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Have You Had Enough?

Have you had enough? Around here the answer is definately a resounding “YES!” DownWithTyranny sent me a heads up earlier, about a new song released today, “Have You Had Enough”: Today is the official “release” of a song, “Have You Had Enough,” that came together very organically. Before you read the rest of this, just […]

Security Moms Backing Democrats

Cross posted from Liberal Values: The Washington Post reports that the Republicans are losing the support of the “Security Moms.” Exploiting fear of terrorism is no longer working for Republicans: The study, which examined the views of married women with children from April through this week, found that they support Democrats for Congress by a […]

FactCheck.org Exposes RNC Attacks on Murtha and Dean

Cross posted from Liberal Values. FactCheck.org has exposed dishonest RNC ads attacking John Murtha and Howard Dean. In a report entitled RNC Ad Mischaracterizes Murtha they write in their summary: A Republican National Committee Internet ad uses video of Rep. John Murtha of Pennsylvania to make it seem he said something that he didn’t. What […]

Kerry On DKos: “Really Stand with Ned”

John Kerry posted on the Daily Kos today about his national fundraising effort for Ned Lamont, Bob Menendez, and Daniel Akaka. As, Kerry noted in his fundraising email yesterday, each of the three Senate candidates have made “standing up against the Administration’s failed policy in Iraq a central issues in their campaigns.” Kerry’s revving up […]

CNN’s Blunder: White House, Press Secretary Tony Fox

In a report on the NSA wiretapping ruling today, CNN blundered and called White House Press Secretary Tony Snow: Tony Fox. In a statement from the White House, Press Secretary Tony Fox said, “The program is carefully administered and targets only international phone calls coming into or out of the United States where one of […]

John Kerry on Ruling Declaring NSA Wiretaps Unconstitutional

As reported here earlier, a federal judge has ruled today that the Bush administration’s domestic spying program is unconstitutional and has ordered that it be ended immediately. Senator John Kerry issued the following statement on the federal judge’s ruling today that the Bush administration’s warrantless wiretapping program is unconstitutional and must be stopped immediately: “The […]

Dick DeVos Shows Lack of Respect for Coast Guard; Blasted by Grand Haven Tribune

Every year Grand Haven has a parade to honor the United States Coast Guard. This year Dick DeVos used the event to campaign, even after his request to be present was denied by the festival organizers, and was criticized in an editorial in the Grand Haven Tribune: But it’s still the Coast Guard Festival and […]

John Kerry Continues Fight for Lamont, Candidates Making Iraq a Central Issue

Today, marks day two of John Kerry’s national fundraising effort for Ned Lamont, Daniel Akaka, and Bob Menendez. Yesterday caused a stir in the media, as news outlets reported Kerry was revving up his political machine to raise money for anti-war candidates. Kerry will tap into his 3 million person email list for a second […]