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Since the mission of this place is to elect More and Better Democrats, folks might want to pay attention to what's unfolded over the last couple of days in the Democratic primary for the ...
by Bill McKibben
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 09:04 AM PDT with 146 Recommends
Thanks specifically to then-Rep [Edward Markeyhttp://www.senate.gov/senators/113th_Congress/Markey_EdwardJ.htm] (D-Our Side of Almost Every Policy Fight) the [FDA has finally banned BPAhttp://www.bna.
by Wisper
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 08:17 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
[Disclaimer: I’m writing this in my personal capacity.] The House has scheduled a very hard vote for tomorrow on the Waxman-Markey energy bill. The environmental community is ...
by Darcy Burner
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu Jun 25, 2009 at 02:59 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
Who cares about climate change? Ed Markey does. Ed Markey served as the one and only Chair of the U.S. House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, during its four years of ...
by Alan Grayson
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 09:22 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
What says 'fake grassroots' better than astroturf suits?
by mogmaar
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Oct 29, 2009 at 03:40 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Barbier rules out RICO charges, turns back Anadarko; Strange vows continued pursuit of BP; Kent Wells' deceptive graphics; NA archeological finds revealed and threatened by spill clean-up; Capping ...
by Yasuragi
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun Jul 17, 2011 at 10:29 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Howdy Neighbors, Kossacks, Beer Drinkers, and assorted FCKers! We're meeting up post-election--will it be to Cheer our glorious victory over the Forces of Derp or crying in our beers? Details ...
by Thinking Fella
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
We had a fine health care rally in Boston today, sponsored by Health Care for America NOW! , starting at the gazebo on the Common followed by a ...
by rlk
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Sep 07, 2009 at 02:45 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Reading comments on DK diaries, it seems there are some here who want to help with the Markey Campaign but are waiting to be asked or have signed up somehow, somewhere but haven't heard from anyone.
by 51percent
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 03:08 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Tampa, FL (July 19, 2013) - BP pled guilty to the crime of obstructing justice by providing false and misleading flow rate information to Congress during the BP oil spill response. The company ...
by Brian J Donovan
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 08:19 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
The Center for American Progress continued its work on China and global climate change ...
by American Progress
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Jun 17, 2009 at 08:16 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
In 2010 Senator Centerfold Scott Brown was the MA GOP's attempt to redesign the image of a MA Republican candidate. They hoped this make-over would gain traction in a statewide race for an open US ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu Mar 28, 2013 at 03:30 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Senate Democrats yesterday put forward a piece of legislation regarding vaping (aka ecigarettes), which is a continuation of their ill-advised ongoing campaign against vaping across the nation. This ...
by unred
Comment Count 155 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 01:47 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The effort to prevent climate disaster for Planet Earth is not going well. Why? For starters --- Since the beginning of the year, oil and gas companies and electric utilities have spent nearly $...
by Awaskow
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Jul 12, 2009 at 07:51 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Update - Senate votes to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline (see below the squiggle) MA should be proud of their Senators' votes: Massachusetts: Cowan (D-MA), Nay Warren (D-MA), Nay How would we feel ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 22, 2013 at 05:44 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Another of the "no" votes from the previous vote has changed her mind and will now vote yes. Give our kudos, thanks and money to Betsy Markey (who also has the honor of being the one who defeated ...
by MMColo
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Mar 18, 2010 at 04:15 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
On Friday, Reps. Ed Markey (D-Mass.)and Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) marched across Independence Avenue and up the steps of the Capitol Building ...
by Timothy Karr
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Aug 03, 2009 at 11:31 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
RESULTS UPDATE: TOWN BY TOWN REPORTING: http://www.boston.com/news/special/politics/2013/senate-primary/mass-us-senate-dem-primary-results-2013.html OVERALL ELECTION RESULTS HERE: http://www....
by 51percent
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 30, 2013 at 09:30 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
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by ohmproject
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2008 at 04:14 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
As thunderstorms and tornadoes ripped through the nation’s capital last week, the U.S. Senate tied itself in a procedural knot, preventing a vote on the substance of the Climate Security Act (...
by ClimateSolutions
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2008 at 02:12 PM PDT with 6 Recommends