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How the GOP Became God’s Own Party

Kevin Phillips author of recently published, “American Theocracy” explains how the GOP became God’s own party in the Sunday WaPo: Now that the GOP has been transformed by the rise of the South, the trauma of terrorism and George W. Bush’s conviction that God wanted him to be president, a deeper conclusion can be drawn: […]

Kennedy Responds to Frist’s Distortion of Immigratin Reform

On CNN’s Late Edition today, Senator Bill Frist distorted the truth on the McCain-Kennedy Immigration plan. Frist said that amnesty means allowing undocumented workers to get in front of the line of the three million already waiting for citizenship. He also said the McCain-Kennedy plan calls for that. In fact, the McCain-Kennedy bill requires undocumented […]

General Zinni Calls for Rumsfeld to Resign

On Meet the Press, General Zinni joined the list today, of those calling for Rumsfeld to resign. John Kerry has repeatedly called for Rumsfeld to step down or for Bush to fire him. The most recent call from Kerry for Rumsfeld to be replaced was in early December. Last month, Paul D. Eaton, a retired […]

FEMA Director: The Job No One Wants

The Bush administration is finding no takers on the job of FEMA director. The NY Times reports that Bush administration has ” asked the country’s most seasoned disaster response experts to consider the job of a lifetime” and the resounding answer is “No thanks.” Unconvinced that the administration is serious about fixing the Federal Emergency […]