Getting stopped and frisked more than sixty times is outrageous. Look at the following stats from the ACLU: In the first three months of 2012, New Yorkers were stopped by the police 203,500 times 181,457 were totally innocent (89 percent). 108,097 were black (54 percent). 69,043 were Latino (33 percent). 18,387 were white (9… More Teen ‘Stop And Frisked’ More Than 60 Times Speaks Out!
Think Progress In 2006, during the presidency of George W. Bush, the Justice Department launched the first of a series of misguided “gunrunning” schemes that eventually led to the death of federal Agent Brian Terry. Rather than look to ways to prevent such a tragedy from happening again, however, House Oversight Chair Darrell Issa’s (R-CA) spent… More Five Things To Know About The Republican Witchhunt Against Attorney General Holder
This is going to get uglier than it already is. For instance, Florida is a swing state and Romney must win Florida to even be in the running. I suspect this is why they are playing hardball with the voter purge there and in several other states as well. Think Progress A Tea Party… More GOP Front Group Suing States To Force Voter Purges
The fact is, Mitt Romney is the absurdity. Daily Kos Here’s Mitt Romney’s explanation for why he’s not out of touch for having mocked President Obama’s plan to help state and local governments hire more firefighters, police officers and teachers: Well, that’s a very strange accusation. Of course teachers and firemen and policemen are hired at the… More Mitt Romney thinks it’s ‘absurd’ to tell the truth about his job-killing policies