Obama...dude ?

Obama attacks GOP over Wall Street bill; Says in prepared comments the US must move forward By JULIE PACE Associated Press Writer (AP) 11:01:22 AM (ET), Wednesday, June 30, 2010 (WASHINGTON) WASHINGTON (AP) _ A day after consumer concerns about the...

The Third Depression

[SIZE="3"][FONT="Times New Roman"] By PAUL KRUGMAN Recessions are common; depressions are rare. As far as I can tell, there were only two eras in economic history that were widely described as �depressions� at the time: the years of deflation and...

Police Arrest More Than 560 At Toronto Summit

TORONTO -- Police raided a university building and rounded up more protesters Sunday in an effort to quell further violence at the global economic summit after black-clad youths rampaged through the city, smashing windows and torching police cruisers....

Breaking News on BP oil well

[B][SIZE="4"]Breaking News: CNN just reported that BP engineers have removed the oil well cap and replaced it with a wedding ring. The well has immediately - stopped putting out. [/SIZE][/B]

Disclose Act Shreds Constitution

[QUOTE] Friday, 25 Jun 2010 06:24 PM By: David A. Patten The Disclose Act that House Democrats passed Thursday would "shred" the U.S. Constitution and represents a "blatant partisan maneuver to protect their incumbency," according to U.S. Chamber of...

Palin Conservative?

Illegal Sarah Palin defense fund must give back donations ANCHORAGE Thu Jun 24, 2010 10:45pm EDT ANCHORAGE (Reuters) - A legal defense fund for former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin was illegal and must repay nearly $400,000 to donors, according to a...

Senate Republicans defeat election-year jobless aid bill

Senate Republicans defeat election-year jobless aid bill, dealing blow to Obama By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press Writer (AP) 09:20:28 PM (ET), Thursday, June 24, 2010 (WASHINGTON) Republicans on Thursday defeated Democrats' showcase election-year jobs...

Negotiators

(Reuters) - With the historic overhaul of U.S. financial rules nearly complete, lawmakers have waited until the final, frantic hours to sort out the most controversial provisions in the bill. Democrats in charge of the process appear likely to retain...

Obama Civilian Security

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ [B]Obama is one step ahead of everyone on this... Now he can start his private army, his little SS .....He doesn't have a General with balls to contest him... I think it was all...

Adding Planks to the GOP Platform

The Obama Administration is busy helping to add planks to the platforms of GOP Congressional candidates this November. The latest effort comes from the Labor that's busy airing public service announcements advising illegal immigrants how to gain...

TEA Party Candidates Win Some More

Today was another good day for TEA Party-backed candidates in Republican Primary elections. South Carolina was particularly interesting: [quote]from (just to piss 'em off) Nikki Haley, an Indian American woman, and Tim Scott, an African American, broke...

Lord Zero's Thuggery Useless On Spill

[QUOTE]Thuggery is unattractive. Ineffective thuggery even more so. Which may be one reason so many Americans have been reacting negatively to the response of Barack Obama and his administration to BP's Gulf oil spill. Take Interior Secretary Ken...

Unity

We know Dick Lamm as the former Governor of Colorado. In that context his thoughts are particularly poignant. Last week there was an immigration overpopulation conference in Washington , DC , filled to capacity by many of America 's finest minds and...

Lord Zero Selects Oil Spill Panel Based On Politics

Looks as though Lord Zero chose his oil spill panel based on politics and not engineering. [QUOTE]WASHINGTON � The panel appointed by President Barack Obama to investigate the Gulf of Mexico oil spill is short on technical expertise but long on talking...

$7 A Gallon Gas

[QUOTE]President Obama has a solution to the Gulf oil spill: $7-a-gallon gas. That's a Harvard University study's estimate of the per-gallon price of the president's global-warming agenda. And Obama made clear this week that this agenda is a part of...

Lord Zero "Snakebit"

[QUOTE]The president is starting to look snakebit. He's starting to look unlucky, like Jimmy Carter. It wasn't Mr. Carter's fault that the American diplomats were taken hostage in Tehran, but he handled it badly, and suffered. He defied the rule of the...

Now We Get Our Representatives' Attention

Ohio (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a push on Friday ahead of congressional elections to refocus on economic recovery efforts that have been overshadowed by the BP Plc oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Traveling to the recession-battered...

Obama pleads with G-20 nations

Obama pleads with G-20 nations to seal economic progress at coming June 25-27 Toronto summit By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer (AP) 04:07:03 PM (ET), Friday, June 18, 2010 (WASHINGTON) President Barack Obama is appealing to the world's major...

Another Republican Speaks His Mind

(Reuters) - A Republican U.S. representative apologized to BP CEO Tony Hayward on Thursday, saying BP was victim of a White House "shakedown" by having to set up a $20 billion Gulf oil spill fund, a comment that angered both Democrats and Republicans....

A very, very bad day at Rasmussen for Obama and his posse

[SIZE="4"]These are not happy days for America’s first red president. He’s besieged on the right, assailed on the left, abandoned by the middle. Rasmussen demonstrates the voters’ discontent: Voters More Critical of Obama, BP For Oil Leak Response 53%...

Rise of the New Right

Chris Mathews takes a hard look at the rise of the extreme Conservative movement. Anyone watching this tonight? It's on MSNBC now, and again at 11 pm central.

unemployment bill dealt Senate defeat

Amid deficit worries, unemployment bill dealt Senate defeat By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press Writer (AP) 03:49:51 PM (ET), Wednesday, June 16, 2010 (WASHINGTON) Republicans and a dozen Democratic defectors in the Senate dealt a defeat to President...