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Zach Wahls speaks about familyy as Iowa House of Representatives attempt to ban gay civil unions
rabbleTV | Zach Wahls, a 19-year-old University of Iowa student, spoke about the strength of his family during a public forum on House Joint Resolution 6, which would end civil unions in Iowa.
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Lindsey Beyerstein | The latest contrived showdown between Congressional Republicans and the White House is over what concessions the GOP will demand in order to increase the federal debt ceiling.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | About 100,000 people gathered in Madison, Wisconsin to protest Gov. Scott Walker's new anti-collective bargaining law. The state senate hurriedly passed the bill without a quorum last Wednesday.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | The 14 Democratic state senators who fled Wisconsin to thwart the passage of a draconian anti-union bill have no plans to return.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Sunday marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of B-movie actor-turned-conservative president, Ronald Wilson Reagan. Economist Yves Smith talked Reaganomics on the Real News Network.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Tonight, U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address. A major theme of the speech will be jobs and the economy.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | This week, House Republicans will hold a vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The symbolic vote is giving both Republicans and Democrats a pretext to publicly rehash their views on the legislation.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Congressional Republicans and the White House struck an agreement in principle on Monday night to extend all the Bush tax cuts for two more years in exchange for extending unemployment benefits...
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Election Day is finally here, and control of the House and the Senate hangs in the balance. The differences between parties could not be more stark...
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Lindsay Beyerstein | This week's health care news was full of mind-bending paradoxes: prostate health is girly, abstinence-only education works through failure and more.
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Jerry West | The Obama administration says that the tea-baggers are driving the Republican agenda, and it appears to be so.
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Murray Dobbin | The violent reaction both before and after the historic vote on health care in the US Congress is truly unnerving.