Stories by Nico Pitney

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Posted on: Apr 24, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

MSNBC's Keith Olbermann will pay for Sean Hannity's waterboarding.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"They better not do it," he said. "If we are going to be Ronald Reagan's Shining City on the Hill, we don't get to torture. We don't do it."

Posted on: Mar 16, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Chris Hansen traveled around the country interviewing the families who were being removed from their homes.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Gupta hosts "House Call" on CNN, contributes reports to CBS News, and writes a column for Time magazine.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Emanuel is on tape telling Blago's chief of staff that Obama would not offer any favors to induce the governor to choose Obama's favored candidate.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Hillary requested time to consider the offer, officials said.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The New York Senator is reportedly under consideration for the position of Secretary of State.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

This bodes well for the progressive community.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Lawrence Eagleburger joins the list of folks who don't think Palin is ready to lead.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Urge McCain to offer full public disclosure about his health records.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Joe Biden lashed out at Sarah Palin on Wednesday, calling her recent rhetoric "ugly" and "mildly dangerous."

Posted on: Sep 30, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

You know, since it worked out so well the first time.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Some compassionate conservatism there.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Former Chiquita CEO oversaw $1.7 million payoff to right-wing paramilitary group.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The Democratic National Committee doesn't pull its punches in this attack on John "100 years" McCain.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Statements made by Bill Clinton mirroring Obama's "bitter voters" comment -- uttered while he was running for president in 1991 -- have now surfaced.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

McCain aides describe intervening to protect the candidate "from himself."

Posted on: Jan 22, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Unbeknownst to him, basketball legend-turned-author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was pulled into the 2008 campaign fray this week.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Sam Stein and Nico Pitney: Even with these documents at hand, Huckabee supported the release of Dumond from prison, backed by fervent anti-Clinton activists.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Nico Pitney: Obama calls for an immediate withdrawal of US forces from Iraq and speaks out against preemptive war with Iran.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Nico Pitney: In an address yesterday to a group of Wyoming high schoolers, Cheney continued to insist on an Iraqi hand in 9/11, even when this myth has been thoroughly rejected by nearly everyone else on the planet.

Posted on: May 16, 2007, Source: The Progress Report

A new revelation from Alberto Gonzales' former deputy reveals an attempt at an outrageous attempt to get a bedridden John Ashcroft to extend Bush's unwarranted domestic spying program

Posted on: Mar 27, 2007, Source: Center for American Progress

Journalists seem to have forgotten that they are supposed to be watchdogs -- not cheerleaders of government corruption.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2005, Source: The Progress Report

Can a man who played a significant role in the Enron scandal be the best pick to head the SEC? And it's not just Enron...

Posted on: Aug 11, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Voting Green isn't necessarily the most effective way to achieve Green policies. Voting Dean may be progressives' best move toward victory in 2004.