Stories by Howie Klein

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Posted on: Jun 20, 2009, Source: Down With Tyranny!

How Pelosi is keeping us out of the clutches of insurance industry predators.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

On Monday it was at the sentencing of a UBS swindler.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

McCain might as well have picked a parrot or a mynah bird.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Watched Joe Lieberman's speech so you didn't have to.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Insurance is broken in America. Time to fix it.

Posted on: May 29, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

A bipartisan coalition of governors are prodding the GOP to move on easing the housing crisis.

Posted on: May 27, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

With it's new movie, Recount, HBO digs up old wounds.

Posted on: May 23, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The Coal industry is spending $35 million to convince us otherwise.

Posted on: May 22, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

100 Republicans joined Democrats to override Bush's lame-duck veto of the bill.

Posted on: May 20, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Fractures within the Republican base threaten McCain's election prospects.

Posted on: May 16, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Bipartisan support sped the new GI Bill through the House. Passing it in the Senate wont' be so easy.

Posted on: May 13, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Public infrastructure is deteriorating and Wall St. stands to profit from it.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The Senator's votes fail to live up to his rhetoric or his reputation on the environment.

Posted on: May 9, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The House defies Bush's veto threat on legislation to help families hurt by the crisis.

Posted on: May 8, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The time to do nothing is quickly running out.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Even George Bush isn't buying what McCain is selling at the gas pump.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Despite failures in the market, the mortgage industry is fighting tighter regulation tooth and nail.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Top officials approved torture methods.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

How badly will another cranky old right-winger in the presidential race hurt McCain?

Posted on: Apr 3, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

A vote for McCain is a vote for the return of a military draft.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

I don't think continuing Bush's economic policies-- as McCain has already been doing-- is going to help do anything to solve any of the problems.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

This morning Obama moved on from Fox/Limbaugh/Coulter World to part 2 of his critique of Bush's Iraq agenda, policies and failures.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Spitzer was tarred, feathered, driven out of office, and now nearly forgotten. Yet Louisiana's, Senatorial Pimp, David Vitter, is still in office

Posted on: Mar 12, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Rod Parsley not only endorsed McCain, McCain endorsed him.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

And Josh, one of Romney's five sons, may run for congress in Utah.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The latest GOP thief is Baptist preacher Mike Huckabee, who's been stealing music from the popular rock band Boston.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Earlier today his campaign chairman said it's pretty much all over for Giuliani, a victim of his own elitist strategy, which failed dismally.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Edwards should challenge his rivals Obama and Clinton to go back to Washington, DC and fight against retroactive immunity for the telecoms.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Also, Huckabee did the gigantic flip flop and jumped on the largely discredited Tancredo "send all illegal immigrants home" bandwagon.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

I have two words for the Huckabee defenders: Michael Vick.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2008, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Almost everyone thought the US invading Afghanistan was a good idea--everyone, that is, except people who know their Afghan history.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Bush-friendly lobbyists have infiltrated and influenced newspapers in Myanmar, and that's not all.

Posted on: Dec 24, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

While Musharraf was cracking jokes at Bush's expense he was stealing billions of American taxpayer dollars from the clueless Texas clod.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

The E.U. says if Bush doesn't shape up on climate issues now, they will boycott his face-saving environmental convening in Honolulu in January.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Howie Klein: Mike Huckabee, now in the lead in Iowa, believes God is responsible for his 17-point surge since October.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Howie Klein: Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch says "Giuliani acted improperly and appeared to be covering something up."

Posted on: Nov 27, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Howie Klein: The premature retirements of Hastert and Lott are just a small part of a larger trend.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Howie Klein: In Arkansas people know him as an untrustworthy, vicious and distinctly unfriendly purveyor of hard partisan politics.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Today's action is just a 24-hour moratorium on consumer spending. I think if I've gone for 37 or 38 years without a Coke or Pepsi, I can certainly handle that.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2007, Source: Down With Tyranny!

Giuliani's problems go well beyond his immediate associates and ne'er-do-wells like best buddy/Mafia bagman Bernie Kerik.

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