Tag Archive | "Passes"

Meet the U.S. Allies – Saudi Arabia Passes Draconian, Medieval Laws to Crush Dissent

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

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One of the most significant geopolitical events of 2013 was the failed push for war in Syria by the Obama Administration. It didn’t merely fail as a result of a war weary public (although that played a key role), it also failed due to the fact our clownish “leaders” were attempting to offer military support more »

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Farm Bill with Hemp Resolution Passes House

Sunday, February 2, 2014

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In what could be the beginning of a new attitude towards hemp, the U.S. House of Representatives approved a major farm bill on Wednesday that included a provision to allow the cultivation of the long prohibited plant. BlackListedNews.com

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House passes bill cutting $8 billion from ‘food stamps’ program

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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The US House approved a five-year, nearly $ 1 trillion farm bill Wednesday reforming the federal government’s crop subsidy system but cutting food stamps to pare the deficit. BlackListedNews.com

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Ukraine Passes Sweeping Legislation Against Acts of Protest

Friday, January 17, 2014

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Pro-government lawmakers on Thursday pushed legislation through Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday that criminalized acts of protest, an apparent bid to undermine months of demonstrations against President Viktor Yanukovych. Conscious Life News

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Will NSA cut it out if Congress passes no-bulk-spying bill? “Depends” | Ars Technica

Thursday, December 12, 2013

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Will NSA cut it out if Congress passes no-bulk-spying bill? “Depends” | Ars Technica: ‘via Blog this’ Interesting News Items

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Iran foreign minister says nuclear deal dead if U.S. passes new sanctions

Monday, December 9, 2013

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Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif warned that the Iranian nuclear deal would be dead if the U.S. Congress imposes new sanctions, even if they do not take effect for six months, Time Magazine said on Monday. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Congress Passes Compounding Bill—Still Flawed But WITH Your Hard-Won Amendments

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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Closed Senate committee passes bill that cements bulk NSA record collection

Thursday, October 31, 2013

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The bill, sponsored by committee chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), cements bulk phone metadata collection into the business records provision (Section 215) of the Patriot Act, strengthening NSA surveillance legality allowed under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). BlackListedNews.com

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Hawaiian City Council Passes Sweeping Restrictions on GMOs and Pesticides

Thursday, October 17, 2013

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“A milestone has just been achieved on the island in Kaua’i, where the city council passed measure 2491 which places unprecedented new restrictions on toxic agricultural chemicals frequently used in conjunction with GMOs. “Few people realize that Kaua’i is ground zero for chemical experimentation in agriculture. The island hosts 15,000 acres of crop lands which more »

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Senate defeats Cruz filibuster, passes bill that funds Obamacare

Friday, September 27, 2013

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Washington Times | 79-19 vote saw 25 Republicans join with all Democrats to advance the bill. News 1 Stop

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