Category Archive: National

Jul 19

Republican 2018 budget proposal – tax breaks for the rich; program cuts for everyone else

While Trump and Republican Congressmen made lots of promises, their 2018 proposed budget funds massive tax breaks for the richest 1% of Americans and corporations and slashes programs that help working families.  Is this what Trump voters believe will make America be great again?  It seems it will only make the richest filthy rich again …

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Jul 01

Trump’s 5 month Presidency yields 40 bills passed and signed

Five months into his presidency, the number of bills Trump has signed stands at 40. The majority have been passed through the Congressional Review Act, which allows Congress to roll back regulations imposed by the executive branch, and are aimed at dismantling former President Barack Obama’s legislative legacy. In all, one of the laws has …

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Jun 25

The Truth about the Health Care fight – the ACA and the AHCA

A commentary by Sheree DiCicco The Republican States FOUGHT to stay out of the ACA. That’s WHY their constituents have high deductibles and that is WHY other states ended up having problems. So they’ve been complaining about the very problem THEY created!!!! The history of the facts (and myths) of the ACA: From David H.: …

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May 27

Insights from the California Democratic Party Convention – May 19, 20 and 21

Speakers at the recent California Democratic Party included Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, US Senator Kamala Harris, US Representative Nancy Pelosi and many state officials.  The Convention was also attended by Tom Perez, the newly elected Chair of the Democratic National Committee.  Click here to view videos of the Convention speakers on YouTube. The attendees were …

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May 14

Democratic Challengers against McClintock and LaMalfa in 2018

Five challengers have already emerged and announced their intent to run against Republican carpetbagger, Tom McClintock, who doesn’t even live in Congressional District 4, which he claims to represent.  Here’s a list of the five challengers.  Click on the name of the candidate for more information: Regina Bateson Roza Calderon Michael Green Jessica Morse Rochelle Wilcox …

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Apr 04

Great Trump opposition turnout at McClintock TOWN HALL – April 8th

Jun 03

“Everybody Got Choices – VOTE!” and “Don’t Boo, VOTE!”

This election year has graphically illustrated the disenchantment Millennials and minorities have for our political process – they complain about dark money and cronyism.  However, the answer isn’t to give up on our democracy, but to demand it’s return! President Obama has challenged us – “Don’t boo, VOTE!” – so check out the information on the flyer …

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