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Posted on: Apr 15, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

After 60 years, the taxpayer should not continue to subsidize multibillion-dollar corporations in the nuclear energy sector.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Bottom line: Corporations should not be able to go into their treasuries and spend millions and millions of dollars on a campaign in order to buy elections.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2010, Source: AlterNet

If there is a silver lining in the action of MSNBC against Keith Olbermann, it is that people will now pay more attention to the political role of corporate media in America.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2010, Source: BuzzFlash

We must make the wealthy pay their fair share in taxes.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2009, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Nov 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

In my view, the real solution to the problem of how to reform health care in this country is a Medicare-for-all, single-payer system.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2009, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Sep 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Over a year ago, we suffered the most significant financial collapse since the Great Depression, and the result of that is massive unemployment and underemployment.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Just the other day, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said "it is very likely that the recession has ended."

Posted on: Sep 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

I am deeply concerned that we appear to be getting pulled into another quagmire from which we don’t know how to exit – this time, in Afghanistan.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Ted Kennedy will go down in history as one of the giants of the U.S. Senate and one the most accomplished legislators in American history.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Six times as many Americans die every from lack of health care than the number of Americans killed in 9/11.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Forcing each American to fork over $2,200 at a time when median family income has declined by as much is no way to improve the economy.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2008, Source: AlterNet

If the economy is on the edge of collapse we need to act. But we can't just give away $700 billion of taxpayer money to the banks.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2007, Source: TheNation.com

By implementing new technologies, we can avert a potentially disastrous future.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Costa Ricans will be the first to ever vote on a "free trade" agreement.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2007, Source: In These Times

Bernie Sanders calls Bush on being out-of-touch with the squeeze felt by normal Americans.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2003, Source: TomPaine.com

Not much is known about the Vice President's role in building the case for war. Members of a key congressional subcommittee want more information.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2002, Source: AlterNet

House representative Bernie Sanders calls on fellow members of Congress to take immediate action against media monopolies.