Quote Of The Day: Obama on Occupy Wall Street

“I think it expresses the frustrations the American people feel, that we had the biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression, huge collateral damage all throughout the country … and yet you’re still seeing some of the same folks who acted irresponsibly trying to fight efforts to crack down on … Continue reading

Protest Pays Off: Eviction Canceled After Fannie Mae Demonstration

Protesters were inside a Bank of America location in Los Angeles Thursday, but outside a prior action against Fannie Mae appeared to be paying off for at least one victim of foreclosure. More than 25 protesters occupied Bank of America in downtown Los Angeles, refusing to leave until the bank … Continue reading

Straw Poll: Progressives Want Stronger Washington Agenda

Although progressives overwhelmingly support President Obama’s American Jobs Act, most think that effort is too small — and they want a stronger  activist progressive agenda coming from Washington.   Those are some of the results of a new straw poll of those attending this week’s progressive Take Back The American Dream … Continue reading

Bookmaker Lays Odds Palin Will Back Cain

With Sarah Palin officially out of the 2012 GOP presidential sweepstakes, an Irish bookmaker is laying odds that the former Alaska governor will back the surging campaign of Republican businessman Herman Cain. After months of speculation, Palin on Wednesday announced that she would not run for the Republican nomination to oppose … Continue reading