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Posted on: Aug 4, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Doggett is being confronted by "angry, sign-carrying mobs" being orchestrated by well-heeled lobbyists.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

On top of that, his ratings are slipping.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The president of Max Motors (slogan: "God, Guns, Guts, and American Pick-Up Trucks") says the response has been very strong.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Newsweek reports that Stiglitz, "the man who predicted the global financial meltdown," is not getting his due respect from the Obama administration.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

How health insurance companies sought to discredit Michael Moore's 'SiCKO.'

Posted on: Jun 29, 2009, Source: The Progress Report

The focus is now on trying to make sure the bill clears the Senate and is not weakened by special interests.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2009, Source: AlterNet

As Congress inches closer to ushering in a clean energy economy that protects our planet, the far right is ramping up efforts to block it.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) pins the blame for his party's current failures on the Bush presidency.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The U.S. Army confirms that Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report,” has arrived in Iraq to tape a week of shows.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Yesterday, George Tiller, a Kansas doctor who administered abortions, was murdered "as he stood in the foyer of his church."

Posted on: May 29, 2009, Source: The Progress Report

The right wing media has gone to town with their vile rhetoric even as Republican senators have attempted to distance themselves from the hatred.

Posted on: May 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

On this Memorial Day, the nation celebrates the sacrifice of veterans who gave their lives in service to our country.

Posted on: May 23, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"Mancow Muller had the guts to put his mouth where his mouth was, and the guts to admit he was dead wrong."

Posted on: May 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Cheney claims her father would never ‘substitute his own judgment’ for the CIA’s.

Posted on: May 9, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"The Fed used a different measurement of bank-capital levels than analysts and investors had been expecting ... "

Posted on: May 7, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation – the parent company of Fox News – reported a 70% drop in net income.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

MoveOn released a video today calling for the impeachment of Jay Bybee.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"Imagine the outcries of patriotism (or lack thereof) if Massachusetts or New York hinted at secession during the Bush years."

Posted on: Apr 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The Washington Post interviews a number of friends and colleagues of Jay Bybee.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The Joint Personnel Recovery Agency Warned that the interrogation program would produce "unreliable information."