Top lobbyists visiting Obama’s White House

UPDATE 1: Google owned YouTube announced new rules on Sept. 1 (right before election)

Monetization to be stripped of “Controversial or sensitive subjects”

UPDATE 2: Obama has given up control of the Internet an international body on Sept. 30 (Wall Street Journal story)

Obama in 2007: “I am in this race to tell the corporate lobbyists that their days of setting the agenda in Washington are over.”


Google, Blue Shield, ExxonMobil, Edison Electric top the list.

Source: Google


Milwaukee: City of Democrats

After a second night of Milwaukee rioting, interesting to note the city has been run by Democrats since 1916 (including 2 Socialist mayors)


Tom Barrett: 2004-present – Democrat
John Norquist: 1988-2004 – Democrat
Henry W. Maier: 1960 – 1988 – Democrat
Frank P. Zeidler: 1948-1960 – Socialist
John Bohn: 1942-1948 – Non partisan
Carl Zeidler: 1940-1942 – Democrat
Daniel Webster Hoan: 1916-1940 – Socialist