The NYT implied that the Obama administration, which includes not a single economist who recognized the danger of the housing bubble, still does not understand the bubble.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told a Senate panel Wednesday that "there may well be a role for military assets to get equipment and supplies into areas that have a need for them" and in areas where the United States is welcome.
According to an article in Computerworld, the Obama administration has contracted for the development of software that could create multiple fake social media profiles to manipulate and sway public opinion on controversial issues.
US Special Forces have reportedly landed in Libya to train anti-Gaddafi rebels as a western-backed coup d’état in the oil-rich nation nears, with British and French “defense advisors” also arriving to set up training bases in the rebel-controlled eas
Administration obeys orders of PNAC neo-cons in exploiting humanitarian crisis to seize control of largest oil producing country in Africa
You're looking for unnecessary spending to cut from the federal budget. Well, one piece of low-hanging fruit ripe for picking is the bloated budget of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division. It's something to discuss with Attorney General Eri
After making a few jokes the President went on to defend his budget at his talk today. He said that if his budget were enacted it would result in the US achieving the lowest debt to GDP ratio since Eisenhower. That’s quite a claim.
Its revitalization by the Obama administration was but one of many steps taken to dramatically expand the war on whistleblowers being waged by the current President, who ran on a platform of "protecting whistleblowers":
"Panelists continue to characterize excessive federal indebtedness as their single greatest concern," with state and local government debt the second-biggest worry, the survey said.
President Barack Obama said Saturday that Libya's leader Moamer Kadhafi needs to "leave now," having lost the legitimacy to rule, a White House statement said.
Why would a citizen of the United States want to sue any President for malpractice? In the litigious society that we live in lawsuits can be pursued for many reasons, some legitimate and some so frivolous as to boggle the minds of sensible people.
As insane as it might sound, the United States may soon be getting involved in another war in the Middle East. According to White House spokesman Jay Carney, “no options” have been taken off the table when it comes to the situation in Libya.
Are you kidding me? The madman Gaddafi who appears to have little grasp on reality is slaughtering his citizens in the streets. The Obama administration solution? Sanctions! The same sanctions that have never worked anywhere else in the world a
June 24, 2010 I wrote this: "... The Controversy Over President Obama's Muslim Faith Does Not Go Away Even In Light Of the Gen. McChrystal Controversy As with most controversial issues that surround this President both now, and during the campa
Give free-markets a chance.
“By really almost any measure you look at, the economy is just gradually getting stronger,” Geithner said.
Obama continues to thumb his nose at the courts and disregard his oath of office as he decides the Defense Of Marriage Act is unconstitutional, usurping God and the Supreme Court. Obama is lawless.
Obama Wants To Use Proceeds From $20 Billion Foreclosure-Gate Whitewash Settlement To Reduce Underwater Mortgages...
When reprinting the text of speeches by high Soviet officials, the Communist Party newspaper would regularly insert, in italicized parentheses: “Burniye applaudismenti; vce stoyat” — Stormy applause; all rise.
You really can't make this up: "The economy is in a much stronger position to handle” rising oil prices, Tim Geithner said today during a Bloomberg Breakfast in Washington. “Central banks have a lot of experience in managing these things."
Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel was elected mayor of Chicago, easily overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of the third-largest U.S> city as it prepares to chart a new course without the retiring Richard M. Daley. Emanuel troun
You may have been asking yourself what, if any, the Obama administration strategy is to deal with events rapidly unfolding in the Middle East The headlines in this email I received from GlobalSecurity.org this morning struck me as an indication th
The not-so-gradual resurrection of the old neo-con cabal under the Obama administration, led by Hillary Clinton, should not come as a surprise. According to Washington insiders, Richardl Perle and Douglas Feith have been consulted more than a few...
Before: Change, Change We Can Believe In, Yes We Can, Stand For Change, Help Me Take Back America After: "Show Me The Wood" (aka resolve, backbone, spine,etc.) Where can one begin the discussion of the anemic ineptitude of the Obama administr
On February 28, 2001 George Bush said this about his 2002 Budget: “It will retire nearly $1 trillion in debt over the next four years.” Instead, US debt, which at that point was $5.7 trillion, rose to $7.7 trillion. $3 trillion rounding error?
Obama should be punishing the big banks that sabotaged the American dream of home ownership -- instead he's giving them the whole enchilada.
Unions have run budgets into the ground: public employees have grown so accustomed to pensions, health insurance, and other benefits coming to them via taxpayer expense that they can’t handle the thought of paying their own way like regular “volk” (a
Short answer: Not very well.
Obama’s new budget is a continuation of Wall Street’s class war against the poor and middle class. Wall Street wasn’t through with us when the banksters sold their fraudulent derivatives into our pension funds, wrecked Americans’ job prospects...
The National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace is expected to be finalized in the next few weeks, and its success will depend on the collaboration of a wide range of stakeholders in both the public and private sectors...