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Bill Clinton Surprises Returning Troops

Bill Clinton surprised U.S. troops arriving from Iraq on Tuesday when his refueling stop at the Bangor International Airport in Maine, coincided with the arrival of two flights carrying returning U.S. soldiers. Clinton was returning Monday night from Paris where he had met with French President Jacques Chirac to discuss plans for his charitable organization, […]

Bush Whines… Don’t Slam Iraq Policy

Bush did some more whining about Democrats speaking out about Iraq today, when he warned Democratic critics of his Iraq policy “to watch what they say or risk giving “comfort to our adversaries” and suffering at the ballot box in November.” Democrats said Bush should take his own advice. There are still 10 months left […]

The Governator Schwarzenegger’s Illegal Activity

On Sunday, the Governator was taking his motorcycle out for a spin with his son Patrick in the sidecar and he got into a little fender-bender. Poor Arhnold ended up with 15 stitches in his loose lips, that have been recently making a lot of promises to the people of California, that he probably has […]

Alito On the Spot

Day two of the Alito nomination hearings was a day of watching Alito squirm and wiggle out of being put on the spot… Samuel Alito claimed today he will “keep an open mind” when it comes to Abortion. It was a move that is clearly seen as a man trying to distance himself from the […]

John Kerry Credits Failed Leadership by Bush and Rumsfeld for Troops Not Having Body Armor That Can Save Lives

This weekend a secret Pentagon report was released by the NY Times that showed that “as many as 80 percent of the marines who have been killed in Iraq from wounds to the upper body could have survived if they had had extra body armor.” While traveling on a 12 day tour of Europe, Asia […]

Legal Experts Argue Bush Spying Was Illegal

Legal opinion on the illegality of Bush’s domestic surveillance (hat tip to Geoffrey R. Stone at Huffington Post): Dear Members of Congress: We are scholars of constitutional law and former government officials. We write in our individual capacities as citizens concerned by the Bush Administration’s National Security Agency domestic spying program, as reported in the […]

National Review Agrees Abramoff is a Republican Scandal

Rich Lowry of National Review agrees that Abramoff is a Republican scandal: It is true that any Washington influence peddler is going to spread cash and favors as widely as possible, and 210 members of Congress have received Abramoff-connected dollars. But this is, in its essence, a Republican scandal, and any attempt to portray it […]

John Kerry’s Trip to the Mid East Focuses on War in Iraq, War on Terror, Global Health Crises, America’s Competitiveness in the Global Economy

As I reported late yesterday, John Kerry is beginning a 12-day trip throughout the Mid East and Asia. Kerry’s trip will focus on the ongoing war in Iraq, the war on terror, global health crises, and America’s competitiveness in the global economy. He will travel to several countries including Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Jordan, Kuwait, Israel […]