Disturbing: Food stamp fraud rampant: GAO report
Durbin: Burris’ future in Senate ‘in question’
WH opposes bringing back the Fairness Doctrine?
Court Reverses Ruling Bringing 17 Detainees to U.S.
I have to wonder if this is what AG Holder was talking about when he urged “cowardly” Americans to have “real” and “honest” discussions about race: The Reverend Al Sharpton is putting the smack down on the New York Post, suggesting racism could be a factor in a political cartoon featured in this morning’s edition. […]
Jindal may not accept stimulus money
Andrew Sullivan laughably suggests he will hold Obama to account just like he did Bush
Like so many other Obama campaign promises, this one’s been broken, too (via Memeo): In his first weeks in office, President Barack Obama shut down his predecessor’s system for reviewing regulations, realigned and expanded two key White House policymaking bodies and extended economic sanctions against parties to the conflict in the African nation of Cote […]
Via AP: WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says the United States is a nation of cowards on matters of race. In a speech Wednesday to Justice Department employees marking black history month, Holder said that many racial issues remain unresolved and average Americans “simply do not talk enough with each other about race.” […]
The 180 degree turn is now officially complete. Related: Dem exclusive? Reporters jump ship [and go to work for the Obama administration]
The writing is on the wall, they say. I couldn’t agree more. The Chicago Way has already helped elevate one prominent politico who held that seat to bigger and better things. We sure as heck don’t need it to elevate the political career of another.