And I’m Telling You Todd’s Not Going: Punching In

Todd Akin launches online ad campaign stressing that he’s staying in the Missouri Senate race.

6 ways teachers unions are good for kids.

Echoes of the 1960’s in today’s fight over voting rights.

Grand Old Private Equity Party: How the Romney-Ryan ticket is unusually friendly to hedge funds, bankers and private-equity execs.

Celebrities like Josh Groban and Viola Davis involved in film glorifying ALEC-backed “parent trigger” laws.

Not the only one with a foot-in-mouth: Ohio GOP official stands by comment about black voters.

Related: Check out these signs from Monday’s protest of Ohio’s attempted voter suppression.

How the Paul Ryan-sponsored Bahrain free-trade agreement…didn’t work. Like, at all.

Finally: A vindicating decision for locked out country club workers in Pleasanton, California.