Sunday, November 14, 2010

Today's Teamster News 11/14/10

Who Will Stand Up to the Superrich? (opinion)  New York Times   ...Inequality is instead the result of specific policies, including tax policies, championed by Washington Democrats and Republicans alike as they conducted a bidding war for high-rolling donors in election after election...

A Journey From Lawmaker to Lobbyist and Back  New York Times   ...When Cooper Industries, a century-old manufacturing company based in Texas, moved its headquarters to Bermuda to slash its American income tax bill, it had to turn to ... (lobbyist) Dan Coats ...a Republican from Indiana (who) will join the Senate again...
The Financial Crisis and America's Political Duopoly  Huffington Post 
How Beer Made Us Civilized  The Daily Dish
Six House Races Remain in Limbo  New York Times