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Kerry, Gore and the Environment

John Kerry and Al Gore were spotted together in Boston last night at Mitchell Gold where Tipper Gore has her fine art photography on display. The Boston Globe’s Political Intelligence Blog reports that “a portion of the proceeds are going to The Climate Project, founded by Tipper and Al Gore, according to the Names column […]

South Dakota Democratic Senator Tim Johnson Taken Ill on Capitol Hill

Democratic Senator Tim Johnson of South Dakota was hospitalized earlier today for what was reported to be a possible stroke. MSNBC reports that “Johnson, who turns 60 on Dec. 28, was admitted to George Washington University Hospital with an undiagnosed illness, said a spokeswoman, Julianne Fisher. She said, however, the senator did not suffer a […]

House Democrats Gain Another Seat – Extending ’06 Victory to 30 Seats

House Democrats gained another seat yesterday and increased their ’06 election victory to 30 seats as former Rep. Ciro Rodriguez (D) defeated Rep. Henry Bonilla (R) in a runoff election in TX 23rd District. With 85 percent of the vote counted, Rodriguez had 54 percent to Bonilla’s 46 percent, according to the Texas Secretary of […]

Kerry Heads to the Middle East and Iraq

John Kerry will be traveling to Iraq this weekend to “meet with soldiers, political leaders and military officials.” When asked in a telephone interview with The Associated Press about his botched joke, that the Noise machine just loves to continue to press, Kerry said, “I’ve talked to plenty of guys who’ve come back from Iraq, […]