Daily Archives: July 20th, 2011 «

 

MigraineGate Update: Doctor’s note released

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2011 at 6:16 pm » 11 Comments

Thank goodness: When Republican presidential candidates Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty descended on Iowa today, both faced questions about whether or not Bachmann’s migraines would impede her from doing the job of president. Meanwhile, Bachmann issued a letter from the Attending Physician of the U.S. Congress arguing that Bachmann’s migraines occur “infrequently and have known […]

 

The War to Preserve Poverty

Posted by: Phineas on July 20, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Yesterday I chose Lyndon B. Johnson as my candidate for “Worst President of the 20th Century,” partly because of the problems and failures of his Great Society programs. On of those programs was the “War on Poverty,” meant to eliminate the scourge of want and deprivation from America. From Dan Mitchell, this […]

 

USA Today

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2011 at 1:30 pm » Comments Off

Security: Ariz. now can build border fence with private donations

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2011 at 1:29 pm » Comments Off

Back to Biz: Minnesota Governor Signs Spending Plan, Ending Shutdown

 

CNN

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Dog Bites Man: Obama backs measure repealing Defense of Marriage Act

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2011 at 1:28 pm » Comments Off

2012 Watch: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Planning Visit to Iowa

 

The Hill

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Wowsers: Report: Obama top recipient of News Corp. donations

 

I pity the fool who crosses Rep. Allen West

Posted by: Phineas on July 20, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 26 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And that fool yesterday was Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Shultz (D-FL), who is also Chair of the Democratic National Committee. During yesterday’s debate in the House before the vote on the “Cut, Cap, and Balance” bill and after Rep. West had left the room, Wasserman-Schultz attacked him in all but name: “The gentleman from […]