Rob McCord, Pennsylvania’s state treasurer and a Democratic candidate for governor, is defending his former role as head of a business group that helped companies outsource jobs during the 1990s and early 2000s.Read More →
David Clements, who is running to win the Republican nomination and the right to take on Sen. Tom Udall, D-New Mexico, this fall, said he mistakenly told listeners on a talk radio program he got an A rating from the National Rifle Association.Read More →
By Mark Lagerkvist | New Jersey Watchdog
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he wants to learn from Bridgegate. But in reality, he is teaching a lesson on how a skilled politician manipulates public opinion.
In the classroom of the real world, here is the syllabus for Christie’s new course in Surviving Scandal 101:
Investigate yourself – and announce [...]Read More →
Economists and the Obama administration have been talking about the economic recovery for more than four years, but for millions of Americans, it sure doesn’t feel like much of a recovery.Read More →
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
There was a time when presidents didn’t even bother to deliver the State of the Union address. They just sent a report in writing to both houses of Congress.
But that was long ago, in a galaxy far, far away.
A host of critics say the annual speech has become predictable, trite and essentially useless.
In a [...]