Will Bernie run?
Senator Bernie Sanders 'thinking of running for president' in 2016
Sanders, an independent from Vermont, could pose a challenge from the left to the former first lady and ...
"House Ethics reverses decades of precedent as lobbyist-sponsored lawmaker travel expands."
There's your National Journal article headline and subhead for a piece reported yesterday by Shane ...
* Cross-posted from Humanitarian Left .
Note: This piece was originally titled, 'I left apoplectic four-thousand outrages ago.' I've replaced that title with a quote from Lawrence Lessig, whose TED ...
If you watch only one thing today, watch this.
Short version: The GOP is a staggering corpse that is fading into irrelevance and the real future is in the fight between pro-corporate Democrats and ...
Capitol Hill's Denier in Chief, Sen. Jim Inhofe, slipped up and admitted the real reason why he pretends climate change doesn't exist:
Sometimes I think I've heard it all. Then something happens that takes my breath away .
Current Wisconsin law requires employers who own or operate factories or retail stores to give their workers ...
Is there anything worse on political television than Morning Joe? I would rather watch Fox News; at least they don't try to make their views seem moderate or mainstream. Watching Mika and Joe stand ...
In my opinion, there are 3 huge, long-festering, potentially catastrophic challenges to our nation that stand out above a number of other serious problems we face: climate change & environmental ...
#77 of My Stupid State series
Besides a few blogs, only the British media has covered this story . Not even the local Florida press bothered to pick this up. ...
On the one hand it seems implausible, on the other hand ridiculous. What worse way could there be to combat homelessness in America than to provide the homeless with a place to live?
It's such a ...