At some point or another in their careers, just about every governor in the union faces some sort of recall effort.
New Mexico is on the verge of joining
those happy few states that have acted to rein in the
extreme influence of corporate money on US politics.
Minnesota's new senator, Norm Coleman, is a dealmaker with
Minnesota's Dean Barkley represents a movement with a strong state foothold.
America remains a global shopping center for terrorists and others.
For some of progressive cast, there was at least one thin silver lining to Tuesday's crushing Democratic defeat: For the first time in decades, Jesse Helms wasn't running, and come January he'll
The Republican wave that swept the country seemed to crash and recede
right at the California border, but only barely.
It's Friday afternoon in early October at the Working Families Party's
shabby but bustling headquarters in downtown Brooklyn, and no one is
going home early.
Governor Pataki's effective Gary Cooper imitation leaves Democrats in despair.
Unions have improved their political game but are unhappy with the