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Million-Dollar Ad Blitz to Kill Net Neutrality

Megan Tady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Megan Tady

We warned that the coming months would bring a tidal wave of opposition from phone and cable company lobbyists -- the likes of which we have never seen before -- and indeed, it is already happening.

No Mo Joe

Norman Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norman Goldman

Not only should the Democrats say "no" to more Joe, they should realize they are destroying their base, and that the President has lost his mojo.

Byron Dorgan Constituents Mount Last-Ditch Campaign: Don't Retire!

The Plum Line | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A liberal group is mounting a last-ditch campaign to get Byron Dorgan to reconsider his retirement plans and remain in the Senate -- and the group's ...

Ryan Grim

Doughnuts For Dorgan: Drug Reimportation Killed In Deal That Might Get Cheaper Drugs For Seniors

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama and the Senate leadership can't whip up the votes necessary to pass a public option or even a Medicare buy-in compromise, but they did...

Democrats Dropping Out Of 2010 Elections

AP | DALE WETZEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota Sen. Byron Dorgan said Wednesday he decided against running for a fourth term because he wanted to pursue other op...

Dorgan Signals That He'll Add To The Hold On Bernanke

Firedoglake | David Dayen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night, Byron Dorgan gave his first interview since announcing his retirement, and in that appearance with Ed Schultz, he made two policy vows. Fi...

Byron Dorgan's Drug Importation Amendment Up For Vote

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There could be a showdown over the White House pharmaceutical deal on the Senate floor Monday over Sen. Byron Dorgan's (D-N.D) amendment allowing re-i...

Lawmaker Squashes Treasury Plan To Hire Stress-Reducing Humorists

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The chairman of the Senate Democratic Policy Committee quashed an effort by the Treasury Department to hire a cartoonist after the link to the job ad ...

Sex, Spitzer, Derivatives: Using Our Outrage

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

In a galling demonstration of Washington's tangled priorities, leaders in both parties still refuse to tap Eliot Spitzer's expertise for policymaking and enforcement in the current crisis.