A written report from Secret Service agents guarding Vice President Dick Cheney when he shot Texas lawyer Harry Whittington on a hunting outing two weeks ago says Cheney was "clearly inebriated" at the time of the shooting.
The Bush administration secretly required a company in the United Arab Emirates to cooperate with future US investigations before approving its takeover of operations at 6 American ports. It chose not to impose other, routine restrictions.
Lawmakers determined to capsize the pending sale of shipping operations at 6 major US seaports to a state-owned business in the United Arab Emirates said President Bush's surprise veto threat won't deter them. Bush brushed aside objections by
In a 7-year-old secret program at the National Archives, intelligence agencies have been removing from public access thousands of historical documents that were available for years, including some already published by the State Department and others
At the same time that Plame Wilson's CIA status was leaked to reporters, Libby, Rove and Hadley had been exchanging emails that included draft statements explaining how the "sixteen words" ended up in President Bush's State of the U
I'd wax poetic about the parallels between Dick Cheney's shooting a man in the face and the entire history of the Bush Administration - But Newsweek beat me too it.
In January Washingtonian national editor Kim Eisler was allowed to see the photos he reported on, but Abramoff would not release them for publication. Several of the pictures had hung prominently in Abramoff’s office and had been seen by many visitor
In a letter to blogger Michael Petrelis, PetrelisFiles.com, the section chief for the FBI’s records management division acknowledged in August 2005 that the bureau had located some 780 pages on the vice president. Petrelis then agreed to pay for all
I have run across some interesting information -- and have some questions that we should all pose to those at the helm in the White House. The March 25, 2003 Executive Order by President Bush, No. 13292, that amends President Clinton's Executive
There are lots of people who appear to be morbidly depressed—to the point of conceding defeat—as a result of yesterday’s unilateral obstruction by the incomparable White House shill Sen. Pat Roberts of the long-planned and long-promised investigation
Vice President Dick Cheney says he has the power to declassify government secrets, raising the possibility that he authorized his former chief of staff to pass along sensitive prewar data on Iraq to reporters.
"Ultimately I'm the guy who pulled the trigger that fired the round that hit Harry," Cheney said in his first interview since the incident. "I'm the guy who pulled the trigger and shot my friend, and that's something I'
The Wall Street Journal poll said the president received a 58% "negative" rating, up from 56% last month, despite State of Union rallying speech. With 40% of US voters giving Bush a "positive" rating, down from 43% in January.
An article at MSNBC's Website was edited to remove references to alcohol, that may have been available at a picnic, which preceded the accidental shooting of a 78-year-old lawyer by Vice President Cheney last Saturday.
When the government of Malaysia sought to repair its tarnished image in the U.S. by arranging a meeting between President Bush and its controversial prime minister in 2002, it called on lobbyist Jack Abramoff for help.
Three former associates of Jack Abramoff say the now-convicted lobbyist frequently told them he had strong ties to the White House through presidential confidant Karl Rove. Frequently Abramoff's cell phone would ring and the lobbyist would tell t
Homeland Security completed its “Cyber Storm” wargame to test how our government “would respond to devastating attacks over the Internet from anti-globalization activists, underground hackers and bloggers.” The nature of the attacks by bloggers must
"Karl [Rove] was constrained, as was the entire [Whitehouse] communications operation, because the Vice President had arranged for how this [shooting] was to come out."
A new Government Accountability Office report finding that the Bush Administration spent more than $1.6 billion in public relations and media contracts in a 2½ year span. The Bush Administration had commissioned "covert propaganda" from pub
Television talk shows took aim at Vice President Dick Cheney's accidental weekend shooting in Texas of a hunting companion. Here are a few of the jokes:
The 78-year-old lawyer who was shot by Vice President Dick Cheney in a hunting accident has some birdshot lodged in his heart and he had a "a minor heart attack" this morning, hospital officials said.
Under pressure from a FOIA lawsuit, the Justice Department conceded it could begin releasing as early as March 3 the internal legal memos relied on by the Bush administration in setting up the controversial NSA warrantless wiretapping program.
"The vice-president didn't see him," she told the Associated Press news agency. "He picked out a bird and shot and, my God, Harry was in the line of fire and got peppered pretty good.
Just how close was the relationship between the White House and disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff? The Bush Administration again faced questions about those ties after an e-mail Abramoff sent a journalist friend surfaced last week in which Abramoff wr
1) Bush is spying on non-terrorist related American to American phone calls IN THE USA; 2) Known Al Qaeda agents are running free inside USA; 3) The spy program is useless. Hard to overstate the significance of this article in the conservative magazi
John Conyers (D-MI), ranking member of the US House Judiciary Committee, has just sent the following letter to George Bush and Dick Cheney, concerning questions about the revelations from National Journal that Cheney's
We speak with investigative journalist Murray Waas who reports that Lewis "Scooter" Libby - Cheney's indicted former chief of staff - testified he had been "authorized" by Cheney and other White House "superiors" to
IN 2004: FBI Counterterrorism Official Said He Knew of No Thwarted Al Qaeda Attacks. After a CIA official claimed that the government had "probably prevented a few aviation attacks against both the East and West Coasts" since 9/11, John Pis
WASHINGTON - A former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney told a federal grand jury that his superiors authorized him to give secret information to reporters as part of the Bush administration's defense of intelligence used to justify invadin
State Department officials appointed by President Bush have sidelined key career weapons experts and replaced them with less experienced political operatives who share the White House and Pentagon's distrust of international negotiations and trea