DNC Chief: GOP Wall St. Shake Down ‘A New Low’

A reported Republican initiative to seek campaign contributions among bankers and financial industry moneymen in exchange for a promise to block financial reforms puts the GOP squarely on the side of Wall Street over Main Street, according to the chairman of the Democratic Party. Republicans are making their case among … Continue reading

Former NBC Employee Blasts Comcast Merger–He Happens To Be Named Al Franken

Two decades ago, he  played a  funny character named Stuart Smalley on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Today, he’s a U.S. senator and Al Franken sees nothing to laugh about his former employer’s plan to merge with Comcast. The Senate Judiciary Committee this week began looking into the announced plan of cable … Continue reading