Marc Morano is the executive editor of Climate Depot and former climate researcher and communications director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee. He is involved in the AllPainNoGain petition effort.

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July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - New York Democratic Sen. Hillary Clinton Thursday warned that Republican conservatives were on the verge of erasing a century of "progress" on civil rights, feminist and worker-related issues."So much of what we built in the 20th century is at risk," Clinton said at the National Urban League's annual conference in Washington D.C. She spoke to a crowd of several hundred at a panel discussion entitled "The Black Male: Endangered Species or Hope for the Future?"
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Former Democratic presidential candidate Al Sharpton blasted blacks Thursday for what he described as their blind support of the Democratic Party without demanding anything in return. Sharpton, during his remarks at the National Urban League's annual conference in Washington, noted that his fellow Democrats, including former President Bill Clinton, have taken African-American voters for granted and failed to act in the best interests of the black community.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Following on the heels of Al Sharpton's criticism of the Democratic Party, Jesse Jackson Friday turned up the rhetorical heat, blaming the party for its "weak, fuzzy ideology." Jackson faulted the Democrats for supporting the NAFTA and CAFTA international trade deals as well as the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, which contained a provision imposing life sentences for people convicted of three violent crimes.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Atlanta (CNSNews.com) - A prominent union leader conceded over the weekend that the labor and civil rights movements have become "stale." Andrew Stern, president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), said both movements have a long way to go to re-establish their relevancy.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Atlanta (CNSNews.com) - A featured speaker at Saturday's civil rights march in Atlanta said the Bush administration and Republican Party leaders are "thieves" who "need to be locked up" for stealing the past two presidential elections and presiding over federal budget deficits and the war in Iraq. "They all need to be locked up because they are all criminals and they are all thieves," said Judge Greg Mathis, the star of the syndicated television program "The Judge Mathis Show."
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A new black Republican national organization has formed to reach out to minority voters that overwhelmingly vote for the Democratic Party. The new group, calling itself the National Black Republican Association, asserts that blacks are being taken for granted by the Democratic Party and liberal black leadership.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - With some Democrats in Congress worrying about the precedent setting potential of a new law aimed at sparing the life of Terri Schiavo, a former Supreme Court nominee told Cybercast News Service Monday that such congressional intervention was not so unusual.Robert Bork, a Reagan administration nominee whom the U.S. Senate refused to confirm, called the federal legislation signed by President Bush early Monday morning something that "happens with some regularity."
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The anti-war group Code Pink, slammed by conservatives and some wounded veterans for co-sponsoring recent protests in front of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., now suggests that the most inflammatory signs held up at the protests might have been the work of "infiltrators whose aim [was] to disrupt the vigil."
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Billionaire financier George Soros's conviction for insider trading was upheld by a French appellate court on Thursday. Soros, the liberal financier who spent more than $23 million of his own money trying to defeat President Bush last year, was found guilty of insider trading in 2002 by a French court for his involvement in a 1988 takeover battle of the French bank Societe Generale. Soros is facing a fine of $2.87 million.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(Capitol Hill) CNSNews.com - He may still be the darling of cultural conservatives, but President Bush's budget decisions have prompted one of his allies in Congress to assert that conservatives have no business comparing Bush to one of the most popular conservative presidents ever - Ronald Reagan.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Sen. Hillary Clinton is "abusing the system" -- using New York State voters as a springboard to the presidency, according to a 38-year-old Republican who would like to stop Mrs. Clinton in 2006, well before sthe 2008 Democratic race for president."[Clinton] is not even running for U.S. Senate, she is running for president and she clearly has no intention of fulfilling a six-year Senate term if she is re-elected," said likely GOP Senate candidate Adam Brecht in an interview with Cybercast News Service.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The dark clouds of Hurricane Katrina may have produced a silver lining for the struggling liberal civil rights establishment. Several groups have created their own hurricane relief fund-raising campaigns, and they are now urging President Bush to "partner" with them, anticipating that hundreds of billions of federal dollars will be appropriated for the rebuilding of the U.S. Gulf Coast.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - With Republicans in charge of the White House and Congress and Democrats fearing that the next appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court could lead to the reversal of legalized abortion, one of the most liberal groups in Washington believes the only solution to such a "dire" problem is to elect more women.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - As president of the Texas State Bar, Harriet Miers, whom President Bush Monday nominated for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court, proposed a referendum that would have allowed the American Bar Association's (ABA) rank and file members to decide whether the organization should take a position on abortion rights.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - A prominent Democratic Party pollster Thursday said the reason members of his party have lost major elections in recent years is because they have not "run with conviction."Stanley Greenberg, who currently heads his own research firm, previously conducted polling and offered advice to then-President Bill Clinton, then-Vice President Al Gore, British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and South African President Nelson Mandela.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
See Video of Joseph Wilson at National Press Club Washington (CNSNews.com) - Former U.S. Ambassador Joseph Wilson, conducting another round of media appearances related to the leaking of his wife's CIA cover, used a National Press Club appearance Monday to assert that he is no "commie liberal sympathizer."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Manchester, N.H. (CNSNews.com) - Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards cast himself as the underdog against the Washington establishment in a speech in New Hampshire on Monday, as supporters predicted he was poised for a strong showing in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary.Edwards told an enthusiastic crowd at the Palace Theatre in Manchester that he has overcome the odds many times in his life.Referring to his days as a trial lawyer suing large companies, Edwards described how he battled "big corporate lawyers" in North Carolina.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - When the U.S. State Department invited a team of international election observers to watch this year's American presidential election, it invited "scandal, fraud and corruption to the American electoral process," a conservative watchdog group has charged.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - The charge by some on the left that President George Bush stole the 2004 presidential election was dismissed Thursday as "Internet conspiracy theories" by the author of a new book on voter fraud.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Manchester, N.H. (CNSNews.com) - President George W. Bush had competition -- none of it well known -- in Tuesday's little-mentioned New Hampshire Republican primary.This time, Bush coasted to an easy victory against a pack of thirteen relatively unknown challengers. With 222 of 301 precincts reporting, Bush had 86 percent of the vote, giving him all 32 of New Hampshire's delegates.