Harry has found a spine!!!!
Reid triggers nuclear option to change Senate rules and prohibit post-cloture filibusters
By Alexander Bolton
In a shock development Thursday evening, Senate ...
Now, another governor is looking to take advantage of flexibility in Obama’s health care law in order to establish a single payer system. Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D-MT) announced ...
Do we need more proof Washington's not working for middle class families? We got it once again this week.
The big banks and their army of lobbyists couldn't stop the creation of a new Consumer ...
To any outsiders coming in to read this, let me say off the bat that this is snark. It's a parody in response to an unfortunate "man created yesterday's earthquake by illegal fracking" ...
Update 8am EDT 24August
The National hurricane center (NHC) upgraded Irene to a 115mph (100kt) category 3 hurricane at 8am this morning. The NHC has adjusted the forecast landfall slightly ...
Since when the hell did Ben Stein come out as a bleeding heart liberal who thinks the Billionaires can easily afford higher taxes?
Usually Ben Stein is on the side of the super rich when it comes ...
You are in the 235th Witness Revolution diary, bearing witness to pro-democracy movements in North Africa, the Middle East and beyond. This is a special edition to cover the unfolding events ...
Tropical Storm Irene, with 60 MPH winds, is getting its act together over the Greater Antilles right now as it moves towards the west-northwest, threatening the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and ...
Oy vey, I've been absent a long time. I've been on something of a political hiatus. Doing my best to stay active - calling/emailing legislators on relevant issues (like the recent marriage ...