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Former DeLay Aide Rakes in the Dough from Nonprofit linked to Abramoff Clients

A former top adviser to Tom DeLay is reported to have raked in the dough from nonprofit organization, the U.S. Family Network, which was created to “promote a pro-family political agenda in Congress.” DeLay’s former chief of staff, Edwin A. Buckham, who helped create the group while still in DeLay’s employ, and his wife, Wendy, […]

Medicare Part D is the FEMA of Health Care

In today’s Democratic Radio Address, Rep. Marion Berry of Arkansas said “the government needs to think long and hard about meaningful Medicare reform.” Berry, who is also a pharmacist said “Seniors need another six months to sign up for the Medicare prescription drug benefit.” Berry said people eligible for the prescription benefit are confused by […]

500,000 Protest Immigration Reform in Los Angeles

Hundreds of thousands marched the streets of downtown Los Angeles today in protest of the proposed immigration reform. MSNBC reports that LAPD “told NBC News that an estimated 500,000 protesters clogged the streets in front of Los Angeles city hall to protest a proposed law they see as punitive to undocumented workers.” There were no […]

Natalie Portman on V for Vendetta

Natalie Portman discusses the poltical implications of V for Vendetta, with the report even mentioning her support for John Kerry: The film, in which the bad guys are Christian arch-conservatives who exploit fear of terrorism and persecute homosexuals, wears its politics on its sleeve — and so does Portman. When she appeared on “Good Morning […]

NSA Not HIPPA Compliant

The big thing in health care the last several years has been compliance with the HIPPA rules. These rules regulate the privacy of patient medical records. The average person is exposed to HIPPA regulations with those privacy notices every time they see a new doctor or have a prescription filled. Every way in which patient […]

Welcome to The Impeachment Belt

Out with the “bible belt ” and in with “the impeachment belt.” The Washington Post takes us on a tour: To drive through the mill towns and curling country roads here is to journey into New England’s impeachment belt. Three of this state’s 10 House members have called for the investigation and possible impeachment of […]

Attack Dog Conservative Shows True Colors

Human Events reports, Blogger Ben Domenech Strikes Back; Calls Washington Post Editors ‘Fools’. When they decide upon additional bloggers I hope they keep this in mind. Not only does he show no remorse for his plagiarism, Domenech attacks the Washington Post as they “didn’t give this a chance to either blow over or work itself […]