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Hatch Act

Comey Violated The Hatch Act And Must Be Fired

Mark_Levine | Posted 11.03.2016 | Politics

The Hatch Act is not grounds for criminal prosecution. It is grounds to fire a federal employee.

The Bully Mentality--Part II

Harlan Green | Posted 10.31.2016 | Politics
Harlan Green

I wrote several years ago about the bully mentality that has pervaded so much of our society and is now part of our political system. I wrote then: "...

Watching the Watchman

Paula Gordon | Posted 10.30.2016 | Politics
Paula Gordon

Under J. Edgar Hoover, the FBI asserted that the mafia didn't exist, enabled Joe McCarthy's witch hunts and worked diligently to discredit and undermi...

Jon Ward

IRS Commissioner Contradicts Earlier Testimony, Admits Tea Party Targeting Was Partisan | Jon Ward | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The head of the Internal Revenue Service on Tuesday, in his second day of sworn testimony before congressional committees, admitted unde...

Paul Blumenthal

Complaint Over Super PAC's Oil Money Demands Closer Look | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A collection of good government and environmental groups filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) on Tuesday against...

Kathleen Sebelius Admits 'Mistake'

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius admits she made a mistake during remarks in February that...

What's It All About, Romney?

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

For Mitt Romney, it's about exploiting the 99 percent for the profit of the 1 percent. That vulture capitalist philosophy is bad enough in the business world, but it's dead wrong for public service.

Report Finds Bush White House Violations

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House Office of Political Affairs during the George W. Bush administration violated the law by giving briefings to political ...