Weinergate has proved to be quite the distraction from the issues in recent days. Now sadly it seems there’s something to the whole mess, as Weiner admits to his “sexting” and refuses to step down from his seat in Congress. “I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people … Continue reading

A Decade Later, Wealthiest 5% Reap Nearly Half Of Bush Tax Cuts, Projection Finds

As Congress and President Obama debate whether and on what conditions to raise the debt ceiling, the nation will mark the tenth anniversary of the policy change that accounts for much of the federal budget gap: the Bush tax cuts. On June 7, 2001, President George W. Bush signed into … Continue reading

Rick Santorum to Run for President

Former Senator Rick Santorum is jumping into the GOP race for the presidential nomination, with the claim ‘We’re In It to Win’. Santorum, a former two-term Senator from Pennsylvania, will formally kick-off his campaign in his home state later this morning near a coal mine where his grandfather worked after … Continue reading