Archive for: May 11, 2007

May 11, 2007

The Way Ahead in Iraq

Filed under: War On Terror - 11 May 2007

Recently, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid bluntly stated that he believes the war in Iraq is lost. His party gained control of Congress last fall on the voter’s belief that a new approach toward the war was needed, but not …

A Dime’s Worth of Difference: Bush’s Supreme Court Nominations

One of the most common phrases uttered by true conservatives, who are disgusted with Republicans in both houses of Congress who perpetually cave-in on standing for conservative values, is that there isn’t a dime’s worth of difference between the two …

US State Department Releases Report on Terrorism

Filed under: War On Terror - 11 May 2007

Five years after 9/11, the international community’s conflict with transnational terrorists continues. Cooperative international efforts have produced genuine security improvements — particularly in securing borders and transportation, enhancing document security, disrupting terrorist financing, and restricting the movement of terrorists.

Lessons Learned by New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine

Filed under: Potpourri - 11 May 2007

Satire by John W. Lillpop: In what must be regarded as a nasty break for New Jersey taxpayers, Gov. Jon S. Corzine is set to resume work on May 6 for the first since being seriously injured in a car …

Eating Crow

To this columnist, Sheryl Crow is a tragedy. While stationed in Yokosuka, I was joyfully subjected to a very common Japanese ritual. Whenever a major American musical act came to the main island, the concert was broadcast shortly thereafter …