The Republicans hit on the strategy of acting as though they’d won the 2008 elections.
Evidence is mounting that corn ethanol and other basic biofuels are actually worse for the environment than the fossil fuels they’re supposed to replace.
Secret spending will only balloon in the 2012 elections if Congress doesn’t stop it in its tracks.
Surely life’s unfairness doesn’t have to be rubbed in kids’ faces at Christmas.
The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act signals a significant change in how we invest in our children and their health.
Barack Obama has been replaced by a guy who makes Jimmy Carter look like Vince Lombardi.
Reprobate politicos like Tom DeLay have turned the People’s House into a shameful pay-to-play parlor.
Congress is finally closing in on questionable education establishments.
Borrowing during hard times and making smart investments could boost future productivity and create good jobs.
Pending legislation would place efforts to prevent and respond to violence against women at the center of the U.S. foreign policy and international aid agenda.
You have got to be fastidiously responsible and fiscally conservative to afford the occasional gift to the super wealthy.
I can’t understand how the Obama administration became so inarticulate.
To understand just how bad the 112th Congress, elected on November 2nd and taking office on January 3rd, is likely to be for peace on Earth, one has to understand how incredibly awful the 110th and 111th Congresses have been during the past four years and then measure the ways in which things are likely to become even worse.
Republicans see shelving New START as a serious foreign policy blow that will further weaken Obama’s presidency.
Extending unemployment benefits immediately would save what otherwise will be another dismal holiday season for American retailers.