2012 Campaign

Cheyenne among Wyoming communities with ozone levels above proposed … – Casper Star

Air pollution in Cheyenne exceeds a proposed ozone standard announced Wednesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  The proposal calls for a lowering of the ozone threshold from the…

Not every turkey escapes the White House

Each Thanksgiving, two lucky turkeys are saved from impending death and join that exclusive list of birds who have stood in the Rose Garden with the president of…

Judge puts brakes on EPA’s action against Alaska’s Pebble Mine

Local News Tacoma romance that wouldn’t be denied is immortalized in memories — and a stopped clock You can read the rest of this article at: http://www.thenewstribune.com/2014/11/25/3508612/judge-puts-brakes-on-epas-action.html?sp=/99/296/358/…

Features

2012 US Senate Races Overview

2012 US Senate Races Overview

US Senators serve a six-year term.  The terms are staggered so that one-third of the…

We’re Shutting Down to Protest SOPA

We’re Shutting Down to Protest SOPA

We’re shutting down our website tomorrow, Wednesday, January 18th in protest of the proposed Stop Online Piracy Act  (SOPA).…

Legislation

H.R. 5748, The Medicaid Generic Drug Price Fairness Act of 2014

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H.R. 5747, To authorize the direct provision of defense articles, defense services, and related training to the Kurdistan Regional Government, and for other purposes

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Top Ten Bills

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H.R. 5746, The Keeping America Safe from Ebola Act of 2014

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Corruption

U.S. Senate races to attract 1 million TV ads

That illustrates a massive change in the dynamics of Kansas’ race. During the week after Labor Day, for example, Kansas TV…

Florida 2012

Gene Lyons: The old South fades

Politically speaking, we live by caricature. Particularly in the age of satellite TV news and Internet fulmination, the temptation is to melodrama. So I wasn’t terribly surprised…

Massachusetts 2012

National Dems jump into Mass. Senate race air war

(CNN) – With two and a half weeks to go until a special Senate election in Massachusetts, two national Democratic groups are going up with television commercials…

Nevada 2012

11 takeaways from Sen. Harry Reid’s visit to the Sun

Christopher DeVargas Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sits down with the Las Vegas Sun on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. By Sun Staff (contact) Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 |…

Virginia 2012

Mark Warner adviser overstates rural vote for senator

Plenty of Monday morning quarterbacks attended a recent seminar where a political adviser to Democratic incumbent Mark Warner and one for Republican Ed Gillespie looked back on Virginia’s…

New Mexico 2012

School District Unsure About Graduation Requirements

    The Aesop’s Fable goes like this: A boy cries wolf when there is no wolf, and the first time, the whole town rushes to help him.…

Ohio 2012

Brown, Great Lakes senators urge action on Asian carp threat

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Michigan 2012

Peters endorsed by Stabenow and Levin for U.S. Senate

In a press release, Levin said, “It’s of course important to me that the person who is elected to represent Michigan in the Senate next year be…

New York 2012

Sen. Gillibrand’s military sexual assault bill passes

Congress is sending President Barack Obama a comprehensive defense bill that would crack down on sexual assault in the military and add protections for victims. The Senate…