Little bit for the politicos. Congresspedia is a US congress related wiki. They recently launched a project called "Wiki the Vote" where you can read, add, and edit the profiles of all US congressional candidates. I think is absolutely superb.
Senator Leland Yee is a hated figure by many in the video games industry for the bills he's been pushing to restrict video games sales. Here's an interesting interview with the man, who seems pretty level headed to me.