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Gov. Warner Wants to be Part of the Iraq Debate

In a move that clearly sounded like a man entering the 2008 presidential race, Gov. Mark Warner offered his two cents on the Iraq debate today. The United States needs to set milestones for progress, not a firm withdrawal date, before it can leave Iraq, Virginia governor and prospective Democratic presidential candidate Mark Warner said […]

Kerry’s 1971 Words: How Sadly They Apply to Iraq

Bob Geiger’s has a post on his Yellow Dog Blog that shows the parallels of John Kerry’s April 22, 1971, Fulbright Commisssion testimony to the current situation in Iraq. What is both amazing and profoundly sad is to read back through Kerry’s entire narrative, as I did over the weekend, and see the startling parallels […]

Kerry Questions Administration’s Continued Reliance on Flawed Small Business Data System

Today, John Kerry sent a letter to the head of the Small Business Administration (SBA) asking him to outline what steps the agency would take to ensure the accuracy of a new system for tracking federal subcontracting data. The accuracy of the new system has been questioned by the independent Government Accountability Office (GAO) on […]

Rep. “Duke” Cunningham Pleads Quilty to Conspiracy Charges

Rack up another notch for the growing list of corrupt amongst our Republican leaders. Caught with his hand in the cookie jar, California Rep. “Duke” Cunningham pleaded guilty this morning to “conspiracy and tax charges involving the sale of his home two years ago to a defense contractor at an inflated price.” Admitting to a […]

Bush, In Denial and On a Crusade

Although there have been reports over the past few days that the Pentagon is considering a plan to begin some troop withdrawals from Iraq, Salon’s War Room notes otherwise. Referencing two recent reports, one in the New Yorker and the other in the New York Daily News, Tim Grieve notes that the reports “suggest that […]