Daily Archives: December 13th, 2012 «

 

Susan Rice withdraws from Sec. of State consideration – but is Chuck Hagel in?

Posted by: ST on December 13, 2012 at 6:04 pm » 9 Comments

Too bad, so sad, buhbye: United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice on Thursday withdrew her name from consideration to be appointed secretary of state by President Barack Obama. “If nominated, I am now convinced that the confirmation process would be lengthy, disruptive and costly – to you and to our most pressing national and international priorities,” […]

 

Liberal senators try to avoid consequences of their vote for Obamacare

Posted by: Phineas on December 13, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Question for Senators Franken, Schumer, Kohl, et al.: If the medical device tax in ObamaCare is such a job killer that even you clowns tried to water it down (opponents of Obamacare were against it altogether), why in God’s name did you vote for it? Why didn’t you use the clout just one of […]

 

Obama administration arms Syrian Muslim Brotherhood?

Posted by: Phineas on December 13, 2012 at 12:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I recommend reading all of Barry Rubin’s article on the factions in Syria, information that’s becoming more relevant as the civil war there seems to be entering its endgame as the battle for Damascus begins. It’s this last part that jumps out at me, though: –The Libyan government gave 50 percent of the funds to […]

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on December 13, 2012 at 9:41 am » Comments Off

Excellent: Groups vow to push ‘right to work’ in other states 

 

HuffPo

Posted by: ST on December 13, 2012 at 9:40 am » Comments Off

Scary: Hillary Clinton Could Determine Democratic Party’s Future

 

City Desk

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Whoa: Rep. Jim Moran’s Son Guilty of Beating Up His Girlfriend in Columbia Heights

 

WSJ

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Troubling: Rocket Launch Shows North Korea’s Advance

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on December 13, 2012 at 9:39 am » Comments Off

Fiscal Cliff: Poll: Taxing Wealthy Not Only Answer — Cut Spending