Comedian and actor Seth Rogen presented a heartfelt and personal plea for Alzheimer’s research before a Senate hearing Wednesday. The actor’s mother-in-law suffers from the disease and in his brief remarks he tackled the stigma associated with the disease, as well as the lack of funding and support for families who are trying to cope. [...]
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|By: Jane Hamsher Wednesday October 30, 2013 6:29 am|
Secretary of HHS Kathleen Sibelius is testifying now on Capitol Hill about the problems with the Obamacare website. Broadcasting now on CSPAN.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Tuesday April 23, 2013 4:15 pm|
Farea Al-Muslimi is a journalist, writer and pro-democracy activist from Yemen. He was invited to testify before the Senate Judiciary’s subcommittee on the Constitution and human rights.
Six days ago, Al-Muslimi reports the remote mountain village where he lives, Wessab, was struck by a drone . The attack “terrified thousands of simple poor farmers,” and its impact, he says, tore his heart, “much as the tragic bombings in Boston last week tore your hearts as well as mine.”
|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday April 20, 2010 2:59 pm|
FDL Contributor Bill Black scorched everyone with his testimony on the failure of Lehman Brothers when he testified before the House Financial Services Committee today.