Women Running for President

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Hillary Clinton made a strong showing and Sarah Palin was named to the Republican ticket in the 2008 U.S. presidential race, the election of the first female president seemed not so far off. Not so fast, writes the author of...

Rep Urges U.S. to Stop Sending Guantanamo Detainees to Yemen

As hundreds of Al Qaeda militants in Yemen are said to be planning terror attacks against the West, a U.S. lawmaker has called on the Obama administration to halt immediately the release of Guantanamo detainees to the Middle Eastern country. WASHINGTON...

The Changing Tide, or Massive Tsunami?

So what do you think? Come the 2010 mid-term elections, are the Republicans going to gain enough seats to take over the Senate and/or the House of Representatives? Or will they only gain enough seats to erase the Democrats' 60-vote juggernaut in the...

GOP may sue over health care bill's 'Nebraska compromise'

AUSTIN � Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott said Tuesday that he and top prosecutors in a half-dozen other states plan to challenge the constitutionality of a health care compromise that exempts Nebraska from paying billions in Medicaid expansion...

Whoppers from the Left and the Right 2009

As in past years, our "Whoppers" article presents just a selection of what we consider our most important findings, with special emphasis on the misinformation being most heavily repeated during the year. We don�t attempt to assign rankings to...

Obamas real plan

Please feel free to point out where I am wrong, but too many things that seem unrelated, are working toward a single goal, to destroy the democratic republic we have. 1) Energy. Even though we have all the gas and oil we would need to be self reliant...

Joys of Muslim Women

by Nonie Darwish In the Muslim faith a Muslim man can marry a child as young as 1 year old and have sexual intimacy with this child. Consummating the marriage by 9. The dowry is given to the family in exchange for the woman (who becomes his slave) and...

Alabama Democrat, Vexed by Party's Agenda, Jumps to GOP

An Alabama Democrat elected last year in a conservative-leaning House district said Tuesday he was changing parties as a difficult vote nears on President Barack Obama's health-care overhaul. Rep. Parker Griffith had been a harsh critic of the health...

I'm starting to like President Obama...

He's sticking with the war in Afghanistan, he going to accept a healthcare bill with NO public option! Better yet the healthcare reform is going to force people to buy into private companies, those companies I bought some stocks in so I can get rich...

Cornhusker Kickback?

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No, My Dog Is Not Destroying the Environment

Dog lovers are howling over a new book called Time to Eat the Dog: The Real Guide to Sustainable Living. The book claims that "the carbon pawprint of a pet dog is more than double that of a gas-guzzling sports utility vehicle," according to a report...

Reid : 1 death caused by no insurance every 10 minutes

Rick Moran When the "manager's amendment" was passed in the dead of night, I pointed out that the wonks had yet to give it a good going over to discern what other surprises might lurk in the convoluted language used to obscure so much in the bill. I'm...

We'll See Who's Right and Who's Been Lying

Heard this on Conservative Radio and found a clip of it online... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAHJt5b5Ex4&feature=player_embedded Sen. Sheldon: "When it turns out there are no death panels, when there is no bureaucrat between you and your...

Is this Extortion?

Twenty Republican senators have requested that the Senate Armed Services Committee launch an investigation into reports that the Obama White House threatened to close Nebraska's Offutt Air Force base unless Nebraska Senator Ben Nelson fell into line on...

Remember When:

[B]Remember When: Remember when Ronald Reagan was president, We also had Bob Hope and Johnny Cash still with us� Now we have Obama and no hope and no cash.[/B]

Senate Dems Reach 60 Votes on Health Care

This is lengthy, but it's a place to pick apart the senate version of the health care reform bill. **************************************************************************************************** Senate Dems reach 60 vote threshold on health bill...

Iranian forces take over Iraq oil well

NASIRIYAH, Iraq (AFP) – Iranian forces took control of a southern Iraqi oil well on a disputed section of the border on Friday, US and Iraqi officials told AFP. "There has been no violence related to this incident and we trust this will be resolved...

The end of liberalism?

Danny Huddleston From the very beginning of the Obama presidency Democrats have been acting like kids in a candy store - doubling down on the TARP bailout and the $787 billion stimulus/slush fund. The most recent 1.1 trillion spending bill and now the...