July 9, 2014
Permission to republish original opeds granted.
Do Senate Republicans hate the Tea Party, more than they hate Harry Reid?
Senate Republican campaign tactics have made their nominee for Mississippi Thad Cochran nearly unelectable in the reddest of red states.
Wash. Post reports content of U.S. communications 'stored intact in NSA databases'
Oregon Democrat Sen. Ron Wyden: ""It is now clear to the public that the list of ongoing intrusive surveillance practices by the N.S.A. includes not only bulk collection of Americans' phone records, but also warrantless searches of the content of Americans' personal communications."
More taxpayer dollars for green energy?
The 2009 rush to push billions of taxpayer dollars out through the Department of Energy for green boondoggles has been tainted by corruption and illegal activity.
Taylor: Government data show U.S. in decade-long cooling
"The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's most accurate, up-to-date temperature data confirm the United States has been cooling for at least the past decade."