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Stanley Kutler: THE TEA PARTY: DUPED SERVANTS OF POWER

We are witnessing, we are told, a groundswell of anger from a spontaneous, grass-roots movement against the president, Congress, Democrats, socialists (are commies extinct?), the debt, higher taxes, the “takeover” of the health system, and on and on. But the tea party appears to be as bothered by the policies of Franklin Roosevelt as those […]

Matthew Alexander: Misplaced Justice

The case of Omar Khadr, the Canadian born detainee at Guantanamo Bay prison on trial by military commission for alleged crimes he committed at the age of fifteen, should be cause for American reflection on our values. There is talk that a plea bargain agreement is in the works, but the true negotiation that has […]

CA-Sen: 50% Boxer (D), 42% Fiorina (R) (LA Times 10/20)

Greenberg Quinlan Rosner (D)/American Viewpoint (R), for The Los Angeles Times and USC College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences 10/13-20/10; 922 Likely voters, 3.2% margin of error Mode: Live phone interviews (LA Times article) California 2010 Senate 50% Boxer (D), 42% Fiorina (R) (chart) 2010 Governor 52% Brown (D), 39% Whitman (R) (chart) Jump to […]

House: The Daily 10

Alan Grayson pumps his own money into race; Jim Oberstar’s hometown paper rejects him. Read the full story from Politico