Seven Democratic Members of Congress spoke out against the Obama Administration’s proposed Colombia “free trade” agreement and its onerous assassination stress tests. They were joined by the United Steelworkers Union, the first major union to speak out against the deal after the AFL-CIO labor federation. Each centered their opposition on the laughable “Action Plan” to reduce assassinations of union members.
|By: Michael Whitney Thursday April 7, 2011 12:30 pm|
|By: Jane Hamsher Sunday December 5, 2010 6:30 am|
Mike Michaud: “When it comes to this deal, I will work with allies on Capitol Hill to do whatever I can to defeat it. We need to finally live up to what the American people have been demanding for years – a substantial departure from the past, not a continuation of its mistakes.”
|By: Jon Walker Monday November 1, 2010 6:40 pm|
Tomorrow is election day, so this is the last round of updates to the FDL Hot House list. (In case you missed here are the updates from Saturday and Sunday.) Join us Tuesday night as we check in on the only polls that really matter. Till then, check out 12 bellwether races that could give us early clues on the night’s trends.
|By: Jon Walker Sunday October 31, 2010 8:45 am|
The number of contests close enough to watch keeps getting larger each day. As a result, I’m adding ME-01, ME-02, and MN-08 because new polling shows the races very close.