Marc Morano is the executive editor of Climate Depot and former climate researcher and communications director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee. He is involved in the AllPainNoGain petition effort.

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July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Boston (CNSNews.com) - Former Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean told a liberal audience on Tuesday that southern voters will grow tired of the Republicans' perennial appeal on social issues relating to "guns, God and gays."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - An emerging conspiracy theory among some political left wingers acccuses Republicans of stealing the 2004 presidential election. While many Americans wonder why Election Day exit polling was so inaccurate and showed Democrat John Kerry winning, liberal bloggers and activists insist the exit polls were correct and that Republican forces used fraud to help President Bush win re-election on Nov. 2.But the controversy isn't confined to bloggers and activists.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Boston (CNSNews.com) - The chairman of the Democratic National Committee on Thursday defended actor Alec Baldwin's remark at an official DNC event that the GOP has been "hijacked by these fundamentalist wackos."DNC chair Terry McAuliffe told CNSNews.com, "Alec Baldwin said that? But you know what? [Vice President] Dick Cheney went on the floor of the United States senate and told a fellow senator to go 'blank' himself." "Alec Baldwin can speak for himself, anybody can speak for themselves," McAuliffe said.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - The charge by some on the left that President George Bush stole the 2004 presidential election was dismissed Thursday as "Internet conspiracy theories" by the author of a new book on voter fraud.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - When the U.S. State Department invited a team of international election observers to watch this year's American presidential election, it invited "scandal, fraud and corruption to the American electoral process," a conservative watchdog group has charged.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(Correction: Following the certification of Ohio's election results, Bush defeated Kerry in the state by nearly 119,000 votes.) Capitol Hill (CNSNews.com) - The 2004 presidential election was plagued by fraud and voter suppression, according to some Democratic members of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, liberal special interest groups and big-name private citizens, who used the formal surroundings of a congressional office building Wednesday to present their evidence.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
New York (CNSNews.com) - About a thousand protesters descended on Fox News Channel's headquarters in New York City on Tuesday afternoon and blasted the network as a fascist arm of the Republican Party. The crowd chanted slogans such as "Fox News lies," "Fox News, get off the air," "Fair and balanced is a lie," "Shut the Fox up," and "Anti-peace, Anti-Gay, Rupert Murdoch, Go Away." The protesters billed the event as a "Fox News Shut-Up-A-Thon."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(Correction: Following the certification of Ohio's election results, Bush defeated Kerry by nearly 119,000 votes. Also clarifies reference to exit polls in 17th graph.) Capitol Hill (CNSNews.com) - Following an Election Day prediction that Democratic candidate John Kerry would win more than 300 electoral votes and the presidency, one of America's most well known polling firms continued the job Wednesday of explaining its flawed projection.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
New York (CNSNews.com) - Actor Stephen Baldwin said he would "continue praying" for his brother Alec because of Alec's open hostility to religious conservatives.CNSNews.com asked Baldwin on Wednesday about his brother's statement at the Democratic National Convention in July that the Republican Party "has been hijacked by these fundamentalist wackos."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Pollster John Zogby Thursday defended his company's participation in a left wing forum on Capitol Hill where liberal special interest groups and Democratic House members alleged that the 2004 election had been marred by fraud and malfunctioning voting machines. And while Zogby erroneously cast Democrat John Kerry as the winner of the presidential election in his Election Day projection, the pollster insisted Thursday that his polling in the just completed presidential cycle was "very, very good."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Manchester, N.H. (CNSNews.com) - Sen. John Edwards, the North Carolina Democrat who finished fourth in Tuesday's presidential primary in New Hampshire, refused to answer allegations that he had used "junk science" in part to win hugely lucrative legal judgments or settlements against the medical profession.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
New York (CNSNews.com) - A massive protest outside Madison Square Garden featured at least one sign asking where John Hinckley was.The prominently displayed sign read, "Where is John Hinckley when we really need him?" It featured a bullet hole with dripping red blood. Hinckley attempted to assassinate former President Ronald Reagan in 1981, and he has been in a mental hospital ever since, after being found incompetent to stand trial.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - For the first time in eight years, Jesse Jackson's Wall Street Project will not receive a donation from the New York Stock Exchange. And for the second year in a row, the Wall Street Project will not be holding its fundraising gala on the floor of the stock exchange. Jackson did use the NYSE floor for six consecutive years before being frozen out last year.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A prominent Democratic donor who was serving as the Bush administration's manager of a $350 million development project in Africa is out because of his failure to raise the required funds. Frank Savage is also one of several former Enron officials being sued by the U.S. Department of Labor for "failing to protect [Enron] workers" whose life savings evaporated in the accounting scandal that bankrupted the energy giant.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The liberal media watchdog group Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) has defended the authenticity of the CBS News "60 Minutes II" documents that were at the center of a news segment questioning President George Bush's service with the Texas Air National Guard in the early 1970s."The arguments I have seen for these documents being fake seem pretty thin," Jim Naureckas, editor of FAIR's bimonthly magazine "Extra," told CNSNews.com.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A conservative legal group has accused billionaire investor George Soros of violating federal election law.The National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) on Tuesday filed a 41-page complaint against Soros with the Federal Election Commission, alleging "extensive apparent violations of the Federal Election Campaign Act."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - John F. Kerry downplayed any threat posed by the communist government of North Vietnam in his 1971 book The New Soldier and instead charged that American soldiers "were killing women and children" and helping to create "a nation of refugees, bomb craters, amputees, orphans, widows, and prostitutes..." in Vietnam.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The man believed to be the source of the documents used in a CBS News report critical of President Bush, wrote a commentary in August for a left wing online journal in which he bragged that he had "reassembled" President Bush's National Guard files. At the conclusion of Bill Burkett's commentary, he also boasted that he had served as "one of the sources for information in the Michael Moore's film 'Farenheit 911.'" (sic)
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Counter-inaugural protesters Thursday accused President Bush of "co-opting Jesus" for political purposes. "He's always talking about symbols of evil, using Jesus as a political pawn," said Rod Murphy from a group called, "10,000 Jesuses.""The GOP and Bush sound like they have a mandate from Jesus, and I am sorry, but that is not the Jesus that I grew up with," Murphy told Cybercast News Service, noting his opposition to the war in Iraq.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The Massachusetts Supreme Court decision okaying same-sex marriages may propel the contentious issue to the forefront of the 2004 elections and cause the Democratic Party "heartburn" next year, a political analyst said Tuesday."It can't help the Democratic candidates, it just can't," said Larry Sabato in an interview with CNSNews.com. Sabato is a political science professor at the University of Virginia.