o when is SCOTUS going to tell corporations that they have to get the okay from their individual stockholders before shelling out millions to Mitt Romney?
Articles by: Ann Werner
Indiana State Treasurer and Tea Party candidate Richard Mourdock, told a local newspaper that employers ought to be able to deny health insurance to people with cancer.
Their claim is that Munro’s actions were no different from what retired ABC News anchor Sam Donaldson used to do when covering the Reagan White House.
The Detroit Free Press today reported that Michigan women legislators will be joined by Eve Ensler, author of ‘The Vagina Monologues,’ in a performance of the play on the steps of the state capitol in Lansing.
Back in the day, Jesus hung out with twelve men and a whore. What would Mr. Perkins have to say about that?
Are we sitting vigil at the death of democracy? All the evidence points to it. It’s been happening for a long time and we are in the end game.
On Friday, Tampa Bay local station WTSP produced documents asserting allegations that former Florida Governor Charlie Crist paid two men to cover up gay affairs.
Last week, it was reported that Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) had jointly filed a brief with the Supreme Court asking that they take a second look at the Citizens United Decision.
In a surprising and much welcomed display of bi-partisanship, Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) today filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the American Tradition Partnership vs. Bullock, now pending before the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Etch-a-Sketch candidate has done it again and this time it’s about job creation but with a painful twist.
If ever the Stand Your Ground law in Florida had a chance of being applied fairly, that has gone out the window in the case of Marissa Alexander, a 31-year-old mother of three who has been sentenced to 20 years for firing a warning shot at her abusive husband.
It was a non-stop freak show of a speech. And that was just the first 40 seconds of her five minutes before the Council.
Those Bible thumping, Moral Majority, Tea Party fanatics are embracing tenets that could just as well have been written by Anton Szandor LaVey, the author of The Satanic Bible and founder of the Church of Satanism.
Vernon Traversie, a Lakota elder, suffered a heart attack last August and was taken to Rapid City Regional Hospital for emergency surgery. Upon his return home after a two-week stay, he found that three Ks had been carved or burned into his abdomen.
Republicans want to privatize the Post Office, just like they want to privatize health care, social security and anything else they can think of where they can squeeze an extra buck out of the American public and give them less for their money.
There are those who would complain that the Occupy Movement is being co-opted by MoveOn and all the other organizations that have come together to make this huge push for social justice. But as one of the organizers of the meeting said, being co-opted isn’t necessarily a bad thing.
The Arizona State Senate has passed a bill allowing guns in public buildings. It now goes to Governor Brewer, that bastion of sanity, for her signature.
Former FOX personality and Teletubbie look-alike Glenn Beck has taken his delirium to the next step and built a set that closely resembles the Oval Office. Mr. Beck plans to deliver his three to four minute long speeches in what he announced will be ‘Reagan-esque in tone’ on his GBTV show.
Former National Review writer John Derbyshire, really outdid himself this time and wrote his way right out of his job.
The Koch Brothers and the Uber-Rich they’ve assembled are poised to take down the president and ultimately destroy the American middle class.