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usnatarchives:

Hispanic Americans in Congress

Matt Wasniewski, the Historian of the House of Representatives, discusses Hispanic Americans in Congress, the most recent publication of the House history office. 

Thursday, July 31, at noon in Room G-25, Research Center (Penn. Ave. Entrance).

Presented by the Center for Legislative Archives. For additional information, contact the Center at 202-357-5350.

Images: 

Solomon P. Ortiz (National Archives Identifier: 6648197). 
Francisco Perea (National Archives Identifier: 525477). 
Jesús T. Piñero (National Archives Identifier: 200465). 
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (National Archives Identifier: 6188050). 
José A. Serrano (National Archives Identifier: 3578330). 
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Estadounidenses de origen Hispano en el Congreso
Matt Wasniewski, Historiador de la Cámara de Representantes, habla sobre los hispanoamericanos en el Congreso, la publicación más reciente de la oficina de historia de la Cámara.
El jueves, 31 de julio, al mediodía, en la Sala G-25, en el Centro de Investigación (Penn. Ave. Entrance).
Presentado por el Centro de los Archivos Legislativos. Para más información, favor contactar el Centro al 202-357-5350.
Imágenes:
Solomon P. Ortiz (Identificador de los Archivos Nacionales: 6648197).
Francisco Perea (Identificador de los Archivos Nacionales: 525477).
Jesús T. Piñero (Identificador de los Archivos Nacionales: 200465).
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Identificador de los Archivos Nacionales: 6188050).
José A. Serrano (Identificador de los Archivos Nacionales: 3578330).
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beingliberal:

Republicans have been twiddling their thumbs in Congress, wasting time (and your tax dollars!) on political stunts, instead of doing their job. And they want YOUR vote this November? Yeah, right. Image by Occupy Democrats.

beingliberal:

Republicans have been twiddling their thumbs in Congress, wasting time (and your tax dollars!) on political stunts, instead of doing their job. And they want YOUR vote this November? Yeah, right.

Image by Occupy Democrats.

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ecowatchorg:

German Solar Experience Offers Critical ‘Lessons Learned’ For America
Most importantly, the report found: “By and large, the German path has been remarkably successful, given the goal—shared by a great majority of the population—of ‘de-fossilizing’ Germany’s electricity sector.”
SEE MORE:
http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/29/german-solar-lessons-for-america/

ecowatchorg:

German Solar Experience Offers Critical ‘Lessons Learned’ For America

Most importantly, the report found: “By and large, the German path has been remarkably successful, given the goal—shared by a great majority of the population—of ‘de-fossilizing’ Germany’s electricity sector.”

SEE MORE:

http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/29/german-solar-lessons-for-america/

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Hobby Lobby Allegedly Fired Employee Due to Pregnancy

rhrealitycheck:

When a very pregnant Felicia Allen applied for medical leave from her job at Hobby Lobby three years ago, one might think that the company best known for denying its employees insurance coverage of certain contraceptives—on the false grounds that they cause abortions—would show equal concern for helping one of its employees when she learned she was pregnant.”

Read more here: http://rhrc.us/1l9VkQD

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(via thepoliticalfreakshow)

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cartoonpolitics:

Much in life may be uncertain, but if Sarah Palin says it’s time to impeach Obama the one thing we can all be 100% sure of is .. it’s not .. (story here)

cartoonpolitics:

Much in life may be uncertain, but if Sarah Palin says it’s time to impeach Obama the one thing we can all be 100% sure of is .. it’s not .. (story here)

(Source: cagle.com)

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ncpssm:

Immigration Reform is NOT a threat to Social Security.

ncpssm:

Immigration Reform is NOT a threat to Social Security.