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BP ‘cuts payments to 40,000′ over incomplete claims forms

BP plans to reduce payments to some 40,000 oil-spill claimants, potentially making life more difficult for individuals and businesses affected by the Gulf oil spill, a Louisiana official has said. The Associated Press reports that Louisiana’s secretary for children and family services, Kristy Nichols, found “a significant cut in daily…

Rove: ‘Largely novices … unsophisticated people’ at Tea Party rallies

Suggests civil rights protesters in early days said equally ‘unfortunate and unnecessary’ things Democrats are sometimes accused of being elitists who look down on honest working folk, but former White House senior adviser Karl Rove appears to harbor a certain condescension of his own towards “unsophisticated” Tea Partiers. MSBC’s Savannah…

NYPD’s quotas mean innocent people being arrested: officer

A New York City police officer is alleging that his department has arrest quotas that result in innocent people being arrested. Officer Adil Polanco told WABC channel 7 in New York that his precinct — the 41st in the Bronx — has a “20 and one” monthly quota, meaning each…

House Democrats in disarray over anti-torture provision

Democratic leadership in the House was in disarray last night after having to withdraw the 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act, moments before it was to have been voted upon, as the result of a controversial anti-torture provision. The amendment was added in the House Rules Committee late on Wednesday and had…

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