Approval from secret federal court replaces traditional warrant
"What we have done with the PATRIOT Act, we've given the government enormous powers. We've given the government the right to reach deeply into people's private lives, into their business affairs, without a court order."
Faulty leases the culprit that lets Big Oil off the hook
"Due to a flaw in the 1995 Outer Continental Shelf Deep Water Royalty Relief Act numerous oil companies are now drilling in the Gulf of Mexico in federal lands and paying no royalties to the federal government."
Biotech foods less widespread and better tested than Kucinich says
"Our whole food system in this country...most of it is genetically engineered. And (there is) no testing for the health consequences of this food."
— PolitiFact National
NAFTA not a big factor in increase
"When NAFTA was passed, there was an acceleration of immigration from Mexico because people were
in search of jobs."
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