Daily Archives: March 9th, 2011 «

 

Bye bye, collective bargaining: Wisconsin GOP one-ups derelict Democrats,

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 9:38 pm » 16 Comments

Good for them: MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Senate voted Wednesday night to strip nearly all collective bargaining rights from public workers, approving an explosive proposal that had rocked the state and unions nationwide after Republicans discovered a way to bypass the chamber’s missing Democrats. All 14 Senate Democrats fled to Illinois nearly three weeks […]

 

The Foundry

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 8:46 pm » Comments Off

PolitiFact, FactCheck, and WaPo All Confirm: The $105 Billion Obamacare Slush Fund Exists

 

Media Decoder

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 8:43 pm » Comments Off

Like NPR, PBS Met With Fictional Donors

 

Dear Ezra Klein: Would you please name the Christian equivalent of OBL?

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 8:31 pm » 17 Comments

The moral relativist of the week award goes to ultra-liberal Washington Post blogger Ezra Klein. Check out this transcript from a Monday segment of MSDNC’s Morning Joe in which host Joe Scarborough, Pat Robertson, and Klein discuss the upcoming Rep. Pete King hearings on the radicalization of Muslims – hat tip to my co-blogger (bolded […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 7:12 pm » Comments Off

House GOP moves to defend DOMA

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 7:09 pm » Comments Off

Clinton: No-Fly Zone Over Libya Cannot be U.S.-Led Effort

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 7:04 pm » Comments Off

David Broder dies; Pulitzer-winning Washington Post political columnist

 

A team of malcontents

Posted by: Phineas on March 9, 2011 at 2:31 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas As it’s evolved in the American system, a president’s Cabinet comprises secretaries who run their departments as a sort of viceroy for the president, who has overall responsibility for the operations of the Executive branch. Ideally, the president sets the broad policy and the secretaries see that it’s implemented. They also render […]

 

B’berg

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 1:22 pm » Comments Off

Rod Blagojevich Asks Judge to Cancel Retrial and Sentence Him on One Count

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on March 9, 2011 at 1:22 pm » Comments Off

Obama goes on Facebook to promote anti-bullying message