Aurora Theater Shooting Victims Outraged Over Attack Ad

Think Progress Koch-backed group Americans For Prosperity’s attempt to attack Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) backfired Wednesday, after it was revealed that the group used a photograph of the senator with President Obama in the aftermath of the Aurora movie theater shooting in July 2012. The ad was part of AFP’s multi-million dollar onslaught of anti-Obamacare ads against Democrats in competitive races.… More Aurora Theater Shooting Victims Outraged Over Attack Ad

10 things you need to know today: July 2, 2013

The Week 1. MORSI REJECTS ARMY ULTIMATUM TO MEET PROTESTERS’ DEMANDS Egypt remained on edge Tuesday after President Mohammed Morsi rejected an ultimatum from the army giving the Islamist leader 48 hours to make peace with millions of protesters demanding that he step down. Morsi said he would come up with his own reconciliation plan.… More 10 things you need to know today: July 2, 2013

What You Should Know About The Government’s Massive Domestic Surveillance Program

This comprehensive look at the program should clear up some things… Think Progress The Guardian newspaper revealed on Wednesday night that the National Security Administration (NSA) is collecting information about the telephone records of millions of Americans through a warrant obtained in a secret court under authority granted in the Patriot Act. This is the first public… More What You Should Know About The Government’s Massive Domestic Surveillance Program

Poll: Americans like bipartisan State of the Union seating

It looks like Democratic Senator Mark Udall’s(Colo.) suggestion has taken hold… Politico Americans are sold on the idea of bipartisan seating at the State of the Union address, a new poll finds. Of those surveyed, 72 percent say that Democrats and Republicans should sit together during the president’s annual address Jan. 25, rather than in the… More Poll: Americans like bipartisan State of the Union seating