Mar 28, 2010

Public left out of new US health care bill

After months of political wrangling the US House of Representatives finally passed a new health care bill. The bill will keep insurance companies healthy, but will do little for the US public.
Nov 10, 2009

Animal rights activists fight U.S. terrorism law

Stark Raven: Prison Justice
Animal rights activists are increasingly being targetted by the state as terrorists. A lawyer with the Center for Constitutional Rights is challenging the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act.
Oct 2, 2009

Weekly Mulch: Companies ditch chamber for climate bill

Raquel Brown
Media Consortium Blogger
Major utility corporations, like Exelon, California’s Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) and New Mexico’s PNM have announced that they are leaving the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Sep 2, 2009

The Daily Pulse: Deep six the Gang of Six

Lindsay Beyerstein
TMC MediaWire Blogger
A power shift is underway in Washington. Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced on Monday that a special election to replace the late Sen. Ted Kennedy would not take place until 2010.
Apr 28, 2009

Weekly Audit: Curbing credit card abuses

The Media Consortium
This week's Audit takes a look at the credit card legislation moving through Congress that will rein in abusive lenders.


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