Posts from November 14, 2012

The Real Scandal Behind the Petraeus Story?

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It's the abuse of the U.S. surveillance state, writes Glenn Greenwald in The Guardian: What is most striking is how sweeping, probing and invasive the FBI's investigation then became, all without any evidence of any actual crime – or th…

Nancy Pelosi to Remain House Minority Leader

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Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will stay on as House Minority Leader, the Washington Post reports: Democrats say she feels compelled to remain in leadership because the issues Congress is set to tackle are at the core of why she first ran for office. Pelosi, 72…