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More on Libby May Not Take the Fall for Cheney

As Ron reported earlier, “It looks like Libby might not be taking the fall for Cheney after all.” The WaPo is trying to pass this one off here, but former intelligence officer and colleague of Plame’s Larry Johnson, who has been highly critical of the Bush administration’s campaign against Joe Wilson, said “the Libby testimony […]

Bush’s Claim of Foiled L.A. Plot Seen as a Stunt

The White House has tried to spin Bush’s revelations today about a foiled terror plot on Los Angeles, as unrelated to the Senate hearing on his domestic spying program, but not everyone is buying that line. It’s clear that Bush was pushing the Rovian plan laid out last month the GOP… Critics on Thursday accused […]

Bush Accused of Cherry Picking Intelligence

The Washington Post reports on charges from a CIA official that the Bush administration misused intelligence to justify the invasion of Iraq: The former CIA official who coordinated U.S. intelligence on the Middle East until last year has accused the Bush administration of “cherry-picking” intelligence on Iraq to justify a decision it had already reached […]

Bush Administration Caught In More Katrina Lies

No surprise here. The New York Times presents evidence that the Bush administration hasn’t been very honest in their statements about Katrina: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Bush administration officials said they had been caught by surprise when they were told on Tuesday, Aug. 30, that a levee had broken, allowing floodwaters to engulf […]

Jack Knows George

What seems to be more like a round of Laurel and Hardy’s “Who’s on First” the question of whether George W. Bush knows Jack Abramoff is in the news again and this time it looks like Jack’s on a first name basis with George. Well, maybe not quite that close, but you be the judge… […]

John Kerry Talks to Ed Schultz about the “Duke Cunningham Act” and More…

John Kerry was on the Ed Schultz Show today talking about a new bill introduced the Senate today by Kerry and Ken Salazar: the “Duke Cunningham Act”. From WeGotEd.com …Sen. John Kerry continues to fight for the Americans this president left behind … all but the richest 1%. Kerry is introducing a bill to strip […]

Libby Implicates Cheney in Plame Outing

It looks like Libby might not be taking the fall for Cheney after all: I. Lewis (Scooter) Libby, Vice President Dick Cheney’s former chief of staff, will in part base his defense on the claim that Cheney instructed and encouraged Libby to share classified information with reporters, sources familiar with the case tell NBC News. […]

Sheehan Decides Against Challenging Feinstein

Cindy Sheehan has announced she will not run against Dianne Feinstein in the Democratic primary. Sounds like the right decision, even if Feinstein has made some decisions I’ve disagreed with.