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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
And now he’s lying about it. For me, there is only one other thing that is more gut wrenching and loathing to know, ...
by Ole Texan
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 10:07 AM PST with 38 Recommends
When Scott Walker releases his 2013-15 biennial budget with a public address tonight at the Wisconsin Capitol, I hope people are paying close attention to the health care portion. In it, GovernEr ...
by Wisco Wherls
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 04:12 PM PST with 39 Recommends
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has a habit of telling the truth about his "divide and conquer" governing style, but only when he is talking to one of his billionaire donors (or someone he thinks is ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 165 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 02:53 PM PST with 214 Recommends
Scott Walker - Prank Call - Shortened ...
by jamess
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Feb 08, 2012 at 08:54 PM PST with 9 Recommends
In what seems like a brilliant bit of irony, James O'Keefe found himself on the butt end of a nasty little...surprise I should say, and thanks to the quite famous (or infamous in Republican circles) ...
by Codenamechaz
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jun 22, 2011 at 01:46 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
A few last tidbits on the NY-26 race as we wait for the polls to close. And don't forget to enter ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue May 24, 2011 at 01:59 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 181 comments on Mon May 09, 2011 at 11:20 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
by David Jarman
Comment Count 160 comments on Fri May 06, 2011 at 11:09 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Jack Davis is proving to be a ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 10:05 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
I'm torn about this. On the one hand, we all know what Nader did in 2000, and the high price we have paid for it -- today more than ever. On the other hand, Ian Murphy's phone call to Scott Walker ...
by NWTerriD
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Apr 02, 2011 at 03:00 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
• NM-Sen (PDF): What happens if you took a poll and no one answered? That's what this Tulchin Research poll (taken on behalf of ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 06:30 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Some call him a folk hero. Others think he's a disgrace to journalism. Ian Murphy of the buffalobeast.com draws strong reactions ...
by mmcintee
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 11:17 AM PST with 0 Recommends
When the GOP is exposed, by tricky methods it's called a "Prank"; When Dems are exposed, by tricky methods, it's called a "Sting"; When a "journalist" dresses up like pimp ...
by jamess
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 06:08 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Even though the story broke just a few hours before they went on air, the Daily Show was able to use the prank call from Ian Murphy, pretending to be David Koch, on Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R)
by BruinKid
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 08:42 AM PST with 31 Recommends
As most readers here know, one of the hidden provisions in Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s union busting bill concerns state-owned heating, cooling, and power plants. The emphasis in the stories ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 183 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 07:06 AM PST with 455 Recommends
I can't wait to meet this guy! The Last Word Tonight, Lawrence has an exclusive ...
by stef
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 03:56 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The people over at Mother Jones are running those brains about the situation that Governor Walker has stepped into. Now the question is did he break the law. In his conversation, ...
by Adept2u
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 03:39 PM PST with 28 Recommends