It’s Bush’s Fault!

Nancy Pelosi blames the Democrats’ devastating election loss on… of course… “the policies of George W. Bush!’  (one minute video)

Kerry is Right: No More Slogans Instead of Facts

Senator John Kerry was asked why Democrats are predicted to suffer big losses in the upcoming election.  His response: We have an electorate that doesn’t always pay that much attention to what’s going on so people are influenced by a simple slogan rather than by the facts or the truth or what’s happening. For once, […]

GOP Pledge To America: Small Businesses & Jobs

A proposal to spur job creation On Thursday Congressional Republicans published a campaign document called “A Pledge To America.” Some of the Pledge is typical politics-speak.  For example, the forward summarizes all our current economic and political troubles in one assertion, in a bold font: “Washington has not been listening.” Like most of the communication […]

Cynical Politician Claims to Be a Vietnam Vet

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is a Democrat running for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Senator Chris Dodd.  On May 17 the New York Times ran a story revealing that Blumenthal had falsely claimed, apparently on several occasions, to being a Vietnam veteran.  He did serve in the Marine Corps Reserve during […]