Tag Archive for Bush

‘Something’s in the works’ to trigger a police state

From TheRawStory.com Muriel Kane Published: Thursday July 19, 2007 Thom Hartmann began his program on Thursday by reading from a new Executive Order which allows the government to seize the assets of anyone who interferes with its Iraq policies. He then introduced old-line conservative Paul Craig Roberts — a former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury…

Plame was Covert

The debate over the commutation of I. Lewis Libby continues to be a heated topic with my Irvine neighbors.  The central point being that “Plame wasn’t a covert operative.”  This was a position Matt Cunningham took in the comments section of OC Blog the day of the commutation’s announcement (followed of course by a rip…

Olbermann: Bush, Cheney Should Resign!

You may or may not have heard about Keith Olbermann’s Special Commentary from Tuesday night.  Just a sample of what Olbermann said: I accuse you, Mr. Bush, of lying this country into war. I accuse you of fabricating in the minds of your own people, a false implied link between Saddam Hussein and 9/11. I…

Judge questions Libby commutation as Judiciary Committee prepares hearings

I picked this up from RawStory this morning. Anyone want to guess how many times we hear the words “Executive Privilege” out of the Bush administration?   Michael Roston, RawStory Published: Wednesday July 4, 2007  The House Judiciary Committee plans hearings next week into President George W. Bush’s decision to commute the sentence of convicted former White House aide…

Just Another Turkey

President Bush spared another turkey today from becoming a chew toy for fellow federal felon’s. Instead, this jail bird has been sent to a ranch in south Texas. The Armstrong Ranch, owned by a Cheney friend is located near Kingsville, about 30 miles southwest of Corpus Christi. The ranch may be familiar to some as it…