In this morning's edition of The American Spectator's Newsmaker breakfast, Texas Governor Rick Perry spoke, and spent most of his time discussing his initiatives on border security, Operation Linebacker and Operation Rio Grande, which he called a "blueprint" for how to effectively patrol the border. Perry said that since beginning the initiatives last year,
As far as his own re-election, he was confident that he would prevail in a crowded field that includes Kinky Friedman, and the polls back him up. He was also optimistic that he would receive the highest Hispanic vote of any Republican gubernatorial candidate in the history of the state, explaining that his border security initiatives have actually helped him in this regard by reducing crime in Hispanic neighborhoods.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?
H/T to National Review Online