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Toxic Stock Syndrome: Why Iran Ties, Hypocrisy And Conflicts of Interest Are OK In Congress
Consider former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson (R ), who in 2012 had been hammering then-Democratic Rep. Tammy Baldwin in
What Corruption The Supreme Court Cares About
In striking down long-standing campaign contribution limits last week, Chief Justice John Roberts wrote that the right to donate to as many candidates as you like is protected by the First Amendment and that the government has an interest only in preventing direct quid pro quo corruption.
The Only Form Of Corruption The Supreme Court Cares About Is Almost Impossible To Prosecute
Ryan J. Reilly
But Hogan's ruling was overturned by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, which found that before reviewing the
Senator John McCain's Born Identity
Best-selling Author, Public Relations Consultant, Daily Beast ...
Whether most journalists have been willing to see it or not, John McCain is not a statesman, nor has he ever been. He's a petulant bomb thrower. He's Simon Cowell in a suit.
Former U.S. Attorney condemns Bush White House Interference with Corruption Probe
writer and journalist
With the 2006 mid-term elections approaching, a top aide to Karl Rove warned Harriett Miers that a Republican congressman's re-election was in serious jeopardy. Newly published emails show what happened next.
Former U.S. Attorney Condemns Bush White House Interference With Renzi Probe
writer and journalist
As chronicled in a series of White House e-mails published Tuesday, Harriet Miers pressed a Justice Department official to issue a statement that would vindicate Rep. Rick Renzi.
Rick Renzi Corruption Charges: Five More Filed
The Justice Department has expanded its case against former Rep. Rick Renzi (R-Ariz.), adding five new corruption charges
Rick Renzi Unsuccessfully Tries To Get Evidence Tossed
A judge has rejected former Rep. Rick Renzi's attempts to prevent a majority of the evidence gathered from wiretaps and search
Renzi's Lawyers Argue Bush DOJ Leaked Info For Political Gain On Eve Of Election
We now have the lawyers of a former Republican Congressman arguing that the Bush Administration encouraged the Justice Department
Bush Administration Tipped Off Corrupt GOP Rep. To Wiretap: Officials
In the fall of 2006, one day after the Justice Department granted permission to a U.S. attorney to place a wiretap on a Republican
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Time To Stop Paying Lameduck Members of Congress If They Stop Showing Up For Work
Managing Editor, PoliticalBase.com
14 of the 26 non-voting members are lameducks who seem less interested in saving anything except their fat paychecks.
Rule by Thieves
John W. Whitehead
Constitutional attorney John W. Whitehead is president of The ...
We, the taxpayers, will be the ones to pay the bill when it comes due.
2006 Arizona CD-01 General Election: Renzi (R-i) vs Simon (D)
AZ-01: Renzi vs Simon
McCain Doesn't Know If Indicted Congressman Still Chairing His Campaign
By Associated Press, Associated Press
John McCain says indicted Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi is no longer taking part in his presidential campaign. McCain told
House GOP Funk Worsens
For National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Cole (Okla.), every week seems to bring a new set of problems
Rick Renzi Indicted: McCain Co-Chair Hit For Fraud, Extortion
Paul Kiel breaks down the indictment: Renzi is listed as an Arizona co-chair McCain's website. The charges boil down to this
John McCain and the Rick Renzi 35-Count Indictment
Joseph A. Palermo
Author, historian, professor
Call your local right-wing radio host today and demand that McCain ask Rick Renzi to be his running mate. McCain-Renzi '08!
Update From a Democratic Party Outsider -- A Qualified Progressive Candidate with Grassroots Support Who Won't Pander
My agenda does not appear to be in line with the plans of Democratic party insiders who have "anointed" an "insider" candidate for the seat.
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