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Senate Approves Stricter Fuel Standards for Autos

The Senate voted Thursday night to raise the “fuel-economy requirements for cars and sport utility vehicles, demanding that they get 35 miles per gallon by 2020.” The 65 to 27 vote, “was a major defeat for car manufacturers.” The lawmakers first announced their agreement on raising the standards, then quickly adopted it by voice, without […]

Chertoff Agrees to Kerry’s Request to Protect Wife of MIA Soldier

Yesterday, Rebel Reaper reported the story here of the Army wife who faced deportation, although her husband is currently MIA. I followed up on Rebel’s piece with a piece about John Kerry’s efforts to keep Army Specialist Alex Jimenez’s wife, Yaderlin Hiraldo from being deported. The whole mess was another one of those classic Bush […]

Here’s The Facts

Because of the notoriety that the “blog war” between Liberal Values and The Democratic Daily is receiving today via Real Clear Politics, I feel, as owner/editor of The Democratic Daily that it is necessary to clarify the following points:

For This Proud Mother… Life Goes On Beyond the Blogosphere

Last week I noted here that I would be blogging less for until the end of the month as my daughter is turning 18 and graduating from high school. We’ve got a lot going on with school events and family and friends, but this week there’s a lull in the excitement, so I’ve been able […]