Daily Archives: October 2nd, 2006 «

 

Wash Times to call for Hastert’s resignation as House speaker

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 9:45 pm » 46 Comments

Via Drudge: WASHINGTON TIMES ON TUESDAY WILL CALL FOR SPEAKER HASTERT’S RESIGNATION, NEWSROOM SOURCES TELL DRUDGE… DEVELOPING… ‘House Speaker Dennis Hastert must do the only right thing, and resign his speakership at once… Mr. Hastert has forfeited the confidence of the public and his party, and he cannot preside over the necessary coming investigation, an […]

 

Re: Frist’s comments about the Taliban today

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 7:54 pm » 9 Comments

I’ve gotten lots of emails this afternoon about a comment Senator Bill Frist made today that has gotten so many conservatives up in arms that some are saying “I’ve had it – I’m leaving the GOP.” Not so fast, now. I’ll explain more in a minute. First, the quote that has landed him in hot […]

 

News and notes on the upcoming fall elections

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 4:52 pm » 3 Comments

– Jim Geraghty posts a few things conservatives ought to keep in mind as we head into the 2006 elections regarding turnout, polls, and security moms. – Hugh Hewitt has a book recommendation for those who are on the fence regarding this year’s elections – and provides a reminder that it’s best for this country […]

 

Rice can’t recall 7/10/01 meeting with Tenet and Black mentioned in Woodward’s book

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 4:09 pm » 8 Comments

Via the NYT: JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 2 — Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said it was “incomprehensible” that she could have ignored dire terrorist threats two months before the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Her remarks were meant to rebut an account in a new book by Bob Woodward saying that she failed to […]

 

Oliver Stone: “Terrorism is a manageable action”

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 3:48 pm » 7 Comments

What a complete moron: SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (AP) — Filmmaker Oliver Stone blasted President George W. Bush Thursday, saying he has “set America back 10 years.” Stone added that he is “ashamed for my country” over the war in Iraq and the U.S. policies in response to the attacks of September 11. “We have destroyed […]

 

Foleygate: The Democrats’ October surprise?

Posted by: ST on October 2, 2006 at 9:41 am » 48 Comments

The fallout from Foleygate continues, with House Speaker Denny Hastert calling for a Justice Department investigation (as well as a Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigation) into the electronic communications between Rep. Mark Foley and House pages, and various liberals (as well as their cohorts in the MSM) trying to insinuate that there was a […]