Coal Baron Running for Senate Inexplicably Dubs McConnell 'Cocaine Mitch' in Bizarre Ad

What is one to do in the face of dragging poll numbers? Don Blankenship, a U.S. Senate candidate and West Virginia coal baron who is currently polling last in a three-way Republican primary race, offered up one answer on Tuesday: refer to the GOP’s Senate leader as “Cocaine Mitch” out of nowhere in the last seconds of…

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Kansas Ranch Allegedly Subjected Undocumented Workers to Indentured Servitude, Owner Also Allegedly Committed Voter Fraud

Farmworkers in America are some of the most vulnerable and exploited people in the country. Guestworkers largely come from Mexico and other parts of Central America, and even those who are able to make it to the U.S. through legal channels — a State Department H-2A visa — are susceptible to wage theft, unsafe working…