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The Nation's Chris Hayes explains why bipartisan overtures from Democrats failed to win GOP support for Obama's stimulus bill.
Russ Feingold is leading the charge to close the constitutional loophole that allows governors to appoint senators.
Will Democrats have the courage to disable the filibuster rule?
Obama's appeal helped the Democrats secure wide gains in the House and Senate.
A wave of progressive women candidates could help steer the next Congress in new directions on war and peace, fair trade and civil liberties.
Nothing brings left and right together like a Big Government intervention on behalf of Big Money.
Fear-mongering pundits and pols question the patriotism of lawmakers and taxpayers who oppose the bailout. They've got it all wrong.
We suffer not only from the loss of innocent life on 9/11, but because the attacks became the rationale for an unjust war. It's time to face the truth.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi talks about politics, sexism, impeachment, Obama, and her own personal VP pick.
The debate over the Climate Security Act reveals a lot about how the next Congress--and the next President--will address the most urgent issue facing humanity.
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