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

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

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

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

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

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 […]

Rush Limbaugh – 45% of Doctors Would Consider quitting if Obamacare is Passed – VIDEO

Limbaugh says this is a classic text book move.

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Obama Snubs the Dalai Lama – WSJ.com

REVIEW & OUTLOOK OCTOBER 6, 2009
No Time for the Dalai Lama
Obama is willing to anger China on tire tariffs but not on Tibet.
In nearly nine months in office, President Obama has found time to meet with Hugo Chavez, Daniel Ortega and Vladimir Putin. But this week he won’t see the Dalai Lama, a peaceful religious […]

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

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 […]

How Israel Was Disarmed by Bret Stephens – WSJ.com

OPINION: GLOBAL VIEW OCTOBER 5, 2009, 11:33 P.M. ET
How Israel Was Disarmed
News analysis from the near-future.
By BRET STEPHENS
Jan. 20, 2010
NEW YORK—When American diplomats sat down for the first in a series of face-to-face talks with their Iranian counterparts last October in Geneva, few would have predicted that what began as a negotiation over Tehran’s nuclear […]

Exposing Obama – by Emily Esfahani Smith – Weekly Standard

Exposing Obama
Naked Emperor News reveals the truth about the president one YouTube video at a time.
by Emily Esfahani Smith
10/06/2009 12:00:00 AM
Pamela Key does not work for the Republican National Committee. She has no formal training in journalism. An illustrator of children’s books, she never finished college. And yet, her oppositional research, her investigative journalism, […]