Stories by Molly Ivins

For decades, Molly Ivins wrote hundreds of columns about politics, Texas and other bizarre happenings. subscribe to Molly Ivins's feed

Posted on: Jun 25, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Bush's solution to global warming: Eliminate references to studies concluding that warming is at least partly caused by rising concentrations of smokestack and tailpipe emissions.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Everybody's in favor of a plan to help senior citizens with prescription drug costs. The question is whether the bills currently in the House and Senate are actually an improvement.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The Iraqi Gold Rush is on. Even corporate criminal WorldCom --perpetrator of the largest accounting fraud in American history -- is getting in on the riches.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Recent books by Hillary Clinton and Sid Blumenthal recall the scandal plagued Clinton presidency.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2003, Source: AlterNet

All this big talk about tax cuts from Washington comes down to taking away after-school programs and health clinics and firefighters.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Wind power makes so much sense that no one really needs to make the case for it.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2003, Source: AlterNet

All over this country, working people are losing out. 2.7 million jobs have already disappeared and we stand to lose much more.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2003, Source: AlterNet

"Where are the weapons of mass destruction?" is a fairly obvious question at this point. But if you ask, expect to be shot down.

Posted on: May 28, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The FCC has been captured by the industry it is supposed to regulate.

Posted on: May 26, 2003, Source: AlterNet

It was horrible and sickening, but I could not stop watching the final days of the Texas Legislature. Fellow Texans, the ripple effects of this disaster will come to haunt us all.

Posted on: May 21, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Good thing we won the war, because the peace sure looks like a quagmire.

Posted on: May 15, 2003, Source: AlterNet

True, it has been 50 years since a legislature has overturned a court-ordered redistricting plan; on the other hand, nothing says they can't.

Posted on: May 7, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The Bush administration apparently feels entitled to take actions punishing close old friends for not siding with us in a war we may have lied about.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The rest of the world is not going to forget that WMDs were our primary reason for an unprovoked, pre-emptive war.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The Bush administration is leading the charge with proposed new rules that will erode the 40-hour workweek and affect more than 80 million workers now protected by the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2003, Source: AlterNet

New nominations for the hotly contested "What Were They Thinking?" title, also known as, "Is There Anybody Here With a Lick of Sense?"

Posted on: Nov 23, 2002, Source: Boulder Daily Camera

Feeling paranoid about government control lately? You've got good reason to be concerned.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2002, Source:

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