In one resort town after another, the Republican presidential hopefuls are making their case to exclusive gatherings of donors whose wealth was unleashed by the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.
The first United States census was authorized. The census is important to the United States not just because it gives us a much more accurate count of how many residents and citizens there are (as opposed to interim projections) but because the resulting counts are used to set the number of members from each state […]
Thanks to Anthony Kennedy, the decision responsible for our new oligarchy has made Washington even more grotesque
Who knew Phil Robertson would win the coveted Andrew Breitbart Defender of the First Amendment Award from Citizens United? What an honor. He certainly used his speech to hate very well. I guess that's the criteria. Who can say the sickest,...Show More Summary
Yesterday, a pair of llamas escaped from their ranch in Sun City, Arizona. The two domesticated camelids—one white and saucy, the other black and shy—led police and citizens on an adorable high-speed chase through the city streets, evading capture for an hour as a local news helicopter tracked them live and beamed the video across the Internet. Show More Summary
Did you take a shower this morning? Me too. So what about citizens of some of the world's other countries? How do their shower habits stack up? These graphs will tell you and it's probably not what you think. In fact, you might just be pretty surprised by who is stretching their time between showers and which countries are soaping up on the regular. READ MORE »
Hey, why not? He’s threatened and insulted a good portion of the citizens of the United States (not too mention citizens of other nations), why should federal law enforcement be
Lobbyists and trade groups have pumped huge sums into the coffers of super PACs and nonprofits connected to Speaker John Boehner, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ever since the Citizens United decision. Show More Summary
2014 was an incredibly tough year for the Royal Bank of Scotland. The 81% state-owned bank revealed in its 2014 results statement that it was hammered by a significant amount of litigation costs, a writedown from its Citizens unit and restructuring charges. Show More Summary
The conservative superlawyer behind the monumental victory in the Citizens United case, Jim Bopp, is signing on with Bobby Jindal’s nascent presidential campaign as an legal adviser to Jindal’s think tank, America Next. “If and when Jindal becomes a candidate for President, Bopp will be on board,” says a Jindal adviser. Show More Summary
"To every woman who gave birth to every tax payer and citizen of this nation, we have fought for everybody else's equal rights. It's our time to have wage equality once and for all and equal rights for women in the United States of America."
Manchester City reminded Premier League fans everywhere that this title race can still be a close one. The Citizens hit Newcastle United for five after leaders Chelsea were held 1-1 at home by Burnley. There was a similar shift in momentum in the race for a top-four finish. Show More Summary
Manchester City's hunt to retain the Premier League title took a turn for the better on Saturday after Manuel Pellegrini's men battered Newcastle United following Chelsea's draw at home to relegation-threatened Burnley. The CitizensShow More Summary
Mark Levin accepts Citizens United,'s Defender of the 1st Amendment Award The American Conservative Union (ACU) and its signature event, the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) are heading in a more conservative direction, ACU's new chairman Matt Schlapp told Matthew Boyle of Breitbart News. Show More Summary
In Dred Scott v. Stanford, a 7–2 majority on the United States Supreme Court held that African Americans are not American citizens and upheld slavery as being legal nationwide. In the United States v. Windsor, a 5–4 majority of the....
Phil Robertson, star of television’s “Duck Dynasty” — a show about a bunch of anthropomorphic ducks who go off into the woods every day to hunt down Larry Hagman — is receiving a free speech award at next week’s Conservative Political Action Committee conference. The award– the “Andrew Breitbart Defender of the First Amendment Award”–is […]
They’ll be showering accolades on Phil Robertson at CPAC this year, likely calling his anti-gay screeds “courageous.” Robertson will appear at the Conservative Political Action Conference to accept the joint Citizens United/Breitbart.com...Show More Summary
It is no secret that Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson believes in Freedom of Speech. He has proven time and again that he does not fear speaking his mind and loudly. Just fourteen months after Robertson created a whirl wind of controversy...Show More Summary
One of the arguments that people who don't believe reforming the way our candidates raise money for elections -- and indeed, one of the arguments in the majority opinion of Citizens United -- was that "money doesn't corrupt elections,...Show More Summary
The NSA can snoop in the computer of any American or foreign citizen, according to Russian researchers. The United States federal agency has allegedly discovered a means of hiding sabotage and spying software “deep within” hard drives, Vladimir Putin‘s cyber researchers claim. Show More Summary