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We Built It

Who Built Senator-Turned-Dirty Energy Lobbyist Trent Lott? You Did

David Halperin | Posted 04.30.2013 | Green
David Halperin

Members of Congress, congressional staff members, and other federal officials are increasingly using their tenures as paid public servants to qualify themselves to be lobbyists for corporations, including dirty energy firms.

The Video The Chamber Of Commerce Doesn't Want You To See

The Huffington Post | Janean Chun | Posted 10.23.2012 | Small Business

So you really think you built it? OMB Watch wants you to get over yourself. Mitt Romney may not have revived the actual "we built it" rally cry du...

We Built It

Thrity Umrigar | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics
Thrity Umrigar

Yes, I've worked hard, but if I am to be honest, my life was made possible by the labor and love and sacrifice of family and the hard work, brilliance and kindness of strangers.

We Built That

David Beem | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics
David Beem

The Dems will "give" in the spirit of cooperation they received. I'm not saying it's particularly wise -- just that it's a reasonable thing to expect. In fact, can anyone remember a time of greater short-sighted politicking than the one we're living through today?

This Labor Day

Randi Weingarten | Posted 09.01.2012 | Education
Randi Weingarten

Labor Day means many things to many people -- back to school, the end of summer, a needed respite from the daily grind. For working people and union members, Labor Day stands for something special and profound.

Yes, We Built This -- We the People of the United States

Benjamin R. Barber | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Benjamin R. Barber

Let's not argue with Paul Ryan about whether "we built it" or the government built it. Let's remind ourselves that what makes America exceptional and Americans free is that when we talk about "we," it is John Dewey's "great community," the greatness of "we the people" to which we all belong.

War, Medicare And 8 Other Surprising Non-Issues At The RNC

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 08.31.2012 | Small Business

"Small business" was a major buzzword at the Republican National Convention, beating out major GOP talking points, like health care reform and the nat...

We the People Built It

Jeff Danziger | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


WATCH: Stewart Rips RNC's Big Catch Phrase

Posted 08.30.2012 | Comedy

Tuesday night's speeches at the Republican National Convention in Tampa were centered on a new catchphrase: We Built It. The slogan is the latest ...

Nate C. Hindman

Phil Archuletta, RNC's 'We Built It' Speaker, Built It With Some $1.5 Million From Uncle Sam | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 08.29.2012 | Small Business

Is it that hard to find a small business owner who hasn’t relied on the government? Apparently for Republican National Convention organizers, it is....

WATCH: GOP's 'We Built It' Mania Reaches A Frenzy At RNC 2012

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday night at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, the GOP's mania over Obama's "you didn't build that" remark reached new heights. ...

Mitt Romney Takes 'We Built It' Message To Spanish

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

The Romney campaign targeted its "we built that" campaign message at Latinos in two new web videos -- one in Spanish and another in English -- release...