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  1. Connect! Unite! Act! Dallas, Boston, Colorado & Asheville Meet-up Info - Your Political Action?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Kos

    A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups regularly socialize but also get out the vote, support candidates and engage in other local political actions that help our progressive movement grow and exert influence on the powers-that-be.


  2. Obama salutes Americans' diverse backgrounds in weekly address with Immigrant Heritage MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Daily Kos

    One of the remarkable things about America is that nearly all of our families originally came from someplace else. We're a nation of immigrants. 1 comment

  3. Overnight News Digest: Too Severely Injured For Jail EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Doctor RJ, rfall, JML9999 and Man Oh Man. Alumni editors include palantir, Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse, ek hornbeck, ScottyUrb, Interceptor7, BentLiberal, Oke and jlms qkw.


  4. Beware of Family Foundations that may be "Up to No Good"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The Kochs have a handful of family foundations, whose giving ranges from public policy and political advocacy to cancer research and wildlife conservation. The Charles Koch Foundation has donated millions to universities, think tanks, and public policy shops to advance his libertarian philosophy.


  5. Doubling Down with Bloomberg Philanthropies to Replace Coal with Clean EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Today, I had the honor of standing with Michael Bloomberg and dozens of Sierra Club volunteers, staff, and supporters in Washington, DC, to announce a new round of investment by Bloomberg Philanthropies in the work of the Beyond Coal Campaign . With this new support of $30 million over three years, we plan to double down on our past success and secure replacement of half the nation's coal plants with clean energy by 2017.


  6. Leading climate-denier's deep ties to fossil-fuel industry exposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    One of the few scientists in the world who insists there is no link between climate change and human activity has been thoroughly busted for taking huge sums of money from oil giants: He has accepted more than $1.2 million in money from the fossil-fuel industry over the last decade while failing to disclose that conflict of interest in most of his scientific papers. At least 11 papers he has published since 2008 omitted such a disclosure, and in at least eight of those cases, he appears to have violated ethical guidelines of the journals that published his work.


  7. Defense Contractor Again Tries to Duck #AbuGhraib ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Apropos of nothing, I was purposefully poking around in some papers looking for a thing I'd done 10 years ago and was annoyed that it was missing. So I shuffled and sifted and finally located the bill I'd defaced out of pure frustration, anger and shame after seeing the torture images from Abu Ghraib, which were published ca May 2004.


  8. Kitty McCullough AKA Kelly Kimbrough AKA Kelley McCollough Robertson AKA Kitty McCullough RobertsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Daily Kos

    I believe that the woman known as the various names listed above has finally settled on the name Kelley Robertson: Kelley Robertson Partner Kelley Robertson designs and leads public policy campaigns for Fortune 100 companies and trade associations. Ms. Robertson has a winning track record of shaping public policy, including legislative and regulatory initiatives, to reflect client priorities.


  9. The Evening Blues - 1-27-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Welcome! " The Evening Blues" is a casual community diary where we hang out, share and talk about news, music, photography and other things of interest to the community. Just about anything goes, but attacks and pie fights are not welcome here.


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