Democrats Anxious About Gas Prices While Stopping Measures to Increase Long-Term Supply

CJ Ciaramella The Washington Free Beacon 2/27/2012

Worried about the political consequences of higher gas prices, left-wing think tanks and some House Democrats are urging Obama to tap into the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, meanwhile, is lashing out at the GOP, oil companies, and the Koch brothers.

The spike in oil […]

Democrats push for new Internet sales tax

Declan McCullagh 7/2/2010

The halcyon days of tax-free Internet shopping will, if Rep. Bill Delahunt gets his way, soon be coming to an abrupt end.

Delahunt, a Massachusetts Democrat, introduced a bill on Thursday that would rewrite the ground rules for Internet and mail order sales by eliminating the option for many Americans to […]