1. The Man

    More protests against pension reform

    Russia protests: Thousands rally over plan to raise pension age Also: Thousands protest in Russia against proposed retirement age rise Protesters rally against Russia's plan to raise retirement ages Zyuganov, the Communist leader, center, red hat, at the protest in Moscow: Rally...
  2. The Man

    Russia goes on with unpopular pension reform

    The new legislation to hike retirement age passed with 328 members of Duma (Parliament) voting for it vs. 104, mainly Communists, against with at least two Communist MPs addressing a protest rally against it right outside the building Russian Duma Moves to Hike Retirement Age Amid...
  3. Chief

    Republicans working on immigration reform is like...

    Russian contractors securing our elections. Your turn. :)
  4. bajisima

    Kim Kardashian off to the WH to discuss prison reform

    Well glad to see experts are involved..:suspicion: Kim Kardashian West will meet with officials, including senior adviser Jared Kushner, at the White House on Wednesday to discuss prison reform, a person familiar with the plans says. The entrepreneur and reality star has advocated for a...
  5. DemoWhip

    Emma Gonzalez: From Parkland’s gay-straight alliance president to national gun reform

    Emma Gonzalez: From Parkland’s gay-straight alliance president to national gun reform leader By David Reddish ==================================================== Indeed she is a tough one! Emma has become a prominent voice in the fight to champion strong gun legislation throughout the...
  6. bajisima

    CNNs Van Jones teams up with the White House on prison reform

    Little bipartisanship? CNN's Van Jones is teaming up with senior adviser to President Trump Jared Kushner to take on prison reform.
  7. Chief

    check and balance reform

    Just a stab in the dark... but maybe we need to reform our checks and balances. As things are, tribalism rules. There is no way in hell Trump will be impeached by a Republican led congress, regardless of the result of the investigation. Looking at the impeachment of Clinton: How the senators...
  8. Macduff

    U.S. Army says mishandled war dogs, will comply with call for reform It's worse than that, as reported by Free Beacon last year. Army Gave Retired Military Dogs to Company That Tried to Sell Them
  9. Mister B

    Poll on Gun Reform: Maybe THIS Time It Is Different! Polling in the aftermath of a mass shooting in the U.S. usually follows a well-worn pattern. The first surveys, conducted with the tragedy still...
  10. excalibur

    Exxon Mobil to invest $50 billion in US over 5 years, citing tax reform

    Exxon Mobil to invest $50 billion in US over 5 years, citing tax reform MAGA
  11. Southern Dad

    125,000 Disney employees to receive $1,000 cash bonus due to tax reform

    Oh snap! Walt Disney announced it is giving out bonuses due to the tax breaks. Do the Democrats want to explain why they voted against the tax reform again?
  12. LuvMyPups

    Senate passes the Tax Reform Bill

    Senate just voted and passed their version of the Tax reform bill. Now, back to the house. It will pass there too. Our country has needed tax reform for a long time. This bill may not be the end all and may required some tweaks in the future, but overall, it is going to be better for the majority.
  13. bajisima

    Republicans have struck a deal on tax reform

    Appears to have just happened. Republicans have struck a deal on a sweeping tax overhaul and hope to have legislation on President Donald Trump's desk by next week, sources said Wednesday. It would give Republicans the type of major legislative victory that has eluded them all year and...
  14. Blueneck

    Next up: Entitlement reform

    And it's not just Ryan: Anyone not see this coming?
  15. pragmatic

    10,000 will die per year due to tax reform

    Larry Summers Larry Summers: Senate tax plan will cause thousands to die 2 Hours Ago | 05:40 "About 10,000 Americans will die every year from lack of health coverage if the tax reform bill goes through as proposed, Larry Summers, former Treasury secretary under Bill Clinton and White...
  16. L

    Wavering GOP senators must face three hard truths on tax reform

    Studies agree that the GOP's tax proposals would only modestly boost economic growth but would significantly increase the national debt and give the most money to the richest Americans. One potential swing vote, Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, has vowed to oppose tax cuts if he believes they...
  17. Djinn

    Republican Tax Reform - The Answer to ... What?

    By far, the most massive loss of revenue in the Republican tax plan is the cut to the corporate tax rate. The last time it was cut was under Ronald Reagan, and at the time, capital was scarce, inflation was high, and unemployment had recently spiked at over 10% - and was still at around 8%...
  18. S

    Republican tax reform

    Republican tax reform: Republican leaders have almost daily announced appointed date for introducing their “tax reform” bill on the house floor is being canceled and rescheduled for the next business day. Republican leaders are striving to craft a bill that will satisfy theircampaign...
  19. bajisima

    Sen Portman: Flake and Corker will vote for tax reform

    Imagine that? Courage and all that... Sen. Rob Portman told CNBC on Wednesday that fellow Republicans will vote to approve tax reform despite any issues they may have with President Donald Trump. Portman said he's friends with GOP Sens. Jeff Flake and Bob Corker, and they said they intend...
  20. DemoWhip

    Kasich: I can't support the GOP if it doesn't reform

    Kasich: I can't support the GOP if it doesn't reform | TheHill By Mallory Shelbourne ---------------------------------------- Governor Kasich is quite aware of his political party's shortcomings and is about ready to hang it up with them and Republicans. He is obviously most...