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The Maaaverick is not going to the Conservative Political Action Conference, which begins tomorrow. But he did have time to tape his announcement on the David Letterman Show. Video at Hot Air. Interesting priorities. *** Ed Morrissey weighs in on McCain’s absence from CPAC: McCain has argued that he has the most solid conservative record […]
The Politico reports: Republicans plan to force a floor vote on Rep. William Jefferson’s move to the Homeland Security Committee in an unprecedented maneuver to force Democrats to go on the record supporting their embattled colleague who is the target of a federal bribery investigation. House Minority Whip Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) pledged to call for […]
Lumberjack measures Al Gore’s (hat tip: Tim Blair): Join in my prayer: Oh, Great Goracle. And vote in Jim Treacher’s poll at The Daily Gut: Why does Al Gore’s Nashville mansion use more than 20 times as much electricity as the national average?
The website Al Shoura has been censored by the Yemeni government. The Jawa Report publishes a call for solidarity.
From my column today: How many times have you sat in front of the TV over the last four years, watching anti-war activists march on Washington, chase the ROTC off your local college campus, vandalize war memorials, insult the troops and wreak havoc under the surrender banner? How many times have you thought to yourself: […]
Patterico eviscerates a nutroots leader: This is gonna leave a mark. *Seems to be down. But keep checking back. It’s worth it.
Not making this up: “Bill would mandate nicer term for illegals.”
The Boston Globe reports that pardons have reemerged as an issue in the 2008 presidential campaign (hat tip: B.B.): Six years ago, the launch of Hillary Clinton’s career in the US Senate was marred by allegations that her brothers had received payments from people pardoned by President Bill Clinton in the waning months of his […]
A Florida reader sent along a news item about the memorial service for U.S. Army PFC Branden Cummings: About 1,000 people crammed into the Brevard Memorial Funeral Home and spilled into the parking lot for the funeral of U.S. Army PFC Branden Cummings of Titusville. Cummings, who died, Feb. 14 in Iraq, was remembered by […]
Little Miss Perfect’s campaign can’t seem to get anything right (via SFGate): Clinton staff’s gaffe with local ethnic papers Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presidential campaign excluded reporters for the Bay Area’s two largest ethnic newspapers from a fundraiser Friday at the Sheraton Palace Hotel — a perceived snub that led to days of harsh coverage… […]