Saturday, July 16, 2011

How Rupert Murdoch’s Money Helps Him Makes Friends - The Daily Beast

“The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public welfare as the apathy of a citizen in a democracy”
~Charles de Montesquieu



How Rupert Murdoch’s Money Helps Him Makes Friends - The Daily Beast

"The vast majority of Murdoch’s money goes to Republican candidates and causes. In 2010, News Corp. donated an eye-popping $1.25 million to the Republican Governors Association and $1 million to the Chamber of Commerce."

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Time Warp: Republican Committee Chairman Blames Current Lack Of Job Creation On FDR And LBJ

Time Warp: Republican Committee Chairman Blames Current Lack Of Job Creation On FDR And LBJ: "pLast month’s jobs report was undeniably dismal, and Republicans were quick to place blame on President Obama and the Democrats (even after they took credit for job gains that were made since January). But House Financial Service Committee Chairman Spencer Bachus (R-AL) decided today that blaming the current crop of Democrats isn’t quite enough. During [...]/p"