Another Failed Presidency: American Thinker

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August 31, 2009
Another Failed Presidency
By Geoffrey P. Hunt
Barack Obama is on track to have the most spectacularly failed presidency since Woodrow Wilson.
In the modern era, we’ve seen several failed presidencies–led by Jimmy Carter and LBJ. Failed presidents have one strong common trait– they are repudiated, in the vernacular, spat out. Of course, LBJ wisely took [...]

Greta: Sen. Judiciary Cmte on Czars – FOXNews – VIDEO

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Bi-Partisan panel questioning Constitutionality of White House Czars

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California’s Reversal on Welfare Pleases Recipients and Worries Experts – NYTimes.com

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California’s Zigzag on Welfare Rules Worries Experts
By ERIK ECKHOLM
Published: October 6, 2009
FRESNO, Calif. — As he pressed state lawmakers over the summer to close a record budget deficit, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger lathered scorn on the state’s welfare-to-work program. He called it too lenient on the work requirement and overly generous in its benefits. At one [...]

Lose Afghanistan, Lose Pakistan, Lose Iran, Lose It All – American Thinker

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October 06, 2009
Lose Afghanistan, Lose Pakistan, Lose Iran, Lose It All
By James Lewis
The gangster regimes of the world are on the march, and they’ve got our number. They know how to squeeze more civilized nations. Our weakness is cowardice, and that goes double or triple in the face of nuclear weapons. That’s why all the [...]

Gen. Petraeus treated for prostate cancer – AP

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Oct 6, 9:01 AM EDT
Gen. Petraeus treated for prostate cancer
By PAULINE JELINEK and ANNE GEARAN
WASHINGTON (AP) — Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, was diagnosed with prostate cancer in February and has since undergone two months of radiation treatment.
Petraeus, 56, was diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer, which [...]

Congressional leaders fight against posting bills online | Washington Examiner

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Congressional leaders fight against posting bills online
By: SUSAN FERRECHIO
Chief Congressional Correspondent
October 6, 2009
As Congress lurches closer to a decision on an enormous overhaul of the American health care system, pressure is mounting on legislative leaders to make the final bill available online for citizens to read before a vote.
Lawmakers were given just hours to examine [...]

AG: ACORN Embezzlement Totaled $5M, Not $1M – FOXNews

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AG: ACORN Embezzlement Totaled $5M, Not $1M
An internal review by ACORN’s board of directors found that $5 million was embezzled from the community organization, far more than previously reported
Tuesday, October 06, 2009
BATON ROUGE, La. — An internal review by ACORN’s board of directors found that $5 million was embezzled from the community organization, far more [...]

White House angry at General Stanley McChrystal speech on Afghanistan – Telegraph

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White House angry at General Stanley McChrystal speech on Afghanistan
The relationship between President Barack Obama and the commander of Nato forces in Afghanistan has been put under severe strain by Gen Stanley McChrystal’s comments on strategy for the war.
By Alex Spillius in Washington
Published: 7:00AM BST 05 Oct 2009
According to sources close to the administration, Gen [...]

Black Leaders Ignore Black-on-Black Crime – American Thinker

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October 06, 2009
Black Leaders Ignore Black-on-Black Crime
By E.W. Jackson Sr.
 
On Thursday, September 24th, after an apparently productive day at Fengler High School in Chicago, Derrion Albert, a black 16 year old honor student was knocked to the ground by a blow to the head with a railroad tie. He was then punched, kicked and stomped. [...]

GOOD NEWS FOR TERRORISTS: DEMOCRATIC REVISIONS TO THE PATRIOT ACT at DickMorris.com

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GOOD NEWS FOR TERRORISTS: DEMOCRATIC REVISIONS TO THE PATRIOT ACT
By Dick Morris And Eileen McGann 10.5.2009
If only terrorists would be so accommodating as not to change cell phones, the new curbs on the Patriot Act being pushed by Democrats in Congress would not be so dangerous. But, unfortunately, even a book entitled Terrorism for Dummies [...]