The processes of picking candidates varies from newspaper to newspaper, but there are common traits: it’s not pretty, it’s human and the boss holds the cards.
It's not "anti-industry" to understand the reality of climate change and to advocate for policies and investments that cut the carbon footprint of fossil fuels.
The Sage Grouse wonders if the $6 billion spent on U.S. elections is less about who has the best public policy ideas and more about "the thrill of the deal."
Mad as Hell?…
Remember the movie “Network”? Faye Dunaway and Peter Finch: “I’m Mad as Hell and I’m Not Going to Take it Any More.”
The housing collapse, Fannie Mae collapse, AIG $100-plus billion credit default swap collapse, Lehman Brothers
The Sage Grouse has been all over the Tea Party for bad manners, incivility and surrender of judgment to rampant emotion. But now, leftists, it is time to take your medicine. The Tea Party is rude and one-dimensional, but they don’t burn cars and destroy buildings.