Daily Archives: January 9th, 2007 «

 

Senator Dick Durbin reaches out to Daily Kos blog, asks them to help set the “Senate agenda”

Posted by: ST on January 9, 2007 at 9:51 pm » 10 Comments

The Senate Majority Whip bowed to far lefty Dem supporters at the ultra-liberal blog Daily Kos this morning. Read his passionate plea here. Allah provides a timely reminder of what Kos and co. are all about. These are the people Durbin wants to solicit for opinions on the Senate agenda?? Things in the Senate, and […]

 

Prescription for disaster? Ahnold proposes healthcare ‘requirement’ for all Californians

Posted by: ST on January 9, 2007 at 11:08 am » 21 Comments

At a cost of $12 billion. The LA Times reports: SACRAMENTO — Calling for massive changes throughout a healthcare system he called “broken,” Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Monday proposed a $12-billion plan that would require all Californians to obtain medical insurance while helping the poorest to afford it. The plan, which both critics and supporters […]

 

Calling all anti-war far lefties: ‘human shields’ are needed in Iraq

Posted by: ST on January 9, 2007 at 10:36 am » 11 Comments

The old, lame, and tired argument about how those who advocate war should enlist has been brought up again, this time by the leftie blogosophere’s favorite blowhard Glenn Greenwald. John Hawkins counters GG’s argument here with a suggestion of his own: If he doesn’t think you can back the President on a surge without participating, […]

 

Joe Klein feels the hate

Posted by: ST on January 9, 2007 at 9:39 am » 132 Comments

Time Magazine columnist Joe Klein is feeling the hate from the left these days. He’s against the Iraq war, against the idea of a troop surge, and can’t stand the administration. Well then, what’s the problem? you may ask. Here it is: he wants us to win in Iraq. He’s also very critical of war […]

 

Ah, but they do have a plan

Posted by: ST on January 9, 2007 at 8:40 am » 2 Comments

My friend Jules Crittenden blogs this morning about what he believes is a non-existent Democratic war plan: Democratic War Plan here.* Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on how the Democrats plan to execute their war plan here. “We have a platform we didn’t have before, Leader Pelosi and I, and we’re going to … focus […]