Topic: U.S. Chamber of Commerce
More private companies are screening out smokers during the hiring process, citing a need to cut health-care costs. It's generally legal, but critics say it's intrusive and unfair.
11/17/2010 01:44 pm
The guidelines are intended to help states and industry evaluate the cost and kind of technologies that would best reduce greenhouse gases.
11/10/2010 08:44 pm
MSNBC host Keith Olbermann will be back on the air Tuesday, but the distinctions between news and political organizations continue to blur.
11/08/2010 10:46 am
MSNBC host Keith Olbermann contributed to three Democratic candidates during the 2010 elections.
11/05/2010 05:17 pm
Modern day activists who have harnessed the power of the Internet to disseminate a clever message quickly (hacker-style activism, hence, 'hacktivism') are protesting Chevron, Hershey, and other companies with questionable practices.
10/29/2010 12:10 pm
Big business and big unions pour record-breaking amounts of money into the political process. Both parties benefit – but the country doesn't.
10/25/2010 12:15 pm
The perfect storm: wealth concentrates at the top, record contributions flood our democracy, and the populace fumes over a government that raises taxes, reduces services, and can't get it back to work.
10/18/2010 04:05 pm
Democrats are claiming that Republican-leaning organizations such as the US Chamber of Commerce aren't being open about campaign finance. But left-leaning groups are just as secretive about donors, says Karl Rove.
10/12/2010 02:01 pm
President Obama is suggesting that some GOP donors in Election 2010 are using money collected abroad – which would be illegal. But there's no hard evidence yet.
10/11/2010 01:21 pm
So far, the GOP has a considerable edge. Its benefactors are writing checks like there’s no tomorrow, allowing the party to fund campaign ads in states once thought safe for Democrats.
10/09/2010 03:08 pm