POLITICAL ACCESS FOR SALE

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/30/96 Bookmark and Share

Early this year, the Republican Party raised $16.3 million in a single sitting -- a record for a Washington fundraiser, and nearly all of it from corporate fat cats and lobbyists.

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VOTE FOR NOTA

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/29/96 Bookmark and Share

As Yogi Berra said," It's deja vu all over again."

The presidential campaign I mean. You thought Clinton, Bush and Perot were an uninspiring choice in '92? Well that... [read more]


STATISTICAL LIES ABOUT WAGES

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/28/96 Bookmark and Share

Splendid news folks! Your economic woes are over. Indeed, they never really existed, according to the latest reports.

Check these recent headlines in The New York Times: "Workplace... [read more]


CLINTON CHAPPED ABOUT CHINA

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/27/96 Bookmark and Share

Well, at last . . . Bill Clinton finally has taken a stand against China, threatening its murderous dictators with trade sanctions.

Which of China's dastardly deeds goaded the president into... [read more]


FREE-ENTERPRISE: CAFFEINATED WATER

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/24/96 Bookmark and Share

Time for another voyage [Far-out space music] . . . into the "Far, Far, Far-Out Frontiers of Free Enterprise."

Today's mission aboard Spaceship Hightower takes us into a strange new galaxy... [read more]


GUINEA PIGS OF THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/23/96 Bookmark and Share

What do you get if you combine the mystery ailment called "Gulf War Syndrome" with a group of Pentagon scientists and $80-million of our tax funds?

Nothing. Absolutely nothing.

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