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Glenn Greenwald thought the reaction to Congressman Joe Wilson's childish antics during President Obama's health care speech was overstated. Greenwald pointed out that the speech was political, and ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 649 comments on Thu Jan 28, 2010 at 07:26 AM PST with 833 Recommends
It was the first time in his 36 year Senate career, that he's spoken out from the floor on a Supreme Court decision.
by ClaryinVT
Comment Count 531 comments on Thu Jan 28, 2010 at 12:24 PM PST with 825 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald, over at salon.com, has some fascinating excerpts from the confirmation hearings of Sam Alito, ...
by Gangster Octopus
Comment Count 204 comments on Wed May 27, 2009 at 01:55 PM PDT with 705 Recommends
by Carnacki
Comment Count 178 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2006 at 09:25 AM PST with 693 Recommends
I’m heading off to Pakistan with Joe Biden and Chuck Hagel this weekend to observe their long awaited elections and make it very clear that the United States and the world are watching what ...
by John Kerry
Comment Count 456 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2008 at 09:01 AM PST with 684 Recommends
The Republikkkons have been using their baseball analogy -- the courts are only umpires who call balls and strikes -- to attack Judge Sotomayor and her "empathy. HOWEVER -- in his opening statement ...
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 331 comments on Tue Jul 14, 2009 at 04:11 AM PDT with 647 Recommends
I'll be brief. I don't remember where I heard this, but it went something like this: When they put on the robe, they stop being of a political party and they start being servants of ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 911 comments on Thu Jan 28, 2010 at 10:58 AM PST with 624 Recommends
by John Kerry
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by jasonwhat
Comment Count 301 comments on Sat Jan 28, 2006 at 07:46 PM PST with 467 Recommends
Jeffrey Toobin writes in the current issue of The New Yorker about Money Unlimited: how Chief Justice John Roberts orchestrated the Citizens United decision . Toobin's article explains how Roberts, ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 220 comments on Tue May 15, 2012 at 09:26 PM PDT with 466 Recommends
Great news from the White House, which plans to fight right wing obstructionism by reappointing several blocked nominees, once the Senate returns to session, later this month. The Huffington Post'...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 246 comments on Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 12:44 PM PST with 447 Recommends
No, it's not hyperbole. If, as expected, Judge Alito (arguably the most anti-labor of the five ideologues that currently comprise what pundits blithely characterize as the Supreme Court's "...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 332 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 05:32 PM PDT with 416 Recommends
Just one opinion today, a 5-4 opinion authored by Justice Alito, and it stinks. I'll let Justice Ginsburg summarize what happened: Lilly Ledbetter was a supervisor at Goodyear Tire and ...
by Adam B
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by Duke1676
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by litho
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by shanikka
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by Senator Edward M Kennedy
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by BenGoshi
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by xyz
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by MH in PA
Comment Count 348 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2006 at 09:37 AM PST with 311 Recommends