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BREAKING: via AL.com United States District Court Judge Mark Fuller has given his resignation to the president and will step down from the bench Aug. 1. Fuller's lawyer, Barry Ragsdale, ...
by wclint
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 30, 2015 at 08:24 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Hurricane Katrina revealed the power of nature and the incompetence of the Federal Emergency Management Agency under Michael Brown . The storm shredded the Gulf coast and breached the levees ...
by DWG
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 04:13 PM PDT with 122 Recommends
Proving again that he cannot effectively govern, New Jersey Republican Governor and presidential aspirant Chris Christie lost a lawsuit for failing to pay adequately into his state’s public ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 08:14 AM PST with 15 Recommends
The world we live in today is besieged by violent conflicts that sometime shake the foundation of civilized societies. Terrorism has resulted in the brutal killing of many people and has threatened ...
by melshim
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 05:51 AM PST with 1 Recommend
The word 'fraud' is becoming a bitter pill for the North Carolina GOP to swallow this week. After the alleged voting fraud committed by the Koch brothers via AFP/Americans For Prosperity, there ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 143 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 06:47 AM PDT with 253 Recommends
Just a quick post as I just caught this: SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell indicted Another 'good ole boy' goin down, maybe!
by jimstaro
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 03:07 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
When the pol is an (R), now more of a (T), and in trouble, or still in office, lay blame on any body else and wear the halo of self righteousness, oh and 'patriotism'! Defense points to Bob ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Aug 19, 2014 at 05:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Tell me if you have heard this one before. An industry endangers the public because their products are dangerous to produce, store, transport, or use. They further threaten public safety because ...
by DWG
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 09:58 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Thursday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
When future historians study our time, they really should focus on mountaintop removal strip mining in Appalachia. It will tell them everything they need to know about America in the early 21st ...
by DWG
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Jul 13, 2014 at 07:19 AM PDT with 83 Recommends
Illinois State Representative John Bradley, in introducing amendments #1 & #2 to Senate Bill 649 , is attempting to circumvent the legal process that he himself set into motion just a year ago, when ...
by BrentRitzel
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 06:42 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
"Deliver us from Drought!" Free market Capitalism inevitably produces massive inequality, thrives in political corruption and imbecility.  Texas is a good example of the disease, as the state ...
by rotekapellerin
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 02:14 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by Dragon5616
Comment Count 162 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
The effect of the McCutcheon decision is to silence ordinary citizens, to deny them their First Amendment rights to speech because their pleas won’t be heard over the million dollar megaphones the ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2014 at 07:08 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
You may not remember the diary from November, "Former Kossack Arrested on Bullsh*t Charges" (h/t Colorado is the Shiznit) or the earlier one from October "The Legal Schnauzer Caged" (h/t Murphoney).
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 97 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 09:49 AM PDT with 156 Recommends
For months, the frustration surrounding the Governor's pro-fracking stance has been simmering among fractivists and democratic party delegates alike. We have done literally everything within our ...
by FractivistForce
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 08:00 AM PDT with 76 Recommends
Sacramento: Where Pay-To-Play Means Pay-To-Frack "California is home to one of the largest remaining deposits of oil in the country: the Monterey Shale. It has 13.7 billion barrels of oil locked ...
by FractivistForce
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 03:52 PM PST with 20 Recommends
As I read The New York Times article, Nagin Guilty of 20 Counts of Bribery and Fraud, yesterday, I was struck by the parallels of the incompetence of the recovery efforts, and the mismanagement of ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 07:40 AM PST with 17 Recommends
My father was an important executive in the natural gas industry. Before he died in 1997, he had been president of a municipal gas company, president of the Southern Gas Association, and a ...
by corwinabell
Comment Count 75 comments on Fri Jan 24, 2014 at 01:43 PM PST with 36 Recommends
In Another cover-up in Chris Christie's administration, the editorial board of the New Jersey Star Ledger demands that the Christie administration stop stone-walling and release the transcripts and ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Jan 27, 2014 at 12:53 PM PST with 116 Recommends