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"We’ll use enhanced interrogation ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 180 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 12:00 PM PST with 86 Recommends
by Hunter
Comment Count 112 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 03:00 PM PST with 132 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog DeSmogBlog’s Steve Horn and Republic Report’s Lee Fang have co-written an in-depth report on the influence the government-industry revolving door has had on Big Oil��
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 12:04 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog The U.S. Senate failed to get the necessary 60 votes to approve the northern leg of TransCanada‘s KeystoneXL pipeline, but incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2014 at 08:13 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Well, this will be interesting... Perhaps James Clapper will come along to testify? He could just fidget around in his seat and wipe the sweat from his head as he's testifying lying through his ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 04:50 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Well, the chickens have finally come to roost. Remember the scene in All the King's Men where Willie Stark shows up at some one-percenter Louisiana salon to be vetted by the local version of a ...
by Vincent Amato
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2014 at 11:58 PM PST with 1 Recommend
For weeks, Republicans have been irresponsibly whipping up an Ebola panic in this country for the purposes of political gain. In response, President Obama today made a political appointment , as ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 110 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 08:38 PM PDT with 223 Recommends
After been stunned reading about the Federal Reserve regs that might lead to asset-stripping of local governments I was very glad to read come potentially awesome good news. H/T to Alan Grayson FB ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 05:14 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) recently said it would proceed with plans to increase speeds for oil-by-rail unit trains in Devil’s Lake, N.D. to 60 MPH from 30 ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 12:09 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Following what President Obama has now engaged in, Humanitarian aid lifts and with Targeted Military Strikes against this ISIS, another growth and spread of criminal terrorism from the Failed ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 06:51 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Three days ago I saw a tweet of Obama propaganda , an allegedly sincere blast of four graphs demonstrating the very good underlying results of leadership that were being distracted from by the House ...
by paradox
Comment Count 64 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 09:29 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
Because Republicans can't be motivated to think about the future and work to mitigate climate change out of a sense of responsibility, the White House Council of Economic Advisers has another ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 54 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2014 at 10:01 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Greenpeace USA has released a major new report on an under-discussed part of President Barack Obama’s Climate Action Plan and his U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 03:42 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Blog post by Matt Krogh , ForestEthics' Tar Sands SOS Campaign Director. Today after months of study and, unfortunately, time spent listening to the oil industry, President Obama proposed weak new ...
by ForestEthics
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
STATEMENT OF ADMINISTRATION POLICY S. 2578 – Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act (Senator Murray, D-Washington, and 43 cosponsors) The Administration strongly supports ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 09:42 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Heather Zichal, former deputy assistant for energy and climate change to President Barack Obama and nominee to sit on the board of directors of LNG export company ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 09:24 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog For the first time, DeSmogBlog has published dozens of documents obtained from the North Dakota government revealing routes and chemical composition data for oil-by-...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 09:42 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Heather Zichal, former Obama White House Deputy Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change, may soon walk out of the government-industry revolving door to ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2014 at 11:23 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
This is an overview of the changing, up and down position of the administration on Climate Change ending on a high note, sort of. It's our most pressing issue today everywhere and anywhere. In 2008 ...
by Agathena
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2014 at 01:39 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog While the debate over the TransCanada Keystone XL tar sands pipeline has raged on for over half a decade, pipeline giant Enbridge has quietly cloned its own Keystone XL ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 10:52 AM PDT with 26 Recommends