The willful wrongdoings of Bank of America were "put on trial" this week. The jury was composed of 200 housing and labor activists and the witnesses against BoA were actors playing parts. But the testimony was real.
The Republican leadership in the House has been threatening to use parliamentary tricks to stop a reform bill even if it has majority support.
By signing the new law, the Republican governor replaced one of the best voting laws in the country with one that is arguably now the worst.
Disabled workers at Goodwill Industries have an on-line petition (by the Autistic Self Advocacy Network) demanding decent wages from the charity.