10 things you need to know today: November 5, 2014

The Week Republicans seize the Senate, Democrats look for bright spots, and more 1. Republicans retake the Senate, gain seats in the House After a long and arduous campaign season, it was a good night for Republicans. The GOP picked up Senate seats in North Carolina, Colorado, Iowa, West Virginia, Arkansas, Montana and South Dakota,… More 10 things you need to know today: November 5, 2014

Blame Oil Speculators, Not Obama, For Rising Oil Prices

Explaining why gas prices spiked in the last week or so is not easy. Most people simply tune out from the technical and Wall Street explanations for the sudden rise in gasoline pricing.  They’d rather believe the GOP lie that President Obama is responsible for price spike. The following piece from Think Progress puts it all… More Blame Oil Speculators, Not Obama, For Rising Oil Prices

Wall Street Behind High Food-Oil Prices Causing Global Instability

Rachel Maddow and Dylan Rattigan are the ONLY two people on network or cable TV that tells its audience the truth about the current gas and food price hike.  Speculation on Wall Street  is what drives gas and food prices to all time highs. It’s convenient to blame the President for these hikes but in reality, it’s Wall… More Wall Street Behind High Food-Oil Prices Causing Global Instability