Gotta love her.

Indivisible RI Rhode Island, Nancy Pelosi Featured Pic

Nancy knows how to push the envelope. (And the President’s buttons.) On Wednesday, Trump cut a deal with the Democrats to raise the debt-ceiling limit for only a three-month time period. This incensed GOP lawmakers as they sought an eighteen-month time period which would smoothly carry them through the 2018…

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March 22nd, Just Vote NO.

Just Vote NO. For some of us, an unflinching position of encouraging our senators to vote NO on the remaining Trump nominations might be contrary to our belief that everyone should be given a fair hearing. However, the “fair hearing” by the GOP was thrown out years ago under President…

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This deal is so Trump, it hurts.

Just in from Sen Reed’s office: U.S. Senators Ask Ethics Watchdog if Trump’s New Chinese Trademarks Run Afoul of Constitution & Anti-Bribery Laws WASHINGTON, DC – After a ten year legal battle in Chinese courts, President Trump and the Trump Organization were recently granted thirty-eight valuable trademarks by the Chinese…

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March 16th, Call to Action: Vote NO on the REINS Act

The REINS Act.  Another Big Business Christmas Gift. This is a Koch brothers-backed act to make it nearly impossible for ALL federal agencies to do their job to protect Americans. It’s a wholesale repeal of 40 years of progress in environmental protection, civil rights, labor standards, health and safety and…

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March 15th, Call to Action: Vote NO on the SCRUB Act

The SCRUB Act: Undermining Public Health and Safety The Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome (SCRUB) Act is yet another attempt by some Republicans in Congress and the Trump administration to undermine the regulatory agencies responsible for protecting the water we drink, the food we eat, and…

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RI Bill: Okay to Plow Down Protestors

Yikes. Talk About RI Politics. Last night after our Providence meeting, Sam Bell led our discussion of state politics. One issue which was disconcerting was the “bowling ball bill” H5690 which grants immunity to motorists if they plow down an individual or crowd who might be crossing the street as…

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