OK

These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
Senate Republicans have a rule that if a Republican Senator is indicted for a felony, that Senator has to give up any Republican leadership position in the Senate. Politico reports that Senate ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 01:26 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Ok, so we know that the teabaggers would love to see this happen: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/04/30/1205937/-AK-Sen-Tea-Party-Group-Launches-Campaign-To-Draft-Sarah-Palin-R-To-Run-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 10:38 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
GOP polling firm, Harper Polling, has good news for Senator Mark Begich (D. AK): http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/280517-sen-begich-leads-in-gop-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 12:30 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us So there were two news stories out of Alaska that caught my attention. First there's Senator Mark Begich's (D) work in the Senate to help Alaska's Native Americans: ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 11:17 AM PST with 16 Recommends
I'm not a huge Brendan Sullivan fan, but in today's Washington Post he has a poignant Op-Ed on how the miscreant prosecutors who *botched the prosecution of Sen. Ted Stevens *were held in ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 06:12 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
As the New York Times reported Sunday, within the Obama White House a fierce debate is raging ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Aug 14, 2011 at 01:39 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Two comments, seven tips, and five recs last time! That brings a bonus segment from the Congress section (because I wrote it after last Friday), followed by half of the Interesting Individuals: ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Apr 04, 2011 at 05:01 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The New Yorker 's lead article this week is on the tragic suicide of one of the attorneys. Nicholas Marsh, in ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jan 04, 2011 at 06:52 AM PST with 15 Recommends
During a recent appearance on The O'Reilly Factor, Mr. O'Reilly asked Private Citizen Sarah Palin why so many people feel that Ms. Palin is a "threat," and are compelled to attack Ms. Palin ...
by Bill Abendroth
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 03:23 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer One of the federal prosecutors who was under investigation for ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Sep 28, 2010 at 08:46 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
in the pot ready to go. The only thing left is to turn the heat up, pop it in, roast very well and we're done This has been said before of course, but it seems that this time (insert prayer to ...
by AnnetteK
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Aug 22, 2010 at 07:32 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Alaska TV station KTUU reports : ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Dave Dittman, a former aide and longtime family friend of former ...
by Susan Gardner
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 09:42 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
MSNBC : A plane believed to be carrying eight people crashed in ...
by Susan Gardner
Comment Count 128 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 06:57 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Just breaking on TPM : Details are still very sketchy, but reports out of Alaska indicate that among the ...
by Deep Brain Diarist
Comment Count 378 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 06:02 AM PDT with 287 Recommends
If we're to believe Judge Ricardo Urbina's order to dismiss all charges against the Blackwater guards, then for the second time in two years, manifestly guilty defendants are likely going to walk ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Jan 01, 2010 at 08:29 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer As the year comes to a close, one of the great justice-related ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 09:28 AM PST with 22 Recommends
By now, we've all heard the main objection to trying Khalid Sheikh Muhammad and friends in New York--the possibility that they could be acquitted on a technicality. Indeed, WorldNutDaily is already ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 02:18 PM PST with 5 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 171 comments on Tue Oct 27, 2009 at 06:46 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
The "Maverick" just played his hand on Net Neutrality, and the cards reveal a man who's outsider image doesn't quite add up. On Thursday, Sen. John McCain introduced legislation to kill the open ...
by Timothy Karr
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Oct 24, 2009 at 08:42 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Attorney General Eric Holder did not hesitate to release Senator Ted Stevens and overturn his wrongful conviction when evidence emerged of the government's botched prosecution of the former ...
by bdemelle
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Sep 30, 2009 at 02:43 PM PDT with 4 Recommends