Tag Archive for Bush

Karl Rove to resign at end of August

By TERENCE HUNT AP White House Correspondent   WASHINGTON (AP) — Karl Rove, President Bush’s close friend and chief political strategist, plans to leave the White House at the end of August, joining a lengthening line of senior officials heading for the exits in the final 1 1/2 years of the administration. On board with…

‘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…