Daily Archives: December 4, 2012

Tell Latham To Sign Discharge Petition To Avoid Fiscal Cliff

IowansforTaxFairness.com TheAction.org Rep. Tom Latham was presented with a golden opportunity today to put partisan politics aside for the good of the middle class families he represents and to help avoid pushing our economy off the ‘fiscal cliff’.  Reportedly, the … Continue reading

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Action Needed: FCC Consolidation Proposal

Dear Prometheus allies, Friday’s FCC vote to expand community radio was a great holiday gift, but now the FCC is trying to leave something much worse in our stockings: more media consolidation. The FCC wants to gut the 30-year-old “cross-ownership” … Continue reading

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Winners and Losers in the Historic Elections of 2012

“White supremacy and male supremacy were the real losers in this election.” by Ralph Scharnau Barack Obama, the nation’s first African-American President, won a second sweeping national victory on November 6.  Obama’s winning electoral college vote far exceeded what many … Continue reading

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