DNC Announces Members Of Unity Reform Commission

April 18, 2017

… gatherings often take hours and disproportionately attract party activists, which has elicited criticism that they are less democratic. Sanders nonetheless turned in some of his strongest performances in caucus states. While he was campaigning for DNC chair, Perez acknowledged the legitimate grievances of the Sanders faction at one point going so far as to imply the primary was rigged, before walking it back under pressure. He has had some rhetorical commitment to trying to bring the …

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Here Are All The Advertisers Fleeing Bill O’Reilly’s Show

April 7, 2017

… show. Constant Contact Based on the recent allegations and our strong commitment to inclusion, respect and tolerance in the workplace, we have decided to pull Constant Contacts ads from The OReilly Factor, the spokeswoman said. Insurance company Pacific Life, which had ads run during Tuesday nights episode, said Wednesday morning that it was no longer an advertiser on the show. UNTUCKit Allstate H&R Block The maker of POM Wonderful juice and FIJI Water told BuzzFeed it has no …

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Burger King Vows To Stop Buying Chickens From Animal Abusers

March 22, 2017

… groups vice president of corporate outreach, said Burger Kings commitment will reduce the suffering of millions of chickens each year. Other companies implementing GAPs standards include fast-food chains Chipotle, Quiznos, Red Robin, Panera Bread, andStarbucks;supermarketWhole Foods;food vendors Compass Group USA and Aramark;and meat suppliers Applegate, Wellshire and Thompson Farms. Mercy for Animals specifically criticized Wendys. An online petition accuses the burger chain of using …

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Republicans Are Crying About Obamacare Problems They Helped Create

March 18, 2017

… about participation for 2017. Congress not funding the risk-corridor program was the most consistent issue, Counihan said. Many carriers established their 2014 and 2015 rates with the assumption that the government would make good on this part of the law. Not doing so hurt both their financials, our credibility, and their boards commitment to remain in the program. And this is about more than just health insurance companies losing money. The true purpose of these payments is to reduce …

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U.N. Expert: Biodiversity Is Essential To Human Rights

March 18, 2017

… report, the Secretariat of theConvention on Biological Diversity found in 2010 that nations have failedmiserably in meeting adopted targets to reduce biodiversity loss. Im not saying Im the great expert on what needs to happen on biodiversity, he said. Im saying that the people who are the experts have spoken and states have agreed with them on what needs to happen on biodiversity, and [theyre]not living up to that commitment. Knox calls on nations to minimize damage to ecosystems and …

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Maybe It’s Time To Stop Calling The GOP Obamacare Plan A ‘Replacement’

March 5, 2017

… states predetermined sums. Center on Budget and Policy Priorities None of this should be surprising, because the whole point of repeal is to scale back the federal governments commitment to providing health care, not just financially but conceptually as well. To the millions of people who could be forced to choose between crippling debt and health care, it would probably seem like something else. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsT-Shirt Catalog Builder App and Video …

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