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What’s Holding Up Funding the Troops in Iraq?

Map courtesy of Main and Central website This post is an observation of the previous post on this site and on the situation that may have prompted it. Please read the President's message first. Even though there have been and there are differing opinions about the justification for the war effort in ...

Roy Blunt Says Petraeus and Crocker Delivered Even-Handed Assessment of War in Iraq

    The House Republican Whip Roy Blunt said today that Petraeus and Crocker delivered an "Even-Handed Assessment' that was informed by facts, and not politics when they talked today about the status of the War in Iraq. House Republican Whip Roy Blunt issued the following statement today as General ...

Pre Iraq War Documents Reveal Analysis Accurately Predicted Subsequent Events

According to a press release today, an October 2002 pre Iraq war analysis of intelligence and information by Ohio Congressman Dennis Kucinich accurately predicted subsequent events, discoveries, and consequences, according to documents released today by the Kucinich for President Campaign. The information was widely circulated to members of Congress accurately predicted ...

Democratic National Committee Says Bush Ignored Afghanistan While Escalating War in Iraq

The Democratic National Committee, in a statement released today in a press release, says that President George W. Bush ignored Afghanistan while he was escalating the War in Iraq. Here's their official statement: Five years after September 11, 2001, as experts predict that Afghanistan could slip back into chaos and Osama ...

Michele Fletcher Richardson Touts Prayer as Major Strategy for Winning War in Iraq

According to Michele Fletcher Richardson, the way to win the Iraq War is through prayer. "The United States is playing David to the Middle East's Goliath," says Richardson. "This is a holy war and it does have eternal implications, so strategy about the United States' role must come, in large ...

January 20th 2014
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Wendy Davis Caught Lying in Bio

Texas State Senator Wendy Davis, who is running for office of Governor of Texas, has been caught red-handed lying about facts in her bio--and she admits it. Wendy Davis may have also even lied under oath, "testifying in a federal lawsuit over redistricting that "I got divorced by the time I ...
January 13th 2014
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Tye Thomas, Youngest Mayor of Gun Barrel City, Texas Dead at Age 35

Photo of Tye Thomas courtesy Texas Monthly. Randal "Tye" Thomas, the youngest mayor of Gun Barrel City, Texas, and also a member of the Electoral College in the 2000 Presidential Election, has died at the age of 35. In 2000, Mr. Thomas was the youngest mayor of Gun Barrel City, Texas, ...
January 12th 2014
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Southwest Airlines Jet Flight 4013 Lands at Wrong Airport in Missouri

A Southwest Airlines jet, carrying 124 passengers and a crew of 5 people landed at the wrong airport in Missouri. They flight was scheduled to go from Chicago's Midway airport to Branson Missouri. Instead, the flight landed at M. Graham Clark Downtown Airport instead of the Branson Airport, which is ...
January 11th 2014
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Artists Create Photos Depicting Chris Christie on George Washington Bridge

In the wake of the Governor Chris Christie scandal with the traffic jams on the George Washington Bridge, various artists and photoshop gurus have been creating images reflecting the scandal. Here's one that has popped up on social media: And there is another on the Political Carnival blog: Have any photos that you'd ...
January 11th 2014
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Ariel Sharon Dead at 85 Years of Age

Ariel Sharon, one of the most controversial leaders of modern times, has died at the age of 85. He was feared, hated, and adored. Ariel Sharon was an Israeli statesman and retired general, who served as Israel's 11th Prime Minister. Sharon was a commander in the Israeli Army from its ...

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