By now many thought they had heard everything to be heard about ALEC and their un-democratic activities. This is simply not true. As I said to a fellow Exposing ALEC member earlier today..."we ...
They meet in secret. They write our laws. And they want us silent.
The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a controversial organization dedicated to bringing together state ...
Utah is poised to become the first state in the U.S. to criminalize miscarriage and punish women for having or seeking an illegal abortion. Utah's "Criminal Miscarriage" law:
* expands the ...
I happen to be filling the few spare hours of this past week by re-watching my friend Ken Burns' Jazz documentary and was literally pulling my shoes on to head over to the hospital ...
In short, the Saints found themselves quickly down 10-0 after the first quarter and I started thinking, "Well, at least it was good that they made it to the Superbowl."
Come on, I bet most of you ...
To be fair, their newest attempt at governing is an improvement over last year's attempt. This proposal has 40 pages and actual dollar figures! The details can be found here:
"This is a nightmare ruling. Corporations are not people." - Rachel Maddow
Go to the five minute mark of this clip:
I read this great piece of commentary on the SCOTUS ruling by a poster called smintheus on unbossed.com, in which the said poster came up with a relatively easy fix to the ruling.
The meat of his ...
If we want solid intelligent health care reform anytime soon (including single payer) now is the perfect time for a big bold move. President Obama is up to the challenge.
Despite what happened last night, the president is now pushing Dodd the right way. David Axelrod said earlier today that the president wants action in the ways of reform and creating jobs despite ...