When he delivers the SOTU tonight, Obama will likely mention his plan to deeply cut (read: dramatically weaken) further America’s already excessively cut nuclear deterrent at a time when Russia, China, North Korea, Pakistan, and India are all growing and modernizing nuclear arsenals, and just a day after North Korea tested a nuclear weapon – [...]
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Speaker Boehner and Senate Republican Leader McConnell announced today that Senator Marco Rubio would be giving the Republican Address in response to the State of the Nation on February 12. This is the first time the young senator will take the national stage representing the conservative party. Senator Rubio, now in his third year in [...]
This excellent video points out two cases of delicious irony in one fell swoop. Our president has recently called Sandra Fluke to let her know that he doesn’t approve of meanies like Rush Limbaugh calling her a “slut” while simultaneously taking $1 million (via super pac) from Bill Maher. (who “unapologetically” calls Sarah Palin a [...]
During the State Of The Union (SOTU) speech last night, President Obama was speaking about the topic of international trade when he said the following statement: Tonight, I’m announcing the creation of a Trade Enforcement Unit that will be charged with investigating unfair trade practices in countries like China. There will be more inspections to [...]
Now I may be reading this wrong, but the last few sentences of this quote make it sound like our president is asking for Congress to grant the Executive branch (even) more powers. (wording in bold is my emphasis) “Some of what’s broken has to do with the way Congress does its business these days. [...]
Tonight, January 24th, President Obama is set to deliver the State Of The Union Address to Congress, and the American people. The President’s speech can be watched live, HERE. The Republicans, however, will have a rebuttal statement prepared. The GOP response is set to be delivered by Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels immediately following the President’s [...]
The mainstream media has been all over the story that Democrats and Republicans, Liberals and Progressives, Donkeys and Elephants, cats and dogs may be sitting together at the State of the Union Address on the 21st. I have seen some fairly strong reactions to the seating arrangement and have recently received a letter to the [...]