EX-SENATORS BECOME LOBBYISTS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 6/18/96 Bookmark and Share

Old senators never die . . . they just become lobbyists.

Take Dennis DeConcini and Steve Symms -- please [Rim shot]!

You remember DeConcini, the Arizona Democrat... [read more]


AIR CONGRESS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 6/13/96 Bookmark and Share

[Jet plane taking-off] There they go again. Our members of Congress -- flying around the globe, junketeering at taxpayers' expense.

Tut, tut, retort our high-flying lawmakers, these are highly-official,... [read more]


THE NORTH KOREAN "THREAT"

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 6/12/96 Bookmark and Share

Did you hear about that North Korean pilot that defected a couple of weeks ago in a MiG fighter-jet?

North Korea, of course, is the communist dictatorship whose military rulers strut... [read more]


TELECOMMUNICATIONS GREED

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 6/11/96 Bookmark and Share

Well, isn't that new Telecommunications "Reform" Law working just splendidly for us?

Remember how both political parties locked arms in Washington to march this huge piece of legislation right down our... [read more]


STOP NUCLEAR WELFARE

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 6/10/96 Bookmark and Share

Look out, here comes Congress again [music: "Roll Out The Barrel"] . . . rolling out that old pork barrel loaded with corporate welfare.

This time it's a barrel-full of... [read more]


Stealing Milk Money

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 6/7/96 Bookmark and Share

Jim Hightower saying, talk about sour milk -- get a whiff of this! Whew!

Big brand-names like Borden, Pet and other milk processors have been conspiring to cheat our local school systems by rigging the bids on supplying chocolate milk... [read more]