Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Thursday, August 26, 2010
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Monday, August 23, 2010
Sunday, August 22, 2010
Saturday, August 21, 2010
" ... the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is spending record amounts on lobbying and in election battlegrounds, elbowing into the nation's politics in unprecedented ways for the business community.
"The country's largest business lobby has pledged to spend $75 million in this year's elections. That's on top of a lobbying effort that already has cost the organization nearly $190 million since Barack Obama became president in January 2009.
"Those numbers alone, together with what chamber officials say is a network of online backers that can amplify the pro-business message, give the group clout as a virtual third party and a powerful voice in what laws are made and who's elected to write them."
Thursday, August 19, 2010
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
The big mouths on cable news channels seem unable to decide whether the Moslems (Muslims?) want to build a mosque or a community center or a dance studio, or whether it is or is not "at Ground Zero," or whether it is or is not on "sacred ground."
Sunday, August 15, 2010
Saturday, August 14, 2010
NEW YORK --- A right-wing New Jersey blogger was convicted at his third trial Friday of making threats against three federal judges in Illinois in retaliation for a ruling supporting gun control.
A Brooklyn jury deliberated less than two hours before finding Hal Turner guilty of making death threats.