Stories by Annie-Rose Strasser

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Posted on: Feb 6, 2014, Source: Think Progress

It strikes a blow to big tobacco and a bigger blow for public health.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2014, Source: ThinkProgress

In a Pre-Superbowl interview, the President clashes with Bill O'Reilly's IRS Scandal spin.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2014, Source: ThinkProgress

Got a balance on your school account, 3rd grader? Kiss your lunch goodbye.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014, Source: ThinkProgress

Propane space heaters sparked a flame that engulfed an Indiana family's home.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2014, Source: Think Progress

This is despite notorious incidents of police brutality.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Kentucky has long been a hotbed of dirty energy production, but this discovery may just take the cake...

Posted on: Nov 7, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The company’s founder would like you to know: It’s not the pants’ fault. It’s your thighs.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2013, Source: Think Progress

One Jacksonville resident launched a petition that has so far garnered over 150,000 signatures, asking the Duval County School Board to change the name.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: Think Progress

House GOP brought the government to a shutdown by refusing to fund Obamacare, but with the added leverage of the debt ceiling, their demands have since grown.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2013, Source: ThinkProgress

Budget cuts have left Philadelphia's schools without adequate medical support, and students are paying with their lives.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Poor people will have it worse, of course.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2013, Source: ThinkProgress

On Facebook the man wrote, "You may see Jesus when you look at them. I see Satan. "

Posted on: Jul 28, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Former female Merrill Lynch employees allege training included a book called “Seducing the Boys Club: Uncensored Tactics From a Woman at the Top”

Posted on: Jul 22, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The cartoonist depicted various incidents in which Sharpton has been active as people being hanged from a tree.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2013, Source: Think Progress

How about just paying them a living wage?

Posted on: Jun 28, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Even after historic ruling, Republicans still just won't give up.

Posted on: May 31, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Erick Ericson's neanderthalian views of gender roles will really make you scratch your head.

Posted on: May 10, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The company only reinstated the workers after intense outcry.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2013, Source: Think Progress

A new report shines a light on a harrowing “debtors’ prison” system in Ohio — one that violates both the United States’ and the Ohio constitution.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2013, Source: Think Progress

The town’s Police Chief said he hopes “having a gun would help residents take their protection into their own hands,” since the town has an understaffed police department.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Don Young, who called Latinos "wetbacks," has a long history of saying crazy, offensive, or outright bizarre things during his 40-year tenure as a member of Congress.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Connecticut 13-year-old is sexually assaulted by 18-year-old athletes, then taunted on social media.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Reports are beginning to roll in about how children will bear the brunt of Congressional inaction.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2013, Source: Think Progress


Posted on: Feb 6, 2013, Source: Think Progress

It isn’t a switch to online mail that’s causing the postal demise — it’s Congress.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2013, Source: Think Progress

All of the women in the Senate, with the exception of Sen. Deb Fischer (R-NE), co-sponsored the legislation.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2013, Source: Think Progress

Joe Arpaio has thought of less friendly uses for firearms in his recent past. Back in November, the sheriff decided to arm his deputies with automatic weapons to stop “illegal aliens” “attempting to escape” his county.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2012, Source: Think Progress

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell promised he wouldn’t be willing to raise taxes at all to avoid the automatic spending cuts and tax hike trigger that will otherwise go into effect January 1st.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2012, Source: Think Progress

The truth before the spin.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2012, Source: Think Progress

Study considered Romney’s proposal in full, including plans to transform Medicare and convert Medicaid into a block grant for the states.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2012, Source: ThinkProgress

A provocative survey sent out by the group, which is the key part of Romney's voter turnout operation, asks leading questions that compare President Barack Obama to history's worst despots.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2012, Source: Think Progress

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