Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on January 20th, 2013 12:08 am by HL
Obama’s Army: Activists & Corporate Cash
Jonathan Karl, ABC News
Attention Democrats reluctant to support the President’s agenda on gun control and other issues: President Obama’s new grassroots organization is about turn the heat up on you.Powered by a grassroots army of some 20 million activists and millions of dollars in unlimited contributions, the newly reincarnated Obama campaign will now push the White House’s policy agenda – even when that means putting pressure on fellow Democrats to support the President’s initiatives.
PolitiFact’s “Lie of the Year” Turns Out to Be True
Mark Hemingway, WS
Last month, PolitiFact selected its “Lie of the Year.” Given PolitiFact's dubious record of singling out Republicans for lying far more often than Democrats, you probably could have guessed the winner of this particular sweepstakes was a Mitt Romney campaign ad:It was a lie told in the critical state of Ohio in the final days of a close campaign — that Jeep was moving its U.S. production to China. It originated with a conservative blogger, who twisted an accurate news story into a falsehood. Then it picked up steam when the Drudge Report ran with it. Even though Jeep's…
McCain and The Neocons’ Mideast Blunders
Andrew McCarthy, NRO
I wonder if the jihadists of eastern Libya are still “heroes” to John McCain. That’s what he called them — “my heroes” — after he changed on a dime from chummy Qaddafi tent guest to rabid Qaddafi scourge.