A key amendment to the U.S. Constitution is in the cross hairs of a frightening Republican campaign.
The Senate today set the stage to finally provide much needed aid to states to avoid teacher and other public employee layoffs, but only two Republicans voted for the measure.
For the Republican Party, which tells lies as fast as McDonald's makes burgers, there are no moral restraints, only the overarching desire for power.
The reality is that unemployment insurance extension is one of the best things that can be done right now to help the economy. Contact your senators today.
For all their presumed political prowess and message discipline, the Republicans have a habit of very bad timing when it comes to policy proposals.
The most important feature of last Tuesday's primary was not the anti-incumbent vote.
Famed linguistics professor and left-wing icon Noam Chomsky made remarks recently that gave me pause.
(Satire) -- Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's proclamation declaring April Confederate History Month could lead to evidence that would further validate the theory of evolution.
We have nothing to gain, and everything to lose, if the Republicans - the strongest advocates for Wall Street and corporate profits at the people's expense - succeed in stopping Obama.
The president has taken a decidedly more combative, populist tone. It's time.