• Put this in the 2012 debate file…

    by  • March 12, 2009 • 1 Comment

    The Obama Administration clearly thinks they can do anything: Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki confirmed Tuesday that the Obama administration is considering a controversial plan to make veterans pay for treatment of service-related injuries with private insurance. … No official proposal to create such a program has been announced publicly, but veterans groups wrote...

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    Uh oh.

    by  • March 12, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Sec. Geithner is testifying in front of the Senate Banking Committee starting at 10am. Everyone grab some popcorn and watch the Dow do its best impersonation of an Olympic downhill event. UPDATE: Here is a pic of where we were at just prior to 10am. We’ll revisit at the end of the day. UPDATE:...

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    A little perspective…

    by  • March 12, 2009 • 0 Comments

    I know us Republicans are trying to rejoice with every little bit of good news we can find…and there is very little these days, but unfortunately I have to call out Jim Geraghty at CampaignSpot over this one: According to a poll released Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Mike Castle has more support today than Attorney...

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    Move over, Huey Long.

    by  • March 12, 2009 • 0 Comments

    “ one who will preach doctrines he knows to be untrue to men he knows to be idiots.” -H.L. Mencken Really, Mr. President? All Republicans do is say no? Are you sure they didn’t provide alternatives to your Stimulus Shit Sandwich? Doesn’t look that way, does it?

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    The Kennedy School for Defensive Underwater Driving

    by  • March 12, 2009 • 0 Comments

    I’m SOOOO glad our tax dollars are paying for this: BOSTON – More than one out of every five dollars of the $126 million Massachusetts is receiving in earmarks from a $410 billion federal spending package is going to help preserve the legacy of the Kennedys. The bill includes $5.8 million for the planning...

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    Not so stupid, after all.

    by  • March 11, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Here’s a followup from Katon Dawson regarding the rumor floated this morning that he wanted to oust Steele. Thanks to CampaignSpot for the info: I support Michael Steele. Our Committee elected him knowing that he can lead us during this critical time for our Party. The people behind this anonymous rumor are clearly intent...

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    I hope you’re proud.

    by  • March 11, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Jake Tapper and ABC News call out President Obama: Then-Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., one year ago this week, swooped in from the campaign trail to — along with then-Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. — vote for an amendment to impose a one-year moratorium on earmarks for fiscal year 2009. All...

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    I need a hand, here…

    by  • March 11, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Can someone explain to me how these two issues can coexist? From the NYT: Compounding the strain on the Treasury, almost all the top posts beneath Mr. Geithner are still vacant. Though he has hired about 50 senior advisers — about half the number he hopes to recruit — the White House has become...

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