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December 13, 2008

The SEIU is back in the news today. This major labor organization made it into Blago's complaint last week. But in California, the group is...

The Bernard Madoff story would have gotten more coverage if not for the even more shocking Blagojevich criminal complaint. Madoff apparently ran a Ponzi investment scheme...

WorldPublicOpinion.org polled 21 countries and found that most people favor an international agreement to eliminate all nuclear weapons: In 20 of the 21 countries large majorities,...

Led by Senators Mitch McConnell and Bob Corker, the Republicans in the Senate began to reclaim lost political ground on Thursday when they held firm...

The Chicago Tribune has these rather eye-opening details on Blago-gate: Obama said Thursday he had never spoken to Blagojevich about the Senate vacancy and was "confident...

The triumphs of U.S. diplomacy never cease: North Korea warned on Saturday that it will slow down work on ending its nuclear drive after six-party talks...

You can't beat those pols from Illinois. Faced with the most vivid display of lawlessness and base corruption in recent memory, they seek a solution...

The story of the SEIU's role in Blago-gate gets some attention. But this is only the tip of the iceberg. An industrial relations professor observes, "some...