Daily Archives: February 9th, 2009 «

 

Jake Tapper

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 8:42 pm » Comments Off

Obama Administration Maintains Bush Position on ‘Extraordinary Rendition’ Lawsuit

 

Tracking the stimulus bills

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 8:37 pm » 1 Comment

Two great sites to bookmark: ShovelWatch and ProPublica. Make sure to read this ProPublica article as well on the specs of the stimulus and how Democrats have been able to slickly get away with saying that this bill is “earmark free.”

 

CNN SI

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 7:40 pm » Comments Off

Alex Rodriguez admits to using steroids

 

VIDEO: Lindsey Graham slams Obama, Democrats on stimulus bill

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 7:21 pm » 1 Comment

Say what you want about Senator Lindsey Graham. Though he’s irritated most of us more often than not, the stimulus bill is one area where most of us can agree with him wholeheartedly. Here he is on Shep Smith’s Studio B show on Fox earlier this afternoon, going off on Obama and the Democrats in […]

 

Scott Powell

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 6:59 pm » Comments Off

The government’s meddling got us into this mess

 

Rep. Heath Shuler (D-NC) calls House and Senate leadership on the stimulus a “failure”

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 6:38 pm » 2 Comments

Ouch: Rep. Heath Shuler (D-N.C) has further ingratiated himself with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — not — by declaring that Pelosi and Harry Reid “failed” the bipartisanship test on stimulus. “In order for us to get the confidence of America, it has to be done in a bipartisan way,” Shuler said in Raleigh following an […]

 

Emily Anthes

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 6:23 pm » Comments Off

Climate change takes a “mental toll”

 

HuffPo

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 6:19 pm » Comments Off

Pat Leahy: Let’s investigate Bush NOW

 

Barack Obama …

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 6:15 pm » 3 Comments

… you’re in the middle of your first big test as President of these 57 states, with Senators and House reps from both parties duking it out over more tax cuts and big spending items in the stimulus bill you’ve said must pass in order to avoid certain catastrophe. What are you doing next? “I’m […]

 

Monday open thread

Posted by: ST on February 9, 2009 at 11:49 am » 8 Comments

Having a typical busy Monday. I’ll be back later.