As Walker Announces, WI GOP Moves to Gut Open Records Law

On the same day that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announced his run for president, the Wisconsin GOP wants to bury his record and gut Wisconsin's open records law.

Bernie Sanders Draws Biggest Crowd of 2016 Presidential Race

Bernie Sanders packs them in at the largest political rally in the 2016 run for the White House so far.

Feds Awarded Colorado Charter Schools $46 Million because of "Hiring and Firing" Rules

The U.S. Department of Education awarded Colorado $46 million under the Charter Schools Program partly because charters can fire teachers at will, documents show.

Divide-and-Conquer Walker Thinks Equal Pay Is Divisive

Scott Walker is taking heat for claiming that supporting equal pay for women "pit[s] one group of Americans versus another." In Jamelle Bouie's view, "If any candidate could run a rigid campaign of polarization—aimed at winning as many white voters as possible—it’s Walker."

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ALEC is doing its damnedest to undermine the use of clean, renewable energy. [L]ook at the… ‘Electricity Freedom Act’… [W]ho doesn’t like freedom? But [it’s] an effort by the fossil fuel industry to curtail … Renewable Energy Standards….

--Bill Moyers

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