December 13, 2011 A bill before Congress that would allow some types of "robocalls" to be made to cellphones is getting an increasing amount of attention this week thanks to something that's very rare these days — bipartisan opposition from state attorneys general.
December 6, 2011 Election-day dirty tricksters be forewarned: getting caught trying in a voter-suppression scheme can draw you a prison term, at least in Maryland.That's one take away message from Tuesday's conviction of the man who served as campaign manager for the effort of Maryland's former Republican Gov. Robert Ehrlich Jr.'s to regain the governorship.
November 2, 2010 The phone network crash led Democrats to erroneously suspect a GOP dirty trick like one in 2002. This crash affected both Democrats and Republicans alike. And while Democrats initially blamed the GOP, Republicans accused Democrats of a distraction.