In broadcast political media circles the only dead man more overestimated than Tim Russert is Walter Cronkite, who retired before the Reagan administration waged war on public trust in government, which led to the erosion of trust in institutions that powers today’s right wing commentariat and even some places on the left. 276 more words
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IN-DEPTH: Recently Elected Congressman, with Zero Corporate Donations, Confused about his Role in Government.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Randall Ellington of Michigan’s fifth district won a seat in the 113th National Congress last month. However, the 59 year old is hardly celebrating due to his campaign’s complete lack of financial donors or private interests groups. 553 more words
To celebrate the Beltway brand of centrism that guarantees admission to Chuck Todd’s show and screws over men and women who can’t afford Washington Post… 332 more words