U.S. District Judge Sharon Blackburn on Wednesday upheld major provisions of the draconian measure.
President Obama must keep wearing that working-class warrior badge of honor.
Calling Appalachia "ground zero" in the fight against poverty, Jesse Jackso called for a new federal commission to fight poverty.
Many in Massachusetts were unhappy to see Republican Scott Brown win the late Ted Kennedy's Senate seat in 2010 - now they are throwing themselves into the campaign to elect Elizabeth Warren.
Missouri's Republican-dominated Senate did something unexpected recently during the legislative special session.
Poorer people and students scored a voting rights victory in New Hampshire as a veto by Democratic Gov. John Lynch of a controversial voter ID law was upheld.
Republicans, as expected, are already throwing wrenches into the works, with all of the GOP presidential candidates essentially trashing the proposal.
"Let's make our country what it should be," said AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka yesterday.