Posts Tagged ‘kent conrad’

General Petraeus was back before congress today for short, classified briefings, on the Benghazi coverup. Members of the committees said there is some confusion about CIA talking points that evolved to exclude the involvement of terrorists. CBS News obtained the CIA talking points given both to Rice and members of the House intelligence committee on […]


Crying ‘R’

17Aug09

Home is where the heart is. The saying proves true for liberals, who rather than facing the fact that their health care proposal is too leftist for the American people, and that the Obama administration made a huge tactical blunder by introducing a proposal that would be blocked not by conservatives, but by centrist members […]


Was this a slip on the part of Rachel Maddow, who NBC was pumping up by granting her an appearance on Meet the Press Sunday, when she used Single Payer and Public Option interchangeably? I don’t think liberals monolithically feel one thing about this.  I think most liberals would probably prefer a single payer system, […]


Blue Dog Bite

22Jul09

Don’t celebrate too soon. The stakes are so high in the health care debate, we shouldn’t be surprised if Obama pulls off a Hail Mary and finds a way to get some sort of socialized medicine model passed. “Let’s just lay everything on the table,” Grassley said. “A Democrat congressman last week told me after […]