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Criminal Justice Bill Could Keep Kids Out of Solitary and Reunite Families

Karen Dolan | Posted 10.02.2016 | Politics
Karen Dolan

Weldon Angelos is a young father who wouldn't have been able to be in his two children's lives until he was 80 and his children were old and grey themselves. Angelos made mistakes and sold some marijuana.

Juvenile-Justice Reform: What Are We Waiting For?

National Council of La Raza | Posted 04.12.2015 | Latino Voices
National Council of La Raza

We have a widely recognized national problem and the rarest of commodities in Washington: broad, bipartisan support for reform. The time to act is now.

The DNI Executive Review Group on Intelligence and the Senate Oversight Committee on Intelligence: Exercises in Futility?

William E. Jackson Jr. | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics
William E. Jackson Jr.

An AP story published on The Huffington Post and in many newspapers on September 22, "Close Ties Between White House, NSA Spying Review" uncovered the sham exercise that constitutes the White House's promised review of NSA surveillance programs.

Earth to Pentagon: Follow the Freaking Money!

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

It's time to take another look at the wonderful, wacky world of government regulation of military contractors. By now it should be a no brainer that ...

Chucking Chuck Grassley

Trish Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trish Nelson

This Old Fossil A Poem by John Shumaker Ah Chuck "the man" Grassley, there's just not enough superlative invective ya can say about this old f...

Grassley: 'I've Lived Off The Public Tit' As A Congressman (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here's a new and weird mental image to add to the health care debate. On C-SPAN Tuesday morning, in a discussion over whether the Senate health care ...

Stop Using People with Disabilities as the Poster Children for the Republican Attack on Healthcare

Lennard Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lennard Davis

This rhetorical concern for the disabled is fascinating coming from the right, which has routinely worked against extending accommodations for them under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Sam Stein

Grassley Comment Raises Fresh Doubts About Bipartisanship | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Chuck Grassley's endorsement Wednesday of an unfounded, extremist argument that Democratic health care legislation could empower the government t...

Sen. Grassley: Obama Health Care Speech A "Waste Of TIme"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) twittered President Obama's afternoon remarks on health care, calling them a "Waste of time." Obama speech on healthCareRe...