Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 01/31/2008 - 22:27
In his State of the Union speech this week, President Bush went after his favorite political whipping post: Congressional earmarks -- "special interest projects that are often snuck in at the last minute, without discussion or debate."
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 12/17/2007 - 22:27
Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) reportedly raised more than $6 million yesterday for his presidential campaign, surpassing the one-day record of $5.7 million previously held by Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 12/11/2007 - 22:03
...and mislead policymakers and the public about the dangers of global warming."
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 11/30/2007 - 01:48
We recently brought you the story of how the John Locke Foundation of North Carolina has been leading the attack on states' efforts to regulate greenhouse gases while failing to disclose that it's funded by business interests with a financial stake in stopping such regulations.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 11/26/2007 - 23:09
More than 40 human rights organizations sent a letter last week to federal officials protesting the planned demolition of some 3,000 public housing units in New Orleans. The letter -- which went to U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) and U.S.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 11/15/2007 - 23:58
The Institute's special report released this week -- exposing the NC-based John Locke Foundation's crusade against state climate policy, and the corporate interests backing them -- continues to rage on.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 11/15/2007 - 03:51
The story I wrote about the fossil-fueled attack against the Center for Climate Strategies by the North Carolina-based John Locke Foundation has apparently touched a nerve with Locke's Executive Director John Hood, judging by his
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 10/24/2007 - 18:47
Lately it seems campaign finance reform has fallen out of favor with some progressives and public interest advocates.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 07/18/2007 - 19:51
A story that appears in today's Washington Post reveals the industry players who participated in Vice President Dick Cheney's controversial energy task force, and quite a number of South-based companies made the list:
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 09/09/2006 - 00:55
Our friends at the NC Justice Center are hosting a series of events next week in North Carolina.