Tag: George W. Bush

Ridin’ Dirty

I’m home during a half day — which is lucky because I’ve got a head cold that beats all head colds — catching up on political news. Part of my research includes watching The View, which has gotten consistently more…

“The Same”

Here, for your viewing pleasure, is the newest attack ad from the Obama campaign: watch?v=8xukbiS8q9s The Obama campaign has been hammering pretty hard on McCain=Bush theme for awhile now, but I think this is the first time they’ve explicitly made…

Bush to Veto Equal Pay for Women

This week, the House passed the Paycheck Fairness act, legislation that sets precedents to close the wage gap between working men and women and attempts to close the loopholes that allow employers to get away with discriminatory pay practices. However,…

Clinton Fights On

No doubt Clinton’s relatively new vocalization in favor of reproductive health rights has something to do with her massive campaign debt*, but I don’t care. I’ll take it. Today Clinton made two gutsy press releases via blog in order to…

Impeach Bush?

I’ll admit that I’m skeptical about the “Impeach Bush” crowd, mostly because impeachment seems to have become a talking point of people who tend to come across as slightly crazy. And no matter how much I like many of the…

Today has sucked.

However, knowing that Bush is giving his last State of the Union ever makes me very happy. I suppose I’ll miss his squinty little eyes, incorrect pronunciation of various words and inappropriate facial expressions, but — nah, I won’t. Anyone…

There’s a shocker

WASHINGTON – A study by two nonprofit journalism organizations found that President Bush and top administration officials issued hundreds of false statements about the national security threat from Iraq in the two years following the 2001 terrorist attacks…. The study…

Loud and Clear

“President Bush said Tuesday that Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah ‘knows our position loud and clear‘ on the punishment of the victim of a gang rape.” Of course he knows our position. Our position is, “Do whatever you want, just keep…

He’s a delegator

I almost can’t believe that this actually happened: I know the president is a bumbling fool. I know he doesn’t know much about his own policy. But… damn. This is so embarrassing.