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The Hearts of Obama and Congress: Colder Than Winter in Maine

Pat LaMarche | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics
Pat LaMarche

Imagine how cold it has to be and how long it has to be that cold for a ten-mile by sixty-mile lake to stay frozen until the middle of April. And now imagine being a member of Congress deciding priorities for the world's wealthiest nation.

Sam Stein

Andrew Romanoff, Senate Candidate, Accused By Bennet Backing Oil Exec Of Hypocrisy, Soliciting Donations

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff emerging as a potential surprise winner in the state's Senate Democratic primary, political opponen...

Lawmakers Unsatisfied With Briefing From Oil Executives On Spill

McClatchy | William Douglas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee expressed concerns over the causes and cleanup of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill Tuesda...

Talking With The F.B.I.'s Undercover Source In Alaska's VECO Corruption Case

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Prewitt: "It's going to be a tight race, but Stevens could still win this thing. Stevens has been around so long, and we do have a very partisan situation up here in Alaska."

Exclusive Interview: Frank Prewitt, Author Of Last Bridge To Nowhere

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Prewitt: The book is my experience working as the confidential source who spent nearly four years helping the F.B.I. pry the lid open on the sordid world of political corruption in Alaska and Washington.

Oil Execs to Congress: I Drink Your Milkshake

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Supply and demand is one factor in determining price, but another factor used to be called "competition." Again, I'm not an economist, but I'm pretty sure that was supposed to drive prices down.

Oil Executives Defend Enormous Profits Before Senate

AP | H. JOSEF HEBERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — On a day oil prices leaped to unheard-of highs, senators lined up Big Oil's biggest executives and pummeled them with complaints th...