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Rumsfeld Must Step Down

Paul D. Eaton, a retired Army major general, called for Rumsfeld to step down today in a NY Times editorial, A Top-Down Review for the Pentagon: DURING World War II, American soldiers en route to Britain before D-Day were given a pamphlet on how to behave while awaiting the invasion. The most important quote in […]

Ted Kennedy Responds to Cheney’s Attacks

Dick Cheney was on Face the Nation this morning yet again defending his’ pre-war claim that U.S. troops would be “greeted as liberators”.’ Think Progress has some video here. Cheney stubbornly contended that his past assertions “were basically accurate and reflect reality.” Whose reality? Not the reality of the average American, who polls show have […]

Bush Administration Blocks Former Iran Hostages’ Bid for Damages From Iran

The WaPo reports on a contenious meeting with former Iran hostages seeking damages from Iran and the State Department. I think CA Rep. Brad Sherman pretty well summed up the situation that has been an ongoing battle with the Bush administration since 2002… Last week the State Department objected when Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) tried […]

Libby Trial Could Be Embarrassment for Bush

Lewis “Scooter” Libby’s trial may be 10 months away, but his lawyers are angling a plot for his defense that could prove to be an embarrassment to the Bush administration. Lawyers for Vice President Dick Cheney’s former top aide are signaling they may delve deeply at his criminal trial into infighting among the White House, […]