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How Blanche Lincoln Tempted Fate -- And Lost

Jane Hamsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jane Hamsher

Over and over again, the Senate plays a game of "rotating villains", then manipulates the rules so that their big business contributors always win. People aren't stupid. They understand what's happening.

Ryan Grim

Wall Street Banks Tricking Little Guys Into Lobbying for Them | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wall Street titans, recognizing that they have something of a credibility problem when it comes to opposing regulatory reform, are enlisting more symp...