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Republican ‘King For a Day’ Federal Budget Requires Creative Math Skills Government

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent March 19, 2015   The Republican budget proposal requires the use of Common Core mathematics to even it out which is ironic because traditionally Republicans are against creative educational techniques. This is because tax breaks that are allowed but not enforced was included in the budget. This adds undetermined imaginary money to the equation. The tax breaks included but not in effect are: • Corporate research • School teachers out-of-pocket expenses The House requires these forgotten tax breaks be renewed and collected in order to help balance the budget. Republican…

Democrats & Republicans Push One Marijuana Bill to Legalize It All Government

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent March 12, 2015 Senators Rand Paul, Kristen Gillibrand and Cory Booker joined parents and patients to introduce the Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act (CARERS) which would “extend the principle of federalism to State drug policy, provide access to medical marijuana, and enable research into the medicinal properties of marijuana.” This bill hopes to reclassify marijuana from a Schedule II drug under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), to a recognized medicinal plant. This downgrading would place marijuana among opioid narcotic pain relievers (ONPR) and in the same group…

CNP Senator Inofe’s Snowball: Diversion From Koch’s Climate Scientists Government

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent February 27, 2015   Senator Jim Inofe, has made the media turn on its head for pulling an unusual stunt while speaking to his peers in the Senate. Inofe “tossed a snowball on the Senate floor as part of a speech expressing skepticism about the reality of climate change.” The senator said: “Do you know what this is? It’s a snowball. It’s just from outside here, so it’s very, very cold out, … very unseasonable. We hear the perpetual headline that 2014 has been the warmest year on record, but…

Why Funding Matters: The ‘Witch Hunt’ for Big Oil’s Climate Deniers Weather

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent February 26, 2015   Roger Pielke, professor of environmental studies at the University of Colorado (UC) is under investigation by the US Congress, as explained in his blog post: “[Congressman Raul Grijalva] and his staff, along with compliant journalists, are busy characterizing me in public as a “climate skeptic” opposed to action on climate change.” Pielke has been a proponent supporter of climate change as man-made, supported President Obama’s carbon regulations and wrote a book “calling for a carbon tax”. The professor posted the accusation provided to him: “Prof. Roger…

BREAKING: Senate Panel Discusses Combating Anti-Vaccine Influence on Parents Government

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent February 10, 2015 The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions have convened to discuss state and local roles in protecting Americans from measles. The major focus of this panel and discussion was on the cutting of 317 funding through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the pharmaceutical corporations being threatened by declining vaccination rates. Anne Schuchat, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the anti-vaccination generation have affected the public health agenda to push vaccines. Parents not wanting…

What is the Fastest Growing Business in Organized Crime? Government

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent January 28, 2015   The US House of Representative (USHR) passed a total of 13 bills in one session on human trafficking with a particular focus on ending child sex trafficking. Congresswoman Mimi Walters told the House that “sex trafficking is the fastest-growing business of organized crime in the world.” Walters spoke to her peers, warning: “Although slavery was abolished 150 years ago, today, modern slavery still exists in the form of human trafficking.” The National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHRC) estimates that 14.2 million victims (adults and children) are…

With Steve Jobs Gone, Apple Attempts to Purchase US Gov Media

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent January 21, 2015   Apple has been busy lobbying nearly every governmental institution, according to records of their spending on influence over key players on Capitol Hill. The tech corporation has given money for influence to: • The White House • Congress • The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) • The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) • Department of Homeland Security • Department of Education • Department of State In 2013, Apple spent $3.4 million on lobbying in Washington, DC and strategically hired Amber Cottle, former Democratic staff director for the…