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This is Los Angeles: We Don't Do the Same Old, Same Old Here

Marianne Williamson | Posted 05.25.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

Many times in life, we say we want change but are then terrified when the opportunity for it arrives. What America needs -- if we really want change -- is eighteen Independents in the House of Representatives.

Fundraisers: Sinking One Politician at a Time

Julianne Shinto | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Julianne Shinto

One surprisingly hot topic at fundraisers lately is campaign finance reform. Surprising to me because I can't imagine trying to make a sale and telling my customers that buying is itself a dangerous trend.

9 Reasons to Say No on Syria

Brent Roske | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics
Brent Roske

If I was in Congress my vote for a strike against Syria would be 'No.' Here's why.

Despite Success, Bachmann Refuses To Back Off

Politico | Posted 09.22.2012 | Politics

Michele Bachmann has raised and spent more money this election cycle than any member of the House aside from Speaker John Boehner – close to $16 mil...

Janell Ross

Spanish-Language Congressional Debate In Texas Race Highlights Politics of Population Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 09.11.2012 | Latino Voices

In the race to represent Texas’s 23rd Congressional District, an area that stretches about 550 miles from San Antonio to El Paso, Republican incumbe...

One Congressional Race and the Future of Civilization

Ken Allen | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics
Ken Allen

Paul Ryan is a key and willing envoy of the very corporate interests and economic errors that will doom us if we let them. It would be immensely useful to defeat him -- to help discredit the politics and disastrous delusions he represents.

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: VA-09

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Originally posted on The MarkUp. This is the nineteenth article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candid...

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: IN-09

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Originally posted on The MarkUp. This is the thirteenth article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candid...

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: FL-02

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Originally posted on The MarkUp. This is the ninth article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candidates ...

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: PA-11

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Originally posted on The Mark Up. This is the seventh in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candidates in ke...

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: OH-01

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

This is the third article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candidates in key races around the country. ...

G.O.P. Seeks To Widen Field Of Play In Fall Elections: New York Times

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Republicans are luring new candidates into Congressional races and analysts say the number of seats up for grabs in November appears to b...

Sam Stein

Palin Actually Not That Popular In NY-23

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin may have managed to drastically alter the course of upstate New York's special congressional election with a comment on her Facebook page....

Ryan Frazier Rumored To Be Dropping Senate Race To Challenge Perlmutter

Denver Post | Lynn Bartels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Aurora City Councilman Ryan Frazier will drop out of the crowded GOP race for the U.S. Senate and instead challenge U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter, The Denve...

Sam Stein

GOP Pulling Its Ads From Bachmann's Race, Media Buyers Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Five days after Rep. Michele Bachmann went on a McCarthy-esque rant suggesting Barack Obama was unpatriotic and urging the major newspapers of the cou...