Jonathan Soros will try to put his new superPAC out of business. The son of George Soros, who is also a senior fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, will use a super PAC to hopefully put itself out of business by targeting House lawmakers who oppose
Jon Stewart took the members of the United States Senate Banking Committee to task after their disgusting display this week where they were fawning all over JPMorgan Chase CEO, Jamie Dimon. Not surprising, as Stewart pointed out, given Dimon is one
On Saturday, January 21, activists across the country working with Public Citizen will “Occupy the Corporations” in a series of demonstrations planned throughout the country, designed to expose the fraud that is corporate personhood.
Democracy Now: Newt Gingrich’s Campaign Resurgence Funded By Secretive Coterie Of Super PACs, Wealthy Backers
From Democracy Now, if anyone was wondering what's keeping the Newt Gingrich campaign afloat after it looked like it was going to implode earlier this year, we can thank our Supreme Court and that Citizens United ruling -- Newt Gingrich’s
Sen. Bernie Sanders on CNN's The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer talking about his proposed constitutional amendment that would overturn the Supreme Court decision in a case called Citizens United vs. FEC. Blitzer asked Sanders about the time he
News of the day for October 5, 1999 - Train accident outside London kills 8 (rises to 26). MCI Acquires Sprint in largest telecommunications merger in history. Supreme Court to weigh in on Campaign reform. Pres. Clinton vows to ratify Nuclear Test Ban treaty. New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson urges legalization of drugs. College Tuition up 3% - 58% of all financial aid is in form of Student Loans. Nuclear Power Plant leak in South Korea. Appeals from parents to Attorney General to include Christian symbols on commemorative tiles for Columbine massacre.
As Lawrence O'Donnell noted during his Rewrite segment during Wednesday night's Last Word, everyone was wondering what Stephen Colbert would do once he launched his new super PAC. Well, this week we got our answer with the first ad from the PAC,
Newstalgia Reference Room - a 1974 radio documentary on Campaign Finance and proposed reforms featuring, among others, Walter Mondale and Joseph Biden.
We like to keep it clean here at Crooks and Liars. Is there a nice way to report that Tea Party Express in Delaware spent over $300.00 of their primary funds, presumably on behalf of Christine O'Donnell, lunching at an establishment called
The Democrats need to use this footage for some campaign ads this year. Rachel Maddow lays out how the Republicans have continually flip-flopped on th