DHS report in 2009 warned of "lone wolf" attacks

By Aaron Mehta

Two years before the Tucson massacre, the Department of Homeland Security warned in a report that right wing extremism was on the rise and c

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"… ed away from the report amid intense criticism from Republicans, including future House Speaker John Boehner.The report, which warned that the crippled economy and the el …"


By Charles Lewis

Relaxing media ownership rules conflicts with the public's right to know

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"… then-Majority Whip Tom DeLay, then-Appropriations Chairman Bob Livingston, future House Speaker Dennis Hastert, and Billy Tauzin, chairman of the House Commerce Committee …"

Commentary: Profiteering from democracy

By Charles Lewis

In his January 1998 State of the Union address, after decrying the campaign-fund-raising "arms race," Preside

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"… outdone, Tauzin’s rival for top job on Commerce, Michael Oxley, threw an American Bandstand-themed bash, complete with the shows host, Dick Clark, the day …"

"… ie Roberts, (National Cable Television Association; Magazine Publishers of America); former Reagan White House chief of staff Ken Duberstein (Comcast, Nation …"

"… s not mobilize great numbers of voters and it actually is not comprised of America’s largest, economically most important companies . . .” The media’s …"

"… near ubiquitous, pervasive power to completely alter the beliefs of every American.” Members of Congress and presidential candidates, he believes, are afr …"