Jo Comerford @ Truthout - Americans deserve representatives in Congress who take seriously their role as stewards of the people's business. We deserve a federal budget that reflects Americans' priorities for how our tax dollars are spent. Unfortunately, Congress seems determined to give us neither. Read more.
Russia and China on Monday launched a giant gas pipeline linking the countries for the first time, one of three major projects aimed at cementing Moscow’s role as the world’s top gas exporter. Read more.