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Firefighters Union Holds Off Endorsing After Biden Decides Not To Run

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The powerful International Association of Firefighters has decided not to endorse a candidate for president this year, now that Vice Pre...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Skips Firefighters Conference

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Presidential hopefuls from both parties made their way to the Hyatt Regency hotel on Capitol Hill this week, where they spoke to thousan...

Amanda Terkel

Hawkish Republican Congressman Uneasy With GOP Senators' Letter To Iran

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), a frequent critic of President Barack Obama's foreign policies, expressed his disapproval Tuesday of a letter ...

Firefighters Blast Romney As 'Anti-Worker'

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The International Association of Fire Fighters union has distributed a video to its members that compiles several damaging comments Mitt...

Senator DeMint: Al-Qaeda Is the Enemy, Not America's Unions

Stewart Acuff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stewart Acuff

Sen. DeMint placed a "hold" on Southers' nomination as head of the TSA because Southers will not come out against granting collective bargaining and other basic worker rights to 40,000 Transportation Security Officers.

Genetic Freaks: Semenya & Yao. One Gets Humiliation, the Other Gets an NBA Contract. Why?

Jane Devin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jane Devin

I find it disturbing that anyone, least of all an 18 year-old, would be subjected to forced gender testing in order to appease their competitors.