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2009-10-19 17:38:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrew Breitbart's Big Government will hold a press conference featuring James O'Keefe and Hannah Giles, the two daring young journalists who, posing as a "pimp" and "prostitute," exposed massive corruption within ACORN's offices throughout the country. The Press Conference will be held at the National Press Club of Washington, DC on Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. After suing Breitbart.com, Mr. O'Keefe and Ms. Giles in Maryland...

2009-04-05 12:33:37

U.S. automakers receiving taxpayer bailouts are being treated more harshly than their banking industry counterparts, Michigan residents say. Both Democrats and Republicans in the state say they are angry about the perceived differences, the Detroit Free Press reported Sunday. There cannot be a double standard here, Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm said last week. There has to be tough love with respect to Wall Street the same way there is tough love with respect to the manufacturing industry....

2008-06-15 12:00:14

By David Espo Associated Press WASHINGTON -- House rank and file Republicans are tens of millions of dollars short of meeting fundraising targets set by their own campaign committee in advance of this fall's elections, according to figures circulating among the leadership, heightening concerns inside the party about major losses in November. Most recent figures show that GOP lawmakers have brought $27 million into the coffers of the National Republican Congressional Committee in the past...

Word of the Day
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.