FINALLY, they are getting to the trial for the girl that was gang raped at a Richmond, CA High School Homecoming Dance

MARTINEZ (KRON) — Richmond Police Officer Jeff Whitson is testifying in the October 2009 gang rape of a 16-year-old outside a high school’s homecoming dance. In court on Tuesday afternoon, Officer Whitson said that he transported one of the defendants, Manuel Ortega, a 20-year-old Richmond resident, to a booking facility the night of the incident. … More FINALLY, they are getting to the trial for the girl that was gang raped at a Richmond, CA High School Homecoming Dance

Justice Alito says that "it's not important" that he raises funds for ultra-conservative candidates and causes

According to the Code of Conduct for United States Judges, a justice should not “solicit funds for, pay an assessment to, or make a contribution to a political organization or candidate, or attend or purchase a ticket for a dinner or other event sponsored by a political organization or candidate.” Read the whole article here.

Justice Alito says that “it’s not important” that he raises funds for ultra-conservative candidates and causes

According to the Code of Conduct for United States Judges, a justice should not “solicit funds for, pay an assessment to, or make a contribution to a political organization or candidate, or attend or purchase a ticket for a dinner or other event sponsored by a political organization or candidate.” Read the whole article here.

Health Care Reform, Financial Regulation and Reform, Economic Stimulus, College Lending Reform… And A Lot More… Thank Obama, Pelosi and The Democrats

Politicians have tried and failed for decades to enact universal health care. This time, they succeeded.  In 2008, Democrats won the presidency and both houses of Congress, and by the thinnest of margins, they rammed a bill through.  They weren’t going to get another opportunity for a very long time.  It cost them their majority, … More Health Care Reform, Financial Regulation and Reform, Economic Stimulus, College Lending Reform… And A Lot More… Thank Obama, Pelosi and The Democrats

More Proof That The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is NOT for Small Businesses, but for Big Corporations

Don’t be fooled by the angry white right wing media machine.  So many people are, it’s amazing. I like Obama.  In fact, the more the extreme right goes against him, the more I’m convinced that he is doing what’s best for us–because the extreme right is about the super wealthy and the corporations, not little … More More Proof That The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is NOT for Small Businesses, but for Big Corporations