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Update 11:30 EST. Two things. 1st: So I wrote this during a bout of insomnia and went to bed, and when I woke up three hours later jeezopete I'm on the Rec list. I've never made the Rec list before, ...
by blueskiesfalling
Comment Count 99 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 02:04 AM PST with 197 Recommends
I went down to the demonstration to get my fair share of abuse. I wore my hard hat and safety glasses in case someone thought I needed a bigger portion. Poor Governor Snyder had sucked so much ...
by Reasonable Doubt
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri Dec 21, 2012 at 11:33 AM PST with 109 Recommends
When you try to talk to people about the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) it's common to have the charge of conspiracy theory thrown against you. The problem for the corporate lobbying ...
by ManfromMiddletown
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 11:40 PM PST with 49 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2015 Statement by the President It’s no coincidence that the rise of the middle class in America coincided in large ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 06:33 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
In one of the boldest, brashest moves seen in Michigan in quite some time, Ken Braun the recently 'former' Managing Editor of CapCon at ...
by Hector Solon
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 02:49 PM PST with 27 Recommends
ThinkProgress has an excellent report detailing how Michigan voters can use the initiative process to repeal Michigan's new right-to-work-for-less law . The Republicans that control both houses of ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 12:41 PM PST with 20 Recommends
In the dark of night when public TV was no longer broadcasting the Minnesota House session, a Republican tries to revive the anti-union “right to work” constitutional amendment. However, The ...
by mmcintee
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Apr 27, 2012 at 07:37 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
I just received this email from Richard Trumpka from the AFL-CIO Michael, I just got this dispatch from our Campaigns Director, and I'm forwarding it straight to you. There's no time to waste -- ...
by mshumaker
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 01:08 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Once again, here is another story of a corporation shipping jobs for lower wages, but this time, it is happening within the United States. In Erie, Pa., General Electric has a plant that works on ...
by S Kitchen
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 06:08 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
I wrote a series of open letters to the Governor of Michigan. This is the first of the series, written and sent to him via fax on December 15, 2012. This letter was previously published on a friend'
by Just A Mom
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jan 05, 2013 at 10:57 PM PST with 10 Recommends
During this cowardly right to work push by the governor of Michigan, Rick Snyder and his cronies Randy Richardville and Jace Bolger, many democrats were not given the opportunity to even speak in ...
by mshumaker
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 08:15 AM PST with 10 Recommends
This article has been cross-posted from the Raging Chicken Press . (hyperlinks can be found on original post, too lazy to copy all of them) The never-ending push for Right to Work (for less) ...
by S Kitchen
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 05:03 AM PST with 9 Recommends
My father, James E. Sanderson Jr., has penned an excellent op-ed on the Boeing/NLRB saga in South Carolina. He's president of the USW Local 7898 in Georgetown, S.C. Please share, recommend as much ...
by Jamie Sanderson
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun May 15, 2011 at 09:14 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
We voted out a number of the rabid ideologues that populated the NH legislature last session - the folks that caused so much amusement around the world by filing bills wishing to quote from the ...
by susanthe
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 09:06 AM PST with 8 Recommends
For America's Lil' Three (now down to 3.1% of total U.S. GDP (personal consumption spending now accounts for 70%)), the answer ...
by Public D
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2008 at 10:48 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Because of the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United, the Republican primary campaign for President is a virtual tsunami of cash. The Koch Brothers have been reported at one time to intend ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 03:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Baltimore is burning, Katmandu collapsing but here in Michigan we got serious problems. Potholes. The situation is so desperate that our Governor is scurrying like a rat terrier chasing a ...
by Reasonable Doubt
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 4 Recommends