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Cheney Flip Flops on 4th Branch Claim

Politico reports this morning that “Dick Cheney’s office is abandoning a justification for keeping the Vice-President’s secret papers out of the hands of the National Archives.” Bowing under pressure from Democrats including John Kerry (see here and here), senior Bush administration officials told The Politico, Cheney’s office “will no longer pursue” the 4th branch defense […]

Senate Republicans Block Labor Bill, Kerry Says, Opponents of Workers’ Rights Shortchange America’s Workers

Why do Senate Republicans hate American workers? The N.Y. Times reports that “Senate Republicans today blocked the labor movement’s top legislative priority, a bill that would have made it easier for unions to organize workers.” In a largely party line vote, supporters of the bill, the Employee Free Choice Act, failed to get the 60 […]

More Repubs Bail on Bush’s Iraq War as Poll Shows All Time Low in Support for War

More Republicans bailed on Bush’s Iraq War on Tuesday as a new poll showed an all time low in support for the war from the American public. Public support for the war in Iraq has fallen to a new low. Not only that, but Republican support is beginning to waver. […] But the public is […]