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Obama: No "Appetite" for Immigration Reform Now

Jane Hamsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jane Hamsher

President Obama has said the White House will not bring up immigration reform until next year. But reform is only going to get more difficult to pass after the election.

Why The Sierra Club No Longer Deserves Your Trust

Jane Hamsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jane Hamsher

The Sierra Club's ability to successfully advocate for environmental causes doesn't depend on access to politicians. But they have opted for an "inside" game, and have thus dropped the ball on pressuring officials from the outside.