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Kerry Hails Signing of Historic Senate Ethics Reform Which Includes the “Duke Cunningham Act”

Bush signed into law today the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007. John Kerry welcomed the signing into law of a broad package of Senate reform legislation – rules that alter everything from lobbyist conduct to employment rules for Senate spouses. Kerry authored one of the key provisions of the legislation: The Congressional […]

Kerry and Democrats Say Bush Report Misleads With Claims of Progress

Just one day after Bush announced “a limited drawdown of U.S. troops from Iraq by next summer,” Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said that “it might be possible to reduce U.S. forces there further over the course of next year, down to approximately 100,000 troops by the end of 2008.” Gates’s comments came in the […]

Biden Breaks the Mold With A 5 Minute Message To Run in Iowa

Wouldn’t it be great to actually know our candidates without regard to whether they can raise $200 million?

And The Pack of Candidates Changes?

Are we about to see a change in the ‘leaders’ of the race? Is it always going to be Senators Clinton and Obama with Edwards catching up?

No Exit, No Strategy and More…

The editorial and opinion pages are buzzing on Bush’s speech last night. The N.Y. Times weighs in with a piece titled: “No Exit, No Strategy.” This was the week in which Americans hoped they would get straight talk and clear thinking on Iraq. What they got was two exhausting days of Congressional testimony by the […]

Shaheen Running for Senate in NH

Election is ’08 is heating up with some interesting develops in the Senate races recently. Republican Senators John Warner and Chuck Hagel are both retiring leaving Virginia and Nebraska vulernable to a Democratic take over. Mark Warner announced on Thursday that he is running in Virginia and there’s rumors that Bob Kerrey will jump in […]