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Feds, City Knew of Ground Zero Toxins

Ground Zero. With the anniversary of 9/11 days away, and the controversy brewing of the ABC “docudrama,” there’s more in the news today about 9/11 and the aftermath. CBS2 in New York reports tonight that they have “obtained documents revealing that Lower Manhattan was reopened a few weeks following the attack even though the air […]

John Kerry on Hardball: “There is No Appropriate Torture”

John Kerry was on Hardball tonight with Chris Matthews talking about Bush’s latest speech in his series of speeches on the global war on terror. Kerry covered a wide range of topics including Bush asking “Congress to approve a legal framework for the trial of terrorist suspects.” Watch the exclusive interview here: Or Watch on […]

Kennedy Renews Call for Immigration Reform

Activists rallied today to renew the call for comprehensive immigration reform. With a tight schedule in Congress before the break for the mid-term elections, it appears that the immigration reform issue has been pushed on the back-burner. Senator Ted Kennedy, joined the activists on the National Mall in D.C. today to renew his call for […]

John Kerry Responds to Bush’s Latest Speech

Another day, another Bush speech… Maybe it’s just me, but there is something very, very sad about this display of desperation from Bush with his series of daily speeches. In his speech in Atlanta, Bush said, “Over the past five years, we have waged an unprecedented campaign against terror at home and abroad. And that […]

Southern Women Turn Away from GOP Over War

First the Security Moms started jumping ship, now Southern women are breaking off their relationship with the GOP as well. AP reports that’s Bush’s “once-solid relationship with Southern women is on the rocks.” “I think history will show him to be the worst president since Ulysses S. Grant,” said Barbara Knight, a self-described Republican since […]

Clinton Administration Officials Assail ABC’s ‘The Path to 9/11’

There’s been a huge controversy brewing over the upcoming ABC “docudrama” “The Path to 9/11.” Although ABC will include a “disclaimer” that it is a “a “dramatization . . . not a documentary” and contains “fictionalized scenes,” the disclaimer also says that “the movie is based on the Sept. 11 commission’s report, although that report […]

Poll: Iraq War Could Wound GOP at Polls

According to a new CNN Poll released on Wednesday, Bush’s unpopularity — “due largely to the war in Iraq — seems likely to affect GOP candidates in congressional midterm elections in November.” Fifty-five percent of 1,004 Americans said they would be less likely to vote for a candidate who has supported Bush administration policies, according […]

John Kerry: ‘It’s Immoral for Old Men to Send Young Americans to Fight and Die in Conflict With a Strategy That is Failing’

John Kerry let it rip on the Senate Floor Wednesday in the debate on a “no-confidence vote on Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld.” The Republican controlled Senate blocked the “no-confidence vote” but not before John Kerry and other Dems had their say. …Democrats blasted Rumsfeld as a key architect of the war, they said the problem […]