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A Possible Clue On Domestic Spying

There’s an interesting little note in Tuesday’s WaPo on Bush and his domestic spying program… Did Bob Woodward drop a clue in his book “Bush at War”? Woodward says NOT. This month he “noted that he has not referred to the NSA’s warrantless spying program in his books or reporting.” Did President Bush mention the […]

Carlos Santana Speaks Out Against Bush

Earlier this month, I spent a well deserved night out with my teenage daughter at a Santana concert here in Los Angeles. The concert was a benefit for the Dolores Huerta Foundation. Dolores Huerta is the co-founder of the UFW. I’ve been a Santana fan my whole life. From his early days in the ’70’s […]

Diebold’s Toilet Paper Democracy

Brad Friedman of BradBlog has an expose and photographic essay on Diebold today, that is a must read. No one stays on top of the voting rights issue in the liberal blogosphere, like Brad does – he’s the champion. Here’s a few quips: How America’s Votes Will be Counted (or not) in 2006 and Beyond…Unless […]

Senator Ted Kennedy: “The President Seems Blinded from Reality”

Bush gave yet another speech today trying to build up “flagging support for the war.” He Bush said “that though Americans might be dismayed by events in Iraq, he sees signs of progress.” Senator Ted Kennedy released the following statement on President Bush’s speech on Iraq, noting that Bush “seems blinded from reality”: “We all […]

John Kerry Announces Brigid O’Rourke as New Massachusetts Press Secretary

Senator John Kerry has hired former Emmy award-winning CNN producer Brigid O’Rourke to serve as his new Massachusetts Press Secretary: “Brigid has built a great reputation in the news industry and in public relations – she’s known as one of the best and brightest. We’re lucky to have her on board. ” Kerry said. “She […]

Dianne Feinstein Outlines New Legislation to Curb Global Warming and Keep Economy Strong

Earlier today, I reported that NASA scientist James Hansen spoke out on 60 minutes last night about the dangers of global warming and the fact that the Bush administration is “rewriting science.” Today, Senator Dianne Feinstein (CA) outlined new legislation to reduce America’s emissions of greenhouse gases in order to minimize the impact of climate […]

GOP Pulls the Elitist Meme on Harold Ford, Jr.

The GOP, those pinacles of the elitist class are at it again… this time they are using their doublespeak trying to paint Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. as an elitist. Newsweek reports: It may seem like an odd complaint coming from Republicans, who know a thing or two about posh pads and parties themselves. But RSCC […]

NASA Scientist: The Bush Administration is “Rewriting The Science”

James Hansen, NASA’s leading researcher on global warming, spoke out on 60 Minutes last night. His claim is that the Bush administration is “Rewriting The Science.” Hansen told 60 Minutes correspondent Scott Pelley that “the Bush administration is restricting who he can talk to and editing what he can say.” However on 60 Minutes, Hansen […]