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A Little Ire from Bush

President Bush does not want to be called a racist. He proclaimed this loudly tonight in an interview with “NBC Nightly News.” He said that “the federal government’s reaction to Hurricane Katrina was appalling, but was not the result of racial indifference to blacks hard-hit by the storm. “You can call me anything you want, […]

Q&A After John Kerry’s Real Security in the Post 9/11 World Speech

Last week, when John Kerry gave his Real Security in the Post 9/11 World speech at the Council on Foreign Relations he spent a considerable amount of time in a Q&A session after the speech. Bush, who spoke at the Council on Foreign Relations the day before, “cut and ran” right after his speech instead […]

Kerry Demands Vote on Small Business Hurricane Relief Package

Today Senator John F. Kerry urged Republican leaders to allow a vote on his small business hurricane relief package when the Senate returns this week, citing evidence that current efforts are not meeting the need of local businesses devastated by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Kerry pointed to startling statistics that show 75 percent of hurricane-related […]

Announcing The Democratic Daily Forum

The Democratic Daily has a new Forum! As we continue to grow I felt a Forum would be a great addition to The Democratic Daily for general discussion and discussing news and issues not covered on our Blog. Members can login to the Forum here and there’s a link to the Forum on the right-hand […]

Supreme Court to Review DeLay Redistricting

Breaking News from CNN: U.S. Supreme Court to review Republican-friendly Texas congressional map engineered by Rep. Tom DeLay. The good news is that this is going to be reviewed. The bad news is that it is essentially the same Supreme Court which handed the presidency to George Bush in 2000.

Viveca Novak Tipped Rove’s Lawyer

Time magazine reporter, Viveca Novak “testified in the CIA leak case that she alerted Karl Rove’s lawyer in early 2004 that the top Bush adviser had leaked information to her colleague about Valerie Plame, according to a first-person account published yesterday in Time.” …Viveca Novak, did not initially tell her bosses at Time that she […]