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Candidates Look To Unusual Source To Fuel Campaigns

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the hunt for campaign money, no distance is too far to travel, especially when the race between President Barack Obama and Mitt Romne...

America For Sale, Part Two: Obama's Leaked Trade Doc Breaks '08 Pledge To Not Sell Us Out Behind Our Backs

Posted 07.10.2012 | Business

During the 2008 campaign, Hillary Clinton warned America that Barack Obama, if elected president, would go behind the country's back and sell it out t...

Wells Fargo 125% Fee Hike

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 12.31.2011 | Business
Iris Erlingsdottir

Forty-five dollars for a transaction that a few weeks ago cost $20. What's the $25 increase for?

Is the Chamber of Commerce a Subversive Organization?

Jim Worth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Worth

Local chapters would do well to reject the national Chamber of Commerce's politically subversive activities by shedding the national body and continuing their good work with members in their own communities.

WATCH: Ed Schultz Takes On Business Lobby's 'Anti-American Money Bomb'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Ed Show" host Ed Schultz took on the powerful U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday night in the wake of allegations that the business lobby is spending...

Sam Stein

Bg Business Lobby Thrust Into Political Firestorm | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's $75 million campaign effort for the 2010 elections is being threatened by allegations that the business lobby receives ...

Behind the Costly Fannie/Freddie Mortgage Bailout

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Danny Schechter

In a globalized entangled and interconnected economy, no region can expect not to be impacted when the world's number one economy goes south.