIP FUNDING BY STATE (RED states get more--no surprise)

    CHIP is for health care funding for kids under 19 (some states, lower age) not covered by private sources of HEALTH INSURANCE. There are 3 major variations on the theme (that's the most simplistic explanation). MOSTLY federally funded. MOSTLY state funded. A hybrid of federal and state...
  13. Goofball

    Senate Democrats BLOCKED FUNDING THE GOVERNMENT.

    Not Trump. Not McConnell. Not Ryan. Shutdown Schumer and his merry band of clowns SHUT DOWN THE GOVERNMENT. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/19/us/politics/senate-showdown-government-shutdown-trump.html
  14. Goofball

    Shutdown Schumer blocks healthcare funding for poor American kids in favor of illegal

    Why did Shutdown Schumer refuse to fund CHIP for 6 years and hold poor, sick American children hostage to his desire to grant amnesty to illegals?
  15. cpicturetaker12

    KAZASTAN pres involved in Russian theft financing Trump properties is in the WH toda

    KAZKASTAN pres involved in Russian theft financing Trump properties is in the WH toda Maddow explained this in depth last night. It is lengthy. She got part of her report from BLOOMBERG which I'm using below. Very abbreviated... A chromium mine and plant, HOLDING and processing 1/3 of the...
  16. HayJenn

    Trump Seeks to Slash Counterterrorism Funding

    President Donald Trump has insisted that he will be tougher on terrorism than his predecessor, but a new report indicates that the White House may be planning to reduce funding for key U.S. counterterrorism programs and to eliminate one program altogether. The administration is seeking a total...
  17. T

    Jared kushner failed to disclose he led a foundation funding illegal israeli settleme

    Man, this guy has a shitty memory when it comes to disclosing things. Either that or he is a weasel like slimeball who just lies a lot. Apparently, the man tasked with Middle East peace once was director of a group that funded Isreali settlement, and said settlements were in violation of...
  18. D

    Day 51 with no funding for children's health, and Republicans don’t give a damn

    Day 51 with no funding for children's health, and Republicans don’t give a damn By Joan McCarter https://www.dailykos.com/stories/1717290 ==================================================== Of course Republicans don't give a damn. Not one hell of a damn about our children! It's a...
  19. jacobfitcher

    Republican National Committee Pulls Funding For Roy Moore’s Senate Campaign

    The Republican National Committee is pulling out of a joint fundraising agreement with GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore, Politico reported Tuesday. Moore, who is running in the Dec. 12 special election to fill Alabama’s open U.S. Senate seat, has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple...
  20. D

    Hillary Clinton defends funding anti-Trump dossier in late-night interview

    Hillary Clinton defends funding anti-Trump dossier in late-night interview - ABC News ​By Karma Allen ==================================================== Even though Republicans have tried to make a mountain out of a molehill there is a simple logical explanation for the legal...