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  • No, Loretta Lynch Was Not 'Ambushed' by Bill Clinton

    07/04/2016 6:56:30 AM PDT · by rktman · 90 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 7/4/2016 | Jonathan F. Keiler
    Sifting through the facts slowly emerging from the tattered veil of secrecy surrounding the tarmac meeting between Loretta Lynch and Bill Clinton, it is likely that the popular narrative that the Attorney General was ambushed is false. In all likelihood, General Lynch had an important agenda that needed to be communicated immediately to Team Hillary. Last week I wrote a piece reasonably speculating that Lynch’s meeting with Clinton meant that the FBI would shortly refer charges to Justice, and that Lynch met Clinton to break the bad news and reassure him that nothing would come of it under her watch....
  • Obama tells Loretta Lynch not to prosecute Hillary on classified email crimes

    04/11/2016 7:26:40 AM PDT · by rktman · 51 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 4/11/2016 | Thomas Lifson
    Interviewed by Chris Wallace of Fox News (transcript here, video embedded below), President Obama pulled down the blindfold on Lady Justice and signaled that there was no crime at all when Hillary Clinton set up an unsecured private server and left classified information vulnerable to hacking by the world’s intelligence services. He also created a new category of classification: “top secret top secret” as opposed to mere “top secret,” which he averred to Chris Wallace might be information that could be gleaned from public sources. All in all, it was a remarkable performance, in which the president of the United...
  • FBI's Comey Pledges 'No Outside Influence' in Clinton Email Probe

    04/07/2016 12:42:00 PM PDT · by rktman · 30 replies
    newsmax.com ^ | 4/7/2016 | Joe Crowe
    "I've stayed close to that investigation to ensure that it's done that way," said Comey. "That we have the resources, the technology, the people and that there's no outside influence."
  • FBI Reveals New Details About Its Probe Into Hillary Clinton's Use of Private Email Server

    03/26/2016 11:26:59 AM PDT · by rktman · 76 replies
    news.vice.com ^ | 3/26/2016 | Jason Leopold
    The FBI submitted a classified declaration to a federal court judge late Friday explaining details about the bureau's "pending investigation" into the use of a private email server by Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton. The declaration addresses why the FBI can't publicly release any records about its probe in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit filed by VICE News.
  • State Dept.: Probe Of Hillary’s 22 ‘Top Secret’ Emails Could Drag Past General Election

    03/02/2016 7:28:33 AM PST · by rktman · 30 replies
    dailycaller.com ^ | 3/2/2016 | Chuck Ross
    The State Department on Tuesday said it cannot commit to completing its investigation into 22 "Top Secret" Hillary Clinton emails before the general election in November. "I’m not going to commit to a specific timeline," State Department spokesman John Kirby told reporters on Tuesday. The agency is still working to determine whether the information in the former secretary of state's emails was classified when the messages were originated. The question is important, not just for national security reasons, but also because Clinton has insisted that she did not send or receive information that was classified at the point of origin.
  • Brace yourself for the greatest prosecutorial discretion event in history

    02/29/2016 7:38:00 AM PST · by rktman · 34 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 2/29/2016 | James Longstreet
    Loretta Lynch has already broken the seal on her foray into the morass of prosecutorial discretion. She dismissed the IRS investigation. Justice Department officials used "prosecutorial discretion" to shelter former IRS official Lois Lerner from a grand jury after she was held in contempt of Congress. "I believe that in the exercise of prosecutorial discretion, the matter was handled and was resolved," Attorney General Loretta Lynch told the House Judiciary Committee. Lerner is just the beginning. The IRS dismissal, large enough on its own scale and importance, will be but a side event in this attorney general's career. For the...
  • With new email release, total of classified emails on Hillary’s unsecured server reaches 1818

    02/27/2016 10:17:23 AM PST · by rktman · 27 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 2/27/2016 | Thomas Lifson
    The damage to national security from Hillary Clinton’s choice to use an unsecured private server to handle all her State Department business is substantial, and could well be catastrophic. Friday night’s release of 800 emails included 88 more with classified data, bringing the total to 1818, including 22 so top secret that no portion of them can be released to the public. It is all but certain that America’s enemies, ever alert to hacking opportunities, have read everything that was on the server, even the yoga positions and wedding plans. But also the national security details, including names of secret...
  • Students practice calligraphy by writing "There is no god but Allah"

    12/15/2015 2:15:59 PM PST · by RoosterRedux · 145 replies
    foxnews.com ^ | Todd Starnes
    A Virginia school district is defending a classroom assignment that required students to practice calligraphy by writing the Muslim statement of faith, "There is no god but Allah. Muhammad is the messenger of Allah." Female students at Riverheads High School in Staunton, Virginia, were also invited to wear Muslim clothing -- a story first reported by The Schilling Show. "Neither these lessons, nor any other lesson in the world geography course, are an attempt at indoctrination to Islam or any other religion, or a request for students to renounce their own faith or profess any belief," the district said in...
  • Here we go: Centcom analysts who took negative view of progress against ISIS were told in e-mails...

    11/25/2015 2:14:45 PM PST · by BlatherNaut · 38 replies
    Hotair ^ | 11/23/15 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    "Here we go: Centcom analysts who took negative view of progress against ISIS were told in e-mails to "cut it out" I thought we already knew this, or at least knew the basics of it - defense analysts at Centcom were apparently pressured by their superiors to take a rosier view of the progress against ISIS than was actually warranted. Who precisely wanted the books cooked to suggest things were going well is the key question, which this story doesn't answer. Great thinking, though, by the guilty parties in lying to the public about a jihadi threat, knowing that one...
  • White House Petition to Charge ‘Treasonous’ Senators for Iran Letter Breaks 100,000 Signers in One

    03/10/2015 9:58:39 PM PDT · by Nachum · 78 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 3/10/15 | Kristinn Taylor
    A petition posted to the White House’s ‘We the People’ do it yourself petition site on Monday calls for prosecution under the Logan Act of the forty-seven U.S. senators who signed a letter initiated by Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) to the Iranian government about the negotiations for a nuclear deal between the Islamist state sponsor of terrorism and President Barack Obama. The petition accuses the senators of having committed a “treasonous offense” and violating the Logan Act which prohibits U.S. citizens from conducting unauthorized negotiations with foreign powers. Signers of the petition rocketed it past the 100,000 minimum signers set...
  • A gift horse named Obama

    02/06/2015 7:28:55 AM PST · by rktman · 14 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 2/6/2015 | Burt Prelutsky
    Not since Santa Claus was in short pants has anyone been as generous as Obama when it comes to bestowing gifts. But unlike Santa, Obama insists on rewarding those who have been naughty and turning into Scrooge when it comes to those who are nice. Although all it would take to bring about immigration reform is for Obama to build a 21st century fence along our southern border, he keeps it as porous as possible because he wants the nation flooded with future Democrats.
  • Obama's promised civilian force: It's happening

    01/29/2015 6:50:49 AM PST · by rktman · 14 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 1/29/2015 | Erik Rush
    Something of much greater concern than the tedious YouTube fiasco wound up coming to the fore as a result of one of GloZell Green’s questions for our president. Green (who, like too many black people, also happens to be irrevocably indoctrinated into leftist racial orthodoxy) asked Obama what could be done to prevent violence by white police officers against black males, such as in incidents last year in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City.
  • ATF’s New Devastating Appropriation Bill – Previous Industry Protections Appear to be Lost

    01/19/2014 9:00:23 AM PST · by rktman · 5 replies
    PrinceLaw.com ^ | 1/17/2014 | Joshua Prince
    On January 15, 2014, the Congress approved H.R. 3547 – the “Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014,” which is now awaiting the President’s signature. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014 seemingly removes key protections for the Firearms Industry. For those unfamiliar, I previously wrote about the last appropriations bill, HR 2112, the “Fiscal Year 2012 Agriculture, Commerce/Justice/Science (CJS) and Transportation/Housing/Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations bills,” in my article ATF Appropriations Bill – New Limitations, Including on the Importability of Shotguns!. While a copy of the prior appropriation bill can be found in that article, since it is important for purposes of this...
  • Commander of 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit relieved of command

    07/19/2013 7:08:13 PM PDT · by Chickensoup · 87 replies
    Marinecorpstimes | 07.19.13 | Dan Lamothe
    Go read the url http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20130718/CAREERS03/307180027/Commander-22nd-Marine-Expeditionary-Unit-relieved-command
  • Secretary Kerry Still Pushing Law Of The Sea Treaty

    04/01/2013 8:11:56 AM PDT · by raptor22 · 13 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | April 1, 2013 | IBD EDITORIALS
    Diplomacy: After a reprieve from international regulation of our guns, another sovereignty-grabbing U.N. treaty, a pet project of our secretary of state, is still being pushed to declare the oceans the common heritage of mankind. In the pre-dawn hours last Saturday, the U.S. Senate approved by 53-46 a measure "to uphold Second Amendment rights and prevent the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty." But a seemingly harmless cousin, the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST), remains on the table, with its champion, former Sen. John Kerry, now our secretary of state. Kerry gave a speech...
  • U.S. President Speaks to U.N. About YouTube Video

    09/25/2012 10:59:42 AM PDT · by yoe · 19 replies
    CBSNEWS ^ | September 25, 2012 | Terence P. Jeffrey
    In an address to the United Nations General Assembly today, President Barack Obama dedicated several long passages to discussing and condemning what the New York Times has described as a 14-minute "amateurish video" that a 55-year-old Southern California man posted on YouTube in June. Obama also told the United Nations that with modern technology efforts to control the flow of information have become “obsolete.” The Obama administration had originally suggested that the video in question—which the New York Times said was a trailer for a movie entitled “The Innocence of Muslims”—may have been responsible for inspiring a mob to attack...
  • Under Obama, Price of Gas Has Jumped 83 Percent, Ground Beef 24 Percent, Bacon 22 Percent

    01/24/2012 4:25:59 PM PST · by OPS4 · 41 replies
    CNS news ^ | 1/24/12 | Christopher Goins
    So far, during the presidency of Barack Obama, the price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 83 percent, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. (AP Photo) During the same period, the price of ground beef has gone up 24 percent and price of bacon has gone up 22 percent. When Obama entered the White House in January 2009, the city average price for one gallon of regular unleaded gasoline was $1.79, according to the BLS. (The figures are in nominal dollars: not adjusted for inflation.) Five months later in June, unleaded gasoline was $2.26 per gallon,...
  • Poll: Americans' views on foreign policy

    11/11/2011 4:30:35 PM PST · by mdittmar · 9 replies
    CBS News ^ | CBS News Poll analysis by the CBS News Polling Unit: Sarah Dutton, Jennifer De Pinto, Fred Backus an
    Ahead of the CBS News/National Journal Republican presidential debate on national security and foreign policy taking place on Saturday night in South Carolina, CBS News surveyed Americans to find out their views on Iran, China, Israel, North Korea and other countries; their feelings about whether the Afghanistan and Iraq wars have been worth the cost; and which of the Republican candidates are most ready to serve as commander-in-chief and to handle an international crisis. Here are highlights from the poll: More than three in four Americans - 77 percent - approve of Mr. Obama's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from...
  • American taxpayers could be forced to foot the bill if Fed's bailout...

    09/18/2011 4:48:44 PM PDT · by Outlaw Woman · 53 replies
    UK DailyMail ^ | Sept. 18, 2011 | By Daily Mail Reporter
    <p>American taxpayers could end up footing the bill if the United States' bailout of the faltering Eurozone turns sour...</p> <p>CAN YOU BELIEVE THIS BS?</p> <p>This smarmy bastard is over in the EU making promises to those people regarding OUR money.</p>
  • OBAMA WEB TO REPORT 'GOSSIP, SMEARS, ATTACKS' ON PRESIDENT

    09/13/2011 4:59:29 PM PDT · by libh8er · 272 replies · 1+ views
    http://www.attackwatch.com/
  • Canucklehead Obama bus-ted! (PHOTOS)

    08/17/2011 9:02:23 AM PDT · by Nachum · 72 replies · 1+ views
    NY Post ^ | 8/17/11 | GEOFF EARLE Post Correspondent
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama is barnstorming the heartland to boost US jobs in a taxpayer-financed luxury bus the government had custom built -- in Canada, The Post has learned. The $1.1 million vehicle, one of two that Quebec-based Prevost sold the government, has been tricked out by the Secret Service with state-of-the-art security features and creature comforts. It's a VIP H3-45 model, the company's top of the line, and is used by major traveling rock bands. "That's the more luxurious model," Christine Garant of Prevost told The Post.
  • Gov. Perry: Bernanke printing more money would be 'almost treasonous'

    08/16/2011 6:11:58 AM PDT · by markomalley · 53 replies
    The Hill ^ | 08/16/11 | Michael O'Brien
    Texas Gov. Rick Perry's (R) suggestion Monday in Iowa that it would be "treasonous" for the Federal Reserve to engage in more quantitative easing turned heads and raised questions about the limits to Perry's folksiness on the campaign trail. Perry suggested yesterday on the campaign trail that Ben Bernanke, the Fed chairman, would find himself in a "pretty ugly" situation in Texas if he were to authorize another round of quantitative easing, a method of pumping more money into the economy by essentially creating more money. “If this guy prints more money between now and the election,” Perry said at...
  • Did Perry go too far?

    08/16/2011 6:17:37 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 98 replies · 1+ views
    MSNBC ^ | August 16, 2011 | NBC’s Chuck Todd, Mark Murray, Domenico Montanaro, and Brooke Brower
    ** Did Perry go too far? A day after appearing to outshine Michele Bachmann on her home turf in Waterloo, albeit with some tough rhetoric aimed at President Obama, Rick Perry might have gone a bit too far in criticizing Obama and even the Federal Reserve while campaigning in Iowa yesterday. For Texans, this is typical Perry. But for Americans who do not know him, it's eyebrow-raising rhetoric. In fact, he sounded more like Trump or Gingrich. "I think the greatest threat to our country right now is this president trying to spend his way out of this debt," Perry...
  • Wow! Rick Perry Threatens Bernanke, And Says More QE Would Be "Almost Treasonous"

    08/15/2011 10:25:31 PM PDT · by Nachum · 123 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 8/15/11 | Joe Weisenthal & Zeke Miller
    The politicization of monetary policy being taken to a brand new level. ThinkProgress reports: Speaking just now in Iowa, Perry said, “If this guy prints more money between now and the election, I dunno what y’all would do to him in Iowa but we would treat him pretty ugly down in Texas. Printing more money to play politics at this particular time in history is almost treasonous in my opinion.” Treason is a capital offense. The remark appeared to be in response to a question from an attendee at the event, but it does not seem to be off the
  • Gov. Perry Fires Warning Shot on Possible Fed Money Printing Shenanigans to Help Obama – Video

    08/15/2011 8:39:55 PM PDT · by Hotlanta Mike · 23 replies
    During a stop tonight at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Texas Gov. Rick Perry fired a warning shot at the Obama Administration and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. Perry was asked to comment on “the Fed,” and while he said he didn’t really want to take on the Fed question right now, he did have some blunt comments about the rumored possibility of the Federal Reserve printing a lot more money between now and November 2012 to make the economy appear better than it really is. Perry said: “If this guy prints more money between now and the election, I dunno what...
  • Does Obama Want the Best for America or Does He Want to Destroy It?

    02/13/2011 6:26:57 AM PST · by radioone · 133 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 2-13-11 | Jack Kerwick
    Among pundits on the right, there has been disagreement for quite some time over the fundamental motives informing President Obama's agenda. Essentially two schools of thought on the matter have emerged. One school insists that while the president's policy prescriptions are indeed ultimately destructive, he nevertheless genuinely believes that their implementation is what's best for the country. This is the position taken by the likes of, say, Bill O'Reilly and nationally syndicated radio talk show host Michael Medved. Members of the other school are convinced that Obama is resolved to weaken America. Only a determination on his part to diminish...
  • CPAC Speaker Draws Cheers With First “Birther” Joke

    02/10/2011 9:15:24 PM PST · by FreeAtlanta · 17 replies
    Mediaite ^ | 02/10/2011 | Alex Alvarez
    At today's CPAC conference, Idaho's Raul Labrador decided to lighten the mood with a joke or two. They say knowing one's audience is the mark of a good comedian so, judging from the applause he garnered for his "birther" joke, we think Labrador might have a bright future in improv. Originally from Puerto Rico, Labrador joked that, yes, he is an American citizen by birth and he even has the birth ......posted using frpa
  • Rep. McCarthy Intros Bill to Ban High-Capacity Ammo Clips

    01/18/2011 4:01:18 PM PST · by DarthVader · 137 replies · 1+ views
    ABC News Blog ^ | 1/18/11 | John R. Parkinson
    In the aftermath of the attempted murder of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords earlier this month, lawmakers on Capitol Hill have proposed a cluster of gun control measures ranging from a ban to knowingly carrying a firearm within 1,000 feet of certain high-profile government officials to a proposal to allow members of Congress to carry firearms in the U.S. Capitol. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy formally introduced her own bill on the House floor Tuesday that would ban high-capacity ammunition clips like the one Jared Loughner used to gun down 19 individuals in the Tucson shooting Jan. 8. McCarthy, who is regarded as one...
  • Pelosi says 'no regrets' on last day as speaker (calls Republicans hypocrites)

    01/04/2011 9:47:03 AM PST · by Libloather · 32 replies
    KCBA ^ | 1/04/11 | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER
    Pelosi says 'no regrets' on last day as speakerBy STEPHEN OHLEMACHER Associated Press Updated: Jan 04, 2011 12:34 PM EST WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrat Nancy Pelosi says she has no regrets on her last day as House speaker, a reign that last four years and is ending after the November elections. Pelosi said Tuesday she looks forward to leading a loyal but tenacious opposition in the House. She started by calling Republicans hypocrites for trying to repeal the new health care law, which would increase the deficit. Republican John Boehner of Ohio will be sworn in as the new speaker...
  • U.S. intelligence chief draws blank on London terror plot

    12/22/2010 3:01:12 PM PST · by hattend · 27 replies · 2+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | Wed Dec 22, 12:48 pm ET | Brent Michael Dykes
    Surely with so many terror plots developing around the world in recent days, it's understandable that someone might miss one, right? Well, for ordinary Americans, sure -- but you're held to a different standard if you're the head of U.S. intelligence. That's why U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is having a very bad day Wednesday. Clapper appeared to draw a blank when ABC's Diane Sawyer asked him about the arrests hours earlier of 12 men accused of plotting an al-Qaida-type attack in London. What, Me Worry? YOU BETCHA!
  • U.N. report clearly not treason, just treasonous

    09/02/2010 6:57:43 PM PDT · by Nachum · 7 replies
    americanthinker ^ | 9/2/10 | Mark J. Fitzgibbons
    Apparently the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton's State Department consider our republican form of government a human rights deficiency. As Carol Taber wrote, "Last week, the Obama State Department submitted a report to the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights on the supposed human rights violations taking place in the United States." Michelle Malkin does her usual great job as well blasting the report. Arizona's immigration enforcement law, S.B. 1070, is referenced in the report's ugly circumstances: "A recent Arizona law, S.B. 1070, has generated significant attention and debate at home and around the world.
  • 1,000 days until 0bama is out!

    04/26/2010 5:43:29 PM PDT · by YoungHickey · 25 replies · 510+ views
    vanity ^ | today | thisguy
    1,000 days until 0bama is out! Almost in the triple digits.
  • Obama Throws First Pitch, Cannot Name One Player From His Favorite Team - Who Is This Man?

    04/07/2010 9:12:36 AM PDT · by JLWORK · 123 replies · 2,183+ views
    David Horowitz's NewsRealBlog.com ^ | April 5, 2010 | John L. Work
    In 1954 the New York Giants swept the World Series from the vaunted Cleveland Indians in four games. By that time I had fallen in love with the game of baseball – then the National Pastime. I was seven years old. Willie Mays made a spectacular, over-the-shoulder catch of a ball hit by Indians first baseman Vic Wertz to deep center field at the Polo Grounds. It is one of the greatest plays ever filmed. Dusty Rhodes, a left-handed pinch-hitter for the giants, hit three home runs in that Series. He became a hero of mine – until I heard...
  • White House to Scrap Bush’s Approach to Missile Shield

    09/17/2009 7:09:46 AM PDT · by balls · 167 replies · 5,650+ views
    Slimes ^ | 9/17/2009 | PETER BAKER and NICHOLAS KULISH
    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration plans to announce on Thursday that it will scrap former President George W. Bush’s planned missile defense system in Poland and the Czech Republic and instead deploy a reconfigured system aimed more at intercepting shorter-range Iranian missiles, according to people familiar with the plans. President Obama decided not to deploy a sophisticated radar system in the Czech Republic or 10 ground-based interceptors in Poland, as Mr. Bush had planned. Instead, the new system his administration is developing would deploy smaller SM-3 missiles, at first aboard ships and later probably either in southern Europe or Turkey,...
  • Teen Burns, Stomps American Flag

    07/08/2009 11:08:22 PM PDT · by kenth · 33 replies · 1,319+ views
    nbcwashington.com ^ | 07/08/2009 | Jim Iovino
    Burner charged with desecrating a flag A teen claimed she was "making a statement" when she lit an American flag on fire with a cigarette lighter and then stomped on it in the middle of traffic, according to police. The incident occurred just hours after Americans celebrated Independence Day with fireworks celebrations across the region. Two officers said they saw Rebecca Ellen McKimmie, 18, of Ocean City, Md., light the flag on fire early Sunday morning while standing between two lanes of traffic near the Route 50 Bridge. Police said once it was lit she then stomped on it in...
  • When do bad policies become treasonous?

    04/26/2007 9:45:12 PM PDT · by sdnet · 8 replies · 638+ views
    SmallGovTimes.com ^ | April 27th, 2007 | Chuck Baldwin, SmallGovTimes.com
    That America's two most recent presidents, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, have been guilty of egregiously flawed and fallacious decisions and activities is obvious. However, at what point do bad policies and conduct become treasonous? At what point do we conclude that our country's Chief Executive has crossed the line of mere inanity or naďveté and has actually become a threat to our national security and survival?
  • D For Defeatism

    04/20/2007 5:13:18 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 15 replies · 748+ views
    INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY ^ | 4/20/2007 | INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY
    Party Of Retreat: The Senate's top Democrat has announced to terrorists a U.S. surrender in Iraq. Considering our new strategy's documented successes, Harry Reid's determination to lose is practically treasonous. In a week that saw the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, and a Senate committee subject the attorney general to a modern-day Salem witch trial, the Senate majority leader managed to say something that made headlines: "This war is lost," the Nevada Democrat told reporters Thursday, "and this surge is not accomplishing anything." That's odd. According to the Pentagon, the influx of tens of thousands of troops, accompanied by...
  • More Reich-Wing Horse Pucky (Cindy Sheehan Freaks Over Gathering of Eagles)

    02/22/2007 7:09:20 PM PST · by tgslTakoma · 116 replies · 3,221+ views
    Karl Rove's Mind-Meld Machine ^ | 2-22-2007 | Cindy Sheehan
    By Cindy Sheehan Karl Rove and his manipulative, behind the scenes machinations continue even though he had to resign in disgrace from BushCo. Also, the willing tools of the Republican killing machine, including Karl Rove, with whom they have formed an unholy alliance, Move America Forward, are helping Rove whip a group called “Gathering of Eagles” into a frenzy over something that is not and was not ever going to occur. Okay, I am not sure that Karl Rove started this particular pile of horse pucky, but it sure has his stank all over it, so we are going to...
  • Reid: The Senate Is on Record Against Escalation

    02/17/2007 1:08:16 PM PST · by broncoholic · 61 replies · 1,898+ views
    PR Newswire ^ | 2/16/07 | PR WIRE
    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid released the following statement on today's vote in the United States Senate in which a bipartisan majority voted against President Bush's flawed plan to escalate the war. "Today, a bipartisan majority of the United States Senate voted against the President's flawed plan to escalate the war. The Senate joined the House of Representatives, put itself on the record, and told the President that America needs a new direction in Iraq. As for the Republicans who chose once again to block further debate and protect President Bush, the American people now know they support the escalation....
  • Ramsey Clark Plans 'Emergency March' to Stop Israel

    08/01/2006 5:38:29 AM PDT · by mware · 82 replies · 1,344+ views
    CNS ^ | July 28, 2006 | Alison Espach
    Ramsey Clark Plans 'Emergency March' to Stop Israel By Alison Espach CNSNews.com Correspondent July 28, 2006 (CNSNews.com) - Former U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark, alongside various anti-war and Muslim groups, has announced plans for a "National Emergency March on Washington" to stop what he described as U.S. funding of the "Israeli war machine." Clark claimed that U.S. funding to Israel, which is battling Hizballah terrorists in southern Lebanon, is grounds for impeaching President Bush. "If we'd acted on impeachment before now, Lebanon wouldn't be subjected to this misery," said Clark at the National Press Club Thursday. "If we fail to...
  • European Backlash Over U.S. Efforts To Track Terrorist Finances

    07/07/2006 8:25:42 PM PDT · by Ooh-Ah · 21 replies · 1,015+ views
    Fox News ^ | July 07, 2006 | Brit Hume
    By a vote of 302 to 219, the European Parliament approved a resolution demanding that European banks and governments disclose what they knew about the U.S. program to monitor terrorists' financial transactions. The New York Times reports one French politician accused the U.S. of "rifling through our private bank accounts," and an Italian lawmaker compared the case to alleged CIA kidnappings of terror suspects, saying it has the same objective, "to extort information." The administration had tried to convince the Times not to unveil the secret program, arguing among other things, that it would hurt cooperation with the Europeans. But...
  • Jimmy Carter: Disgrace to the Human Race

    05/08/2006 6:49:15 PM PDT · by SJackson · 39 replies · 1,645+ views
    In his acceptance speech for the 1976 Democratic nomination, Jimmy Carter said a memorable phrase: The income tax system, he said, “is a disgrace to the human race.” It is certainly the best rhyme of Carter’s presidency, and it is still apt, because it describes Carter himself to a T. After flunking as president, Jimmy Carter has now become an unalloyed embarassment. As president Carter almost managed to drive the US economy off the road, with the highest combined inflation and unemployment rate in a half century. Even worse, it was Carter who brought Ayatollah Khomeini to power, by refusing...
  • John Kerry: American Soldiers Are Terrorists

    12/06/2005 12:10:37 AM PST · by West Coast Conservative · 21 replies · 936+ views
    Captain's Quarters ^ | December 5, 2005 | Captain Ed
    John Kerry appeared yesterday on the CBS talking-head show, "Face The Nation", to discuss the war in Iraq with Bob Schieffer. Just as in his speeches on the Viet Nam War, Kerry has slipped into deep Left-speak in an attempt to gain national traction for his pose as a party leader. In fact, in language reminiscent of his infamous "Genghis Khan" speech before the Senate in April 1971, he yesterday referred to American soldiers as terrorists -- and then suggested that we leave terrorism to the new Iraqi army. From page 3-4 of the CBS transcript, emphasis mine (h/t:CQ reader...
  • DUmmie: 9/11 was science fiction, physically impossible, 7 0f 19 hijackers still alive

    10/08/2005 9:49:11 PM PDT · by RWR8189 · 28 replies · 793+ views
    DUmmie Land | October 9, 2005
  • Kerry blasts Bush on federal response to Hurricane Katrina

    09/20/2005 5:26:00 AM PDT · by alessandrofiaschi · 57 replies · 1,862+ views
    Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) unleashed a furious attack on the Bush administration at a Brown University speech yesterday, upbraiding the president’s response to the hurricane that recently devastated the Gulf Coastand tying it to what he sees as other flaws at the White House. “This is the Katrina administration,” read prepared remarks posted on 2004 Democratic presidential nominee’s website, www.johnkerry.com. “Katrina is a symbol of all this administration does and doesn't do,” read Kerry’s script, portions of which were included in an e-mail to supporters that ended with a fundraising appeal. “Michael Brown [Bush’s former emergency-management director] … is to...
  • Senator John Kerry's Speech at Brown University

    09/19/2005 11:28:51 AM PDT · by Panzerlied · 43 replies · 2,133+ views
    johnkerry.com ^ | September 19, 2005
    September 19, 2005 Senator John Kerry's Speech at Brown University Remarks As Prepared for Delivery Providence, RI - Thank you for your invitation to be here. It’s rare for me to speak at a university like Brown. Usually I don’t speak at a football factory. I want to personally thank those of you who generously lent your efforts to my campaign last year. No one showed more passion than the thousands of students from across the country who knocked on doors, wore out shoes, endured desert heat and arctic cold and probably damaged their GPA's to get out the vote....
  • Statement By RNC Press Secretary Tracey Schmitt In Response To Kerry’s Attacks On President Bush

    09/19/2005 1:05:53 PM PDT · by RWR8189 · 44 replies · 3,059+ views
    Contact: RNC Press Office 202-863-8614 WASHINGTON –RNC Press Secretary Tracey Schmitt issued the following statement on Senator John Kerry’s remarks at Brown University this afternoon.“John Kerry's attacks on President Bush's efforts to assist the victims and rebuild the Gulf Coast don't come as a surprise - armchair quarterbacking on tough issues has never been a problem for Senator Kerry.  Such tactics haven’t served him well in the past and today is no exception. The American people have pulled together during a difficult time and Democrats’ efforts to politicize this tragedy are unsavory at best.”
  • WHY DO CONSERVATIVES HATE VETERANS AND GOLD STAR MOTHERS? (FR is a hate blog)

    08/24/2005 9:37:59 PM PDT · by Straight Vermonter · 209 replies · 5,352+ views
    opednews ^ | Randolph T. Holhut
    DUMMERSTON, Vt. — The easiest way to judge a person's reputation is to see who their enemies are and what they are saying. By this measure, Cindy Sheehan is eligible for sainthood. Even by the admittedly low standards of the Karl Rove era, the amount of slime that has been dumped on Sheehan has been disgusting. "Wacko." "Crackpot." "In bed with the radical left." "Traitor." "Communist." "Self-righteous ignoramus." "Hateful." "Un-American." "Unhinged." And these are some of the milder epithets directed at her (see FreeRepublic.com and some of the other right-wing hate blogs for the truly vile characterizations). But it's the...
  • Mother's Grief-Fueled Vigil Becomes Nexus for Antiwar Protesters (And The Correction!)

    08/15/2005 8:46:03 PM PDT · by an amused spectator · 70 replies · 1,682+ views
    The New York Times ^ | August 13, 2005 | Anne E. Kornblut (NY Times staffer)
    Correction AppendedCRAWFORD, Tex., Aug. 12 - This is not the place to expect a sighting of Viggo Mortensen, the star of "The Lord of the Rings." Or at least it wasn't when President Bush began his annual vacation here earlier this month.But something has happened to Crawford over the last week. The sleepy summer air has been punctured by a blast of antiwar energy, with carloads of activists appearing every afternoon to join a vigil begun by the mother of a soldier who died in Iraq. Flowers are delivered by the dozen at Camp Casey, as the muddy outpost established...
  • Treasonous agenda of the Council on Foreign Relations

    06/20/2005 2:08:21 PM PDT · by Singermom · 68 replies · 3,374+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | June 17, 2005 | Dewy Kidd
    © 2005 WorldNetDaily.com "In Defense of the World Order ... U.S. Soldiers would have to kill and die" – Aurthur Schlesinger Jr., July / August '95 Foreign Affairs, CFR's flagship publication Lou Dobb's show on June 9, 2005, was an eye popper and even Lou couldn't contain his shock: Lou Dobbs, CNN Anchor: Good evening, everybody. Tonight, an astonishing proposal to expand our borders to incorporate Mexico and Canada and simultaneously further diminish U.S. sovereignty. Have our political elites gone mad? We'll have a special report. Blood ... Now, incredibly, a panel sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations wants...