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Rove’s Discussions with Dobson

The Constitution calls for Supreme Court Justices to be appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate. In Bush World there is a different procedure as the support of James Dobson is more important. Knight Ridder reports on the conversations between Karl Rove and James Dobson: In a private conversation designed […]

Cheney a PlameGate Target?

The buzz earlier was that Fitzgerald was going after Scooter Libby… however… PoliticalWire has it from the Huffington Post that Cheney is now the target: The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg are working on stories that point to Vice President Dick Cheney as the target of special prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald’s investigation into the leaking of […]

Another Bad Day for Republicans

More bad news for Republicans today. AP reports that Frist accumulated stock outside of the blind trusts. According to AP, “ethics experts say a partnership arrangement shown in documents obtained by The Associated Press raises serious doubts about whether the senator truly avoided a conflict.” National Journal reports that Scooter Libby did not tell the […]

Bush with Hammer in Hand has Another Photo-Op Moment

This morning George W and Laura Bush had their hands full posing for photo op moments in Covington, Louisiana with a Habitat for Humanity crew, after their gourmet dinner and sleep over in a luxury hotel in the French Quarter of New Orleans, last night. “I got a hammer – can I help?”

The U2/Santorum Controversy Continues: DATA Issues a Statement on Behalf of Bono

The controversy about the Santorum Fundraiser at an upcoming U2 concert has made it’s way around the blogosphere and many liberals are up in arms, including myself. Hat Tip to Crooks and Liars (again), Santorum Exposed and Joe Trippi (hopefully I haven’t missed anyone in the hat tip list) for this statement from DATA (debt […]

Santorum Slammed Bono and U2 but Has No Qualms Fronting a Fundraiser at a U2 Concert

A little more today on Rick Santorum and the U2 “fundraiser” I reported on in a post last night. Hat tip again to Capitol Buzz Blog for this find: …in his book, It Takes A Family, Santorum describes Bono as satanic and ties U2 to the liberal view of society that Senator Rick hates so […]

Santorum Makes Excuse for Vile Comments of ’03

Hat tip to Crooks and Liars for picking up on a blog post about a recent interview with Rick Santorum as he makes more excuses for his vile “man on dog” thing. CapitolBuzz Blog points to an interview with interview with the DC Examiner newspaper From the DC Examiner EXAMINER: You have made some controversial […]

The Case For Kerry 2008

David Yepsin discusses Kerry’s visit to Iowa, and provides reasons for a repeat run in 2008: What’s the case for another Kerry run? • He came close, oh so close, in 2004. Bush got 51 percent. Kerry got 48 percent. Only 120,000 more votes in Ohio, and you wouldn’t be reading this column. Kerry reminded […]