Millions (of dollars) welcome Eric Holder home

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/22/15 Bookmark and Share

Novelist Thomas Wolfe famously wrote: "You can't go home again." But Eric Holder has proven him wrong.

Holder, who was President Obama's Attorney General until stepping down earlier this year, recently... [read more]


The latest Son of a Bush has a plan to make you richer

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 7/21/15 Bookmark and Share

Let's hear it for Jeb!

Bush that is. Maybe the other Republican presidential seekers will stick with their mopey and dopey negative attacks against Barack Obama's economic policies, but Jeb Bush... [read more]


You, too, can be part of Scott Walker's inner circle

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 7/20/15 Bookmark and Share

If you think that none of today's presidential candidates care about people like you, check out Republican Scott Walker.

The Wisconsin governor not only cares, he wants to sit down with... [read more]


Probing the darkness of Ted's head

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 7/17/15 Bookmark and Share

Once again, it's time to take a cruise down the twisting roadways, sweeping loops, and hard right turns of Sen.Ted Cruz's mind. Buckle up, for it's a wild ride in a very dark space.

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A non-corporate, non-fatcat presidential campaign

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 7/16/15 Bookmark and Share

Republican politicos say that taking unlimited sums of campaign cash from corporations and billionaires is the American way, claiming that money is "free" speech. Democrats disagree, but say they can't unilaterally disarm, so they join... [read more]


Government of, by, and for Big Money

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/15/15 Bookmark and Share

Your standard governor, congress critter, and other elected officials routinely insist that they represent "The People." But when it Comes to making public policy, do they actually represent you… or Mr. Money, who writes big... [read more]