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WaPo Reports on Hacked Diebold Machines and Other Electile Dysfunctions

Brad Friedman of Brad Blog has been championing the electoral reform issue for some time now. Brad has the scoop on the WaPo’s piece in the Sunday edition: “As Elections Near, Officials Challenge Balloting Security ” It’s a first Brad says, for the WaPo and hopefully the sign of more to come… Well, God Bless […]

TV Alert: John Kerry on “This Week” Sunday

Set your TIVO’s or rise early on Sunday morning… John Kerry will be on “This Week” with George Stephanopoulos this Sunday – tune in at 9 am on ABC. In a Sunday exclusive, Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., talks to “This Week” about the new Osama bin Laden tape, the war in Iraq and the politics […]

Belafonte Accuses Bush of Gestapo Tactics

Some hard hitting words were said today by entertainer Harry Belafonte about Bush. Belefonte has emerged as one of one of the Bush administration’s harshest critics. He compared the Homeland Security Department to the Nazi Gestapo on Saturday and attacked Bush as a liar. “We’ve come to this dark time in which the new Gestapo […]

Harry Reid: America Needs Honest Leadership

Harry Reid gave the Democratic Radio Address this morning. He said in the radio address that “President Bush should reform the corrupted politics of the nation’s capital to provide honest leadership for Americans.” Republicans “have absolute power, and it has corrupted their party and led to the culture of corruption that we now have in […]

Durbin Says Filibuster Still Possible

A week ago, I would have told you it’s not likely to happen,” Durbin said. “As of [Wednesday], I just can’t rule it out. I was surprised by the intensity of feeling of some of my colleagues. It’s a matter of counting. We have 45 Democrats, counting [Vermont independent] Jim Jeffords, on our side. We could sustain a filibuster if 41 senators … are willing to stand and fight.