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Kasey Varner

Republicans Lose To Democrats For Sixth Straight Year In Congressional Baseball Game | Kasey Varner | Posted 06.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For the sixth year running, Democrats beat their Republican colleagues in the annual Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game for Charity. ...

GOP Rep. Wants To Abolish Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.06.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's call to raise the minimum wage has long been met with resistance from congressional Republicans, but Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas...

GOP Rep Cites Great Flood To Disprove Human Role In Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) turned to the Bible on Wednesday during a congressional hearing, using the Great Flood to support his claim that climate cha...

Fukushima USA: Hell or High Water

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Regulations are our way of ensuring that the drive for profits never again leads to needless tragedies: Not in Fukushima. Not in the Gulf of Mexico. Not in New Orleans. And not in your home town. Plain and simple.

Lucia Graves

BP Apologist Looking To Bend Term Limits In Longshot Bid For Energy Chairmanship | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) is waging a complex campaign to win the chairmanship of the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee -- an...

A Convenient Enemy

Scott Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Scott Edwards

It's all very black and white: EPA bad, industrial America good. Economy vs. the environment. Capitalism vs. socialism. Or, maybe, in the mind of Joe Barton, the "legitimately wrong" vs. the illegitimately right.

Joe Barton

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Here's the Campaign Speech Obama Should Be Giving to Help Democrats

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

President Obama needs to immediately shift gears and start aggressively touting the major, unprecedented accomplishments of his administration and Democrats before it's too late.

Spill, Baby, Spill! How the Left Can Win the PR War

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

If the left's ever gonna take back control of the message, they'll need to start dumbing-down their rhetoric so that it's clearly understood by the little guy.