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John Kerry Addresses Pacific Council on National Security

Today, Senator John Kerry spoke at the Pacific Council on International Policy in Los Angeles. The meeting was chaired by former Secretary of State Warren Christopher, who is Co-Chair of the Pacific Council’s Board of Directors. John Kerry, has served on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for 21 years. In April, Kerry called for the […]

Kennedy Article on 2004 Election Posted

Rolling Stone has posted the full text of Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.’s article, Was the 2004 Election Stolen? Kennedy states “Republicans prevented more than 350,000 voters in Ohio from casting ballots or having their votes counted — enough to have put John Kerry in the White House.”

Rolling Stone Press Release on 2004 Election Article

Brad Blog has posted the following press release from Rolling Stone on the upcoming article by Robert Kennedy, Jr.: Was the 2004 Election Stolen? by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. “I’m not confident that the election in Ohio was fairly decided.” — Howard Dean “Ohio was as dirty an election as America has ever seen.” — […]

Liberals and Iran

Continuing my comments started from Kevin Drum’s discussion of Peter Beinart’s The Good Fight I’ll move from Iraq to Iran. Drum responds to Reinart’s urging of liberals to speak out more against repressive regimes such as Iran: On the one hand, I think Beinart is exactly right. For example, should I be more vocal in […]

Opposing The War, Supporting A Strong Foreign Policy

Kevin Drum’s discussion of Peter Beinart’s book, The Good Fight raises a number of intersting points. (I would assume the book itself also raises points worthy of discussion but as I have not read it I will have to limit this to comments on the blog posts). There are really two interesting aspects of this […]

John Kerry to Address Pacific Council in Los Angeles Today

John Kerry will be giving a major foreign policy address in Los Angeles in a few hours. I’ll be there for the speech and have a full report here later today.

Kerry Asks President Bush to Protect Veterans from Identity Theft, Urges the VA to Take Responsibility for Data Theft

Today, Senator John Kerry (D-Mass.) sent a letter to President Bush urging him to assist in providing free credit monitoring services to the more than 26 million veterans affected by the recent theft of personal data. Kerry is asking that the government take responsibility for protecting these veterans against the possible risk of identity theft […]

Bush Considered Worst President

A Qunnipiac University poll finds that Bush is considered the worst President in recent years while Reagan and Clinton are considered the best: Strong Democratic sentiment pushes President George W. Bush to the top of the list when American voters pick the worst U.S. President in the last 61 years. Bush is named by 34 […]