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John Kerry on Katrina Anniversary: One Year Later, Miles to Go

It’s been a year of too little, too late when it comes to the Bush administration’s response to Hurricane Katrina. It’s evident every where you look, yet Dubya blithely says over and over again that progress is being made. Even today, as he made an appearance in New Orleans on the anniversary of the horrific […]

Hurricane Katrina One Year Later: A Picture Speaks Thousands of Words

One picture says it all, Bush’s failures, Bush’s lies:

Hurricane Katrina One Year Later: A Towering Reminder

The photo above is on the cover of today’s Boston Globe: “Mounds of debris fill a waste collection point in New Orleans one year after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast.” While Bush says the progress is “amazing, isn’t?” We see the facts differently, as presented in the post below, from fact sheets provided by […]

Ted Kennedy on the One Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

As Bush called for a return to New Orleans today and cited progress in the Gulf coast yesterday, Senator Ted Kennedy released the following statement today, on the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Below the statement are fact sheets on education, health care, employment, housing, national service, federal aid, and the levees in the Gulf Coast […]

Bloomberg: Democrats Will Win Control in November

Bloomberg predicts that the Democratic Party will win control of both the House and the Senate in November. predictions are grand, but we have got a lot of work to do, to ensure that win. Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairman Charles Rangel and Chairman — again — John Dingell. Those titles will soon sound familiar. Barring […]

The Conservative Choice for ’08

Right Wing News is worried that this man could be the conservative choice for ’08 presidential election: Not only is Rudy ‘Soft on Gay Marriage’, a big issue for those value orientated conservatives, but ‘He Can’t Keep His Pants Up’ either. Right Wing News also claims that “One of the biggest selling points for Rudy […]

Dems Favored to Take Over DeLay’s Old Seat

CQ Politics reports, Democrats are now favored to take over Tom DeLay’s old seat in Texas: The Texas Republican Party establishment has rallied around a single candidate, Houston City Councilwoman Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, in their unusual write-in campaign to salvage the 22nd Congressional District seat vacated in June by Tom DeLay, the former House majority leader. […]

John Kerry: Ken Blackwell Has Used his Office to Abuse our Democracy

As reported here earlier, John Kerry is turning up the heat on Ken Blackwell with allegations of election improprieties by the Ohio Republican who oversaw the deciding vote in 2004. In his latest fundraising effort for fellow Democrats, John Kerry sent the following email today to 100,000 Democratic donors asking them to support U.S. Rep. […]