Democrat habla español on Senate floor

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="14djJjYzr6fcqJQ9wq0-hC3JSto1R4p0"] Press one to hear your elected representatives in Spanish, press two for English. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., made history Tuesday, becoming the first senator of the more…

Green activist running for Bachmann seat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ST. CLOUD TIMES) A Circle Pines woman and lead-abatement activist has become the first DFLer to announce a run for the congressional seat now held by Rep. Michele more…

Senate passes $955 billion farm bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Senate voted 66-27 to pass a massive farm bill Monday evening that could set the course for the country’s food policy for the next decade. more…

Boehner: NSA leaker a 'traitor'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) House Speaker John Boehner today called NSA leaker Edward Snowden a “traitor” who put Americans at risk by releasing classified information to the media. “He’s a more…

IRS buying spy equipment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The IRS, currently in the midst of scandals involving the targeting of conservative groups and lavish taxpayer-funded conferences, is ordering surveillance equipment that includes hidden cameras more…

The ballerina Edward Snowden left behind

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — The whistleblower who leaked the NSA's secrets thought about marrying his girlfriend and had previously taken her on a romantic break to Hong Kong - where more…

NSA leaker Snowden vanishes from sight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — A contractor at the National Security Agency who leaked details of top-secret U.S. surveillance programs dropped out of sight in Hong Kong on Monday ahead of more…

Proof Obama is moving further left

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Z0ODhiYzoo0coNhzbUnXHfOyBGs9htOo"] Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton said the nomination of Samantha Power to serve in his former position is an act of defiance more…

Obama repackages Kenyan aid scheme

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration is relaunching a strategy to shift vast quantities of money from the United States to Kenya, even though the African nation was stripped of a more…