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Senators John Kerry and Chris Dodd on Today’s Meeting with Syrian President Assad

Earlier today Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) and Senator John Kerry (D-MA), both senior members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus for over two hours. AP News reports, “the U.S. Embassy in Damascus said the meeting, which lasted two and a half hours, covered “a full-range of topics […]

Kerry Talks to David Gregory From Damascus, Syria (VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT)

Senators John Kerry and Christopher Dodd were in Damascus, Syria today to meet with Syrian President Bashar Assad “to discuss how Damascus could help bring about stability and security to war-ravaged Iraq.” Kerry, a Massachusetts Democrat, has sharply criticized President George W. Bush’s rejection of recommendations that Washington engage Syria and its ally Iran on […]

Bush Says, “U.S. Not Winning War in Iraq”

In an interview with the WaPo, Bush “acknowledged for the first time yesterday that the United States is not winning the war in Iraq and said he plans to expand the overall size of the “stressed” U.S. armed forces to meet the challenges of a long-term global struggle against terrorists.” As he searches for a […]

Sean Penn: Impeach Bush and Cheney

Sean Penn was in New York Monday night accepting the first annual Christopher Reeve First Amendment Award from The Creative Coalition. The Creative Coalition is a non-partisan advocacy group that was founded by New York actors including Christopher Reeve, Ron Silver and Susan Sarandon over a decade ago. Roger Friedman gave Penn a little plug […]