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Wolf-PAC Gaining Ground In Missouri (Video)

Cenk Uyger gives an update on the anti-corruption work Wolf-PAC* is doing in Missouri. A resolution for free and fair elections made it through the Missouri Senate, but there was not enough time to get it through the House. 173 more words

Legislation

Friday FOIA: Let's talk about de facto state employee immunity under FOIA

There are cases in the Commonwealth that allowed state employees to retire on full pension, in favor of not prosecuting crime(s) or releasing information to the public. 15 more words

Local

Lawrence Lessig explores a run for president, around one powerful idea

Lawrence Lessig may be running for President of the United States. But he isn’t looking to big donors to fund his exploratory campaign.

Rather than do the usual candidate song and dance of courting wealthy donors and corporations, Lessig is using the Kickstarter method for his campaign. 517 more words

News

Trump Said What?

If I told you Donald Trump said something amazing, but nobody’s talking about it, you probably wouldn’t believe me. In the aftermath of Thursday’s debate, the hot story centered around the tough line of questioning by Fox News commentator Megyn Kelly. 1,021 more words

Politics

The First GOP Primary Debate (2016 Election)

I only managed to catch the last half as I didn’t think I would be able to watch due to the tight grip Fox kept on it – the debate was only available to cable subscribers. 447 more words

Government

Not my kind of Party

… what’s more fun than watching a bunch of 60 year olds travel across the country tearing each other apart?  Probably watching anything else.…

“The alternate domination of one faction over another, sharpened by the spirit of revenge, natural to party dissension, which in different ages and countries has perpetrated the most horrid enormities, is itself a frightful despotism. 422 more words

Founding Fathers