Disturbing: Food stamp fraud rampant: GAO report
Tonight’s a good night for looking at the lighter side of things. Here goes: — Would you like to fly to the moon? Neiman Marcus’ holiday catalog is offering it. Price tag? $1.7 million for six passengers. — Any male German readers of this blog might seek out a new career in law enforcement after […]
Democratic congressional candidate Ken Lucas (Kentucky) has landed himself in hot water with certain gay groups after this little slip of the tongue (no pun intended) on Tuesday on the Foley scandal (emphasis added): GOP leadership should have been wary of former U.S. Rep. Mark Foley because they knew he was gay, Democratic congressional candidate […]
… and a salute to one of the coolest blondes ever: Nancy Wilson from Heart. You go, girl!
National Journal’s Campaign Tracker. I especially like the 2006 Tip Sheets they have linked on the top left for House, Senate, and Governor races. Speaking of Senate races, here are a some updates on three key races from Hotline On Call (can you tell that site is quickly becoming one of my favorites? ) Here’s […]
Take a look at this obituary for Pham Xuan An, a reporter for Time magazine who was also a spy for the Viet Cong. He passed away on Sept. 20th at the age of 79. Now, take a look at this obituary for former Idaho Rep. Helen Chenoweth-Hage, who died in a car accident on […]
Dean Barnett has the lowdown on a new and very deceptive ad on the Foley scandal being run by Patty Wetterling, the Democratic candidate for Minnesota’s 6th Congressionial district. Here’s the money quote from the ad: “It shocks the conscience. Congressional leaders have admitted to covering up the predatory behavior of a congressman who used […]