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Enbridge, the Calgary based oil company, continues to create political headaches for politicians in both the United States and Canada. BC Premier Christy Clark has finally taken a position on the ...
by BC Progressive
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2012 at 02:40 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Reese Erlich shares a special report from Libya on the chaos that remains in the wake of the overthrow of hated dictator Muammar Gaddafi. While the west proclaimed a great victory for so-called “...
by MakingContact
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jul 25, 2012 at 09:59 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Few battle cries rally Republicans more than the demand for "states' rights." But for today's Party of Lincoln , that ideological bludgeon once used to deny millions of Americans their freedom for ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Jul 03, 2012 at 05:36 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
No doubt you have heard about various states wanting to secede in reaction to ACA. For them I have a modest proposal. This is called "doing the experiment," which is slightly different to "...
by G2geek
Comment Count 95 comments on Fri Jun 29, 2012 at 05:47 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
A new meme out there today is that Chief Justice John Roberts laid a clever bomb at the heart of liberalism by agreeing with the other Four Zombies of the Apocolypse on every issue except taxation. ...
by craigwbar
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 04:11 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Hello moderates, It's me, your friendly neighborhood liberal. I just wanted to drop you a line and point out one of those glaring moments in history where we see an example of Republican ideology ...
by alioop
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon May 28, 2012 at 07:38 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Oh those dumb Democrats again, just the same as Republicans (really no difference!), except they brought the Buffett Rule (increase taxes on millionaires to about the same as the rest of us have to ...
by GoGoGoEverton
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 17, 2012 at 06:08 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Let me just start by saying that I'm sick of talking about the Affordable Care Act. I'm sick of explaining it to people who are using every ounce of their limited brain-power to try their darnedest ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Mar 30, 2012 at 07:36 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
This week, GOP White House frontrunner Mitt Romney marked the two year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act by declaring the reform law the "national nightmare" he "always predicted." But ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Mar 24, 2012 at 11:58 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Will the Supreme Court send us back in time? Starting Monday, March 26, the Supreme Court will be hearing arguments on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PDF), ...
by Armando
Comment Count 249 comments on Sun Mar 25, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT with 94 Recommends
Alas, ALEC continues its war on the U.S. Constitution. Last month's diary discussed ALEC's efforts to rewrite the Tenth Amendment and return us to governance by the Articles of Confederation ( ...
by FeltzNook
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 02, 2012 at 03:01 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Pat Bagley via politicalcartoons.com So, let's talk about women's health and health care today. It's a great topic, and doesn't get enough coverage (and only children's health means more to me, ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2012 at 06:00 AM PST with 41 Recommends
What do you know about States' rights? Did you know ALEC has proposed a resolution in support of States' rights? Where does the concept come from? What does it mean exactly? "States' rights" is ...
by FeltzNook
Comment Count 104 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 10:36 AM PST with 89 Recommends
SCOTUSblog's Lyle ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 90 comments on Mon Nov 14, 2011 at 11:18 AM PST with 22 Recommends
The Occupy Movement, as exemplified by OWS and emulated in so many cities worldwide shows me one thing—people are no longer satisfied to live a no longer livable life. Expressing the entire 99% ...
by Ron1951
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 02:30 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
by Armando
Comment Count 83 comments on Sun Oct 23, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
In an unanimous opinion today,
by Adam B
Comment Count 84 comments on Thu Sep 08, 2011 at 11:11 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Well, it is finally official; Texas Gov. Rick Perry is running for President. I believe those of us here in Austin have a responsibility to tell the rest of the world about Rick Perry. He is unfit ...
by ProfessorDavid
Comment Count 153 comments on Sat Aug 13, 2011 at 09:53 PM PDT with 245 Recommends
Utahns would love it if our Initiative and Petition rights were as broad as those in Colorado. With a much smaller population, Utahns hoping to enjoy citizen governance must gather 95,000 signatures,
by oldpotsmuggler
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 07:07 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
NOTE: This diary will simultaneously publish to and inaugurate the new group, DK Gambling Law Forum , discussed more ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Jul 02, 2011 at 03:30 PM PDT with 3 Recommends