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New Overtime Bill Passed by House to Affect Working Class

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.-May 3,2017- New bill H.R. 1180, or Working Families Flexibility Act 2017-2018, proposes working class earn compensation for paid time off instead of being paid time and a half for overtime. The bill, presented by Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) and 17 other co-sponsors, is backed by the Trump Administration and was passed yesterday in a 229-197 vote, with no democrat in favor and 4 representatives not voting at all.  H.R. 1180- Working Families Flexibility Act H.R. 1180 amends the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to give private-sector employees the…

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US Hits IS With Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb Ever Used [Associated Press]

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday struck an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with “the mother of all bombs,” the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the U.S. military, Pentagon officials said. The bomb, known officially as a GBU-43B, or massive ordnance air blast weapon, unleashes 11 tons of explosives. When it was developed in the early 2000s, the Pentagon did a formal review of legal justification for its combat use. The U.S. military headquarters in Kabul said in a statement that the…

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Jill Stein Accuses Clinton, Trump of Election Rigging

Official Press Release From Stein Campaign: Jill Stein Files FEC Complaint Against Trump, Clinton for Illegal Super PAC Coordination Today, Monday November 7th, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein filed a complaint at the Federal Election Commission in Washington, DC, against both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for illegal coordination with their Super PACs. Under current FEC regulations, Super PACs, known technically as “independent expenditure-only committees” and colloquially as “dark-money groups,” may raise unlimited sums of money from corporations, unions, and individuals, but are not permitted to contribute to or coordinate…

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Really? Melania Trump’s RNC Convention Speech-Gate

The Trump campaign is amid scandal once again, this time with the latest and greatest mockery of the GOP convention by Donald Trump’s newest wife, Melania Trump. Melania, almost verbatim, plagiarized First Lady Michelle Obama’s 2008 Democratic National Convention speech. May be her staff did not think anyone would notice? Now this, is a classic.  HEY TRUMP SUPPORTERS, EXPLAIN THIS! “There’s no way that Melania Trump was plagiarizing Michelle Obama’s speech[…] just don’t see it, […] If we’re talking about 7% of a speech, that was really, universally considered to be…

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