1. the watchman

    Trump wants to limit citizenship for legal immigrants on public assistance.

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is expected to issue a proposal in coming weeks that would make it harder for legal immigrants to become citizens or get green cards if they have ever used a range of popular public welfare programs, including Obamacare, four sources with knowledge of the...
  2. bajisima

    China orders media to limit criticism of Trump

    Anyone else find this odd? China has reportedly issued refreshed guidelines to its media ordering outlets not to attack President Trump. Sources in Chinese state media told Reuters that the government is concerned about negative coverage of the president further inflaming the trade...
  3. orangecat

    Should there be a limit on what society should pay to extend a life?

    I was asking this question in a thread, but would rather pose it to the membership in general. There are currently social safety nets that provide life-extending care to people. Should there be a limit to how much is spent?
  4. bajisima

    UK to limit teens time on social media and video games?

    Controversial proposed legislation.. Teenagers could be limited to as little as two hours of social media and gaming a day under new Government plans. Culture Secretary Matt Hancock revealed time limits WOULD be considered under new legislation to curb the power of web giants such as...
  5. jacobfitcher

    Walmart to raise age limit on gun purchases

    Walmart is set to raise the minimum age for gun purchases and ammunition, according to a statement from the company. The nation’s largest retailer announced Wednesday it will hike the minimum age for firearms purchases to 21 years old. “We take seriously our obligation to be a responsible...
  6. Devil505

    A gun owner's suggestion to limit gun deaths

    Most mass shootings in this country involve firearms designed to accept high capacity/quick change magazines lower the legal capacity of magazines (10 rounds should do it) and attach thumbscrews to slow down the ability to quick change them. Cheap/sensible suggestion that takes no...
  7. PACE

    trump personally ordered Bannon to limit testimony

    Trump Ordered Bannon to Limit Testimony ? Foreign Policy Looks like his legal advisor, is trying to protect himself
  8. PACE

    Graham Booker Bill to limit trumps ability to fire Mueller
  9. DemoWhip

    Trump sides with Democrats to raise debt limit and fund government for 3 months

    It looks good for a change to see Trump sitting comfortably with Democrats. Of course it has some Republicans fuming but so be it as they can't always win. This just goes to show the power of the Democrats in matters that matter where Trump is seeking their suggestions and to buddy-up with them...
  10. Davocrat

    Teabagger renounces his term limit pledge: Rep. Markwayne Mullin

    This is the guy who said "bullcrap" to the constituent claiming to pay his salary through taxes, too, by the way. Meet our next "career politician" to the "swamp." -------------------------------------------- Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.) is flipping on a campaign promise to serve only...
  11. Southern Dad

    The dramatic rise in state efforts to limit LGBT rights

    I came across this interesting story in The Washington Post today, these type of laws pretty much always result in lawsuits. Now that the SCOTUS is 5-4 right leaning, will these laws be overturned? The justices appointed to the SCOTUS are very important.
  12. Southern Dad

    Obamacare: Blue Cross in Georgia to limit emergency room coverage

    It is important to note that 96 of Georgia's 159 counties only have one insurer that offers PPACA plans and that is Blue Cross. Insurance companies are looking for ways to cut those costs. Obamacare isn't free healthcare. Someone is paying the bill.
  13. BAZINGA DrumpF

    State Dept. lifts limit on refugee admissions

    State Dept. lifts limit on refugee admissions BY OLIVIA BEAVERS - 05/26/17 10:13 PM EDT The State Department quietly lifted its restriction this week on how many refugees are allowed to enter the U.S. despite efforts by the Trump administration to scale back refugee resettlements, The New York...
  14. DemoWhip

    Mnuchin calls on Congress to raise debt limit as deadline approaches By Jacob Pramuk

    Let's see, the cap on money borrowing is currently at about $18.1 trillion I believe. And then there is the potential for financial markets to take a big hit without raising the debt limit. It's obviously going to take big Republican support to get this done and they should be on-board for that...
  15. Southern Dad

    Utah lawmakers pass bill to lower DUI limit to 0.05 percent

    This is expected to get the governor's signature and become law. Will other states follow suit? What BAC is too much to operate a vehicle on today's highways? Should the government limit how much a person can drink before driving? It is their body.
  16. BAZINGA DrumpF

    KKK Get your Hoods! DOJ to limit action against police depts. on civil rights actions

    Sessions: Justice to limit action against police depts. on civil rights Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday his Justice Department will “pull back” from suing the police department for violating minorities’ civil rights, according to an NBC report. "We need, so far as we can, to help...
  17. TennesseeRain

    Trump Prepares To Halt Syrian Refugee Admissions, Limit Muslim Entry

    WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump is preparing to issue an executive order dramatically restricting refugee admissions to the U.S. and denying visas to individuals from countries his administration deems high-risk, according to congressional and advocacy organization sources briefed on a...
  18. DemoWhip

    At Least 16 Arrested at NC Legislature Protesting GOP-Led Bills to Limit Democratic G

    Indeed it is a Great SHAME for the Republican-led legislature in North Carolina to try to remove powers from the newly elected Democratic Governor! That is not only despicable but utterly outrageous! And all because he won over the present Republican governor. But the people have SPOKEN, they...
  19. bajisima

    65% of Americans limit their monthly spending

    "Nearly 2 in 3 Americans are limiting their monthly spending, according to a new report by The majority of those polled cited the need to save more money as the reason behind a more cautious approach to spending, while one-quarter blamed stagnant income, followed by worries about...
  20. GordonGecko

    Trump Donated 10x The Personal Max to the Charlie Crist Campaign-

    Trump caught donating 10 TIMES legal limit to Charlie Crist ? The Right Scoop You may be thinking "Okay, Trump violating FL state campaign finance laws...but why?" Remember Pam Bondi? And the "remarkable coincidence" that Trump made in-kind donations to her campaign and she then...