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Chet Edwards among those who voted for S256- Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (salon)   Roll Call:   Shame. The Bankruptcy Bill: A Tutorial in Greed Sadly, when it comes to serving the prerogatives of banks, you can forget about those family values that folks su.....- 4/1/2005
Arizona Moves Towards Mixing Guns and Alcohol (salon) We viewed this scenario on The Daily Show a few months ago. Who knew being able to pack a gun while drinking in a bar was a viable option?The Arizona House yesterday approved legislation that would al.....- 4/1/2005
Difficulties with repealing estate tax law-capital gains taxation different (salon) Apartment Groups Urge Caution on Estate Tax RepealThe National Multi Housing Council and National Apartment Association are urging the U.S. Senate to reconsider legislation that would permanently elim.....- 4/1/2005
More Computer Breaches of Security-More Credit Card Records Hacked (salon) Seems to be the month to find out that companies are doing a crummy job protecting your personal and financial data, even as they are aggregating ever more details.A security problem that prompted HSB.....- 4/1/2005
Republicans-the Party Without Ethical Standards (salon) We mentioned in our post about Chet Edwards that Nancy Pelosi attempted to bring a measure to the floor to change ethics rules-quickly tabled. The vote was 218-195, along party lines, to kill the prop.....- 4/1/2005
US Chamber releases misleading press statement about arbitration poll (salon)  We ran across this press release entitled "U.S. Chamber Releases Poll Showing Arbitration Faster, Simpler and Less Costly than Litigation". The title is pressing a viewpoint that citizens w.....- 4/6/2005
Joe Barton (R-Texas) wants to delay EPA regulations for clean air (salon) House Energy Bill Would Mean More Dirty AirThe controversial legislation includes a provision that would encourage the U.S. EPA to extend the deadline in many communities for meeting national health-b.....- 4/6/2005
Widows at Ft Hood Give Bush an earful (salon) Somehow the following was not part of the information given out by Bush describing his meeting with survivors on Tuesday.Behind closed doors at the Ft. Hood army base on Tuesday, President Bush got an.....- 4/6/2005
The "Value" of White House Press Conferences (salon) Jim VandeheiWashington Post White House correspondent Jim VandeHei was Live Online yesterday. A few excerpts:"San Francisco, Calif.: It seems like the press conferences with the spokesperson for .....- 4/6/2005
No Death Penalty for Terrorist Eric Rudolph (salon) Eric Rudolph-the man who bombed the 1996 Atlanta Summer Olympics, and, as a serial bomber, set bombs outside abortion clinics in Sandy Springs, GA, Birmingham AL, and outside a lesbian club in Atlanta.....- 4/6/2005
Mitigating Identity Theft by Validating Financial Transactions (salon) Article making the point that the real crime connected with the theft of data from such clearinghouses as LexisNexis, Choicepoint is not identify theft but fraud.A criminal impersonates a victim onlin.....- 4/6/2005
DeLay Wants to Protect Makers of MTBE from lawsuits (salon) We watched a television documentary on MTBE a few years back, where a town's entire water supply was befouled, and not cleaned up. MTBE, or methyl tertiary-butyl ether, is an oxygenate widely used in .....- 4/6/2005
Bush trying to beat Reagan's vacation record (salon) We can only feel sorry for Mr. Bush, who, because of the course of his strenous campaign last year, was unable to have his month-long vacation in Crawford. This year he will make it up and spend the m.....- 4/1/2005
While cutting SS benefits for others, Congress has generous pension plans (salon) Politicians have guaranteed retirement plans and have made no changes to the plan since 1983. How good are these pensions? Lawmakers who left Congress last January are receiving pensions ranging from .....- 4/1/2005
Bush Halfway Done With His Roadshow (salon) Kevin Drum discusses the lack of political courage Bush is displaying by not only not sending a "serious proposal of his own to Congress" but expecting others to do it instead. To add to his.....- 3/28/2005
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