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Will Congress Prevent Student-Loan Interest Rates From Doubling?

Will Congress Prevent Student-Loan Interest Rates From Doubling?

Joy Resmovits  03.21.2012
Spencer Pritchard, a first-year political economics student at University of California, Berkeley, has less control over his professional...
Apocalypse Now: GOP Budget Offers Second-Rate Vision for First-Rate Country

Apocalypse Now: GOP Budget Offers Second-Rate Vision for First-Rate Country

Ethan Rome  03.20.2012
The GOP budget is an immoral and callous clarion call for the middle class to pay more and get less. It promotes prosperity for the few...
The JOBS Act Is So Criminogenic That It Guarantees Full-Time Jobs for Criminologists

The JOBS Act Is So Criminogenic That It Guarantees Full-Time Jobs for Criminologists

William K. Black  03.20.2012
The "Jumpstart Our Business Startups" Act, the comically forced effort to create a catchy acronym, is the most cynical bill to emerge from...
Issa: 'We've Been Lied To'

Issa: 'We've Been Lied To'

Examiner.com  03.17.2012
California Congressman Darrell Issa has evidently gotten his “second wind” and in a Thursday evening interview with CNN’s Anderson...
Saluting the Congressman Who Served the Poor Around the World

Saluting the Congressman Who Served the Poor Around the World

Eva M. Clayton  03.16.2012
Rep. Donald Payne's New Jersey constituents will miss his dignified and dedicated representation. But perhaps the constituency group most...
What's at Stake for Women 2012: An Interview With Nancy Pelosi

What's at Stake for Women 2012: An Interview With Nancy Pelosi

Martha Burk  03.16.2012
"[Republicans] run against me because I'm effective. They came in massively against us because they feared what we were trying to do for...
Republicans to America: Death to Medicare

Republicans to America: Death to Medicare

Ethan Rome  03.15.2012
When the Republicans release their budget next week, they'll likely say they have a "new" Medicare proposal that will "save" Medicare instead...
Constitution Check: Has the Time Come to Limit Congressional Terms?

Constitution Check: Has the Time Come to Limit Congressional Terms?

Lyle Denniston  03.15.2012
It has been 17 years since the Supreme Court ruled that the states have no authority under state law to impose term limits on those who...
Dem Congressman Resigning To Focus On Gubernatorial Campaign

Dem Congressman Resigning To Focus On Gubernatorial Campaign

Sam Stein  03.10.2012
Congressman Jay Inslee (D-Wash.) will announce on Saturday that he is resigning from Congress to devote time to his run for governor, a...
Senator Planning Early Education Bill To Help Economy

Senator Planning Early Education Bill To Help Economy

Joy Resmovits  03. 8.2012
When Sen. Tom Harkin asked a panel of education experts at a Thursday Senate committee hearing how they would improve the country's public...
War Without End: Hoyer Won't Stop Fighting Against Seniors, His Party ... and the American People

War Without End: Hoyer Won't Stop Fighting Against Seniors, His Party ... and the American People

Richard (RJ) Eskow  03. 7.2012
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer is determined to advance his own career at the expense of middle-class Americans -- so much so that he's...