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  • Pelosi/Schumer/Schiff/Warner order intel agencies to ignore declassify until they are consulted

    09/18/2018 6:36:25 PM PDT · by Bigtigermike · 247 replies
    Showdown? In letter, Pelosi/Schumer/Schiff/Warner order intel agencies to ignore presidential order on declassification until consulting with Congres
  • Axelrod: Maybe Clinton should reconsider final debate

    10/16/2016 9:54:43 AM PDT · by ColdOne · 82 replies
    thehill.com ^ | 10/15/16 | Jesse Byrnes
    Democratic strategist David Axelrod on Saturday suggested that Hillary Clinton skip her third and final debate with Donald Trump. The former White House adviser to President Obama responded to Trump's call for a drug test before his next debate with Clinton later this month. "You have to wonder if @HillaryClinton will/should reconsider next debate, given the depths to which this has sunk," Axelrod tweeted. Drug testing?!? You have to wonder if @HillaryClinton will/should reconsider next debate, given the depths to which this has sunk. — David Axelrod (@davidaxelrod) October 15, 2016 ADVERTISEMENT Trump floated the idea of a drug test...
  • Martin Bashir: Ted Cruz is the ‘David Koresh of the Republican Party’

    10/16/2013 7:01:38 PM PDT · by Tailgunner Joe · 91 replies
    mediaite.com ^ | October 16, 2013 | Noah Rothman
    During a panel discussion on MSNBC on Wednesday, host Martin Bashir and guests mocked Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for misleading those who trusted him into a political dead end which also had the effect of reducing the Republican Party’s approval ratings. Bashir repeatedly linked Cruz to Branch Davidian sect leader David Koresh who perished after a federal raid on his facility in Waco, Texas. “Do you think Ted Cruz is a bit like the David Koresh of the Republican Party?” Bashir asked a visibly shaken BuzzFeed reporter, McKay Coppins. “He’s a bit like a character who believes himself to be...
  • AP Editor: We Still Consider Herman Cain A Second-Tier Candidate

    10/10/2011 8:56:06 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 40 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Yeah, Herman Cain won the Florida straw poll, crushing Mitt Romney and Rick Perry. And OK, a CBS poll recently found him tied with Romney among likely Republican primary voters. Sure, he also scored a resounding victory in another straw poll this weekend. And Rasmussen just today released the finding that 56% of GOP voters like Cain's 9-9-9 plan. So is that enough to make the Associated Press consider Cain a first-tier candidate? Nah. On MSNBC's "Daily Rundown" this morning, AP's political editor, Liz Sidoti, sniffed "we still consider him a second-tier candidate." View the video here.
  • Harry Reid’s Son Drops Last Name in Campaign Ad

    06/24/2010 12:49:04 PM PDT · by Las Vegas Ron · 33 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 6-24-10
    Rory Reid exloiting children while dropping his dad's name....PRICELESS!
  • Rush Limbaugh Fumbles Obama's Birth Certificate ( Rev. Manning video )

    11/06/2009 6:06:35 PM PST · by sushiman · 180 replies · 4,933+ views
    ATLAH ^ | 11/05/09 | James D. Manning
    James David Manning, PhD is disappointed with Rush Limbaugh . Rush never heard of Philip Berg or Larry Sinclair ?????? Check out other new videos while visiting the Atlah site .
  • Norah O'Donnell: ACORN Video 'Might Be Viewed As Entrapment'

    09/15/2009 6:47:53 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 113 replies · 4,262+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Entrapment n. In criminal law, the act of law enforcement officers or government agents inducing or encouraging a person to commit a crime when the potential criminal expresses a desire not to go ahead. The key to entrapment is whether the idea for the commission or encouragement of the criminal act originated with the police or government agents instead of with the "criminal. It's turning into quite the morning for NBCers to defend the left on Morning Joe . . . First, Chuck Todd flatly rejected the notion that the MSM failed to adequately report on Van Jones, suggesting coverage...
  • Obama leaves town after admitting White House deficit projections wrong

    08/22/2009 7:02:19 AM PDT · by Jabrown · 27 replies · 1,035+ views
    PDOP ^ | 08/21/2009 | J brown
    The revision of the deficit projection now shows that the US has now set forth on a course under the Obama administration to nearly double the national debt over the next ten years. When the national debt rose by 5 trillion under 8 years of the Bush Administration, the President promised fiscal responsibility in Washington. Apparently, the administrations view of fiscal responsibility is that they spend every dollar imaginable with no regard to the strength of the dollar or US bond rating. The timing of the deficit projections fills in one more piece of the puzzle as to why the...
  • Palin's Convention Speech Brings in Cash for Obama ($10 million)

    09/04/2008 5:51:00 PM PDT · by impeachedrapist · 106 replies · 749+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 9/4/08 | Jonathan D. Salant
    ...Barack Obama reported raising at least $10 million from more than 130,000 donors today after Palin, the Alaska governor, addressed the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, and criticized the Democratic presidential nominee. ``Sarah Palin's attacks have rallied our supporters in ways we never expected,'' Obama campaign spokesman Bill Burton said. ``And we fully expect John McCain's attacks tonight to help us make our grassroots organization even stronger.''
  • Obama to deliver “major speech” on race tomorrow

    03/17/2008 11:41:38 AM PDT · by jdm · 86 replies · 2,587+ views
    Hot Air ^ | March 17, 2008 | Allahpundit
    Think it’ll have anything to do with the forces of division starting to raise their ugly heads? Barack Obama will give a major speech on “the larger issue of race in this campaign,” he told reporters in Monaca, PA just now.He was pressed there, as he has been at recent appearances, on statements by his former pastor, Jeremiah Wright.“I am going to be talking about not just Reverend Wright, but the larger issue of race in this campaign,” he said.He added that he would “talk about how some of these issues are perceived from within the black church issue for...
  • Obama plans major race speech tomorrow (18 March 2008)

    03/17/2008 11:40:19 AM PDT · by SE Mom · 63 replies · 1,883+ views
    The Politico ^ | 17 March 2008 | Ben Smith
    Barack Obama will give a major speech on "the larger issue of race in this campaign," he told reporters in Monaca, PA just now. He was pressed there, as he has been at recent appearances, on statements by his former pastor, Jeremiah Wright. "I am going to be talking about not just Reverend Wright, but the larger issue of race in this campaign," he said. He added that he would "talk about how some of these issues are perceived from within the black church issue for example," he said. He also briefly defended Wright from the image that has come...
  • DCCC Says: Republicans Run Away

    09/15/2006 9:56:11 PM PDT · by DakotaRed · 181+ views
    email | Karin Johanson
    As Democrats get more desparate, they are continuing their deception and fear mongering of Republicans. Received this one this evening; From: "Karin Johanson, DCCC Executive Director" {dccc@dccc.org} Subject: Race Update: Republicans Run Away Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 15:57:14 -0400 BREAKING NEWS: Bob Ney pleads guilty. Today, disgraced, retiring Congressman Bob Ney pleaded guilty in the federal investigation surrounding the admitted felon and former Republican super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff. News reports indicate that Ney delayed the announcement to avoid "influencing" the special election to replace him. Just another example of the widespread corruption of Bush's Rubber Stamps. Dear Lewis, They can...
  • "Cut-N-Run Dems" CARTOON featuring Harkin, Pelosi, Boxer, Feingold, Kennedy, Kerry and Murtha...

    06/21/2006 12:25:19 PM PDT · by IPWGOP · 31 replies · 3,651+ views
    IowaPresidentialWatch.com ^ | 6/21/2006 | IPWGOP
     This cartoon/graphic is free for noncommercial usein emails, blogs, and forums.
  • Has any American newspapers published photos of the Mohammed Cartoons? [vanity]

    02/04/2006 11:11:06 PM PST · by stuck_in_new_orleans · 68 replies · 2,304+ views
    Just curious if any American papers have published the photos? All we hear are the European papers. NBC tonight did a story on it and the reporter went OUT of his way to say "we arent going to broadcast the pictures for sensitivty reasons".
  • Wisconsin Governor Vows Veto on Voter ID Bill

    04/14/2005 2:17:57 PM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 11 replies · 2,225+ views
    AP Wire ^ | April 13, 2005 | Ryan Foley
    Wis. Gov. Vows Veto on Voter ID Bill MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday that would require voters to provide a driver's license or other government-issued photo identification before casting a ballot. Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle said he would veto the measure. If the bill becomes law, Wisconsin would join South Carolina with the toughest requirements for voter identification in the country, said Jennie Drage Bowser, who tracks state election laws at the National Conference of State Legislatures. Indiana lawmakers Tuesday passed a similar voter identification bill, and Republican Gov. Mitch Daniels has said he will...
  • War Inside CBS News (Drudge Siren Alert)

    02/15/2005 6:23:14 PM PST · by HRoarke · 345 replies · 16,543+ views
    Drudge ^ | 2/15/05 | Drudge
    THE NEW YORK OBSERVER will report tomorrow: 'Former 60 Minutes Wednesday executive editor Josh Howard has told colleagues that before he resigns, the 23-year CBS News veteran will demand that the network retract remarks by CBS president Leslie Moonves, correct its official story line and ultimately clear his name'... In the event of a lawsuit, Mr. Howard has told associates that he would like to see Moonves put under oath to talk about his own roles in the network's stubborn, hapless defense of the flawed segment on President Bush's National Guard service. Howard has also indicated to colleagues that he...
  • Social Security Push to Tap the GOP Faithful [Campaign's Tactics Will Drive Appeal]

    01/14/2005 12:56:44 PM PST · by The Loan Arranger · 12 replies · 314+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | January 14, 2005 | Mike Allen and Jim VandeHei
    President Bush plans to reactivate his reelection campaign's network of donors and activists to build pressure on lawmakers to allow workers to invest part of their Social Security taxes in the stock market, according to Republican strategists. White House allies are launching a market-research project to figure out how to sell the plan in the most comprehensible and appealing way, and Republican marketing and public-relations gurus are building teams of consultants to promote it, the strategists said. The campaign will use Bush's campaign-honed techniques of mass repetition, never deviating from the script and using the politics of fear to build...
  • running clintons...

    02/16/2003 2:58:31 PM PST · by Mia T · 36 replies · 2,160+ views
    2-16-03 | Mia T
      running clintons... by Mia T, 2.16.03 WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 /U.S. Newswire/ -- Ex-Clinton political aide Bob Weiner is slamming the D.C. downtown Renaissance Hotel's new presidential photo sports bar as a ''deification of Bush, anti-Clinton, and thereby partisan.'' ...Weiner said, ''I saw an entrance corridor of four dramatic George W. Bush photos, another Bush photo on a wall, and one Clinton photo -- buried in a corner inside the actual bar, of him playing pool. To me, and to several hotel employees with whom I spoke, the Bush photos were disproportionate considering that Clinton is our most recent and...