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Making societies wealth distribution permanent: Walker turns down $60 million for low income preschool programs.

special thanks to the Capital Times newspaper of Wisconsin

Citizens United Corruption: DEMOCRATS outspent Republicans in many 2014 midterm races.

http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/outvscand.php?utm_source=CRP+Mail+List&utm_campaign=be48fefa86-Election_Day_Appeal_11_3_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9df8578d78-be48fefa86-210757521

Poll after poll shows vast majority of voters do NOT want Democrats to compromise with Republicans' initiatives.

Only rich special interests would benefit from Oblahblah compromising on republican initiatives and that is why you only hear on the radio or television that some anonymous majority of voters in some anonymous unaudited poll favor oblahblah compromising with the rich represented by the republicans.

Dear Mr. President Please watch Thom Hartmann on Free Speech T.V.

I e-maild this to the white house and thought it might be a good idea for some of you to join in. I also said that you

(Obama) may be the best president in my lifetime and please do not let it all go to waste...

jimi of Killer Sheep www.myspace.com/killersheeprock.

The election ended a debate about bottle deposit in Massachusetts

The big argument was lets do something new to solve the probably of litter and waste of plastic bottles and other container. The campaign against bottle deposit stated, “it is a 30 year old out of date idea”. The opposition nowadays lets repeal, let us not expand, let us not change and the same problems seem to last endlessly. What was the new wave idea to solve with waste and litter of bottles on the streets of Massachusetts?

IL 3% Tax On Millionaires

I don't know if it had any actual effect on the vote, but the TV spot I did here in Chicago got over 400,000 hits on YouTube.

Citizens United Boss: "Supreme Court Ruling Handed Midterm Elections To Republicans"

Source: Raw Story, November 6, 2014

Don't think Citizens United made a difference in Tuesday's midterms?..The plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court case thinks so.

"Citizens United, our Supreme Court case, leveled the playing field, and we're very proud of the impact that had in last night's elections," said David Bossie, chairman of the conservative advocacy organization.

New "Near minimum Wage" Data From Pew Research

The next time a radical (Republican/Libertarian) uses the canard that the Bureau of Labor Statistics, reports only 4.3% of the nation’s 75.9 million hourly-paid workers and 2.6% of all wage and salary workers earned the federal m

Historic 1st annual national nonprofit disease prevention conference in Asheville NC, Nov. 14-16, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Historic 1st annual national nonprofit disease prevention conference in Asheville NC, Nov. 14-16, 2014

Plant-based Prevention Of Disease (P-POD) Conference addresses evidence-based nutrition measures against heart disease, cancer, diabetes, other conditions

Asheville NC, Nov. 3, 2014

PALM OIL production destroying the Planet.

Sadly, it is possible to make synthetic “palm oil” without all the environmental damage. It is just cheaper to crap on the environment.

http://qz.com/291479/this-sneaky-substance-is-in-almost-everything-you-e...

Shellack 2: Dow hits record high as rich value each additional dollar of wealth less and less.

Anticipate cash from, amongst other things, republicans eliminating environmental regulations and corporate taxes. (pssst. P-r-i-c-e B-u-b-b-l-e)

Death of Net Neutrality: Hungary erupts in massive protests in response to government imposed “internet tax”

Dear Fight for the Future member,

Sotheby’s election night art auction$$$$$ sets 270 year old company record.

Somebody's icing on the shellack?

http://online.wsj.com/articles/sothebys-auction-led-by-101-million-sale-of-giacomettis-chariot-1415160275

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The other way we're subsidizing Walmart...

Most of us know how taxpayers subsidize Walmart's low wages with billions of dollars in Medicaid, food stamps, and other financial assistance for workers. But, did you know that we're also subsidizing the retail giant by paying the cost of their environmental destruction.