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Mitch McConnell

How Mitch McConnell Is Bending Every Last Campaign Finance Rule

Voters in fifteen states—many with tight races—will face new restrictions at the polling booth for the first time in November.

by Lee Fang

In New York State, the best way to end corruption, reform politics and counter inequality is to keep the WFP strong.
Posted Oct 29 2014 - 1:53pm
The Republican wrecking crew would hurt workers, women, minorities and the environment.
Posted Oct 22 2014 - 1:38pm
Under Obama, the richer are richer than ever, but Wall Street isn’t repaying the favor.
Posted Oct 29 2014 - 1:41pm

News and Features

Hobby Lobby Protest

The law, passed in 1993 with near-unanimous support, has become an excuse for bigotry, superstition and sectarianism.

Kiev’s siege of the Donbass, supported by the Obama administration, is escalating an already perilous crisis. 

Both Republicans and Democrats want to solve economic insecurity by giving people more purchasing power. There’s a better solution.

After drugs were found aboard the Ping May, a vessel owned by his wife’s family’s company, Colombian authorities are investigating.

Ukraine elections

The terms “pro-European” and “anti-European” no longer serve as useful reference points in Ukrainian politics—the real issue in this election was war or peace.