Dan Chmielewski

Pelosi Calls for Energy Independence

Pelosi: ‘Energy Independence is Essential to Reducing the Price at the Pump’  Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democratic Leaders held a press stake out this afternoon regarding the increase in gas prices.  Below is her opening statement: This weekend, the nationwide average of $3.07 per gallon set a record – exceeding last…

Rush Limbaugh’s “Barack the Magic Negro”

HT to Calitics for this, but viewers at CBS 13 seem to think the “Barack the Magic Negro” parody song running on Rush Limbaugh’s talk radio show is a bit over the top. Here’s a YouTube video NOT produced by Limbaugh’s EIB Network (again, not produced by EIB), but listen to the song and judge…

Doolittle Too Late?

Interesting piece from the Sacramento News & Review on Flash Report publisher Jon Fleischman’s dear friend Congressman Doolitte.  Jon’s Flash Report column encouraged us to pay no heed ot the man behind the curtain, but SNR must not read the Flash Report.

What’s the Matter IN Kansas? The State of the Guard

this just came in from Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office: IRAQ & NATIONAL GUARD READINESS: ARE STATES READY TO RESPOND TO EMERGENICES? The war in Iraq has had a serious impact on the National Guard and its ability to protect and assist Americans in times of disaster here at home. On Friday May 4th, a massive…

The French Election: Bill Maher

My conservative friends are hooting over the French elections where the conservative candidate is the winner over a socialist.  Since I know people who won’t buy French products since France decided not to join our holy war in Iraq and the word “French” is something conservatives call you when they want to insult you without…

Round 2 on Iraq

Since the President has vetoed the bill to fund our armed forces in Iraq, Democratic members of the Senate and Congress — with the suport of the American people — are ready for round 2. Senators Clinton and Byrd are proposing a revocation of Congress’ use of force authorization that the President used to attack…