VIDEO: How Washington Made the Rich Richer and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class An Interview with Jacob Hacker & Paul Pierson

January 16, 2012 Without taking leap year into consideration, there are 525,600 minutes each year. The following video takes just over 38 minutes to watch; quite possibly the most important 38 minutes in your life. In 2010 Jacob Hacker & … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

A New Twist To Voter-Suppression Comes To Virginia

January 10, 2012 Since the Presidential Election of 2008 we’ve seen a dramatic increase in attempts to put tighter controls on voter rights. The common unjustified “justification” for this has been to prevent voter fraud. But as has been pointed … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

First Anniversary of the Bush Tax Cuts Extension for the Wealthy. What Did It Buy Us?

December 16, 2011 Tomorrow, December 17, 2011, will mark the one-year anniversary for the extension of the Bush tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires. You will recall that every elected Republican official in Washington and nearly every state, along with … [CLICK TO READ MORE]