Dem. senators spent weekend with bank, energy, tobacco lobbyists

Ben Smith February 1, 2010

Twelve Democratic Senators spent last weekend in Miami Beach raising money from top lobbyists for oil, drug, and other corporate interests that they often decry, according to a guest list for the event obtained by POLITICO.

The guest list for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee’s “winter retreat” at the […]

Tea Party leaders are wasting chance to replace Congress

By: MARK TAPSCOTT Editorial Page Editor The Washington Examiner September 3, 2009

It’s not often that leaders of the moment’s most significant political movement miss the critically important public opinion shift of their time, but that is exactly what is happening right now with the Tea Party crusade.

Just when 57 percent of the American […]