Stories by Wayne Barrett

Wayne Barrett is a Nation Institute Fellow who has been covering the presidential election for the Daily Beast and Mother Jones. He was a senor editor and investigative reporter at the Village Voice for nearly four decades, and has written several books, including Rudy! An Investigative Biography of Rudy Giuliani. subscribe to Wayne Barrett's feed

Posted on: Nov 4, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Progressive Tammy Baldwin's challenger owes part of his sudden multi-million wealth to his time with the Washington lobbying firm, Akin Gump.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney is trying to sell himself as bipartisan. According to reporters, he invested little time in building ties with legislators.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney: “We don’t want another Iraq. We don’t want another Afghanistan. That’s not the right course for us.”

Posted on: Sep 17, 2012, Source: Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

If Romney is elected, this bête noire of environmentalists will have a very old friend in a very high place.

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

In both Michigan and Florida it was Republicans who fomented the move-up of primaries to dates out-of-line with the DNC calendar.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2006, Source: The Nation

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has made millions from his Sept. 11 grandstanding and has positioned himself for a presidential run based on his 9/11 persona. How much longer will he get away with it?