Grover Norquist

by Kim Barker and Theodoric Meyer ProPublica For a brief, giddy moment, Sean Noble – a little-known former aide to an Arizona congressman – became one of the most important people in...

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by Kim Barker ProPublica The IRS and Treasury Department announced proposed guidelines clarifying the definition of political activities for social welfare nonprofits Tuesday afternoon, a move that could restrict the spending of...

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by Kim Barker ProPublica On its 2012 tax return, GOP strategist Karl Rove’s dark money behemoth Crossroads GPS justified its status as a tax-exempt social welfare group in part by citing its...

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Tea Party ALEC puppet and Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King sure has something against Mexicans. Last week, he had a very public tussle with Tea Party anti-tax lobbyist Grover Norquist, with Norwest slamming...

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In this clip from this past Fox News Sunday, host Chris Wallace tangled with Wisconsin Representative and failed vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan over the proposed Republican budget, which Ryan admitted is – incredibly –...

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This You Tube video has been going viral, and for good reason. It’s a huge eye-opener for anyone that thinks they understand where the money is flowing in this country. So we...

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Making Ends Meet Is Not A Game

January 4, 2013 | Comments

I am a humble mother of three children. As far as my government is concerned, apparently, I am ‘nobody’. I work in a small cubicle, near BWI in Baltimore MD.  I get...

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An ALEC Primer; The Hijacking Of A Democracy

December 13, 2012 | Comments

UPDATED 01/25/2013 OK, PEOPLE, BRING IT IN! Obviously, between the recent closed-door, inauguration day ram-rodding of gerrymandering/redistricting in VIRGINIA, the lame-duck anti-union/anti woman agenda that’s just been pushed through in MICHIGAN, the “Fiscal Cliff” deadlock, the outrageous NRA statements by...

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Dearest Grover, First, I gotta say, it’s really hard to keep a straight face with a name like Grover. Seriously dude, I can’t shake the image of Sesame Street. And, seriously… thanks...

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