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Cheney Cited as the Source

Quips from AP News that Cheney has been cited as the SOURCE in a NY Times report: Documents in the CIA leak investigation indicate the chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney first heard of the covert CIA officer from Cheney himself, The New York Times reported in Tuesday editions. The newspaper said notes […]

Fitzgerald Called Apolitical by National Review

Every now and then there is something interesting from National Review: FITZGERALD: TOOL OF THE LEFT [Andy McCarthy] I’m too busy today to be monitoring the media, but Ive gotten a lot of questions about this from people who say some conservatives are hitting the airwaves with preemptive suggestions that my friend Pat Fitzgerald may […]

The Bus

Rosa Parks, Matriarch of Civil Rights, Dies at 92

Rosa Parks was the “Catalyst of U.S. drive for racial equality lived in Detroit Rosa Lee Parks, whose refusal to give up her bus seat to a white man sparked the modern civil rights movement, died Monday. She was 92. Mrs. Parks died at her home of natural causes, said Karen Morgan, a spokeswoman for […]

Kerry at Georgetown 2003

While waiting for John Kerry to speak on national security at Georgetown later this week I was reviewing his statement there from January 23, 2003. If only George Bush had listened: As I have said frequently and repeat here today, the United States should never go to war because it wants to, the United States […]

Fitzgerald May Be Investigating Lies Which Led to War

Martin Walker, an editor at UPI, believes that Fitzgerald’s investigation might be including how Bush lied in order to obtain support for going to war. While there is a lot of speculation and little firm knowledte of what Fitzgerald will do, he bases his speculation on two facts: The first is that Fitzgerald last year […]

Bush’s Approval Remains at 38%

Bush’s approval remains unchanged over the past month according to the American Research Group: “Among all Americans, 38% approve of the way Bush is handling his job as president and 55% disapprove. When it comes to Bush’s handling of the economy, 34% approve and 59% disapprove.”

Kerry Stole the Show

The Note has some items on John Kerry today: Roll Call’s Nicole Duran Notes that of the “21 Republican and 12 Democratic Senators who will face voters in November of 2008,” Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) was “the biggest spendthrift,” collecting $1.8 million and ending the quarter with “roughly $300,000 in the bank.” Kerry, by the […]