Chuck Schumer upchucks at sight of TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/20/15 Bookmark and Share

Sen. Chuck Schumer, leader of the corporate wing of congressional Democrats, never met a global trade deal too ugly to hug. So when even he says, "This is really troubling," you know his eyes have... [read more]


Obama's ugly show of Presidential petulance

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/19/15 Bookmark and Share

When the going got tough, Barack got in a huff, then he got gruff.

President Obama has worked himself into such a tizzy over the TPP that he's lashing out at... [read more]


The secret coalition pushing the secretive TPP scam

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/18/15 Bookmark and Share

Alright boys and girls, gather 'round me, and I'll tell you the story of the "Investor State Dispute Resolution" clause. Wait children… where're you going? Don't run away. Don't cry!

Okay,... [read more]


What happened to Doug Hughes' letters to Congress

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/15/15 Bookmark and Share

When mailman Doug Hughes delivered a powerful message to Congress in April, he drew saturation coverage from the mass media.

Not coverage of his message, mind you, but a ridiculous spasm... [read more]


Obama's bizarre sales pitch for TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/14/15 Bookmark and Share

Sometimes you get offered "a deal you can't refuse." Then there's the deal that Barack Obama has offered to congressional Democrats.

For some bizarre reason, Obama is staking his presidential legacy... [read more]


A letter carrier's special delivery to Congress

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/13/15 Bookmark and Share

Neither rain, sleet, nor snow – nor even the likelihood that he'd be killed – could stop this letter carrier from making his appointed rounds.

Doug Hughes is one gutsy... [read more]