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Dems hold the line with Perriello

The first-term congressman’s reelection bid has become a rallying point for the party. Read the full story from Politico…

Obama as executive-in-chief

Opinion: Obama needs to place new emphasis on improving the effectiveness of federal programs. Read the full story from Politico…

When giants collide: New networks, old laws

Opinion: We need to modernize our laws to ensure that they protect consumers and spur innovation. Read the full story from Politico…

Robert Reich: Halliburton and the Upcoming Election

Next Tuesday Americans will be deciding whether to hand over even more of our government to corporations that have been plundering America — such as Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase,…

Report: Feds paid dead $1 billion-plus

The government reportedly paid more than $1 billion to dead people over the past 10 years. Read the full story from Politico…

U.S. not seeking to "contain" China: Clinton

HONOLULU (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton denied on Thursday the United States was seeking to contain China as she began a two-week trip to an Asia-Pacific region…

Robert Creamer: The Democratic Path to Victory in the House

Most of the punditry continues to assume that the die is cast — that Republicans will win control of the House this fall. Certainly that outcome is entirely possible. But…

Daphne Eviatar: Judge Hides Evidence of Torture from Gitmo Jury

A military commission judge on Thursday refused to allow a jury to see evidence of torture and abuse of a prisoner as the members consider the length of his sentence.…

Alaska hit by last-minute write-in bids

The new names could hurt Murkowski. Read the full story from Politico…

Jane-Howard Hammerstein: "You Can’t Handle the Truth" … Col. Jessup (a/k/a Jack Nicholson)

And we the people of the United States of America can’t handle democracy. After 234 years in the attempt, we’ve never met the challenge. High-tech evidence and low-tech proof are…