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U.K.’s Deputy PM: Bush Is Crap

John Prescott, Britain’s Deputy Prime Minister summed up “his private feelings about the Bush presidency,” in a single word, the Independent reports — “crap.” The remark is said to have been made at a private meeting in Mr Prescott’s Whitehall office on Tuesday with Muslim MPs and other Labour MPs with constituencies representing large Muslim […]

Our Frustrated Leader

Poor Clueless George… the NY Times reports that Bush made it clear in a private meeting earlier this week that he was “concerned about the lack of progress in Iraq and frustrated that the new Iraqi government — and the Iraqi people — had not shown greater public support for the American mission.” Excuse me […]

Ouch: George Allen’s Abusive Ways

In the wake of Senator George Allen’s racist statement that has caused quite a firestorm, the HuffPo has some excerpt’s from Senator George Allen’s sister, Jennifer Allen, new book that “documents many cases of her brother’s bullying.” Here’s my pick of the Quote of the Day from Jennifer Allen’s book Fifth Quarter: The Scrimmage of […]

Capka Responds to Kerry’s Call to Recuse Himself from Big Dig Investigation

The top official on the Big Dig project during part of its construction, Federal Highway Administration chief Richard Capka has formally recused himself from the agency’s investigation of the July 10th tunnel collapse. The move follows repeated calls by Kerry for Capka to officially remove himself from the investigation. AP News reports, John Kerry called […]

Ned Lamont: Democrats Mean Business

The right-slanted Wall Street Journal gave Ned Lamont some space today to air his views. In an OP/ED for Opinion Journal, Ned Lamont says “Washington needs an entrepreneurial approach.” Lamont is on the mark when he says that “Connecticut was ready for a real debate and a real choice this year;” his victory really is […]

John Kerry on The Young Turks Show

John Kerry was on The Young Turks Show last night. It was a great interview covering his healthcare plan, Iraq, the Joe Lieberman controversy and a lot more. Listen to the full interview here.

Allen on Damage Control After Remarks to Webb Aide

Yesterday, Senator George Allen struggled to thwart the “political damage from remarks he made to a Fairfax County man that dredged up charges of racial insensitivity — allegations that have dogged him for years as governor, senator and now presidential hopeful.” Despite a quick apology Monday, criticism poured in about Allen’s use of the word […]

Hotline On Call: Kerry on Cue with Fundraising for Senatorial Candidates

Hotline On Call tips readers to the latest fundraising email from JohnKerry.com that is hitting email boxes today in support of Ned Lamont (CT), Daniel Akaka (HI) and Bob Menendez (NJ). Kerry, As If On Cue: Later today, Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) will e-mail his 3M-strong list today to raise money for three Dem Senate […]