Archive for: November 1, 2007

November 1, 2007

Fred Thompson’s Southern Strategy

Filed under: The Republicans - 01 Nov 2007

Fred Thompson’s cameo appearance here yesterday, to register for the ballot and formally open his state headquarters, was only his second visit to this early primary state since he declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination nearly two months …

MURTHA INC.: How Lawmaker Rebuilt Hometown on Earmarks

Filed under: Politics In General,The Democrats - 01 Nov 2007

If John Murtha were a businessman, he’d be the biggest employer in this town. The powerful U.S. congressman has used his clout on Capitol Hill to create thousands of jobs and steer billions of dollars in federal spending to …

Presidential Campaign 2008: Hillary Clinton on Abortion?

Filed under: Abortion,The Democrats - 01 Nov 2007

Hillary has been known for her women’s right to choose position on Abortion, but this could cause her real problems in the upcoming election. Among those who base their electoral decision on the issue, polls show that pro-lifers outnumber pro-choice …

Iraq: The Folly of Deifying Democracy

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 01 Nov 2007

We hear lots of criticism of the Iraq venture from the left, right and center. There is everything from silly notions about presidential prevarication to how “it is only about oil” to one-world government conspiracy theories. Yet, while military …

A Message to Democrats—Page Two

Filed under: The Democrats,What The F@#K?!? - 01 Nov 2007

Democratic Party Chairman Howard Dean did it again on Saturday, October 27. In his zeal to criticize Republicans in Congress for supporting President Bush in his fight with dum-dum Democrats who continue to rattle their sabers over his proper …

Eliot Spitzer’s Halloween Trick: Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Filed under: Immigration - 01 Nov 2007

In an extraordinary bit of political witchcraft most appropriate for Halloween, the federal government and Governor Eliot Spitzer of New York have reached a compromise that will allow New York to issue special driver’s licenses to illegal aliens. Why …

Even Good Iraq News Means War’s Loss to Media

What is it about leftist pundits and their singular inability to accept good news about Iraq — if they acknowledge any good news at all — or, when they bother to report good news, their inexcusable usage of that …