Daily Archives: May 24th, 2007 «

 

Pick Hillary’s theme song – part 2

Posted by: ST on May 24, 2007 at 7:35 pm » 14 Comments

La Clinton is still asking for suggestions on a campaign theme song. She sways at one point to a Celine Dion tune, so guys, do try to control the heart fluttering The big buzz this week on Clinton has been about a leaked memo from her campaign where her deputy campaign manager Mike Henry made […]

 

House passes Iraq war supp without timeline (UPDATE: SENATE PASSES BILL AS WELL)

Posted by: ST on May 24, 2007 at 7:07 pm » 3 Comments

Finally, after all this wasted time: WASHINGTON – Bowing to President Bush, the Democratic-controlled House reluctantly approved fresh billions for the Iraq war on Thursday, minus the troop withdrawal timeline that drew his earlier veto. The 280-142 vote sent the bill to the Senate for final passage, expected later Thursday night. Democrats and the White […]

 

Grow up, Rep. Bob Filner (D-CA)

Posted by: ST on May 24, 2007 at 12:52 pm » 1 Comment

If this isn’t holding up a bill from passage just out of spite I don’t know what is. Apparently, Filner is holding up a vote to name a New Mexico VA hospital after a Korean war hero because a Republican (Heather Wilson) is the chief sponsor. What a world class jerk, but I’m sure some […]

 

Smackdown at the KO Corral

Posted by: ST on May 24, 2007 at 8:43 am » 7 Comments

Keith Olbermann, in his “special comment” from last night, strongly chided Democrats for not being cut and run enough because they caved in on the timeline stipulation in the Iraq war supp. Robert Cox, as always, does the dirty work and has a ‘special’ recap of last night’s show. Or, if you want to cut […]