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The Swampby Frank James The American Civil Liberties Union has recommendations for actions the new president should take on his first day, within his first first 100 days and during the first year to restore constitutional rights that eroded during the......
The Swampby Christi Parsons Barack Obama's team this morning named Phil Schiliro to serve as the president's assistant for legislative affairs, a key position for the Capitol Hill veteran and campaign advisor. The announcement also makes official the...
Spin CycleObama, sources say, has settled on Eric Holder as his attorney general nominee, and has apparently concluded that Holder's role in the Marc Rich pardon -- which is now, disingenuously, being described as tangential -- won't be an obstacle......
The Swampby Mark Silva Barack Obama has gotten a good quick start at rebuilding Bill Clinton's White House. Now, if he can only rebuild Clinton's economy. With pick after pick, the president-elect appears to be turning toward talent that the 42nd......
The SwampCaroline Kennedy and Eric Holder on Capitol Hill in Washington in June 2008 during their time as President-elect Barack Obama's vice presidential selection team. (Photo: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images. by Frank James President-elect Barack Obama has picked...
The Swampby Christi Parsons and Peter Nicholas The roster shaping up for the Barack Obama administration is starting to look a little familiar, with an ironic pattern emerging as one name after another is added to it. A striking number of......
Reality CheckHowdy, Mary here, carrying out the main recapping duties for the Christmas-in-July episode of 'Top Chef.' I don't actually know what month this was filmed in, but I know it wasn't December -- one more awkward set of holiday wishes,......
Spin CycleThe second day of the Holder hearings heard testimony a few hours ago from former FBI director Louis Freeh -- testifying for Holder, but always a bit of a mixed bag. He went way further than Holder did, calling......
The SwampAttorney General-designate Eric Holder, right, talks with former FBI director Louis Freeh on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, prior to the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Holder's nomination. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) by Frank...
The Swampby Mark Jacob Perhaps President Barack Obama's sense of humor needs a bailout. During the campaign, he made a quip about "lipstick on a pig," and John McCain's campaign accused him of insulting Sarah Palin. After his election, he was......
DAVID B. RIVKIN JR. and LEE A. CASEY served in the Justice Department under presidents Reagan and George H.W. Bush.ATTEMPTING TO resuscitate a rapidly expiring "scandal," congressional Democrats have issued subpoenas to former White House Counsel Harriet E. Miers and former White House political affairs director Sara M. Taylor, demanding their testimony regarding...
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