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Oregon Governor Signs Transgender Equality Bill (TWEETS VIDEO)

Oregon Governor Signs Transgender Equality Bill (TWEETS VIDEO)

In some good news, a push for less discrimination and equality for the LGBTQ has had a win in Oregon. The Governor Kate Brown of Oregon signed a Transgender equality bill and has said the government has no place in “…Dictating personal identity.” The bill, HB 2673, has been put in place to make it easier for […]

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper Promises Executive Order To Protect LGBTQ Community (VIDEO)

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper Promises Executive Order To Protect LGBTQ Community (VIDEO)

It is so refreshing to hear some good news! North Carolina’s relatively new Governor, Democrat Roy Cooper, is showing he is not a fan of discrimination and that he believes protection laws for the LGBTQ community are necessary. In repealing and replacing HB2 he has also promised that he will bring in an Executive Order to […]

Bill Offers Disabled Vets Disability AND Retirement Pay – What’s The Catch? (VIDEO)

Bill Offers Disabled Vets Disability AND Retirement Pay – What’s The Catch? (VIDEO)

Valentine’s day came with a lot of love for our Veterans, as a bill to allow disabled vets to receive all of their pay entitlements gained support from nine additional Congress members. This brings the total amount of co-sponsors of the bill to 35! We should keep a watch on this. This could be great […]

Arkansas Senator Proposes Anti Same-Sex Marriage Bill (VIDEO)

Arkansas Senator Proposes Anti Same-Sex Marriage Bill (VIDEO)

Senator Jason Rapert of Arkansas has proposed a bill stating that marriage should only cover unions between a man and a woman. The Senator said: “It is not bigoted to say that marriage is between a man and a woman.” The republican evangelist is saying that he believes same-sex relationships should not be considered legally equal to heterosexual […]

Trump Republicans On The Spot To Put Up Or Shut Up On Veteran Support

Trump Republicans On The Spot To Put Up Or Shut Up On Veteran Support

On February 3, a bill was introduced in the House Of Representatives to reauthorize the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 which would help veteran-owned business and veterans maintain job security. We must watch this closely as it is uncertain what the Republican-majority Congress will do with this bill. The bill, introduced Democrat Rep. Steve […]

Historic Law Enacted To Protect Non-Theists From ‘Religious Persecution’ (VIDEO)

Historic Law Enacted To Protect Non-Theists From ‘Religious Persecution’ (VIDEO)

President Barack Obama has now signed a law that would expand the “freedom of thought” to include non-theists. The bill, Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act (H.R. 1150), states in part: “…Freedom of thought and religion is understood to protect theistic and non-theistic beliefs as well as the right not to profess or practice any religion.” […]

Trump Built A HATEFUL Wall And Guess Who Was Left To Foot The Bill

Trump Built A HATEFUL Wall And Guess Who Was Left To Foot The Bill

After President-elect Donald Trump had built a large wall along the perimeter of his golf-course in northeastern Scotland, blocking the ocean view of the residents that refused to sell their homes to him, he sent the residents the bill. After being threatened with legal action because President-elect Trump stated that the corner of their garage […]

Dear Christian Right: You Are Soooo Wrong And NOT Persecuted

Dear Christian Right: You Are Soooo Wrong And NOT Persecuted

For some strange reason, many Christians seem to think they are being persecuted in this country. In a Public Religion Research Institute survey, 74 percent of Republicans and 77 percent of supporters of Donald Trump (R-N.Y.) say that Christian persecution is a major problem in this country. The Religious Right seems to be in its own little […]

Conservative Butthurt Imminent: New Bill Wouldn’t Let Them Discriminate

Conservative Butthurt Imminent: New Bill Wouldn’t Let Them Discriminate

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act was passed in 1993 “to ensure that interests in religious freedom are protected.” Lately, the bill has been used to more to restrict freedoms. One of the worst offenders is Hobby Lobby. They said that providing birth control to their employees violates their religious beliefs, so they didn’t want to cover […]

Dan Savage Has An Amazingly Gross Way To Protest The NC Bathroom Bill

Dan Savage Has An Amazingly Gross Way To Protest The NC Bathroom Bill

Yesterday, rather than admitting he’d made a mistake and urging the state legislature to repeal the controversial anti-LGBT bathroom bill they recently passed, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory decided to double and triple down on the matter, filing suit against the Department of Justice for their insistence that the law violates federal civil rights protections. […]

Despicable! Tennessee Bill Would Prevent ‘Sinners’ From Accessing Mental Health Care

Despicable! Tennessee Bill Would Prevent ‘Sinners’ From Accessing Mental Health Care

This is just horrible! Tennessee has proposed a bill that would allow therapists to turn away atheists, gay people, and any other “sinners” they don’t want to see. If this disgusting bill passes, your “pious” counsellor may kick you to the curb if your desired results conflict with their religious beliefs. Are you having marital problems […]

Are Dems Starting To Eat Their Own Too?

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has signed a bill designed to delay Elizabeth Warren’s progressive agency from starting its goals. The agency, entitled the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, seeks to regulate payday lenders. Its goal is to prevent “turned” loans, wherein someone must take out a loan to pay the interest on another […]

Kentucky Legislator Introduces Bill Requiring Men To Get Permission From Wives For Viagra

Kentucky Legislator Introduces Bill Requiring Men To Get Permission From Wives For Viagra

There’s an old maxim we’ve all heard: What’s good for the goose is good for the gander. And a legislator in Kentucky says she thinks it’s about time that maxim was applied to her male colleagues. Democratic state Representative Mary Lou Marzian says she is tired of male legislators in her state making it more and […]

Watch This State Legislator Hesitate To Label Sex With Unconscious Partners As Rape

Watch This State Legislator Hesitate To Label Sex With Unconscious Partners As Rape

I swear to Christ, where do these jerk-offs come from? Utah State Representative Brian Greene (R) is concerned that a bill making its way through the state legislature might just declare sex with an unconscious person as rape. His concern? Not all those young people who party a little too hard and are taken advantage […]

266k Pages On Hillary Clinton Due To Be Released As Presidential Election Nears

266k Pages On Hillary Clinton Due To Be Released As Presidential Election Nears

Hundreds of thousands of pages related to Hillary Clinton during her time as First Lady are about to be released as the nation waits anxiously in anticipation of Clinton announcing her intentions to run yet again for the office of President of the United States in the 2016 election. In all, some 266,000 pages are […]

GOP Voted Against These 8 Bills To Help Veterans

GOP Voted Against These 8 Bills To Help Veterans

An informative blog was written over at Daily Kos by War on Error about bills the GOP has voted against to support veterans. Personally, I’m not counting because there is a distinct pattern to the GOP track record when it comes to supporting veterans; it doesn’t take much to figure it out –their policy largely […]

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory Vetoes Welfare Drug Testing Law, Infuriates GOP

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory Vetoes Welfare Drug Testing Law, Infuriates GOP

Can the N.C. House Speaker override the vetoes and have a chance at the U.S. Senate seat he seeks? Recent poll numbers don’t look promising.