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by | Dec 23, 2009

Pulling a Salahi, Obama showed up to Copenhagen meetings without an invitation (Washington Times) Heisman Trophy co-sponsor gets sued for defrauding investors. Considering that Stanford’s Toby Gerhart got snubbed despite 26 touchdowns scored this year, it’s not that surprising (Bloomberg)…

by | Dec 22, 2009

Hang Gliders and air tours have to shut down business in Oahu due to the vacationing Obamas during what is peak tourist season (Star Bulletin) 2009 is expected to be a record-breaking year for the lobbying industry (Politico) Colombia’s Defense…

by | Dec 21, 2009

Senator Nelson’s “Cornhusker Kickback” is $100 million in Medicaid assistance (Hill) Dick Morris: How healthcare reform raises premiums, hurts young people especially (FrontPage) The real cost of the Senate healthcare bill in the first ten years, 2014-2023, is $2.5 trillion…

by | Dec 18, 2009

The strict Senate disciplinarian, Al Franken cuts Joe Lieberman off during health care speech for running too long (Politico) Senator Inhofe tells appalled reporters in Copenhagen: “The United States is not going to pass cap and trade. It just isn’t…

by | Dec 17, 2009

Senate candidate and real estate developer Patrick Hughes came out swinging at  primary opponent Congressman Mark Kirk’s liberal and centrist voting record in a conversation with TAS on Thursday. When comparing his conservative candidacy to that of Marco Rubio running…

by | Dec 17, 2009

Palin blacks out “McCain for President” on her visor (NY Daily News) Michael Moore calls for boycott of Connecticut in response to Senator Lieberman’s opposition to the public option and Medicare expansion (Hill) Rumors are surfacing that Crist may eventually…

by | Dec 16, 2009

Senator Schumer curses out a flight attendant because she asked him to turn off his cell phone (New York Post) Sarah Palin praises Mark Kirk (Politico) Japan launches cash for clunkers program that excludes credits for buying Chrysler and General…

by | Dec 16, 2009

A Rasmussen phone survey taken Monday and released on Tuesday shows Charlie Crist and Marco Rubio tied at 43 percent each for the Republican nomination for Senate from Florida, indicating a 14-point swing over the last two months and a…

by | Dec 15, 2009

Progressive Change Campaign Committee released an advertisement on Tuesday in Chicago attacking Rahm Emanuel for his reported efforts to compromise single-payer. The video itself is a couple months old, but it has been reported recently that Emanuel has pressured Senator…

by | Dec 15, 2009

Guam, Maryland Democrats lead in spending the most taxpayer money on food and drinks (Washington Times) Full Afghan troop surge will take a full year (Associated Press) 37 percent of Americans call global warming a “high priority” (CBS) $2.6 million…

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