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NM Gov. Bill Richardson asks Joe Lieberman to “step aside”

Posted by: ST on August 11, 2006 at 8:24 pm » 16 Comments

Yet another prominent Democrat this week is coalescing around party darling and far left choice for Senate Ned Lamont: New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson. Via CNN: (CNN) — New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson became the first prominent national Democrat to call on Sen. Joe Lieberman to drop his independent bid for re-election in Connecticut. Richardson, […]

 

40 arrested in Italy in security crackdown – and more on the Lieberman loss

Posted by: ST on August 11, 2006 at 3:41 pm » 14 Comments

Via FoxNews: LONDON — Police arrested 40 people in cities throughout Italy in raids on Muslim gathering places in a security crackdown after Britain thwarted an alleged terror plot, the Interior Ministry said Friday, as Pakistani intelligence agents claimed there was an Al Qaeda connection with ties to Afghanistan to the group of suspected terrorists […]

 

Weekend open thread

Posted by: ST on August 11, 2006 at 11:43 am » 7 Comments

Having a hectic day – will be back later this afternoon or evening to post.