Topic: Americans for Prosperity
A victory for Republicans? Kinda. A plus for Democrats? Sorta. DCDecoder says that The Wisconsin elections offered neither a massive backlash to GOP policy nor strong support for those same policies.
08/10/2011 03:53 pm
Tens of millions of dollars are pouring into Wisconsin, where voters will decide Tuesday whether to recall six Republican state senators for their role in the union battles of February and March.
08/08/2011 10:13 pm
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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker thought he was having a friendly chat with David Koch, a billionaire industrialist and major funder of conservative causes. It turned out to be a liberal prankster.
02/24/2011 04:18 pm
Deficit hawks and watchdog groups see Thursday's demise of an omnibus spending bill in the Senate as a turning point. A critical mass of lawmakers, they say, are committed to an earmark ban.
12/17/2010 04:35 pm
Pressure from tea party-backed Republican freshmen senators led Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell to reverse course: He said Monday he would back an earmark ban.
11/15/2010 06:07 pm
The tea party movement may have genuine grassroots. But just beneath the surface are professional fund-raisers, foundations, and political action committees – some of which have been around for years – pushing a conservative-libertarian agenda.
09/19/2010 01:38 pm
In Pennsylvania's 17th Congressional District, a Republican challenger with little money poses a serious threat to a Democratic incumbent with deep pockets. Does the race portend a Republican revolution à la 1994?
08/31/2010 09:34 am
It’s only a coincidence that the Glenn Beck rally will be held at the same spot where Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his ‘I Have a Dream’ speech 47 years ago, the talk-show host says.
08/27/2010 01:39 pm
Energy rallies organized by coal and oil industry.
08/19/2009 01:00 am
Reform advocates are adapting to conservatives' tactics and aim to flood audiences to give Democrats cover from attacks.
08/13/2009 01:00 am
Rep. Jeff Flake, a crusader against 'pork' spending, is being punished by GOP leadership, watchdog groups say.
02/21/2008 12:00 am
House Democrats consider an ethics board, and Republicans adopt reform standards.
02/13/2008 12:00 am