Economy

Jon Queally, staff writer
As the Syriza Party took the helm of the Greek government in earnest on Tuesday, the Guardian newspaper described its selection of top cabinet ministers, announced by the new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, as "a formidable coterie of academics, human rights advocates, mavericks and visionaries." Among the most discussed appointments to the more...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Safeway in Washington, DC. (Photo: Daniel Lobo/flickr/cc)
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced on Tuesday it has approved the $9.2...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Braving snow and blizzard warnings, health, labor and environmental activists...

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With no formal announcement, the GOP has decided to remove the words "civil rights and human rights" from the former Senate Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights to focus on what chair John Cornyn of Texas calls their "sacred responsibility" to serve as "a watchdog against unconstitutional overreach" by the Kenyan Marxist Obama rather than get distracted by all this "civil rights" nonsense they've already taken care of thank you very much. It could be a long two years.