Stories by Jim Newell

Jim Newell covers politics and media for Salon. subscribe to Jim Newell's feed

Posted on: Sep 8, 2014, Source: Salon

Republican Sen. Pat Roberts could lose to independent candidate Greg Orman, while the unpopular GOP Gov. Sam Brownback might be unseated by a Democrat.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2014, Source: Salon

Evidence is mounting that the Texas gov covered up a grave injustice, but isn't he dreamy?

Posted on: Jul 27, 2014, Source:

Here's how any association with Tom Donohue's pro-business lobby became poisonous.

Posted on: May 29, 2014, Source: Salon

The more the first lady fights to save nutrition in schools, the more the lunatics rant.