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Barrett Brown vs. the Private Intelligence Business

Urizenus Sklar | Posted 08.23.2013 | Technology
Urizenus Sklar

In view of the recent exposure of the PRISM program by Edward Snowden, one might think journalist Barrett Brown would be in the news discussing the new revelations, but he isn't. He is in federal custody, facing charges that add up to 105 years in prison. The question is: Why?

Shedding a Tear for the Insurance Industry?

Brian Young | Posted 04.29.2013 | Business
Brian Young

ALEC and their allies in government and the media can cry their crocodile tears for the poor, downtrodden insurance companies, but I won't shed a tear for the multimillion dollar industry.

Amanda Terkel

Chamber Of Commerce CEO Made Record Amount In 2010

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Tom Donohue, the president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, made a record $4.7 million last year, at a time when the rest of the...

Sam Stein

Chamber Of Commerce vs. Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An executive order being crafted by the Obama administration that would require government contractors to disclose campaign contribution...

Amanda Terkel

Chamber Of Commerce's Lobbying To Extend Bush Tax Cuts Would Reap Millions For Wealthy Backers

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The labor-backed advocacy group U.S. Chamber Watch is taking aim at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in a new report, arguing that the indus...

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Accused of Tax Fraud

nytimes.com | ERIC LICHTBLAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- With a war chest rivaling that of the Republican Party itself, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has emerged in the last year as perhaps the ...