Jonathan Francisco as a child with his mother, Linda Embrack; and as an adult

Obama's Mental Health Summit Failed to Address Mentally Ill Inmates

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Pledging to do his part to "bring mental illness out of the shadows," President Barack Obama on Monday delivered a  Read More

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Tom Donilon, Obama's Top Security Adviser, Resigns

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Weed. Ganja. Yerba Buena. Pot. President Barack Obama admits to having smoked it in his younger days like President Bill Clinton… Read More

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A look at the political/news week that was.... This week was yet another week with high pitched calls for attorney general… Read More

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Are we going to have to wait for every one of the bullheaded bigoted white conservatives strangling the Republican Party into submission… Read More

Three Years Later, Majority of Americans Still Oppose Obamacare

Poll: Most Americans Oppose Obamacare

by Slate

Three years after becoming law, Americans really haven’t changed their mind on the nation’s health care overhaul championed… Read More

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