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The control of our money, and its value, should not be in the hands of a private bank

The Federal Reserve is a private, for-profit bank that has no congressional oversight yet controls the value of the dollar and the US money supply by setting interest rates and printing its currency, respectively. Not to mention that when money is created for the US Treasury it is loaned out with interest meaning that mathematically there is no way to pay that interest back. The Federal Reserve system is a debt-system.

[NB] Reverse Citizens United

The 2010, 5-4 ruling on Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission by the Supreme Court granted corporations the same rights as people allowing corporations to unleash untold financial power over the US people and the entire American political process. We must reinstate limits on campaign contributions if the political process is to remain balanced and capable of reflecting regular citizens.

Recall House Republican Leadership

WHEREAS we have witnessed continued obstructionism and acts against the interest of the nation, WHEREAS continued attempts persist to repeal signed law after 41 losses in the legislature and a loss in the Supreme Court, WHEREAS workers and employers have been intentionally misinformed regarding legal obligations thereby obstructing compliance with the law, the Republican Party leadership in the US House of Representatives must face recall election.

Greg Abbott's Education Plan for Texas - What do you think?

While in the midst of defending $5 billion budget cuts to public schools in Texas, Greg Abbott released his plan for the future of Texas schools. "If Texas is serious about implementing high quality pre-k, there is a need for greater transparency of pre-k programs. This will increase districts’ ability to share information and facilitate the diffusion of classroom best practices. Transparency will also enable policymakers to assess the return on taxpayers’ investment in state-funded pre-k by providing the necessary information to hold school districts and private providers accountable for the quality of their pre-k programs."