Department Of Justice Joins Growing List Of State And Federal Agencies Investigating Michele Bachmann

Addicting Info Michele Bachmann has found herself the subject of a  US Department of Justice investigation. This is on top of already underway investigations by the House Ethics Committee, the FBI and the Iowa State Elections Committee for actions taken during her 2012 failed Presidential campaign. On September 5th, 2013, the New York Times reported that they had reviewed a… More Department Of Justice Joins Growing List Of State And Federal Agencies Investigating Michele Bachmann

Revealed: A progressive super PAC was reportedly behind the secret McConnell taping

I’ll admit I was way off base on this one. My early take-away from Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell’s call for an FBI investigation was that it was a smoke and mirrors ploy to take the focus off the content of the tape which emerged on Mother Jones earlier this week.  Apparently, there may have… More Revealed: A progressive super PAC was reportedly behind the secret McConnell taping

Gun Safety Advocates Force NRA Backed Democrat Out Of Congressional Race

Debbie Halvorson, one of the two women mentioned in this article, has implied that New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is the “Nanny State Mayor”.  I have a feeling this woman will be tougher for Bloomberg’s PAC to get rid of than State Senator Toi Hutchinson. Mayor Bloomberg’s PAC is going after both Democratic candidates (running to… More Gun Safety Advocates Force NRA Backed Democrat Out Of Congressional Race

Rachel Maddow Rips Conservative Media For Scamming Donors

Rachel Maddow has no qualms about exposing the underbelly of the Right-Wing Super PAC scamming business and the Right-Wing media’s compliance.  This woman is awesome.  No wonder she’s beating brain dead Hannity in the ratings. The Huffington Post Rachel Maddow tore into members of the conservative media on her Monday MSNBC show for what she… More Rachel Maddow Rips Conservative Media For Scamming Donors

DEATH OF A SALESMAN

The Huffington Post Karl Rove, American Crossroads Desperately Try To Explain How They Blew $300 Million On A Losing Campaign No one lost as much on election night as Karl Rove. Although he wasn’t running for office, his Crossroads organizations spent more than$300 million on Republican candidates in the 2012 election, with some of the biggest spenders… More DEATH OF A SALESMAN

This is how elections are bought…Putting the Mega in Mega-Donor

I’m a day late on this one, but it’s seriously worth posting, anyway. The Progress Report August 27, 2012 Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson is by far the GOP’s biggest donor. He has already plowed more than $35 MILLION into the presidential race and says he’ll spend a “limitless” amount to defeat President Obama, perhaps more than $100… More This is how elections are bought…Putting the Mega in Mega-Donor

A Guide To Consumer Brands Helping Bankroll Right-Wing Attack Ads

  Below, are the companies sponsoring the Right-Wing vitriol in the 2012 election season… Think Progress Have you eaten at White Castle recently? Or caught a movie at Regal Cinemas? If so, you may be unwittingly helping finance right-wing attack ads. That’s because many of the country’s most common brands are run by rich conservatives… More A Guide To Consumer Brands Helping Bankroll Right-Wing Attack Ads

THE $71 MILLION PLAN: Kochs, Rove & Casino Billionaire Team Up To Beat Dems

If these guys are looking for a repeat of the cash infused Wisconsin recall election, they need to know they have a much tougher opponent to deal with this time.  True Democracy cannot be purchased…and true Americans would not attempt to do so. The Huffington Post Casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, whose net worth makes him… More THE $71 MILLION PLAN: Kochs, Rove & Casino Billionaire Team Up To Beat Dems