Archive for February 17th, 2010

We Get It

17Feb10

Joe Biden jumped on the Evan Bayh bandwagon today – no, he didn’t resign, but he did say that Washington is broken. Vice President Joe Biden says “Washington right now is broken” and the country is in “deep trouble” unless it attacks ballooning federal deficits. Asked about the political climate across the country, Biden said […]


A group of Muslim students last week harassed the Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. as he tried to give a talk at the University of California in Irvine. The speaker —Michael Oren, Israel’s ambassador to the United States— was repeatedly forced to stop his talk. He pleaded for the right to continue, and continued. University […]


Not One Job

17Feb10

The stimulus program was rolled out a year ago today, so lots of people are talking about whether it’s been a success or not. The president, naturally, thinks it’s been a boon. President Obama credits the one-year-old economic stimulus legislation with staving off a second depression. But in remarks a short time ago in Washington, […]