Scott WalkerScott Walker’s Long Crusade

He's called the ideal GOP candidate, because he won in “deep-blue” Wisconsin. A closer look is in order

By Jud Lounsbury

If Scott Walker prevails in the Republican primaries, he will be the first presidential candidate to come from a church whose members believe the Apocalypse is “imminent,” practice “speaking in tongues,” and do not believe someone is a real Christian unless he has been “born again.”

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Charts final 2abCorporate Dollars v. Union Dollars

"The distinctive potential of corporations to corrupt the electoral process [has] long been recognized."

By Lou Dubose

John Paul Stephens: “Not only has the distinctive potential of corporations to corrupt the electoral process long been recognized, but within the area of campaign finance, corporate spending is also furthest from the core of political expression, since corporations’ First Amendment speech and association interests are derived largely from those of their members and of the public in receiving information.”

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Nuclear AtomicWatching the Nuclear Watchdog

To appreciate how flawed the process has been, a little history is needed

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US Attorney General Alberto Gonzales speWorkers, Not Citizens

The former attorney general is straightforward about GOP fears of naturalized Hispanics voting for Democrats

By Lou Dubose Read

The_Pentagon_January_2008Accounting for the Pentagon

The debate over defense spending isn't what it looks like

By Peter Certo Read

cubaReform in Cuba: It’s Not about You

Cuba’s “rustic” charm—and its dysfunction—will remain for years to come

By Edel Rodríguez Read

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