17 hrs ago
The 'World's Most Evil Corporation' wants to control our food
Now when you want to know what's in your food, the forces against us will be stronger than before.
21 hrs ago
Republican Tom Cotton invites Obama to Arkansas
Obama hasn't visited Arkansas during his presidency, and he remains deeply unpopular in the state where Cotton hopes to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor in next year's election.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
What's Sen. Mark Pryor doing with Bible in new campaign ad?
Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas has begun to explicitly invoke his Christian faith as a reason why state voters should reelect him in 2014.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Congress must act to stop Internet gambling
By former Gov. George Pataki , former Sen. Blanche Lincoln and former Denver Mayor Wellington Webb Despite fervent warnings from law enforcement, Internet gambling - accessible anywhere and by anyone - appears to be moving forward full tilt.
Media Matters for America
On Arkansas And Obamacare, It's Narrative Over Results
The Republican strategy for the 2014 midterm elections is not a secret : tie the Affordable Care Act to vulnerable Democrats and hope it will drag them down to defeat.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
What's in our food: Time is now
I appreciate the thoughtful article in the Nov. 14 edition of the Ledger-Transcript by Rep. Jim Parison, and the time he and his colleagues put in while considering the passage of HB 660 regarding GMO Labeling in New Hampshire.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
A former Senate Agriculture Committee chairwoman is lobbying on the farm bill. Now at Lincoln Policy Group, ex-Sen. Blanche Lincoln and Robert Holifield, once staff director for the panel, are watching the massive bill for CropLife America, a trade group for the crop protection industry.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Lincoln Policy Group signs two - Brady Center swaps shops - eBay's...
LINCOLN POLICY GROUP SIGNS TWO: Former Sen. Blanche Lincoln 's Lincoln Policy Group has added two new clients, totaling nine registrations for the new shop since this past August.
Sheldon Adelson Says He Is 'Willing To Spend Whatever It Takes' To Stop Online Gambling
"I am willing to spend whatever it takes," Adelson said in his first interview since The Washington Post revealed that he had hired an army of lawyers and lobbyists to try to convince Congress to ban online gambling.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Albany Times Union
Pataki is now an anti-gambling guy, at least the online variety
I don't recall him offering any strong opinions, pro or con, on gambling during his time in office - although he did lend very early support to the concept of bringing casinos to New York - but former Gov. George Pataki is now working for a leading opponent of internet gaming.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Lotteries, casinos unite against push to ban Internet gambling
Major players in the gaming industry gathered in Washington on Tuesday to plot strategy in the escalating war with GOP super-donor Sheldon Adelson over Internet gambling.
NJ fights back against proposed online gaming ban
According to the story, "Adelson is preparing a public campaign to portray online gambling as a danger to children, the poor and others who could be exploited by easy access to Internet betting."
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Sheldon Adelson gears-up to battle internet gambling
As the 2012 election showed, billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson isn't afraid to throw around some money for a cause he believes in.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Deal: Yellen Defends Regulator Oversight of Big Banks
Janet Yellen, the White House's nominee to head the Federal Reserve pushed back against calls to rollback Dodd-Frank Act provisions that she said have helped bank regulators eliminate the perception that the largest financial institutions are too-big-to-fail.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Lawmaker decries green wood standards
Rep. Mark Meadows wants the federal government to make it easier for agencies to have a choice of woods to use to build new buildings.