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Entries from August 2010

Where Would Iraq Be Today If We Listened To Democrats In 2007?

August 31st, 2010 · No Comments

According to today’s New York Times, “For only the second time since he took office, President Obama  will speak to the nation from the Oval Office on Tuesday night, in an address meant to convey that he has kept one of the central promises of his campaign: withdrawing American combat troops from Iraq.” But, The […]

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Tags: Iraq War

Quote of the Day: “Darn That Stupid TARP! Er, Sorry, Bro.”

August 31st, 2010 · No Comments

Since Robin now feels it’s necessary to throw her brother Russ under the bus to win an election, we thought we’d help her by highlighting Russ’s profligate spending with an excerpt from a 2008 post: “Carnahan, who was elected in 2004, has managed to pass two bills while in Congress; an arterial road in Jefferson […]

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Tags: Carnahans' · Picture/Quote of the Day · Rep. Russ Carnahan

Picture(s) of the Day: Republican County Executive Candidate Attends Missouri Black Expo

August 30th, 2010 · No Comments

Related: Additional pictures

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Tags: Picture/Quote of the Day

A Tip for the FBI: Casino Licences, Dooley & Temporiti

August 30th, 2010 · No Comments

A tip for the FBI agents who are rumored to be investigating St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley and the pay-to-play racket in St. Louis: look at Dooley’s stance on putting another casino in St. Louis County. With gaming applications due to be submitted with the Missouri Gaming Commission this week, people continue to speculate […]

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Tags: STL County Executive Charlie Dooley

Bleak Prospects For Cap-And-Tax Leave Green Groups Lamenting, “We’re Losing”

August 30th, 2010 · No Comments

The Washington Post writes today, “On Thursday, some of the country’s most respected environmental groups – in the midst of their biggest political fight in two decades – sent a group of activists to Milwaukee with a message. We’re losing. . . . A year ago, these groups seemed to be at the peak of […]

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Obama Admins’ Failed Policies; Intel CEO: “Jobs Will Not Be Created Here”

August 27th, 2010 · No Comments

The Obama administration has spent much of the week touting their failed $862 billion stimulus bill, but there’s been little to celebrate in what the White House wanted to call “recovery summer.” The AP reports on the latest disappointing economic news today: “The economy grew at a much slower pace this spring than previously estimated, […]

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