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The Randites and most Conservatives will go on the whole live long day about the sanctity of a contract. They will tell you how it is of critical importance that people be allowed to freely enter ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 106 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 06:47 AM PST with 207 Recommends
I received this email from my Assembly Representative in Wisconsin's 42nd, Fred Clark. I'm proud to have supported Fred, even more so for what he had to say in his letter. I hope this qualifies as ...
by jorogo
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 01:09 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Cities and other municipalities are being left out to dry as financial speculators take funds out of the bond market, reports ...
by The Anomaly
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jan 24, 2011 at 10:15 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Yes, I have a few. None Like Sarah Palin's but I decided to list a few. I am a Public Speaker, but obviously have gone about it all the wrong way. I am an outspoken activist for social ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Apr 14, 2010 at 11:33 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Good afternoon, Daily Kos readers. This is your afternoon open thread to discuss all things Hill-related. Use this thread to praise or bash Congresscritters, share a juicy tip, ask questions, offer ...
by Casual Wednesday
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Mar 09, 2010 at 01:51 PM PST with 28 Recommends
I'm not going to discuss whether Goldman Sachs committed fraud in its deal with Greece or not. I'm unsure, and do not have the necessary information. The transactions were legal, but sometimes all ...
by Dauphin
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Feb 25, 2010 at 06:19 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Defense Link - contracts At the above link, you can find day by day summaries of all the contracts being let by the DoD. I extract certain ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Sep 12, 2009 at 10:30 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Rewind back to before Obama took the Oval Office. I know it kills many of us to do that, but try it. Ask yourself, “Is this capitalism?” Some suggest that it is, and that it has failed. ...
by The Silent Consensus
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 01:12 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Defense Link - contracts At the above link, you can find day by day summaries of all the contracts being let by the DoD. I extract certain ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Aug 29, 2009 at 06:32 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Christie is the Republican Party candidate for NJ Governor. NJ governor candidate called before US panel By ANGELA DELLI SANTI – June 19 2009 TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey'...
by mrcoder
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jun 19, 2009 at 01:40 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
According to DoD records made over $150 million dollars building Guantanamo bay's detainee holding facilities, or, ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon May 25, 2009 at 02:03 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
David Waldman , while on CNN , made several references to contractors. one out of ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat May 16, 2009 at 09:43 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Recently, a friend that has her own S-Corp received an email and phone call from the “ B2G Institute " that crowed: A Proven Way to Grow ...
by Frankie Teardrop
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2009 at 12:04 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Take me for a damn fool? It appears that some of you and your Wall Street-oriented counselors view ‘main street’ Americans as damn fools.
by vetforobama
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2009 at 06:56 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Only 23 of the 470 firms taxes have been looked at and 13 of the 23 owe back taxes. Two of them (unnamed) owe more than $100 million each. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/...
by mary13L
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2009 at 11:50 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Let me start off with what many will take as an insult, just to set the mood: *What many people here think about AIG is a poor indicator of what should be done.* That isn't to say that they ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 87 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2009 at 02:58 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
My mom, a family lawyer in Tennessee, did the littlest bit of digging, and discovered -- surprise! -- that the argument that "we have to honor these contracts" is BULLS--T. She's asked me to share ...
by QueerMark
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2009 at 09:04 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Ok, AIG is saying "we had to pay". Real simple, I would like someone to file a Freedom of Information Act request for the underlying contracts. Since this is a publicly funded endeavor, we should ...
by tjlord
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2009 at 01:49 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Can anyone stand another rant about AIG and their contract bullshit?? If so, read on. If not, ignore this diary -- the Old Redneck will understand.
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2009 at 12:32 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Does everyone remember the holdup for getting the auto manufactureres financial assistance? Of course you do. Some extremely "fair-minded" Republicans wanted to make sure the the workers didn't ...
by Gangster Octopus
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2009 at 12:56 PM PDT with 22 Recommends