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Obama Wants to Re-Open Lady Liberty's Crown

Marlene H. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Marlene H. Phillips

After 9/11, I thought it was wrong to close the Crown; the Statue of Liberty is the first image of America for millions of immigrants, and for untold millions it is the iconic symbol of the US.

Salazar Pledges To Help Modernize Grid, Reduce Oil Dependence

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Salazar pledged to "clean up the mess" at the Department of Interior, which has seen controversies over non-collection of oil royalties and an embarra...

Along Came Caroline. And Andrew. And Beau.

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

Speculation about Hillary Clinton's successor in the Senate will soon be moot, but the debate about America's political dynasties is hopefully just starting.

Ritter Meets With Baca To Discuss Senate Replacement

Mario Solis-Marich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Solis-Marich

The seat being vacated by Senator Ken Salazar, while not attracting a cable media frenzy, may in fact prove to be a far more strategically important choice than New York's.

Wrong Again: How the Press and Pundits Harm The Nation

Aaron Harber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Harber

The Art Of Choosing Replacements)The Press & Political Pundits Set the Wrong Stage There is more than one Governor selecting a new U.S. Senator but I...

Ken Salazar Not Environmentalists' First Choice For Interior - Grijalva Was

New York Times | JOHN M. BRODER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Environmental advocates offered mixed reviews of Mr. Salazar, 53, a first-term Democratic senator who served as head of Colorado's natural resources d...

Obama's Animal Welfare Team

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

Obama has pledged to make progress for animal welfare and environmental stewardship, and we hope these appointees will prove to be an excellent team to help him meet these crucial goals.

Reading the Lieberman Tea Leaves

Jane Hamsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jane Hamsher

Sources indicate that Reid is not kicking Joe out yet because there are several Senate seats still to be decided. So what are Lieberman's options at this point?

Come To Ohio! What We Can Learn From 2004 - And What We Can Do In 2008

Sandi DuBowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sandi DuBowski

This election created a whole new generation of activists. We have energy and we have numbers. Justice will prevail. A people awakened cannot be put back to sleep.

Friday Talking Points [48] -- Throwing Out The Rulebook

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Back in Volume 36 of this Friday Talking Points column, I pointed out what seemed to me to be an obvious observation -- that the media was going a lot...