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White House Break-in

Jeff Danziger | Posted 11.30.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Shell, mulling a new Louisiana plant, turns to a community go-between

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.06.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Nov. 4, 2013 edition.) Shell might build a natural gas-to-liquids or GTL plant in Louis...

New Facts Call Into Question DOJ Investigations Past and Present

Andrew Kreig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Kreig

A question reporters and the public need to pursue is whether a culture of error and cover-up prevailed in the Department of Justice under Bush and continues under President Obama.

Man Returns Home From Work To Find A Man In His Home Wearing His Boxers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

24-year-old Timothy P. Gonzales has been taken into police custody after breaking into a man's house in Golden, CO and acting as if the home were his....

Alberto Gonzales To Teach At Texas Tech

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LUBBOCK, Texas — Alberto Gonzales, who resigned as U.S. attorney general two years ago, is coming to Texas Tech this fall to teach political sci...

Alberto Gonzales: Empathetic Judges "Dangerous"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following Supreme Court Justice David Souter's announcement that he planned to retire, conservatives have attacked and mocked President Obama's statem...

Harman's Wiretap Woes and the AIPAC Cabal

Marcy Winograd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcy Winograd

Was Harman a true believer in Israel and AIPAC or was she caught up in a script that had spun out of control?

Gonzales: I'll Cooperate With 'Truth Commission' Probe

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales appeared at a forum on Republicans and the Hispanic vote at the Capitol Hill Club this morning, getting a sta...

Alberto Gonzales: I Don't Think Obama AG Will Prosecute Me

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his confirmation hearing Eric Holder, President Obama's nominee for Attorney General, declared definitively that "waterboarding is torture." Form...

Dear Dick: We Have Received Your Resume...

Jamie Malanowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamie Malanowski

Dear Dr. Rice: This is to confirm that you will be teaching a course at The Learning Annex on Saturday, January 31st, to be entitled "Power Enabling: Smart Women, Costly Blunders.''

The Deep Hypocrisy of Republican Rule

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

Standing before the American Enterprise Institute, Bush made another embarrassing attempt to shore up his failed legacy, pleading futilely that he is not the 21st century's Herbert Hoover.

No Choice But to Prosecute Cheney, for the Good of the Country

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

With his admission on television to having authorized waterboarding, Dick Cheney will not be able to travel outside the United States without fearing arrest as a war criminal.

Friday Talking Points [58] -- [Expletive Deleted] Blagojevich

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The history of profanity in American political discourse is an untold story out there just waiting for someone to research and write about -- although...

Framing Sarah Palin

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats should stay away from the baby stories. They must resist the urge to comment at all on it. Let the media do the muckraking.

Ashcroft No-Bid Contract Brings Scrutiny To Justice Department

New York Times | PHILIP SHENON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When the top federal prosecutor in New Jersey needed to find an outside lawyer to monitor a large corporation willing to settle criminal charges out o...