Daily Archives: January 4th, 2007 «

 

Murtha plans to “fence the funding” for the Iraq war

Posted by: ST on January 4, 2007 at 7:04 pm » 7 Comments

Buried in this piece by Bush-hater Arianna Huffington was this tidbit of info on Murtha’s plans to control the Iraq war purse strings (emphasis added): When we asked about the likelihood of the president sending additional troops to Iraq, Murtha was adamant. “The only way you can have a troop surge,” he told us, “is […]

 

Immersed in a bribery scandal, re-elected Rep. William “Refrigerator” Jefferson receives a standing ovation from Congressional Black Caucus

Posted by: ST on January 4, 2007 at 6:39 pm » 3 Comments

CNN reports: WASHINGTON (CNN) — On the same day that the 110th Democratic-led Congress convenes with a plan to immediately pass lobbyist and ethics reforms, the Congressional Black Caucus Thursday gave a standing ovation to Rep. William Jefferson, the Louisiana Democrat who faces an FBI probe into bribery allegations. “The haters… and negative nabobs…the people […]

 

If you were president, how would you handle things?

Posted by: ST on January 4, 2007 at 12:32 pm » 23 Comments

The President is taking heat from all sides these days, on just about every issue. With that in mind, ST reader sanity made a good suggestion in a prior thread: ST, here is an idea…. Open up another thread, and lets play a little bit of make believe. Instead of doing like hte democrats and […]

 

Dems take control of Congress today

Posted by: ST on January 4, 2007 at 9:42 am » 9 Comments

It’s a big day for the Democrats and their friends in the MSM, as the Dems take control of Congress for the first time in 12 years. Here’s a mini-link roundup of stories, opinion pieces, and blogposts related to the swearing in of the 110th Congress: —– George Will explains in detail to clueless Democrats […]