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Sheldon Adelson Rules The World. Right?
They can only buy our votes if we let them. Read more...
Ohio Environmental Regulator Says Resignation Forced By Coal Industry
The water division chief claims Republican Governor John Kasich ordered his resignation. Read more...
A group whose aim is to elect progressive Democrats to Congress released an ad Tuesday hitting Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for opposing gun control legislation while receiving campaign donations from gun manufacturers. The ad Read more...
Last week, in a fit of anger at the injustice of the Trayvon Martin case, director Spike Lee stupidly tweeted the address of a George Zimmerman of Sanford, Florida. The only problem was that it was NOT the George Zimmerman who shot Trayvon Martin. Read more...
Mitt Romney has come under fire for his statements saying that right-to-work laws should remain a state issue, even though, as he reiterated here during Sen. Jim DeMint's GOP Presidential Forum, he said that he would sign a national right-to-work law if it came across his desk as President. Romney has also previously had some praise for unions, making similar statements to the one here where he said "unions play an important role in our country." Apparently Romney doesn't think much of that role if you're either talking about government worker's unions, or heaven forbid unions being allowed to have any influence over our politicians and making campaign donations. Read more...

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With the hurricane taking over the new cycle not much has been able to break through - but this outstanding piece in the New York Times was posted yesterday that talks about the unfortunate backlash from the Citizens United ruling. "The event was Read more...
Arkansas Democratic Senate candidate Blanche Lincoln joined Candy Crowley on CNN's State of the Union and complained about the "other people" funding Read more...
After Sarah Palin suggested that there is a connection between Obama's response to oil spill and BP's financial contributions to him on Fox News Sunda Read more...
Every once in a while, when you least expect it, Congress manages to throw a bone to the little guys! WASHINGTON — Retailers have begged Congress f Read more...
So everyone, including the late John Murtha, was cleared in this investigation. We should feel reassured, right? Not exactly. One thing I learned w Read more...