Chamber of Commerce Wants to Rein in GOP: No More ‘Fools,’ ‘Loser Candidates’

Good luck with that COC… The Raw Story The GOP’s corporate allies have set a New Year’s resolution they hope will lead to electoral victory in the 2014 midterms: “No fools on our ticket.” Republican House leaders are planning to impose discipline on unruly members to help avert the party squabbles that badly damaged the… More Chamber of Commerce Wants to Rein in GOP: No More ‘Fools,’ ‘Loser Candidates’

Health insurance lobby throws over $100m at defeating Obamacare

They really want this President and his policies out… America Blog It’s really hard to imagine what part of “here are millions of new customers for you” they don’t like, but that’s where we are today. Most of us on the left wanted the public option, which the private health insurers hated, but giving in… More Health insurance lobby throws over $100m at defeating Obamacare

Chris Matthews Clowns Steve King, Forces Iowa Congressman To Admit He Doesn’t ‘Trust The Words Of Any Source’

Think Progress Reps. Steve King (R-IA), Michele Bachmann (R-MN), and Louie Gohmert (R-TX) introduced a bill today that they claim would help manage a government default if the debt limit is not raised by Aug. 2. The legislation is motivated by the right-wing triumvirate’s view that the default would not have severe repercussions on our economy.… More Chris Matthews Clowns Steve King, Forces Iowa Congressman To Admit He Doesn’t ‘Trust The Words Of Any Source’

Study: Supreme Court becoming a tool for corporate interests

There’s no surprise here.   Supreme Court Justices Thomas, Scalia and Roberts blatant association with right-wing business groups confirm that they have become tools for corporate interests. Raw Story Court now sides with Chamber of Commerce two-thirds of the time Those who have been arguing that the Supreme Court is growing more friendly to corporate interests while… More Study: Supreme Court becoming a tool for corporate interests

Chamber’s War On Obama Just Getting Started

President Obama needs to shed his “bi-partisan” image and get into fighting mode these next two years.  Between the GOP, Big Business, The Chamber of Congress and The Tea Party, he is literally caught between a rock and a hard place.  Playing “nice” is not an option… The Huffington Post President Barack Obama’s apparent hopes to… More Chamber’s War On Obama Just Getting Started

Grit Tv’s The Loaded Chamber Pts 1, 2 & 3

Grit TV is doing an expose’ series on the Chamber of Commerce and why they decided to manipulate this year’s midterm elections with anonymous donor money which may or may not include money from foreign sources. Grit TV “The chamber’s increasingly aggressive role — including record spending in the midterm elections that supports Republicans more… More Grit Tv’s The Loaded Chamber Pts 1, 2 & 3

Web Ad: Pledging Allegiance To Secret Corporate Donors

Think Progress After reading our ThinkProgress reports on the Chamber of Commerce’s secret corporate funding, an entrepreneurial fan of our blog passed us this web ad he conceived.   The Report Last week, ThinkProgress published an exclusive story about the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s foreign fundraising operation. We noted the Chamber raises money from foreign-owned… More Web Ad: Pledging Allegiance To Secret Corporate Donors