If the companies that offshore their profits and design tax scams paid their fair share, we might not have a budget crisis.
Republicans and a few coal-state Democrats have cynically blocked passage of tougher mine safety laws that would stop the murderous greed of coal profiteers.
A serious debate about the federal government's role is long overdue.
There's a good chance you've never heard about the People's Budget, though there's been a mountain of media coverage of the budget mess.
Jim Webb would make a great Secretary of Defense.
What's a war crime and what's not depends on who wins, who controls the International Criminal Court, and who controls the press.
It turns out that Mitt Romney is that lazy, too-good-for-your-minimum-wage-job unemployed guy GOP lawmakers have in mind when they try to cut off unemployment benefits.
The 2001 Bush tax cuts added $2.5 trillion to the national debt and disproportionately benefited the wealthiest households. Have we learned anything?
Ryan's budget cuts spending that helps average Americans to fund tax cuts for rich Americans.
Trying to hold down the deficit by not raising the debt ceiling is like trying to balance your family budget by deciding not to pay the rent or your mortgage.