Topic: Sierra Club
Historically, the NRA has overwhelmingly supported Republicans. But Democrats began backing many pro-gun House candidates in 2006, and now the NRA is coming to their defense.
10/08/2010 06:36 pm
China's recent investment in renewable energy technology prompts concerns that China will take over American control of 'the green economy'.
09/13/2010 02:35 pm
Senate Republicans this week halted the Democrats' drive toward campaign finance reform. Democrats can revive their attempt to bring needed transparency to corporate and union spending on campaign ads by compromising and reaching out to moderate Republicans.
07/29/2010 04:02 pm
Senate Republicans blocked a Democratic campaign finance bill Tuesday, leaving corporations free to spend as much as they want on political ads ahead of the 2010 elections this November.
07/27/2010 08:14 pm
In a new exhibition, Ansel Adams's iconic nature images are contrasted with Edward Burtynsky's industrial scapes of rock quarries, coal heaps, and rusty ships.
07/23/2010 04:00 pm
A bear with jar stuck on its head roamed Thunder Bay, Canada, for several weeks unable to eat food or drink water. The incident underscores the perils of open landfills, says an environmental watchdog.
07/23/2010 01:30 pm
Senate majority leader Harry Reid said Thursday that Democrats faced too much Republican opposition to pass a comprehensive cap-and-trade energy reform bill. The Senate will pursue a scaled down version.
07/22/2010 08:18 pm
Bottled water ban has been reversed by Virginia governor Gov. Bob McDonnell, after his predecessor banned state agencies' and institutions' to purchase individual-sized plastic water bottles.
07/13/2010 02:22 pm
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The House passed the Disclose Act Wednesday. The act addresses the Supreme Court ruling that struck down campaign finance spending limits on corporations. But some organizations, like the NRA, are exempt. The bill faces a tough fight in the Senate.
06/25/2010 09:43 am