Dan Chmielewski

Katrina – Two Years Later

Tomorrow marks the two year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and still there are tens of thousands of families without homes. 30,000 families are scattered across the country in FEMA apartments, 13,000 are in trailers, and hardly any of the 77,000 rental units destroyed in New Orleans have been rebuilt. To share some of these people?s…

Another Episode of “Republicans Behaving Badly..”

First, this update on Ted Nugent, that brave American Patriot….. Facing a draft, Nugent bravely wet his pants Rocker is all talk as he calls Obama, Hillary vile names August 27, 2007 RICHARD ROEPER Sun-Times Columnist So Ted Nugent roams a concert stage while toting automatic weapons, calls Barack Obama “a piece of —–” and…

Rasmussen Survey: Change in California Election Law Unlikely, but Groundwell of Support to Eliminate Electoral College

Change In California Electoral Votes Not Likely Tuesday, August 21, 2007 An initiative may be placed on the ballot in California to change the way the state allocates its Electoral Votes . Some political pundits have noted excitedly that the change could add 20 Electoral Votes to the Republican column in Election 2008. However, a…

Mike Gravel Rocks

Well, we’ve been accused of being wrong, impolite and sarcastic.  But we haven’t lost our sense of humor.  Enjoy this parody of Mike Gravel’s TV spot from Current TV.[ev type="youtube" data="lTRp6pW7t0Q"][/ev]

Pelosi on Gonzo

Washington – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales:  “The resignation of Attorney General Gonzales is long overdue.  The rampant politicization of federal law enforcement that occurred under his tenure seriously eroded public confidence in our justice system.”  “The President must now restore credibility to the…

Buzzing Trung

I love the Total Buzz blog, except for today where Regster politicial reporter Marty Wisckoll dediced to get failed District 1 supervisor’s candidate Trung Nguyen’s take on the “Taking to the Street” fiasco.  Trung’s response is also a thinly-veiled attack on Janet and perhaps some advice he ought to follow on his own.  See the…

Senator John Warner

Just wondering, now that Republican Senator John Warner, a staunch supporter of the War in Iraq, is calling for troop withdrawls, does that mean…. He’s a flip-flopper? Cut-and-runner? Defeatocrat? Weak sister? Or just plain right about something for once?