As Projections Say US Debt To Rise To $19.6 Trillion, Democrats Fear Public Reaction On More Spending


Two stories caught my eye one right after another. Both show how toxic the atmosphere is for Democrats after last year’s massive spending binge under the Obama-Pelosi-Reid-regime.
First the Reuters headline “U.S debt to rise to $19.6 trillion by 2015.”
June 8 (Reuters) – The U.S. debt will top $13.6 trillion this year and climb to an [...]

‘Republicans Want You To Die’ Congressman Invades GOP Meeting


Unrestrained by the white straitjacket many of his constituents want imposed on him, the strident motormouth Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) invaded a meeting of local Republicans at a Perkins restaurant in his congressional district.
The freshman congressman, who is one of the most endangered House Democrats, berated the GOPers for daring to send “spies” to observe a meeting [...]

Does the MSM Even Try to Fake It Anymore?


Is this an AP article or a White House press release?:
WASHINGTON – Triumph in their grasp, President Barack Obama and House Democrats demonstrated command of the votes needed to pass landmark health care legislation Sunday night, a climactic chapter in a century-long quest for near universal coverage.
The House argued its way through a thicket of [...]

Andy McCarthy: While You Are Distracted by the Summit, Obama Democrats Are Targeting the CIA – National Review Online


The Obama Democrats have outdone themselves. While the country and the Congress have their eyes on today’s dog-and-pony show on socialized medicine, House Democrats last night stashed a new provision in the intelligence bill which is to be voted on today. It is an attack on the CIA: the enactment of a criminal statute that […]

Pelosi: House lacks votes to OK Senate health bill – Yahoo! News


WASHINGTON – Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she lacks the votes to quickly move the Senate’s sweeping health overhaul bill through the House, a potentially devastating blow to President Barack Obama’s signature issue. Pelosi, D-Calif., made the comment to reporters after House Democrats held a closed-door meeting at which participants vented frustration with the […]

Obama and the Vampire Congress – by Michelle Malkin


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Meet the Beltway bloodsuckers.

2010 situation grows more difficult for Democrats – Yahoo! News


An already difficult situation for Democrats in Congress is worsening as the 2010 political season opens. To minimize expected losses in next fall’s election, President Barack Obama’s party is testing a line of attack that resurrects George W. Bush as a boogeyman and castigates Republicans as cozy with Wall Street. Four House Democrats from swing […]