The Super Committee Failure: A (Nearly) Perfectly Executed Battle Plan

The GOP super committee plan was to kill off Medicare. Nothing else mattered.


A Green Light For Political Corruption

July 19, 2011 Most likely the vast majority of commoners who consider themselves informed about today’s politics don’t really know what happened in 2003 relative to the Medicare Modernization Act. In a nutshell, it was a bill pushed through a … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Corporate Jets and More: Subsidized By Taxpayers

June 30, 2011 Maybe you’ve heard by now but President Obama wants to close several tax and subsidy loopholes including one for corporate jets (which Republicans are defending). What that’s about is that corporations are allowed to write off the … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

An Interesting Graphic of Koch Brothers Political Contributions

March 23, 2011 The Sunlight Foundation put together the graphic below showing the states and districts where the Koch brothers contributed to a Congressional candidate for the 2010 elections. The scroll attached to the graphic shows which candidate received money … [CLICK TO READ MORE]