Monthly Archives: April 2012

AP EXCLUSIVE: US not reporting all Afghan attacks – Yahoo! News

The U.S.-led military coalition in Afghanistan is under-reporting the number of times that Afghan soldiers and police open fire on American and other foreign troops. The coalition routinely reports attacks in which a coalition soldier is killed by an Afghan … Continue reading

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Economy’s Biggest Drag Right Now Is Government – US Business News – CNBC

Government has become its own worst enemy when it comes to the economy, with public spending putting a damper on growth that otherwise continues at a steady if unspectacular pace. via Economy’s Biggest Drag Right Now Is Government – US … Continue reading

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Anti-Bullying Speaker Curses Christian Teens | FOX News & Commentary: Todd Starnes

As many as 100 high school students walked out of a national journalism conference after an anti-bullying speaker began cursing, attacked the Bible and reportedly called those who refused to listen to his rant “pansy assed.” The speaker was Dan … Continue reading

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Obama lifts freeze on $192 million aid package to Palestinian Authority | The Times of Israel

Section 3 of Congress’s Palestinian Accountability Act, which applies to 2012, stipulates that “no funds available to any United States Government department or agency … may be obligated or expended with respect to providing funds to the Palestinian Authority.” Obama … Continue reading

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What ‘Gutsy Call’?: CIA Memo Reveals Admiral Controlled bin Laden Mission

The memo puts all control in the hands of Admiral McRaven – the “timing, operational decision making and control” are all up to McRaven. So the notion that Obama and his team were walking through every stage of the operation … Continue reading

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Texas Dem Charged with Barratry | Washington Free Beacon

Democratic Texas state Rep. Ronald Reynolds has been charged with felony barratry, according to the Houston Chronicle: State Rep. Ronald Reynolds, a Democrat who represents the Fort Bend County area southwest of Houston, was free Wednesday after posting a $5,000 bond. … Continue reading

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Tom Carper: Save the US Postal Service with Wind Farms, Battery-Powered Delivery Trucks – YouTube

Tom Carper: Save the US Postal Service with Wind Farms, Battery-Powered Delivery Trucks – YouTube.  

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‘The War on Terror Is Over’ | The Weekly Standard

“The war on terror is over,” a senior official in the State Department official tells the National Journal. “Now that we have killed most of al Qaida, now that people have come to see legitimate means of expression, people who once might … Continue reading

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‘The War on Terror Is Over’ | The Weekly Standard

“The war on terror is over,” a senior official in the State Department official tells the National Journal. “Now that we have killed most of al Qaida, now that people have come to see legitimate means of expression, people who once might … Continue reading

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Democrats plan to force vote on Arizona immigration law if it’s upheld by court – The Washington Post

The plan is to allow Democrats a route to express displeasure with the Arizona law if the court allows it to stand, and it would force Republicans to take a clear position on the law during the height of the … Continue reading

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