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Kerry: Rice Did Not Try to Discourage Visit to Syria

Hmmm, for all the fussing and whining the Bush administration has been making about John Kerry’s visit to Syria, not to mention the right wing blogs as well, some one needs to ask why Condi did not try to discourage the visit. After all, she did know about the trip and in light of that […]

Kerry Says Visit With Troops Helps “Crystallize” Views on Iraq

While potential ’08 candidates are deciding whether or not they will run, one possible ’08 candidate is Iraq today to check out the situation on the ground and consider the possibilities for moving forward. Something the Bush administration seems loathe to do, to put it midly. Kerry said today that his visit with U.S. and […]

Edwards In the ’08 Race

Late last night I reported that Evan Bayh had bowed out of running for the Democratic nomination for president in ’08, and now today John Edwards has let it be known he is officially throwing his hat into the ring. AP reports, “John Edwards finalized plans to get in, fast-paced jockeying in a Democratic race […]

Incoming Chairmen Ready to Investigate

Let’s get the party started… Incoming Democratic committee chairmen say they will hold a series of hearings and investigations early next year to build the case for their call for a phased withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq and for possible action against defense contractors found to have wasted billions in federal funds. The emerging […]

Overboard Quote of the Day

“Don Rumsfeld is the finest Secretary of Defense this nation has ever had.” – Dick Cheney