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Citing her "rigorous intellect" and her "commitment to impartial justice," President Obama yesterday nominated Judge Sonia Sotomayor, a federal appeals judge from New York, to replace retiring Justice David Souter on the Supreme Court. Legal scholarsRead more »

<i>(May 20) </i>"Streisand The Concerts" has retained its #1 position on the Billboard Top Music DVD chart for a third week running.

The three-disk DVD package debuted as the highest selling music DVD so far this year, when it was released o<br>For Immediate release:

STREISAND'S CONCERT DVD SET RETAINS #1 POSITION IN WEEK THREE.

"Streisand The Concerts" has retained its #1 position on the Billboard Top Music DVD chart for a third week running. The three-disk DVD package debuted as the highest selling music DVD so far this year, when it was released on April 28, 2009.Read more »

Congress continues to work on a compromise health-care reform proposal, focusing on whether to offer a government-financed public health insurance plan. Last week, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) suggested that "Republicans were open to considering a public pRead more »
Today, President Obama will unveil "the first-ever national emission limits for cars and trucks," a move that Sierra Club President Carl Pope says is "one of the most significant efforts undertaken by any president, ever, to end our addiction to oil anRead more »
(May 19) A new truth alert has been posted in the Truth Alerts section.A new truth alert has been posted in the Truth Alerts section.
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Congress is struggling to answer President Obama's call for energy reform, even as our climate and economy continue to degrade...Read more »
When Bush 41 was ramping up to the Gulf War, assembling a coalition to fight Saddam, Jimmy Carter sent a letter to members of the U.N. Security Council urging them not to rush into conflict without further exploring a negotiated solution...Read more »

(May 14) "Streisand The Concerts" has retained its # 1 position on the Billboard Top Music DVD chart. The three-disk DVD package scored the highest sale for any music DVD thus far this year last week when it debuted at #1.

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STREISAND'S CONCERT DVD SET REPEATS AT #1 IN BILLBOARD TOP MUSIC DVD CHART.

"Streisand The Concerts" has retained its #1 position on the Billboard Top Music DVD chart. The three-disk DVD package scored the highest sale for any music DVD thus far this year last week when it debuted at #1.
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Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told us last week that the country's 19 largest banks had passed the stress tests. There are good reasons for questioning the results of these tests...Read more »
Last week, former Secretary of State Colin Powell said that the Republican Party is in deep trouble because it is getting smaller and being led by far-right polarizing figures. Specifically, he said that right-wing radio host Rush Limbaugh "diminishes thRead more »