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Iglesias Reveals He Filed Complaint Against Rove and More Impeachment Talk

ThinkProgress reports that “tonight on MSNBC, fired U.S. Attorney David Iglesias revealed key new details about the Office of Special Counsel’s (OSC) probe into Karl Rove and other White House officials reported today by the Los Angeles Times.” Iglesias said that on April 3, he filed a Hatch Act complaint with the OSC, charging that […]

Kerry Urges Equal Wages for Women on Equal Pay Day

Equal Pay Day, April 24, 2007, symbolizes how many extra days into the year a woman would have to work to earn as much as a man earned in 2006. The day highlights the fact that women continue to only make 77 cents for every dollar a man makes, with women of color on average […]

Bleakest Housing Sales Since Bush 1

Here we go again… I moved to California in January 1990, after the economy tanked in Massachusetts thanks to the not so brilliant leadership of Bush 1. As a small business owner, I have noted here many times in the past that I felt the economy wasn’t as good as Bush 2 would like us […]

Kerry Demands Answers on Death of Corporal Pat Tillman

Today, the House Democrats burrowed deep into the “histories of Pfc. Jessica D. Lynch and Cpl. Pat Tillman in a hearing” and exposted the “episodes as egregious examples of officials’ twisting the truth for public relations in wartime.” What they found wasn’t pretty. They received help in making their case from witnesses who have mostly […]

Cheney Swipes Reid on Iraq – Kerry Rips Cheney’s “Interpretative History”

Dick Cheney took a swipe at Harry Reid today saying that Reid’s comments were “uninformed and misleading.” and accused him of “defeatism” on Iraq. Cheney said he felt compelled to make a statement in front of cameras to express his personal frustration with Reid, D-Nev., after the Senate majority leader told reporters last week the […]

John Kerry on 2007 Trustee Report on Social Security and Medicare

Today, the Social Security Administration released their annual Report on Social Security and Medicare. John Kerry, Chair of the Finance Subcommittee on Social Security, Pension and Family Policy, released the following statement on the 2007 Trustee’s Report on Social Security and Medicare: The Trustee’s projections show that the Social Security Fund will be exhausted in […]

Welcome to Warming Island

Welcome to Warming Island, soon to be the next hot spot for travel thanks to Global Warming. I jest here, but seriously, a report from the Independent UK says today that due to “the melting of Greenland’s enormous ice sheet,” the map of Greenland will “have to be redrawn,” because a “new island has appeared […]

Ready For Your Veto Pen, Mr. President

The $124 billion war-funding legislation bill is ready for final votes in the House and Senate over the next 2 days. Negotiators from both the House and the Senate reached an agreement on the legislation on Monday, stripping “out some items that Bush and congressional Republicans ridiculed.” Get ready for Bush to pull out the […]