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Chamber of Commerce's Kills For Profit

LONDON — When the Irish prime minister visited the U.S. Chamber of Commerce last year, he had a message to deliver. Ireland’s economy was recovering and his country was still open for business. “Call me anytime,” he told business leaders.

But Thomas J. Donohue, the chief executive of the chamber, had his own agenda. During the visit, he tried to persuade the prime minister to reject Irish antismoking legislation that would require tobacco companies to sell cigarettes in plain packages with images of diseased lungs or cancer patients.

Press Release: FBI Announces Probe of News Corp

For Immediate Release Contact: Naomi Seligman, 310.617.4577,

FBI Announces Examination Of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp For Illegal Hacking Of Americans’ Phones, Including 9/11 Victims  Urged Probe Under The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Earlier This Week

Group Now Asks For Investigation To Include Million Dollar Payments To Weaken FCPA

Washington, DC –  welcomed the announcement today that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is opening a criminal examination of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp for hacking into the phones of United States citizens, including victims of the 9/11 terror attack.  The group urged the FBI to take action in response to the other serious allegations lodged against News Corps in the United States.

Legal Schnauzer: Bush-Era U.S. Attorney Is the Target of a Federal Investigation

One couple's encounter with corrupt judges, slimy lawyers, and incompetent prosecutors in Alabama. . . and how you can avoid being cheated by the vermin who make a mockery of our justice system.

June 6, 2011- Leura Canary, the notorious Bush-appointed prosecutor who was at the heart of the Don Siegelman case, is the focus of a U.S. Department of Justice investigation, sources tell Legal Schnauzer.

Press Release: Hundreds of Nurses to Call on White House, Congress June 7

Call for New Agenda, a Main Street Contract for the American People
Say Wall Street Should Pay for Rebuilding Nation and Healing America

Hundreds of registered nurses from 31 states, joined by labor and community allies, will gather outside the White House, picket the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and rally near Congress Tuesday, June 7 to call for a new, “Main Street Contract for the American People.”

The gathering, sponsored by National Nurses United, the nation’s largest union and professional association of nurses, will propose a program for rebuilding American communities with jobs, healthcare, education, and other urgent needs, funded through a fair tax policy targeted at those on Wall Street who created the economic crisis. Nurses will emphasize that theme with a spirited protest at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce headquarters.


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