Tuesday Nov 26
Media Matters for America
Rush Limbaugh Gets His Satire From Racist, Sexist Blog
Rush Limbaugh took material for his radio program from "satire" blog Diversity Chronicles, a website with strong undertones of white supremacy and misogyny which Rush described as "a website that does satire on how white men are blamed for everything."
CNS Obsesses Over Obama Photo Shoot From 6 Years Ago
On June 20, 2007, then-Sen. Barack Obama , who was seeking the Democratic presidential nomination at the time, hosted a "portrait session" in his U.S. Senate office where he posed for and with Terry Richardson, a man already well-known, as the flyleaf of a coffee-table collection of his work put it, as the photographer who "took 1970s porn esthetic ... (more)
Va. governor-elect reappoints finance chief
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe reappointed Ric Brown to the state's finance chief Monday and named three veteran Democratic policy advisers to top administration posts.
Was the environment a decisive factor in the Virginia governor's race?
When looking at electoral outcomes, it can be hard to know which issues shape partisan preferences and which merely reflect them.
Looking at Campaign Sign Removal - Arlington County Board members may consider asking state transportation officials for authority to remove improperly placed campaign signs from state roads.
McAuliffe keeps current finance secretary, adds staff
With a new budget to address upon taking office, Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe went for continuity by tapping current Virginia Finance Secretary Ric Brown to continue his state fiscal stewardship, at least in the early days of McAuliffe's administration.