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Lee Camp: Here's Why There Is No Legitimate Healthcare Debate In This Country
by BayAreaObserver in #Healthcare   48 comments, latest 1 hour ago
I find it hard to get involved with the healthcare debate in this country because I believe there is no healthcare debate in this country. I don’t believe it exists....
Donors to GOP: No cash until action on health care, taxes
by BayAreaObserver in #GOP   4 comments, latest 3 hours ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — At least one influential donor has informed congressional Republicans that the "Dallas piggy bank" is closed until he sees major action on health care and...
Labor Shortage Leaves $13 Million in Crops to Rot in Fields
by BayAreaObserver in #Crops   105 comments, latest 9 hours ago
Last year marked the fifth consecutive year Santa Barbara County’s agriculture industry has struggled with labor shortages, which have ranged from 15 to 26 percent. Farmers, therefore, must leave crops...
After Steve Scalise shooting, House members want money for personal security
by BayAreaObserver in #Secuirity   7 comments, latest 10 hours ago
U.S. House members want $25,000 each to hire private security right away to protect them in their home districts, an unusually quick, bipartisan response to the shooting of Majority Whip...
From Benny Hinn Ministries - Lessons in Prosperity ????
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion   2 comments, latest 11 hours ago
For nearly two decades this South Carolina businessman, entrepreneur, television host, and financial teacher has taught people how to qualify, receive, and manage wealth according to Deuteronomy 8:18. Life was...
The Special Ops Fallacy - Throwing Elite Resources at Winless Wars
by BayAreaObserver in #SpeicalOps   Posted 14 hours ago
If you want a number, try 194. That’s how many countries there are on planet Earth (give or take one or two). Today, Nick Turse reports a related number that...
What to Consider Before You Buy a Vacation Home
by BayAreaObserver in #Housing   4 comments, latest 20 hours ago
A second home can mean endless headaches, unexpected costs and shattered plans. Consider this a reality check. Whether people are looking for a spot to enjoy themselves, rent to others...
Heres how much housing prices have skyrocketed over the last 50 years
by BayAreaObserver in #Housing   13 comments, latest 22 hours ago
If you want to buy a house this year, you may well be paying around $199,200, the median price for a home in the U.S., according to Zillow. Houses weren't...
On the Nature of the US and American Foreign Policy
by BayAreaObserver in #GeoPolitics   8 comments, latest 1 day ago
If the Nuremberg Laws were applied, then every post-war American President would have been hanged.” - Noam Chomsky Henry Kissinger, one of the fundamental figures in creating and maintaining the...
Why cash remains sacred in American churches
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion   9 comments, latest 1 day ago
On Tuesday, June 27, it will be 50 years since the first automated cash dispenser – which came to be known as an automated teller machine (ATM) – was inaugurated...
15 Ways To Unleash The Power Of The Holy Spirit RIGHT NOW !
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion   2 comments, latest 2 days ago
If you are a born-again Christian, the Holy Spirit lives within you and offers you unfettered access to an amazing array of unfathomable supernatural power and abilities. As you learn...
Proposed Rhode Island bill sees highway surveillance cams ticketing uninsured motorists
by BayAreaObserver in #TrafficCameras   15 comments, latest 2 days ago
The $120 fines would be split evenly between contractor and the state. A Rhode Island legislative committee has approved a bill that would greatly expand the surveillance state through the...
The Functions of the Stock Market and the Fallacies of Shareholder Value
by BayAreaObserver in #StockMarket   Posted 3 days ago
Conventional wisdom has it that the primary function of the stock market is to raise cash for companies for the purpose of investing in productive capabilities. The conventional wisdom is...
15 Homebuying Headaches (and How to Prepare for Them)
by BayAreaObserver in #Housing   4 comments, latest 3 days ago
Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions most Americans ever make, so it’s no wonder that it comes with a sizeable dose of anxiety. Nearly three-quarters of...
The Democrats Need a New Message
by BayAreaObserver in #Politics   151 comments, latest 3 days ago
How low do you have to sink to lose an election in this country? Republicans have been trying to answer that question for years. But they've been unable to find...
Only TRUE Trump Fans Will Answer All 7 Of These Questions Correctly
by BayAreaObserver in #Trump   8 comments, latest 3 days ago
Some people hate him, some people love him, but everyone has an opinion about President Trump. What about you—are you a Trump fan? Well, you may CALL yourself a Trump...
What happens when the federal government eliminates health coverage? Lessons from the past
by BayAreaObserver in #HealthCoverage   2 comments, latest 3 days ago
If successful, the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act would be in rare company. Even though the U.S. has been slower than any other Western country to develop...
Real Estate Weekly: Strong Home Sales, Data Center REITs Climb On Oracle Earnings
by BayAreaObserver in #RealEstate   Posted 3 days ago
The REIT ETF indexes (VNQ and IYR) finished the week lower by 0.5% as the 10-year yield was unchanged near the lowest levels of 2017. The S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) climbed...
The tragedy of FireWire: Collaborative tech torpedoed by corporations
by BayAreaObserver in #IT   1 comment, latest 4 days ago
The rise and fall of FireWire—IEEE 1394, an interface standard boasting high-speed communications and isochronous real-time data transfer—is one of the most tragic tales in the history of computer technology....
Preemptive strike against North Korea not an option - former Defense Secretary William Perry
by BayAreaObserver in #NorthKorea   2 comments, latest 4 days ago
Days after the death of an American student who had been detained under the guise of having committed crimes against the regime, DW asks Perry for his take on the...

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