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Zimmerman's Bond Hearing Reveals He Allegedly Slapped Ex-Girlfriend, Claimed Self-Defense
Posted on: Apr 20, 2012, Source: Think Progress
National Review Tries To Distance Itself From Derbyshire For Racist Column, But Silent On Calls For Firing Him
Posted on: Apr 7, 2012, Source: ThinkProgress
Following Coca-Cola and PepsiCo,...x.x
Posted on: Apr 6, 2012, Source: Think Progress
Newt Gingrich Compares His Failure To Make The Virginia Ballot To The Pearl Harbor Attack
Posted on: Dec 26, 2011, Source: Think Progress
Interfaith Clergy To Present 200,000 Signatures At Lowe’s Headquarters Today Demanding An Apology For Pulling Ads
Posted on: Dec 20, 2011, Source: Think Progress
Jacked Up Gas Prices Are Creating a Windfall for Big Oil -- Time to End Their $4 Billion in Subsidies From Taxpayers
Posted on: May 5, 2011, Source: The Progress Report
Democrats on Capitol Hill are now pushing multiple measures to force a vote on eliminating the tax loopholes piece by piece -- will the GOP continue to shill for Big Oil?
GOP's Austerity Budget Gives Big Oil a Free Ride
Posted on: Apr 4, 2011, Source: Climate Progress
Right-Wing Radio Host Mark Levin Rips Jeb Bush For Urging Outreach To Latinos
Posted on: Jan 17, 2011, Source: Think Progress
ACLU’s Holiday Message Labeled ‘Suspicious Activity’ By Tennessee Counter-Terrorism Officials
Posted on: Dec 25, 2010, Source: Think Progress
After Apologizing, Target Kept Donating Money to Homophobic Politicos
Posted on: Dec 24, 2010, Source: Think Progress
Is Gov. Bobby Jindal Sabotaging Gulf Efforts for Political Gain?
Posted on: Jun 28, 2010, Source: The Progress Report
He has delayed the deployment of National Guard troops, led a crusade to build sand berms thatexperts say won't work, and confused the planning of the spill response.
New White House Plan: Solve the Problem of Childhood Obesity in a Generation
Posted on: May 20, 2010, Source: The Progress Report
The goal is so ambitious because the crisis of childhood obesity is so grave -- with the current generation of Americans on track to have a shorter lifespan than their parents.
Who's on the Shortlist to Replace Justice Stevens?
Posted on: Apr 12, 2010, Source: The Progress Report
Three candidates are rumored to sit atop Obama's shortlist to replace Stevens -- will any of them garner a Republican filibuster?
Can a New Bill on Climate Legislation Get Things Back on Track and Counter Rising Attacks Against Science?
Posted on: Mar 2, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
Denialists have taken their rhetoric as far as to have one state rule climate change should be taught as a "debate." Can new efforts for a green economy set things right again?
Stop Murkowski: Alaska Senator to Deal Huge Blow to Clean Air and Global Warming Regulation
Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: The Progress Report
Her "Dirty Air Act" resolution would threaten the hopes for a clean energy economic recovery for the nation.
Dodd Headed to Treasury?
Posted on: Jan 6, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
"Dodd's cozy relations with Countrywide and A.I.G. could subject his nomination to a messy confirmation battle."
Right-Wingers Call For Racial Profiling: "There Should be a Separate Line [For] Anybody With the Name Abdul"
Posted on: Dec 28, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
In the wake of the failed terrorist attempt aboard a Northwest airlines flight on Christmas Day, the right wing is renewing its pleas for more profiling of Muslims.
Gingrich's New Contract With America: 'Our Commitment Should Be Simpleâ€¦We're Repealing' Health Care
Posted on: Dec 12, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Of course he also sprinkled some hyperbolic fear-mongering into his speech.
Why Is Mainstream Media Faking a Climate Scandal When There's Real Reporting to Be Done?
Posted on: Dec 10, 2009, Source: The Progress Report
There is plenty of reporting to be done in Copenhagen, but instead the media is playing into deniers' conspiracy theories.
Obama Advisers Backpedal on Afghanistan: "There Is No Timetable;" "We're Not Talking About an Exit Strategy"
Posted on: Dec 7, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Over the weekend, David Petraeus, James Jones, Hillary Clinton, and Joe Biden told various news outlets that 2011 is not a hard deadline for withdrawal.
Harlem Gospel Choir Pulls Out of Glenn Beck Event
Posted on: Dec 1, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Who wants to be caught on the wrong side of Beck?
Inhofe Trashes Military Generals Who Advocate For Clean Energy Legislation
Posted on: Nov 30, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
The national security implications of climate change cannot be so easily dismissed.
Fox Issues On-Air Apology for Misleading Footage of Palin Crowds
Posted on: Nov 19, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Fox news makes mistakes?
Tom Tancredo "Fully Intends to Run" for Governor of Colorado
Posted on: Nov 14, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
This should be some first-class crazy.
Rep. Steve King Calls Obama Administration the 'Gangster Government.'
Posted on: Nov 12, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Rep. Steve King (R-IA), one of the right wingâ€™s most shameless hate-mongers, has propagated all sorts of baseless attacks on Obama.
Marine Reservist Chases, Assaults Greek Orthodox Priest Whom He Mistook for an Arab Terrorist
Posted on: Nov 10, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Jasen D. Bruce hit the priest in the head with a tire iron, then chased him three blocks.
Who's to Blame for All the Dithering on Climate Legislation?
Posted on: Nov 5, 2009, Source: The Progress Report
Yes, Inhofe is behind much of it, but he's only part of the problem.
GOP Loon Goes Off the Rails: Health Reform Greater Threat than Terrorism
Posted on: Nov 2, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
The government's trying to put you to death, don't you know.
Steele Agrees That GOP Should Cease To Exist In New Jersey If Corzine Wins
Posted on: Oct 28, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
You've got to see it to believe it.
Fox News' Neil Cavuto Credits Bush with Economic Recovery
Posted on: Oct 15, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
On his Fox News show, Neil Cavuto claimed the stock market rebound is evidence of a "Bush recovery".
Rush Limbaugh Claims He Spawned Glenn Beck
Posted on: Oct 13, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Limbaugh, it seems, is a little put off by Beck's enormous viewer base.
Former Bush General Defends DADT: "Gays Can Serve In the Military; They Just Can't Serve Openly"
Posted on: Oct 12, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
In his speech to the Human Rights Campaign this weekend, President Obama pledged to "end" Don't Ask, Don't Tell.
Bachmann: I'm comfortable with Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck being the voices of the GOP.
Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Bachmann once again demonstrated her true love for Fox News.
Neocon Insanity: Abrams Says Iranians Would Be Fine with an Attack on Their Country
Posted on: Oct 3, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
This guy's nuttier than a fruitcake.
Tough Progressive House Member Alan Grayson Gives GOPers a Taste of Their Own Medicine
Posted on: Sep 30, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
"I donâ€™t think the Democrats need to be on defense," Rep. Grayson said. "I think we should be on the offense and not the defense, and thatâ€™s where I plan to stay."
John Bolton on 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell:' "People Can Have Any Sexual Orientation They Want"
Posted on: Sep 29, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
In spite of this statement, Bolton, the former U.S. Ambassador to the UN, stopped short of endorsing the policy's dissolution.
Romney Touts Fox Nation Website as Ticket to GOP Political Success
Posted on: Sep 28, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Top GOP figures urge viewers to click on Fox Nation.
GOP Base, Leadership (and Limbaugh) Shun Rep Who Voted for Climate Bill
Posted on: Sep 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Chairman Steele withdraws support for Rep. Kirk over cap-and-trade vote.
Baucus Says He 'Worked Hard To Get That Bipartisan Support' for a Bill That Has No Bipartisan Support
Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
He reiterated his hope that Republicans will vote for his bill by the time a vote comes up
Republicans Flock to the Aid of Joe "You Lie!" Wilson, Agree That the Confederate Flag Still Rocks
Posted on: Sep 15, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Yesterday, Rep. Steve King, R-IA, began circulating a letter defending Joe Wilson. He went so far as to agree that the Confederate flag should fly in S.C.
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