Daily Archives: March 2nd, 2010 «

 

Rick Perry easily wins TX GOP Gov. primary

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 10:50 pm » 1 Comment

A big victory for Perry, and an embarassment for KBH: AUSTIN, Texas – Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison has conceded the Republican Texas gubernatorial primary to Gov. Rick Perry. Hutchison told supporters in Dallas on Tuesday night that she called Perry once she believed the election results were clear. She said that “we have fought valiantly […]

 

The Note

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 8:14 pm » Comments Off

‘The View’ Couch Not So Cozy for Romney

 

SCOTUS Blog

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 8:13 pm » Comments Off

Analysis: 2d Amendment extension likely

 

Tuesday night links and open thread (UPDATE: RANGEL *WON’T* STEP DOWN)

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 7:54 pm » 4 Comments

There’s so much going on out there that your humble blogger can’t keep up with it all. Here’s a brief rundown on this evening’s hot stories: — The USA Today reports that Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has called for embattled NY Gov. David Paterson step down if reports that he intervened in a domestic-violence case are […]

 

Breaking: Bunning and Senate leaders strike deal, republic is saved

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 7:06 pm » 3 Comments

Roll Call reports: Under increasing pressure from Democrats and members of his own party, Sen. Jim Bunning (R-Ky.) Tuesday night abandoned his one-man filibuster of a one-month extension to unemployment benefits and other programs. In the end Bunning agreed to a deal allowing him one vote on an amendment to pay for the bill’s $10 […]

 

Great news: My Congressional rep. ranked one of the “most liberal” in US House

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 6:20 pm » 13 Comments

Yippie! An annual list of how members of Congress stack up, ideologically speaking, has U.S. Rep. Mel Watt as the most liberal member of the state’s House delegation while U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry is the most conservative. National Journal studied 97 roll-call votes that it used to establish where House members ranked in terms of […]

 

TNR

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 4:17 pm » Comments Off

Memo Outlines Possible Easter Recess Timeline

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 4:16 pm » Comments Off

Ford bolts; Zuckerman rises

 

In the midst of Jim Bunning’s last stand, MSM’s liberal bias shines through

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 2:09 pm » 3 Comments

Out-going Kentucky Senator Jim Bunning is in the hot seat this week thanks to blatant misreporting from the liberal MSM and practiced demagoguing Democrat politicos in the House and Senate on what the MSM describes as the issue of extending unemployment benefits for another thirty days. In reality, the issue for Bunning isn’t whether or […]

 

LAT

Posted by: ST on March 2, 2010 at 12:20 pm » Comments Off

Jerry Brown to announce bid for governor Tuesday