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John Kerry on Imus Tomorrow Discussing Healthcare Plan

John Kerry will be live on Imus in the Morning at tomorrow morning at 7:29 a.m. est. discussing his healthcare plan that he will be speaking on at Boston’s Faneuil Hall at noon tomorrow. After the speech John Kerry will be sitting down at Faneuil Hall with Alan Colmes later in the day for a […]

Still Waiting… Report on Prewar Intelligence Lagging

Nine months ago, when angry Senate Minority Leader Harry M. Reid led Democrats in briefly shutting down the Senate last year “to protest the slow pace of a congressional investigation into prewar intelligence on Iraq,” it was a “rare victory.” Republicans called it a stunt but promised to quickly wrap up the inquiry. Sen. Pat […]

Kerry Warms the Iowans

Before the fundraising event in Story City, Iowa that I reported on earlier, John Kerry took some time to speak with local residents of Story City who were at the event… The photo above of John Kerry speaking with Betty Haviland of Ames, Iowa, struck me as a classic example of the antithesis to “Kerry […]

Negativism on Iraq Echoes View of Vietnam War in 1970

E&P reports that an analysis released on Friday by the director of The Gallup Poll, Frank Newport, “shows that current public wishes for U.S. policy in the Iraq war eerily echo attitudes about the Vietnam war in 1970.” The most recent Gallup poll this month found that 52% of adult Americans want to see all […]

Kerry Says Democrats Can Make a More Secure Nation

Massachusetts Senator John Kerry was in Story City, Iowa on Saturday stumping for Democrat Rich Olive, who is running for the Iowa Senate District 5 seat. (John Kerry and Rich Olive) At the fundraising event for Rich Olive, Kerry “challenged Democrats to take back statehouses and governor’s mansions across the nation in November, saying the […]

House Passes Minimum Wage Hike

The House passed a minimum wage hike late last night while “also permanently slashing the estate tax.” GOP leaders calculate the move might actually “garner enough Senate support to become law.” In the rush to bolster their party’s accomplishments before leaving today on a five-week summer break, House Republican leaders effectively took a gamble. If […]

Mel Gibson Issues Apology

As Ron reported here earlier, Mel Gibson went on a tirade when arrested for drunk driving Friday. Unfortunately, the tirade was reported to be filled with a slew of anti-Semitic statements. AP reports that Gibson has issued a lengthy statement today apologizing for his “drunk driving arrest and saying he has battled alcoholism throughout his […]

Kerry: Don’t Change Primary Calendar Iowa First

During his visit to Iowa yesterday, John Kerry said that the 2008 presidential primary calendar proposed by a DNC committee last week “risks complicating the nomination process.” “I’m in favor of Iowa as the first caucus and New Hampshire as the first primary,” Kerry told The Des Moines Register after testifying in Iowa City at […]