The operations may well be in violation of federal statutes prohibiting deceptive marketing and unwanted telephone sales calls, as well as DOE laws and regulations barring payment of sales commissions to college recruiters. At the very least, they are guilty of using sleazy tactics to sell poor-quality products.
For the 26th week of 2014 (the half year point) in the U.S., 18.5% more tank cars were on the tracks carrying petroleum and/or petroleum products than last year, a total of 15,894 cars.
It seems that the powerful for-profit college industry, which has used its taxpayer-provided riches -- up to $33 billion a year -- to buy the most expensive lawyers and lobbyists, and the allegiance of many in Congress to keep the money flowing, is finally on the run.
This is a developing story and has been updated. Approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry oil from Canada
Now, the "ethical oil" campaign has a new backer: Anita Dunn, former White House Communications Director for President Barack Obama and current Principal of SKDKnickerbocker, a public relations firm with offices in Washington, D.C.; New York City and Albany.
Pennsylvania Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate and former head of the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Kathleen "Katie" McGinty, has hired powerful PR firm SKDKnickerbocker for her campaign's communications efforts.
A DeSmogBlog investigation reveals that Robert Bauer, former White House Counsel and President Barack Obama's personal attorney, works at the corporate law firm Perkins Coie LLP, which does legal work for TransCanada's South Central LNG Project, formerly known as Alaska Gas Pipeline Project.
Vanity Fair contributing editor, Guardian columnist, Rupert Murdoch biographer and self-described "obnoxious know-it-all
Wolff explained his analysis of the network's relationship with the GOP, saying that "Fox is not an arm of the Republican
CORRECTION: This article originally misspelled Fluornoy's first name. We have corrected the error. UPDATE: 4:15 p.m. -- After
"I remember once I told Valerie [Jarrett] that, I said if it weren’t for the president, this place would be in court for
Democrats have to respond to "Gingrich speak" by calling it for what it truly is -- propaganda, lies, and an attempt to deliberately mislead the American people.
Showing an even greater appreciation for the "Daily Show"'s Fox News fact-checking abilities, Dunn referenced another Stewart
Clearly, this week's response is one degree "spicier" than last week's. Fox News has responded to outgoing White House communications
At least one Democratic political strategist has gotten a blunt warning from the White House to never appear on Fox News