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  • Col. David Hunt: US Lost 14 SOLDIERS Searching for Deserter Bowe Bergdahl (Video)

    06/03/2014 7:57:55 PM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 32 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 3 2014 | Jim Hoft
    Bowe Bergdahl was a deserter. Bergdahl on June 20, 2009 crawled underneath a wire at his fire base with water, food, a change of clothes, a knife and a cell phone. He called his unit the day after he deserted to tell his unit he deserted… Bill, we lost 14 soldiers, killed, searching for a deserter. He left his unit in combat. It’s non-arguable… We don’t know yet if he joined the Taliban or not. But, there’s no question he deserted.
  • Giffords testifies on Wash. gun initiative

    01/29/2014 8:22:41 AM PST · by rktman · 18 replies
    enquirerherald.com ^ | 1/28/2014 | RACHEL LA CORTE
    OLYMPIA, Wash. — Former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived a 2011 shooting, testified Tuesday before a Washington state House panel considering an initiative to expand firearm background checks in the state, telling lawmakers that "the nation is counting on you." With her husband, retired NASA space shuttle commander Mark Kelly, sitting next to her, Giffords spoke slowly and briefly to the panel that was taking public testimony on Initiative 594, which seeks to require background checks for all sales, including online sales and private transactions, such as those that occur at gun shows. The checks would be conducted...
  • Obama's Goat

    10/10/2013 6:26:26 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 37 replies
    The American Spectator ^ | 10/10/13 | Gary Shapiro
    The National Park System has a budget of $2.6 billion, much of it raised by concession and attendance fees. Even if it were entirely taxpayer-funded it would represent only .00068 of every federal dollar in our $3.8 trillion budget. Nonetheless, hardball-playing White House strategists have made it the most conspicuous instrument of pain inflicted by the federal shutdown.**snip**Will someone please ask Interior Department Secretary Sally Jewell, the former private executive from Seattle, why she is allowing her department’s most popular agency to play the shutdown goat? Surely the deployment of rangers as scolds and punishers — for the infraction of...
  • Stateside Commissaries to Close in Government Shutdown

    09/28/2013 4:00:52 AM PDT · by gasport · 31 replies
    Spouse & Family News ^ | 9/27/13 | Amy Bushatz
    If the government shuts down Oct. 1 commissaries stateside will be closed starting Oct. 2, according to officials with the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA). Read more: http://spousebuzz.com/blog/2013/09/stateside-commissaries-close-government-shut.html#ixzz2gBT8PNJy SpouseBUZZ.com
  • Jesse Jackson on white boy bus beating: ‘It’s hard to make a comparison’

    08/12/2013 1:02:11 PM PDT · by Lakeshark · 58 replies
    the Washington Times ^ | 8/12/13 | Jessica Chasmar
    <p>Former Florida Rep. Allen West had some harsh words for nationally known civil rights activists like the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the Rev. Al Sharpton, who have remained silent on a video showing black teens beating a white boy on a school bus.</p>
  • Is Benghazi Obama's Watergate?

    05/10/2013 4:47:37 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 75 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 5/10/13 | Lauri B Regan
    While political pundits and media analysts who live in an alternative universe (also known as the left-wing) scream conspiracy theory from the rooftops, we are witnessing an historic event playing out in the form of the Benghazi hearings. Reminiscent of Hillary Clinton's infamous accusations of a "vast right-wing conspiracy" when the House impeached her husband, everyone from Al Sharpton to Debbie Wasserman Schultz is demonizing the House Oversight Committee for staging a "witch hunt" in order to understand what happened the night that four American citizens were murdered by al Qaeda-affiliated terrorists in Libya. But despite Obama and Clinton's combined...
  • What FDR said about Jews in private

    04/07/2013 8:00:57 PM PDT · by Nachum · 111 replies
    L.A. Touches ^ | 4/7/13 | Rafael Medoff
    In May 1943, President Franklin Roosevelt met with British Prime Minister Winston Churchill at the White House. It was 17 months after Pearl Harbor and a little more than a year before D-Day. The two Allied leaders reviewed the war effort to date and exchanged thoughts on their plans for the postwar era. At one point in the discussion, FDR offered what he called "the best way to settle the Jewish question." Vice President Henry Wallace, who noted the conversation in his diary, said Roosevelt spoke approvingly of a plan (recommended by geographer and Johns Hopkins University President Isaiah Bowman)...
  • Silenced watchdog highlights power behind rampant science fraud

    01/17/2013 5:39:55 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 15 replies
    Forbes ^ | January 9, 2013 | Bill Frezza
    Those of us concerned about the decaying credibility of Big Science were dismayed to learn that the whistleblower site Science Fraud has been shut down due to a barrage of legal threats against its operator. With billions of dollars in federal science funding hinging on the integrity of academic researchers, and billions more in health care dollars riding on the truthfulness of pharmaceutical research claims, the industry needs more websites like this, not fewer. Regular readers of Retraction Watch, a watchdog site run by two medical reporters, got the news along with a story about the blog’s anonymous editor, who...
  • Military Emails Reveal Details On bin Laden's Burial ["Traditional Islamic Procedures" Observed]

    11/21/2012 9:25:26 PM PST · by Steelfish · 34 replies
    FoxNews ^ | November 21, 2012
    Internal Military Emails Reveal Details On bin Laden's Burial November 21, 2012 WASHINGTON – Internal emails among senior U.S. military officers indicate that no sailors watched Usama bin Laden's burial at sea from the USS Carl Vinson and traditional Islamic procedures were followed during the ceremony. The emails, obtained by The Associated Press through the Freedom of Information Act, are heavily blacked out, but are the first public disclosure of government information about the Al Qaeda leader's death. The emails were released Wednesday by the Defense Department. Bin Laden was killed on May 1, 2011, by a Navy SEAL team...
  • THE GENOCIDE THE WORLD DOESN'T WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES)

    04/16/2012 3:49:34 PM PDT · by STE=Q · 30 replies
    Afrikaner Genocide Museum ^ | 04-16-2012 | Dr. Gregory Stanton
    “The white Boer, the Afrikaner, is easily the highest at-risk group for murder on Earth ... 310 in 100,000 per year actually. By comparison, in London the yearly probability of getting murdered is 3 in 100,000.”
  • Apathy will be the legacy of Romney’s carpet bombing

    02/01/2012 9:31:36 AM PST · by Lakeshark · 30 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 2/1/12 | William Jacobson
    Mitt Romney had a strong win last night in Florida. There’s no way to spin it otherwise, just as there was no way to spin Newt’s South Carolina win otherwise. But at what cost? Financially the cost was about $17 million for Romney and his SuperPAC, almost entirely on negative ads. Of the $15 million in negative ads run by or for Romney, only one was positive, a radio ad in Spanish run only 15 times. Last night, Brit Hume described the win appropriately: “He beat Newt Gingrich by bombing him back into the stone age” with negative ads. Despite...
  • Ron Paul seeking to pick off Santorum

    01/12/2012 6:39:04 PM PST · by Lakeshark · 54 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 1/12/12 | William Jacobson
    Richard Viguerie has an interesting observation regarding the methodology of Ron Paul’s campaign intended to leave Paul as the last not-Romney standing, Ron Paul Goes Bird Hunting: "Experienced bird hunters and fighter pilots know you don’t aim for the leader of a flight — you start at the back of the flight and work your way forward. This is apparently what Congressman Ron Paul is doing to his opponents in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Rather than aim at purported frontrunner Mitt Romney (who should be the number one target of his libertarian supporters), Ron Paul has been...
  • While you weren’t looking, Obama passed immigration amnesty

    08/20/2011 8:09:09 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 77 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 8/20/2011 | William Jacobson
    He didn’t pass it through Congress, even though he had overwhelming majorities for almost two years, because there were not enough votes. He also didn’t do it by regulation, because that would take time and be subject to public comment and other messy procedures. Instead, Obama simply has issued an internal policy not to deport illegal aliens other than those who have committed some other serious crime. Janet Napolitano tried to justify the change based on the need to focus on violent criminals and couched the change in the language of prosecutorial discretion. Those excuses were flat out pretexts; each...
  • Let's Fire Debbie (Wasserman Schultz) is new South Florida Battlecry

    08/13/2011 6:57:56 AM PDT · by Libloather · 34 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 7/30/11
    Let's Fire Debbie is new South Florida BattlecryPRWeb – Sat, Jul 30, 2011 Naples, Florida - Karen Harrington hopes to borrow a page from the Marco Rubio campaign and overwhelm the establishment with national grassroots fundraising and support. She lost on her first attempt in 2010 but did get 40% of the vote in her first outing. Karen hopes to defeat Debbie Wasserman Schultz who has made herself a national target with her recent exchange with Congressman West and her sharp interviews with the media, remniscent of those previously conducted with Anthony Weiner. David Easlick, a Naples, Florida, consultant who...
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz says GOP seeks ‘dictatorship … spark panic'

    07/27/2011 3:43:00 PM PDT · by Nachum · 125 replies
    Politico ^ | 7/27/11 | MIKE ALLEN
    Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), chair of the Democratic National Committee, said Wednesday that House Republicans are trying to impose “dictatorship” through their tactics in the debt-ceiling negotiations. She said the GOP rhetoric could “spark panic and chaos,” which she called “potentially devastating” to the economy. The chair telephoned POLITICO to express “significant disappointment in where … Republicans have allowed this debate to degenerate.” “Aren’t we at the point where the closer we get to chaos, the more concern that there should be about coming to the table and compromising with Democrats?” Wasserman Schultz asked. “This is not leadership. This...
  • White House Says It Wasn't Responsible for Picking Rowdy Basketball Arena for Arizona Memorial..

    01/13/2011 4:41:10 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 107 replies
    White House Says It Wasn't Responsible for Picking Rowdy Basketball Arena for Arizona Memorial Service Thursday, January 13, 2011 By Fred Lucas Washington (CNSNews.com) – White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs said Thursday that the White Houes was not responsible for choosing a basketball arena, as opposed to a church or a smaller auditorium that might be more conducive to a solemn event, for Wednesday's night's memorial service in Tucson, Ariz. The McKale Memorial Center, an athletics facility at the University of Arizona, was packed with a reported 14,000 people, who repeatedly broke out in cheers and screams of a...
  • Obama Gets a Real Vacation

    12/28/2010 2:55:03 PM PST · by ColdOne · 27 replies · 3+ views
    CBSnews.com ^ | December 28, 2010 | Peter Maer
    HONOLULU - President Obama's Hawaii retreat has been about as close as any president can get to a real vacation. At the risk of jinxing Mr. Obama, so far no major crisis or controversy has intruded into his get-away.
  • Mrs. Obama’s Separate Hawaii Travel Likely Costs at Least $63,000

    12/22/2010 1:02:28 PM PST · by Faith · 22 replies · 1+ views
    White House Dossier ^ | December 22, 2010 | Keith Koffler
    The decision by First Lady Michelle Obama to leave on schedule for her two-week Hawaii vacation and not wait a few days for her delayed husband will probably cost taxpayers more than $63,000 in additional expenses, according to a White House Dossier analysis. President Obama was supposed to depart for Hawaii Saturday, but decided to stay in Washington until Congress finishes its work for the year. He’s now expected to depart today or tomorrow. But Mrs. Obama chose to leave without him Saturday, taking their two children and the dog along with her.
  • Obama Admin Targets Pro-Lifers in FBI Training Forum With Pro-Abortion Orgs

    09/30/2010 8:58:34 AM PDT · by julieee · 56 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | September 28, 2010 | Steven Ertelt
    Obama Admin Targets Pro-Lifers in FBI Training Forum With Pro-Abortion Orgs Washington, DC -- Documents LifeNews.com obtained today reveal the Obama administration partnered with leading pro-abortion organizations to host an FBI training seminar in August with the sole focus of declaring as "violent" the free speech activities of pro-life Americans. http://LifeNews.com/nat6740.html
  • Rep. Barney Frank Causes Scene Demanding Discount

    07/28/2010 4:17:19 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 48 replies · 2+ views
    http://www.nypost.com/ ^ | July 28, 2010 | Biggirl
    Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank caused a scene when he demanded a $1 senior discount on his ferry fare to Fire Island's popular gay haunt, The Pines, last Friday. Frank was turned down by ticket clerks at the dock in Sayville because he didn't have the required Suffolk County Senior Citizens ID.
  • Obama Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Need Not be at Arlington Cemetery(MSM out to save their deity)

    The news that some conservative critics were exacting their pound of flesh from a Democratic president for not laying a wreath this year at Arlington National Cemetery certainly was a reach, especially after the White House revealed that Vice President Joe Biden was going to Arlington -- and that the commander-in-chief would pay his respects at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Ill.
  • Barney Frank to sponsor town hall meeting on health care

    08/17/2009 11:50:42 AM PDT · by markomalley · 112 replies · 6,205+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | 8/17/2009
    Responding to what he called the “unusual nature of the health care debate,” U.S. Rep. Barney Frank intends to host a town hall meeting on the national effort to overhaul the health care system. The meeting will be in addition to a Tuesday Dartmouth Town Committee meeting at which Frank plans to speak on a variety of Congressional issues, including regulation of financial institutions. In a statement released Friday, Frank said the interest in his attendance at the Dartmouth meeting – the town committee moved the event to a larger venue to accommodate the anticipated crowd – spurred him to...
  • White House: Obama Has No Plan to Alter Tone on Iran Protests

    06/23/2009 8:02:06 AM PDT · by PhiKapMom · 26 replies · 1,198+ views
    Fox News ^ | June 23, 2009 | Fox News
    President Obama, who is expected to hold his first Rose Garden press conference on Tuesday, does not want the U.S. to become a "political football" or "foil" to the demonstrators who are protesting Iran's disputed election outcome, the White House said. FOXNews.com Tuesday, June 23, 2009 Obama has no plans to alter his tone in response to Iran's bloody crackdown on post-election demonstrations, the White House said Tuesday. "He'll continue to speak out in support of those that are seeking to demonstrate and do so in a way peacefully," White House press secretary Robert Gibbs told FOX News. "We don't...
  • How Lincoln Saved the World

    10/25/2007 3:45:36 PM PDT · by mojito · 437 replies · 327+ views
    City Journal ^ | 10/23/2007 | Michael Knox Beran
    In 1861, free institutions seemed poised to carry all before them. In Russia, Tsar Alexander II emancipated 22 million serfs. In Germany, lawmakers dedicated to free constitutional principles prepared to assert civilian control over Prussia’s feudal military caste. In America, Abraham Lincoln entered the White House pledged to a revolutionary policy of excluding human bondage from the nation’s territories. The new machinery of freedom, though Anglo-American in design, was universal in scope. At its core was the idea, as yet imperfectly realized, that all human beings possess a fundamental dignity. This was a truth that, Abraham Lincoln believed, was “applicable...
  • Mom's nude stargazing leaves toddler dead

    09/27/2007 4:57:16 AM PDT · by laotzu · 76 replies · 2,327+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 9/26/07 | (not given)
    ENCINO, N.M. — The body of a 15-month-old boy was found in a field Wednesday, a day after his mother told authorities that she lost him when she fell asleep stargazing. Search and rescue crews found the body of Richy Willis-Brown near a highway junction in Torrance County in central New Mexico, according to state police Lt. Rick Anglada. Anglada said an autopsy will be done to determine the cause of death. "Right now we don't know if the child died of exposure or any other trauma," he said. Deputies said the boy and his mother had been seen along...
  • FRed SLAMFEST! NH Debate (VANITY)

    09/05/2007 6:44:20 PM PDT · by papasmurf · 12 replies · 957+ views
    self ^ | 9/5/07 | papasmurf
    Am I the only one who is noticing a definite FRed slam going here? Starting with the snide remarks from the NH GOP Chairman, to the commentators, to the candidates!
  • Kerry Bashes Our Volunteer Military

    10/30/2006 7:42:07 PM PST · by newzjunkey · 533 replies · 23,160+ views
    KFI AM 640 ^ | Oct 30, 2006 | Self
    <p>Tonight's "John Ziegler Show" on KFI 640AM in Southern CA played a clip from Senator John F Kerry's appearance at Pasadena City College with candidate Phil Angelides, Democrat for CA governor.</p> <p>"You know, education, if you make the most of it, if you study hard and do your homework, and you make an effort to be smart, uh, you can do well. If you don't, you get stuck in Iraq."</p>
  • Kerry: Bush uses 9/11 as ‘political pawn’

    09/10/2006 10:17:54 AM PDT · by bitt · 96 replies · 1,637+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | 9/10/06 | Kimberly Atkins
    Sen. John F. Kerry yesterday blasted the Bush administration for war and homeland security policies that he said leave Americans more vulnerable to attack. Kerry’s remarks came in a Faneuil Hall speech on the eve of tomorrow’s five-year anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. In his fourth speech this year at the venue, Kerry accused the administration of using the tragedy that killed about 3,000 Americans to justify the war in Iraq. “It is immoral to treat 9/11 as a political pawn (to) excuse the invasion of Iraq,” Kerry said. “They were attacked and killed not by Saddam...
  • Expat's feral attack reflects elitist conceit (Greer slammed)

    09/09/2006 10:31:12 PM PDT · by Kitten Festival · 11 replies · 776+ views
    The Australian ^ | 7 September 2006 | John Birmingham
    I WAS standing just down from the radio station 3RRR at ... in Melbourne when my phone rang.... I flipped open the batphone ... and found out that Steve Irwin was dead. I swore loudly as the moment fused, possibly forever, into memory. Something similar happened millions of times over in this country alone. Perhaps hundreds of millions of times across the world. You almost certainly remember exactly what you were doing when you heard. ... Not everyone is mourning, however. ... ... Germaine Greer pulled on her redundant fright mask and charged into print to bitchslap and rake at...
  • Roberts and Alito Misled Us

    07/29/2006 8:21:02 AM PDT · by BRUMama · 98 replies · 3,677+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | Edward M. Kennedy
    I have had the honor of serving on the Senate Judiciary Committee for 43 years, during which I've participated in confirmation hearings for every one of the justices who now sit on the Supreme Court. Over that time, my colleagues and I have asked probing questions and listened attentively to substantive responses. Because we were able to learn a great deal about the nominees from those hearings, the Senate has rarely voted along party lines. I voted, for example, for three of President Ronald Reagan's five Supreme Court nominees... But the careful, bipartisan process of years past -- like so...
  • Democrats pull ad showing flag-draped caskets

    07/14/2006 6:51:47 PM PDT · by LdSentinal · 15 replies · 913+ views
    hetandd.com ^ | 7/14/06 | SEANNA ADCOX
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - A Democratic ad showing flag-draped caskets was pulled Friday from a fundraising Web site, a day after U.S. Rep. John Spratt sent a letter urging his party to do so. His Republican challenger, state Rep. Ralph Norman, commended the removal. It was "the right thing to do for the state, country and especially the brave men and women who serve in our military," said Norman's spokesman, Nathan Hollifield. In a joint news conference earlier Friday, Norman and U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson thanked Spratt for joining them in condemning the 75-second ad, posted last week on a...
  • Flags burn in celebration

    07/04/2006 3:31:16 PM PDT · by RetroSexual · 104 replies · 2,069+ views
    Santa Cruz Sentinel ^ | July 4, 2006 | GENEVIEVE BOOKWALTER
    About 25 revelers celebrated their freedom of speech and welcomed the Fourth of July on Monday night with the "2nd Annual Old Time American Flag Burn." Around a burn barrel at Seabright State Beach, organizer Brent Adams, 41, of Santa Cruz, declared flag burning not a protest, but a celebration of the Constitution's First Amendment. "It seemed like a good idea to burn some flags just because we can," added fellow organizer Sha Lar, 32, of Santa Cruz. The festivities were especially relevant after a constitutional amendment allowing Congress to ban flag desecration died in the Senate last week. That...
  • House GOP budget talks collapse

    04/06/2006 7:44:36 PM PDT · by SierraWasp · 24 replies · 583+ views
    MarketWatch.com By Dow Jones ^ | 04/06/06 | William L. Watts
    House GOP budget talks collapse By William L. Watts, MarketWatch Last Update: 9:06 PM ET Apr 6, 2006 WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Divided by disagreements within their own party and unable to attract Democratic support, House Republican leaders shelved efforts Thursday to bring a $2.7 trillion budget outline for fiscal 2007 to a vote ahead of a two-week Easter recess. "We owe it to American taxpayers to craft a budget that spends their tax dollars wisely, and it is unfortunate Democrats would refuse to consider a fiscally-responsible approach rejecting the failed policies of more taxes and more spending," said House Majority...
  • HILLARY DOES JESUS: "Further evidence why she is one of the most despicable politicians."

    03/26/2006 4:34:11 PM PST · by Mia T · 63 replies · 3,507+ views
    The O'Reilly Factor | 03.26.06 | Mia T
    HILLARY DOES JESUS"FURTHER EVIDENCE WHY SHE IS ONE OF THE MOST DESPICABLE POLITICIANS OUT THERE RIGHT NOW"by Mia T, 3.26.06 From a Christian theologian: his is just further evidence of what, in my opinion, is why Hillary Clinton is one of the most despicable politicians that is out there right now in the sense that she's absolutely chameleonlike. When she is pandering to the Left, she wants nothing to do with religion. She sounds like the ACLU. When she's voting against [the banning of] partial-birth abortion, I don't see her invoking the name of Jesus there because I'm sure...
  • Impeachment?

    03/23/2006 7:44:57 AM PST · by PhiKapMom · 142 replies · 2,666+ views
    Republican National Committee ^ | March 23, 2006 | Chairman Ken Mehlman
    From: Chairman Ken Mehlman Date: Mar 23, 2006 9:41 AM Subject: Impeachment? To: XXXXXXXXXX Dear Republican, The word is out. Their position is clear. Last week, Sen. Russ Feingold floated a reckless plan to censure the President, and some Democrat leaders have ecstatically jumped on Feingold's bandwagon. And, if they gain even more power in November, they won't stop there. Feingold says that censure actually represents "moderation" and calls the terrorist surveillance program an impeachable offense. Dick Durbin, the number two Democrat in the Senate, fails to rule out impeachment if Democrats retake Congress. Iowa Democrat Tom Harkin is talking...
  • ZOT this Fashist!

    02/08/2006 12:53:07 PM PST · by fingerlakestennesee · 197 replies · 7,796+ views
    LIVE FREE FROM FASHISTS!
    In this war freedom should come first not after! In New Hampshire the Motto is Live free or Die! I don't need Bush spying on law abiding americans and taking our freedoms. Anyone who surrenders a square inch of freedom to the government in the name of saftey is a traitor and should be treated like one! Let the Bush Fashists all drop dead! Filthy Commys! LET FREEDOM RING!
  • Liberal-Left Deserting Hillary Clinton (So who's left to vote for her?)

    02/02/2006 1:46:05 PM PST · by FerdieMurphy · 79 replies · 2,247+ views
    Sierra Times ^ | 2/2/2006 | Jim Kouri, CPP
    Political junkies are witnessing a true phenomenon in presidential politics: more than two years before the next presidential election cycle there's a movement to target someone considered by the news media and pundits to be a frontrunner in 2008 -- Hillary Rodham Clinton. Even with softball interviews by the likes of Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer, and with almost a daily practice by some members of the mainstream news media of publishing her press releases as if they were news, Hillary Clinton is facing tough opposition not only from Republicans but also from members of her own party. Right after...
  • Kansas Grp. to Picket Fuerals.

    01/06/2006 9:57:18 AM PST · by Roccus · 29 replies · 1,259+ views
    Phelps and his gang are at it again. This time at the funerals of the WV miners.
  • Murtha says he wouldn't join military now

    01/03/2006 1:39:13 PM PST · by jmaroneps37 · 68 replies · 1,941+ views
    drudgereport ^ | Jan. 3, 2006 | Reuters, unknown
    WASHINGTON Rep. John Murtha, a key Democratic voice who favors pulling U.S. troops from Iraq, said in remarks airing on Monday that he would not join the U.S. military today. A decorated Vietnam combat veteran who retired as a colonel after 37 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, Murtha told ABC News' "Nightline" program that Iraq "absolutely" was a wrong war for President George W. Bush to have launched. "Would you join (the military) today?," he was asked in an interview taped on Friday. "No," replied Murtha of Pennsylvania, the top Democrat on the House of Representatives subcommittee that oversees...
  • Bush's Job Growth WORST in 50 Years (Roll out the red carpet for this “staunch Bush supporter.”)

    01/03/2006 8:29:33 AM PST · by intruder alert · 344 replies · 12,727+ views
    bopnews ^ | Hale Stewart
    Bush’s giant Right Wing Noise Machine (RWNM) loves to preach about the Bush economic miracle. In fact, the RWNM’s current thinking is Bush doesn’t spend enough time talking about his economic triumphs. If only he did, then everyone would fall in line and believe in the great Bush economic miracle. There is one problem with this argument: it’s a lie. Any way you look at the Bush economy, it comes up short. Today, I want to compare Bush’s job creation record with other economic recoveries. As usual, Bush comes up way short. The national Bureau of Economic Research has identified...
  • Inside the Beltway (Vile behavior of DUmmy "DemGurl")

    09/07/2005 10:53:57 PM PDT · by CardCarryingMember.VastRightWC · 73 replies · 2,206+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 9/8/2005 | John McCaslin
    A new low Americans are obviously split when it comes to rating the on-the-job performance of George W. Bush. The president, himself, acknowledges as much. But if there ever came a time when one stooped too low, it is now. "Demgurl" is the online pseudonym of a popular veteran contributor to the partisan Web site DemocraticUnderground.com. Last week, the Democrat disclosed that she was on her way home and encountered a minivan beside a freeway offramp. "There was a lady standing next to the van, and in her arms she held her child. I can only assume her minivan had...
  • Justice Dept. Enters Court Nominee Fight

    05/14/2005 1:46:53 AM PDT · by STARWISE · 72 replies · 3,888+ views
    AP ^ | 5-14-05 | JESSE J. HOLLAND
    Associated Press Writer 1 hour, 31 minutes ago WASHINGTON - The Justice Department is edging into the Senate controversy over judicial nominees, writing key lawmakers after Democratic Leader Harry Reid publicly referred to an FBI file on one of President Bush's controversial appointees. "The letter expressed concern about recent remarks on the floor of the Senate which alluded to an FBI background investigation file provided by the Department of Justice to the Senate Judiciary Committee on a confidential basis in connection with a judicial nomination," a department official said Friday night. The official, who spoke only on condition of anonymity,...
  • You are being watched! You will slip up soon! (Ooooooooh, a scary post! ZOT!!!)

    01/31/2005 3:28:10 PM PST · by dl_pens · 189 replies · 3,465+ views
    You and your fascist co-horts will all be sorry when the Bush* administration is charged with stealing this election. His administration and this website is nothing more then propaganda for a fascist regime. We are watching you, and we will be there when you slip up and your face down on the ground because you slipped on your own Nazi style propaganda. John Kerry won this election and you know it! Everyone knows it!
  • U.S.: Bank intended to sway Street (Philadelphia corruption trial)

    01/19/2005 5:32:26 AM PST · by randita · 1 replies · 415+ views
    Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | 1/19/2005 | Emilie Lounsberry, Marcia Gelbart and Craig R. McCoy
    Posted on Wed, Jan. 19, 2005 U.S.: Bank intended to sway Street Prosecutors say Commerce Bank granted a loan to the then-mayoral candidate's son to gain influence. By Emilie Lounsberry, Marcia Gelbart and Craig R. McCoy Inquirer Staff Writers Commerce Bank officials arranged a loan for then-mayoral candidate John F. Street's son in an attempt to "influence" his father's actions, federal prosecutors said yesterday in a court filing. The New Jersey-based bank gave a $40,000 loan to the mayor's oldest son, Sharif Street, a Center City lawyer, in October 1999 - one month before Street was elected to his first...
  • Hillary Clinton 2008 Confirmed?

    01/17/2005 4:38:09 PM PST · by yoe · 51 replies · 6,759+ views
    National Ledger ^ | Jan. 16, 2005 | Staff
    New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) has long been rumored as desperately seeking the democratic nomination for president in 2008. And while many political observers fully expect the power hungry former First Lady to hit the campaign trail within only a few months of being re-elected as a US Senator in 2006, US News & World report claims to have a confirmation of sorts. From USNews.Com's Washington Whispers: Hillary's in… You don't have to take it from us about Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton 's desire to run for president. Her brothers, Hugh and Tony Rodham, say it's true. Friends...
  • Gregoire sworn in as Washington governor

    01/12/2005 1:55:19 PM PST · by vox_freedom · 88 replies · 2,160+ views
    Seattle Times ^ | 1-12-2005 | David Ammons
    Gregoire sworn in as Washington governor By David Ammons The Associated Press OLYMPIA — Christine Gregoire, winner of the closest governor's race in Washington history, was inaugurated today, but faces an immediate court challenge that could make it a short-lived honor. "Change is here and more is coming," she said in her first official speech. Democrat Gregoire, 57, a scrappy three-term attorney general who took on the tobacco industry and polluters, took the oath of office before a joint session of the state Legislature. Minority Republicans had battled unsuccessfully to delay her inauguration for two weeks. Republicans in the House...
  • 100 Notable Books of the Year

    01/01/2005 3:16:13 PM PST · by filly · 28 replies · 1,061+ views
    New York Tiimes ^ | 1/1/2005 | Me
    These books were all on the list and considered some of the most notable of 2004: "Against All Enemies", "Chain of Command", "My Life", "Plan of Attack", "STRANGERS: Homosexual Love in the Nineteenth Century" and "THE SURRENDER: An Erotic Memoir." Not one positive book about President Bush. Most obvious is the omission of "Unfit for Command" the book that influenced the election more than any other book that came out in 2004. It is yet another example of the liberal bias that stifles the truth in the MSM.
  • Appalling

    12/04/2004 8:32:32 PM PST · by Kitten Festival · 309+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | Dec. 4, 2004 | Rachel Neuwirth
    Al Jazeera cartoons.
  • The Truth About Brad Carson’s Attack Ads (Dr. Tom Coburn and OK Delegation Response)

    10/21/2004 3:53:03 PM PDT · by PhiKapMom · 16 replies · 509+ views
    Coburn for Senate campaign email ^ | Oct 21, 2004 | Coburn for OK Senate
    Dear Friends, Below you will find the truth about Brad Carson's negative attack ads. I know this will help you as we enter the final days of the campaign. Thanks for all your hard work. Please feel free to distribute this information. The Truth About Brad Carson’s Attack Ads Brad Carson and the national Democrats are running ads alleging that Dr. Coburn committed Medicaid fraud. These charges are completely false. Last Friday, Senator Nickles said, "I've never seen such a blatant attempt at character assassination in a campaign." In fact, these attacks expose yet another of Brad Carson’s flip flops...
  • Desperate Dems Return To False Social Security Attacks

    10/18/2004 8:16:49 AM PDT · by PhiKapMom · 32 replies · 587+ views
    Republican National Committee ^ | Oct 18, 2004 | RNC
    Monday, October 18, 2004 Desperate Dems Return To False Social Security Attacks DESPERATE DEMS RETURN TO FALSE SOCIAL SECURITY ATTACKSPresident Has A Plan; Kerry Only Has Same, Tired Scare Tactics___________________________________________________________________“You remember what happened in the campaign in 2000? They said, if George W. gets elected, they’re going to take away the checks of the seniors on Social Security. … [I]t didn’t happen. So when they try and say it again in 2004, don’t believe them.” (President George W. Bush, Remarks At Lehigh Parkway, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 10/1/04)SOME DEMS TAKE ISSUE WITH SCARE TACTICSLate Sen. Moynihan: “Privatization” Is “Scare Word.”  MOYNIHAN:...