Monthly Archives: June 2011 «

 

AUDIO: IN Planned Parenthoods admit to other clinic options for Medicaid patients

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 8:11 pm » 1 Comment

Lila Rose strikes again: From Lila’s site: June 29, 2011 – Undercover phone calls released today show Planned Parenthood of Indiana clinics admitting that they are not the only source of women’s health care for women on Medicaid. Planned Parenthood and its supporters have recently argued in support of restoring their Medicaid funding in Indiana […]

 

AP

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 5:42 pm » Comments Off

Stand-off: Minn. braces for government shutdown over taxes

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 5:38 pm » Comments Off

PAC-Man: Stephen Colbert’s running PAC shtick creates sticky mess

 

Reuters

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 5:37 pm » Comments Off

Classy: White House snubs McConnell invitation to Obama

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 5:35 pm » Comments Off

Intel: Senate confirms Petraeus as next CIA director with 94-0 vote

 

B’berg

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2011 at 5:32 pm » Comments Off

Enough: Geithner Said to Consider Leaving Treasury After Debt Debate

 

Golden state, stupid state

Posted by: Phineas on June 30, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 18 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Regular readers know I often recommend books in my posts. If you’ve ever clicked on the links, you also sent a few pennies my way, due  to my participation in Amazon’s “affiliate program.” I got even more if you actually bought something. It never amounted to much, just a few dollars a […]

 

The UN takes “farce” to a whole new level

Posted by: Phineas on June 30, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Really, I thought they couldn’t get any more ridiculous than naming Iran, a Sharia-enforcing fascist state, to the Commission on the Status of Women, but they did it. Meet the new President of the United Nations Conference on Disarmament: North Korea Despite numerous breaches of arms embargoes and continued threats to expand […]

 

The humor of unintended consequences: Obama’s “corporate jet” tax whine

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2011 at 7:00 pm » 15 Comments

Another one you can file under the “Dept. of You Can’t Make This Stuff Up”: The chief economic culprit of President Obama’s Wednesday press conference was undoubtedly “corporate jets.” He mentioned them on at least six occasions, each time offering their owners as an example of a group that should be paying more in taxes. […]

 

LAT

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2011 at 5:33 pm » Comments Off

GWOT: US counterterrorism strategy to rely on surgical strikes, unmanned drones