“There is no way in the American political system to vote against the interest of Goldman Sachs. It's impossible. Or Exxon Mobil.”
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Chris ...
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President Obama ...
For those who don't understand what Chained CPI is, Robert Reich has put out a (beautifully timed) video and article on what it is, why it sucks, and how it's JUST A CUT IN SOCIAL SECURITY ...
Heidi Heitkamp (right) at the Fort Yates, North Dakota, Pow-Wow,
on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, July 2012.
When Democrat Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota takes her seat in the U.S. Senate ...
Crossposted from North Decoder
I have word that Rick Berg called Heidi Heitkamp at noon Central time to concede the election and congratulate her on winning the race. Sources confirm North Dakota ...
The Dems retained a senate seat that was a gimme for the Republicons. Rick Berg was cruising to what he thought was a sure thing. Until it wasn't.
Heidi Heitkamp benefited in the closing days from ...
After all the whining by Republicans about Obama's made up apology tour to the world they really need to have a rethink if they ever want to be competitive again.
They need to apologize to women ...
"The President has to reach out across the aisle and work with Republicans"
This appears to be the conclusion that many pundits are reaching from the election result.
President Obama has to reach ...
Title and opening sentence updated; I had originally titled it "Christie invites Obama to visit..." but it's not clear whether he "invited" Obama or not...doesn't really matter, but I wanted to ...