A Lowe's store in Saugus, Mass.
December 12, 2011 "We managed to step into a hotly contested debate," Lowe's says, and the company wants to "defer to communities, individuals and groups to discuss and consider such issues." Criticized for running the ads, it's now being criticized for pulling them.
Rep. Peter King.
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP
March 8, 2011 Rep. Peter King's planned Muslim radicals hearing is either depicted as a witchhunt or a much needed examination. And it has gotten an impressive amount of pre-hearing publicity.
August 16, 2010 Sen. Harry Reid: Build NY Mosque Elsewhere
December 20, 2007 It's time to highlight the lighter side of Muslim life.
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