Doing Their Job

By |July 27th, 2007|

Doing Their Job updated There's been a lot of pontificating from wingnuts that Reid and Pelosi are lording over a "do-nothing Congress," something Republicans know an awful lot about. The facts in evidence point to just the opposite, with the Senate just last night passing the 9/11 recommendations, which has to have the Republicans choking [...]

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Using Al Qaeda to Push the Iraq War

By |July 27th, 2007|

He used the words Al Qaeda "93 times in 29 minutes," according to CNN. It's the latest push by President Bush to inflate the enemy in Iraq, while ignoring the reality of what we're facing from these thugs and exactly where that threat is dug in. His recent speech was not only an insult to [...]

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GOPers Cut and Run from YouTube Debate

By |July 27th, 2007|

It's official. Republicans are now The Monarchy Party. This is classic stuff. Only John McCain and Ron Paul have said they'd take part in the Republican version of the YouTube - CNN debate coming up. Four days after the Democratic debate in Charleston, S.C,. more than 400 questions directed to the GOP presidential field have [...]

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So Much for A Different Kind of Politics

By |July 26th, 2007|

Sean Hannity calls Clinton a socialist. Neal Boortz and other wingnut talkers rant about Clinton's alleged Marxism. But now Barack Obama has weighed in calling Clinton "Bush-Cheney lite." She can't be both, boys. Barack Obama has decided to discard his above the fray campaign, while simultaneously embracing his personality campaign. Today, not only did he [...]

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Edwards Offers an Economic Plan & Tax Reform

By |July 26th, 2007|

Edwards Offers an Economic Plan & Tax Reform updated graphic via Huffington Post Talk about timing. While Obama takes out after Clinton, Edwards offers policy reform. On a day where the Dow plummeted and the housing market continued quaking, Edwards put forth some serious policy ideas on what could change the economic future for us [...]

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Support the Troops is Still a Slogan to the GOP

By |July 26th, 2007|

'Support the Troops' is Still a Slogan to the GOP The contempt Republicans have for veterans has become more and more visceral as Democratic and independent minded soldiers and veterans stand up and declare there are many political affiliations in the military. As everyone knows, it was Republicans who swiftboated John McCain in 2000, as [...]

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Can You Say Special Counsel?

By |July 26th, 2007|

Senators Schumer, Feinstein, Feingold and Whitehouse called for a Special Counsel this morning. A group of Senate Democrats called Wednesday for a special counsel to investigate whether Attorney General Alberto Gonzales perjured himself regarding the firings of U.S. attorneys and administration dissent over President Bush's domestic surveillance program. "We ask that you immediately appoint an [...]

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Reid Calls Washington Post Out

By |July 26th, 2007|

Reid Calls Washington Post Out Remember this editorial just recently? Reid responded today. Your editorial wrongly asserted that "a large majority of senators from both parties favor a shift in the U.S. mission." While a majority of the Senate voted again last week for a plan that would keep U.S. forces in Iraq for counterterrorism [...]

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Obama: My Foreign Policy Judgment is Tops

By |July 26th, 2007|

Obama: My Foreign Policy Judgment is Tops It happened during a close door media session with a bunch of big shots, which was held at the Time Warner Center in New York City. Senator Barack Obama telling reporters he's got the foreign policy judgment America needs (h/t Greg Sargent). "One thing I'm very confident about [...]

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AP: Proof Gonzales Lied

By |July 25th, 2007|

AP: Proof Gonzales Lied updated VIDEO: AP story via David Shuster Caught. Documents show that eight congressional leaders were briefed about the Bush administration's terrorist surveillance program on the eve of its expiration in 2004, contradicting sworn Senate testimony this week by Attorney General Alberto Gonzales. The documents, obtained by The Associated Press, come as [...]

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