Exclusive: 2 million mentally ill people missing from national gun check system

The issue of gun control leapt back into the national discourse in the wake of January’s Tucson massacre.

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Exclusive: DoJ veteran sees 'dangerous precedent' in letting Bush officials walk

In a rare blistering attack on the Department of Justice, a career veteran of the agency recently told Raw Story that the Obama administration handing Bush-era officials "a get out of jail free card” sets “a dangerous precedent" that could encourage other offenses by future leaders.

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Exclusive: Private sector attacks on WikiLeaks set 'scary precedent,' corporate whistleblower declares

Wendell Potter, the former communications chief for health insurer Cigna who turned whistleblower and exposed the insurance industry’s most deceptive practices, has come out in defense of secrets outlet WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange.

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Exclusive: Professor who downplayed oil spill has federal government contracts

Investigation also finds BP telling university what to research

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Exclusive: Business groups poised to turn judges into 'politicians in robes'

Illinois is ground zero for new tactic underwritten by Chamber of Commerce, manufacturing lobby

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Principal defends inviting BP and NOAA to educate her students about oil spill

Eyebrows were raised recently over reports that BP and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration have begun on-site outreach to local Louisiana schools in order to “dispel myths” about dispersants, subsurface oil and seafood safety in the wake of the catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Government withholding key data on Gulf seafood testing, scientists say

Gulf states not following consistent protocol, despite government claims

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Exclusive: Gulf seafood poses long-term health risks, experts say

Despite repeated assurances from federal officials and President Obama, independent scientists and public health experts have serious concerns about the long-term safety of Gulf seafood consumption.

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Exclusive: FEC commissioner helped RNC conceal role in 2004 vote suppression

Judge found sworn testimony 'belied' the facts

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