Instead of #DrainingTheSwamp, Trump’s transition team is filled with the same old, same old Washington lobbyists and D.C. insiders who have been fighting for a government of, by, and for the 1 percent.
Legislative ‘Food Stamp’ | NC Policy Watch | "When it comes down to just the plain old spiteful and contemptuous treatment of one’s fellow human beings, it will be tough to outdo the eleventh hour legislation rammed through during the final days of the 2015 session to cut off food assistance to 100,000 or more down-on-their-luck people." Click to read and share the latest NC news on GOP legislative action screwing over the people of this state.
55 Images Of The Biggest Election The World Has Ever Seen: 814 million eligible voters. 28 states. 543 constituencies. 1,600+ political parties. 930,000 polling stations. 1.4 million voting machines. $600 million. This is a glimpse of India’s general elections — the world’s largest democratic exercise.
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Will Dilma Rousseff still be Brazil’s president come May? The announcement that Brazil’s largest party, and coalition partner, is leaving government is a major blow to President Dilma Rousseff. The seven ministers and about 600 political appointees from the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB) will need to resign from their jobs in government in t