Daily Archives: August 12, 2008

Kilpatrick Finally Outed

Whew!!!!! And in the New York Times! A judge who has already sent Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to jail overnight is set to decide whether the embattled mayor has violated his bond a second time. District Court Judge Ronald Giles is to hold a hearing Tuesday after prosecutors said the mayor spent time over the weekend […]

Taking The Teeth From The Endangered Species Act

People have been asking since the campaigns for the 2004 elections, is there anything you do not support on, you neocon you? Usually in massively shrill voices. Yes, there are a few things, such as illegal immigration, spending policy, and Bush rarely defending his own policies. Here’s another one Parts of the Endangered Species Act […]

Pelosi Surrendering On Drilling?

That is what The Hill is reporting as a possibility House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday night dropped her staunch opposition to a vote on offshore oil drilling in the House. Republicans, reacting to high gas prices, have demanded a vote on additional oil exploration in the Outer Continental Shelf, where drilling is currently blocked […]

Barry Drops The “Pander To Seniors” Card

You knew it had to happen. With McCain typically leading in most polls for the senior citizen vote, particularly white voters 65 and up (think Florida as a key swing state), Barry’s magic teleprompter told him to pander to seniors (which went over like a pink lead balloon with tax policy experts) If you’re a senior […]

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