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Tom Steyer talks climate change and the 2016 election

Nov 20, 2015
The billionaire energy investor hasn't picked a favorite candidate yet.
Posted In: sustainability, 2016 election, climate change, clean energy, renewable energy
Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is set to speak on his economic principles during a rally at Georgetown tomorrow.

Explaining "democratic socialism"

Nov 18, 2015
On Thursday, Senator Sanders plans a major speech on his economic philosophy.
Posted In: socialism, Bernie Sanders, democratic socialism

Full interview: Dr. Ben Carson on the economy

Nov 17, 2015
Read the transcript and hear the full interview.
Posted In: Ben Carson, Republican Primary
Trump's SNL appearance has prompted three politicians to ask NBC for air time.

Politicians still use snail mail

Nov 17, 2015
Three politicians have sent actual letters to NBC asking for air time.
Posted In: mail, donald trump, Saturday Night Live

Live from New York ... it's a very controversial host

Nov 6, 2015
Donald Trump hosts Saturday Night Live, and sparks a lively discussion.
Posted In: SNL, donald trump

Sanders has no super PAC — but he might have something better

Nov 4, 2015
Republicans used to enjoy big support from small donors, but Democrats have the edge online.
Posted In: Bernie Sanders, 2016 election, super PACs, fundraising
Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ben Carson participate in the CNBC Republican presidential debate on Wednesday in Boulder, Colorado. </span>

Trump, GOP candidates take a page from NFL playbook

Nov 2, 2015
Campaigns' bold demands come after strong ratings in primary debates.
Posted In: GOP debates, TV networks, donald trump
William Davis in his home in Freehold, New Jersey.

Hourly vs. Salary: A portrait of an American Worker

Oct 27, 2015
Marketplace- Edison Research poll reveals the plight of hourly workers

Nobody's minding the super PAC store

Oct 27, 2015
Super PACs don't seem to worry about bending the rules.
Posted In: super PACs, election, FEC, IRS