Posts Tagged ‘john kerry’

Crashing Down

27May10

There’s talk at the White House of need for a new stimulus. Larry Summers, President Barack Obama’s top economic adviser, has asked Congress to “grit its teeth” and approve a fresh fiscal boost of $200bn to keep growth on track. “We are nearly 8m jobs short of normal employment. For millions of Americans the economic […]


Clear Cut

23Apr10

If an environmentalist falls in the woods, does anyone hear?


Bonnie & Clyde

18Apr10

Bonnie & Clyde are back – no guns required. In their new form, the robbers use pen and ink, and they do their deeds in the dark of night. The amount of taxpayer money being funneled to a Dorchester shrine to the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy has ballooned to $38 million and could rise […]


Is Harry Reid trying to lose? He couldn’t have created a better ad for his opponent than this! “Today is a big day in America. Only 36,000 people lost their jobs today, which is really good,” Reid said on the Senate floor Friday morning. Reid’s comments were in reference to Friday’s jobs report that the […]


Cool Water

04Feb10

It’s over. So now it can begin. Over the course of a couple of weeks last month, Scott Brown went from being a state senator looking to expand his statewide profile with a hopeless U.S. Senate run into the most prominent U.S. politician after the president. “I can’t promise I will be right in every […]


The Scott-op

21Jan10

When will the Dems pass health reform? When will they jam the Senate bill through the House? You’ll be surprised, and pleased, by Nancy Pelosi’s answer. “We’re in no rush,” Pelosi said. Now there’s a shift. I was talking to a liberal friend on Sunday night – just two days before the Massachusetts Miracle. He […]


With Us

19Jan10

The nation is with us in rooting for a Scott Brown victory and an end to the deliberate slide into socialism. Like fans cheering for their favorite football teams, voters nationwide are paying attention to the special U.S. Senate race in Massachusetts. Almost half of them are rooting for Republican candidate Scott Brown over his […]