Obama's Nominee for DOJ Civil Rights Chief Is a Certifiable Badass

Vanita Gupta may be America’s new Civil Rights Chief for the Department of Justice. Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder announced President Obama’s choice to nominate the deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday. » 10/16/14 11:10am 10/16/14 11:10am

Are the Republicans Plotting to Impeach Obama?

Republicans these days spew so much crazy talk that it's sometimes hard to tell what to get upset about and what to simply dismiss as an empty threat. But one conservative who has a pretty solid record of doing exactly what he says he's going to do is Grover Norquist. Nominally, he's a tax activist (he's the… » 1/29/12 11:00pm 1/29/12 11:00pm