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    Trump support dips among farmers as trade war wallops agriculture

    President Donald Trump received about 70 percent of the vote among farmers in 2016, but a new poll from Farm Journal Research shows that percentage slipping. Still, it found more than 50 percent of farmers remain favorable in their views toward Trump. Trump's support is strongest among younger...
  2. bajisima

    VT GOP governor has more support from democrats than his own party

    Politics are funny.. Republican Gov. Phil Scott's approval rating dropped sharply in the second quarter, but he has maintained solid support among Democrats. In fact, Scott fares 20 percentage point better among Democrats than his own party. The pundits see Vermont as a safe seat for the...
  3. cpicturetaker12

    OH State wrestlers 'encouraged' to support & walk back JIM JORDAN accusations!!

    How are they encouraged? I read earlier from another source, someone was willing to write and or help them 'publish' retractions. Oh really? NBC: Ex-Ohio State coach encouraged wrestlers to walk back allegations against Jordan BY BRETT SAMUELS - 08/01/18 07:28 PM EDT 953 1,841 © Greg Nash...
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    Emotional Support Animals Reined In

    Glad to see this abuse of service animals getting reined in.
  5. bajisima

    Trump to offer 12 billion to farmers hurt by tariffs

    Wall Street is loving this. The Trump administration plans to offer billions of dollars in aid to farmers hit by tariffs on their goods, an emergency bailout intended to ease the pain caused by Trump's escalating trade war in key electoral states, people briefed on the plan told CNBC. The...
  6. NightSwimmer

    Will Republicans support going to war with Iran to soothe Donald Trump's bruised ego?

    A simple question with a simple choice of answers: Yes, or No. Would it be worth it to you, as a supporter of the Republican Party, to see the US launch a military attack on Iran? Your vote won't be made public, so you can be honest in registering your opinion.
  7. Dittohead not!

    If you don't support Trump, you're a liberal leftie

    Really? Rick Perry: "Trump is a cancer on conservatism." Lindsey Graham: "My party has gone batshit crazy." Mitt Romney: "Trump is a fraud and conman." George Bush: "nationalism distorted into nativism." John Kasich: "Sit on your hands and keep your mouth shut." Condoleezza Rice...
  8. bajisima

    84% of Americans support turning over the undocumented to authorities

    Prominent Democratic pollster Mark Penn said on Thursday that a vast majority of Americans don’t really support so-called sanctuary cities that shield immigrants in the country illegally from deportation. Penn, who served as chief strategist for Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign...
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    Two-thirds of Americans support ending forced union dues

    Given we could be hearing the Supreme Court's decision on Janus v. AFSCME as early as today, if not next week, and given that if Janus prevails we're likely to hear bleating about the "radical right wing" Supreme Court justices, I figured it is worth pointing out that even a majority of union...
  10. L

    Support for donald trump's impeachment is higher than his approval rating, poll indic

    BY GREG PRICE ON 6/22/18 AT 12:43 PM President Donald Trump is a mere 1 percentage point away from former commander in chief Richard Nixon when it comes to the number of Americans who want him impeached, according to a new poll released Friday. A wide-ranging SRSS poll conducted for CNN...
  11. the watchman

    GOP support growing for anti-Trump trade bill,

    GOP support for legislation limiting President Trump’s authority to impose tariffs is growing even as Republicans express wariness about escalating an intraparty trade fight with the White House months before the midterm elections. Senate Republicans are starting to rally around a bill backed...
  12. HenryPorter

    Support for Trump; Deep, Not Broad—-but-not-broader/ar-AAylkUq?ocid=spartandhp I think we see that here, wingers who deplored the idea of Trump during the election have taken up the mantle and have become as rabid as those who have wanted the...
  13. bajisima

    Ohio UAW workers support tariffs

    Slapping import taxes on vehicles and parts coming from abroad alarmed parts of the auto industry Thursday, but the suggestion by the Trump Administration that it will consider up to a 25 percent tariff on foreign autos found some support among national and local UAW leaders. “We’ve been...
  14. DemoWhip

    Vulnerable Republican backs anti-LGBTQ discrimination, costing him realtor support

    Vulnerable Republican backs anti-LGBTQ discrimination, costing him realtor support By Laura Clawson ==================================================== That's what happens when a person uses prejudice against other people who do nothing to them. They lose important...
  15. DemoWhip

    Gallup: 67% Of Americans Support Marriage Equality

    Gallup: 67% Of Americans Support Marriage Equality ==================================================== Yes, once again Americans are showing that they want to live and let live and the numbers of those approving of same-sex marriage continues to climb higher and higher. They want...
  16. bajisima

    Gina Haspel secures enough senate support to become CIA director

    Mark Warner just announced he too will vote yes, giving her enough votes to be confirmed. Gina Haspel has locked in the necessary support to win confirmation as President Donald Trump's CIA director, as two critical undecided Democrats — Sens. Mark Warner of Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of...
  17. The Man

    More Muslims than evangelicals support gay marriage in US

    More US Muslims now support same-sex marriage than white evangelicals Fascinating :)
  18. bajisima

    Black male support for Trump doubles after Kanye's statements

    Kanye West’s total embrace of President Donald Trump may be starting to have real-world implications beyond Twitter. According to the results of a Reuters weekly tracking poll released this week, support for the president among black men doubled from 11 percent, for the week ending April 22...
  19. T

    FIFA points to ethics rules after Trump tweets support of World Cup bid

    Though it may be redundant to say, but the president did use Twitter in a fashion that may seem inappropriate. I know, fucking shocker. Indeed, as the vote for where a World Cup series would be held near, Trump went on Twitter to threaten, or at least imply, retaliation for any country that...
  20. DemoWhip

    Support for Dreamers, health care could help flip the Senate

    Support for Dreamers, health care could help flip the Senate By Joan McCarter ==================================================== Republicans Are You Listening? The Voters Are Speaking! It behooves you to listen to what they are saying and what they want to happen with DREAMers and...