Daily Archives: September 27th, 2010 «

 

Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 8:36 pm » Comments Off

Ex-Rep. Lazio quits bid for N.Y. governor

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 8:35 pm » Comments Off

Some Dems Won’t Commit to Re-Upping Pelosi as Speaker

 

The year of the Desperate Democrat: From embracing Bush, to comparing opponents to the Taliban

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 8:12 pm » 7 Comments

From tonight’s “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up” file: —– From The NYT Caucus blog: A Democrat, in Campaign Ad, Embraces Bush (via): Earl Pomeroy is not the first Democrat to distance himself from President Obama as the midterms near. But Mr. Pomeroy, the only congressman from North Dakota, just may be the first Democrat […]

 

Reuters

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 6:52 pm » Comments Off

North Korean leader’s son rises as likely successor

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 6:48 pm » Comments Off

David Axelrod “Eager” for Midterm Elections

 

McClatchy

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 6:46 pm » Comments Off

Congress prepares to punt, spend the fall campaigning

 

Paying ransom only helps al Qaeda

Posted by: Phineas on September 27, 2010 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

There’s an interesting article at the Terror Finance Blog about the increase in the use of kidnapping to raise funds for jihadist groups, specifically Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), bin Laden’s North African franchise: Kidnapping-for-ransom is considered by many experts as an “alternative source of terrorism financing.” But the recent abduction of five […]

 

Exciting: GOP could slice into Democrat majority in Senate during end-of-year lame duck session

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 11:31 am » 8 Comments

Think we’d have to wait for all potential Republican Senate wins in November to become official in January at the swearing in ceremony? Think again.  The Wall Street Journal reports on a little known but tantalizing tidbit of information concerning how the Democrat majority in the Senate could shake out immediately after the fall elections: At least […]

 

LAT

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 10:37 am » Comments Off

Imam: NY Muslim center aims to prevent terror attack

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2010 at 10:36 am » Comments Off

Obama Advocates Longer School Year, Higher Teacher Pay