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Levi Johnston Talks Sarah Palin, Mayoral Run, Condoms On ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’ (VIDEO)

Levi Johnston says he hasn’t decided whether he’ll run for mayor of his Alaska hometown as a Democrat or a Republican. “We’re debating that one. I’m up and down, back…

Paul Loeb: Suppose Your Actions Swung the Election

Imagine if your actions made the difference in electing a Senator, Governor, or Congressional representative? Suppose the phone calls you made, money you donated, doors you knocked on, and conversations…

David Helfenbein: Two Weeks To Go: This Election Cycle Analyzed, and an Announcement

This election season started out as one where voters were seemingly ready to “vote the rascals out”: an election potentially about nonpartisan anti-incumbency. The primary season began with Senator Bob…

Steve Kirsch: Go See Inside Job If You Want to Know What Really Caused the Economic Crisis

Charles Ferguson’s latest documentary, Inside Job, does a masterful job in telling the story of how the financial crisis happened. The movie also explains why Obama isn’t putting in place…

U.S. seeks joint plan on Afghan security guard ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Afghanistan should develop a joint plan to replace private security guards gradually rather than enforce a ban that could threaten millions of dollars…

Edward Headington: Reforming California Measure by Measure

As President Obama and lame duck Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger have learned the hard way, complete overhauls or transformations are rare in American politics. Incrementalism is the general rule, even here…

Lance Simmens: Question Authority, Act Authoritatively

So the mid-term elections are only a little over a week away and folks, it is now time to get serious. As the political hyperbole, half-truths, distortions, and personal attacks…

Reid makes it personal

He is taking matters into his own hands. Read the full story from Politico…

Gov. Granholm’s economic and political legacy

ANN ARBOR, MICH. – President Obama likes to say he was dealt a bad hand when he arrived in the Oval Office amid the worst recession since the Great Depression.…

WikiLeaks says logs show 15,000 more Iraq deaths

LONDON (Reuters) – WikiLeaks said on Saturday its release of nearly 400,000 classified U.S. files on the Iraq war showed 15,000 more Iraqi civilians died than previously thought. Read the…