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Obamacare clears House Energy and Committee hurdle; 4 Blue Dogs heel

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 31, 2009 10:00 PM

The vote was 31-28 tonight in the House Energy and Commerce Committee. John McCormack has the breakdown: “Blue Dogs Bart Gordon (Tenn.), Baron Hill (Ind.), Mike Ross (Ark.), and Zack Space (Ohio) vote(d) yes.” More from Reuters. *** Melt the phones: Bart Gordon (Tenn.) – 202 225-4231 Local: Murfreesboro Office (615) 896-1986 305 West Main […]

Friday photo dump: Defense Dept. releases a pile of Manhattan fly-by pics, manifest

By Doug Powers  •  July 31, 2009 03:57 PM

Come Monday, it’ll be alright

Did 'Cash for Clunkers' just put Obamacare on the junk heap? Update: House adds $2 billion more to re-start the program; Schumer seeks $4 billion

By Doug Powers  •  July 31, 2009 01:10 PM

“Cash for Clunkers” — a program that our genius financial managers in Washington had skillfully budgeted to run, appropriately enough, until around Halloween — has been suspended after just a few days. There were many “unforeseen” problems, meaning that nobody who created the program knew anything about what they were doing or the possible pitfalls. […]

Beer Summit: The final summary

By Doug Powers  •  July 31, 2009 11:40 AM

“Daaa profilers!”

Catching up with Obama's illegal alien auntie

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 31, 2009 09:23 AM

Teachable moment.

Where in the world

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 31, 2009 07:22 AM

Headed over to C-SPAN studios to do Washington Journal at 8am Eastern. Watch here. At 9am Eastern, I’ll be on KHOW talk radio with Peter Boyles. At 11:15am, I’ll be stopping by in studio to chat with Laura Ingraham. At 2pm, I’ll be speaking with students at a Clare Booth Luce Policy Institute event here […]

Dodd and Obama: Corrupt birds of a feather; Update: Resisting subpoena; Dodd has prostate cancer

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 31, 2009 07:17 AM

Scroll for updates… Dodd and Obama: Corrupt birds of a feather by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2009 Everything you need to know about false Hope and Change can be found in one picture: The image of President Obama embracing embattled Sen. Chris Dodd. The embattled Democrat is in deep doo-doo over his Countrywide sweetheart […]

Cash for clunkers junked…but dealer ads still running; Feds try to salvage

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 30, 2009 08:57 PM

Scroll for updates… The feds are shocked that people flocked to take advantage of easy money. Whodathunk?! Via USA Today: The government is suspending the explosively popular ‘cash for clunkers’ program at midnight tonight fearing it would go broke before it could parcel out what it still owes dealers for a huge backlog of sales. […]

Noted Oriental speaks with Noted Caucasian about Obama corruption

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 30, 2009 07:17 PM

Instapundit Glenn Reynolds interviewed me on his Pajamas TV show about Culture of Corruption. Watch here. We opened with a fun-filled discussion of the liberal racist reaction to the book launch. In case you missed the background on the joke, read here. There’s plenty more where that came from — including this most desperate cry […]

Pelosi: The meltdown

By Doug Powers  •  July 30, 2009 03:19 PM

“Ah, but the strawberries! That’s where I had them!”

Stimulus…or smut-ulus?

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 30, 2009 02:07 PM

Stimulus money for the National Endowment for the Arts is supposed to be “restricted specifically to job preservation. ” But a look at the list of NEA stimulus projects reveals that the money is being used instead for sexual titillation. Fox News reported on some of the eye-opening projects here. Straight from the National Endowment […]

Welcome to Czarist Amerika

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 30, 2009 01:03 PM

Chapter 5 of Culture of Corruption exposes the shadiest Obama czars. GOP Rep. Jack Kingston has been hammering at the czar explosion and put together a great overview of the overlords on YouTube. Pass this one on: Like this:Like Loading…

Beerestroika: Drinking to distraction

By Doug Powers  •  July 30, 2009 10:27 AM

Healing time for the Fighting Irish

Who let the New Black Panther Party thugs off?

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 30, 2009 06:18 AM

Naming names.

Memorial fund for family of Border Patrol agent Robert Rosas

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 09:21 PM

Last week, I noted the murder of Border Patrol Agent Robert Rosas. He left behind a wife and two children. His community in Arizona has set up several memorial funds. The website “chipin” has a memorial page set up in honor of Agent Rosas. People can pay via credit or debit card. Proceeds will go […]

More on the wackjob science czar the MSM ignores

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 04:49 PM

This week, every conservative commentator or Republican politician who appeared on TV got the Birther litmus test. Journalists didn’t care about the issue. Their agenda was embarrassing the Right. If they cared about wackjobs espousing conspiracy theories, they’d be grilling every liberal commentator or Republican politician who appeared on TV about the wackjob science czar, […]

House GOP smacks down Democrat censors

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 01:57 PM

Via Roll Call, House Republicans fight back against the gag rules of the majority: House Republicans on Wednesday filed a resolution that blasts Democrats for preventing GOP Members from sending constituents a mailing that criticizes the majority’s health care proposal. The resolution cites the “failure of the Democratic Members of the Franking Commission to ensure […]

August 22: Join the nationwide Recess Rally; Dems performing CPR on Obamacare

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 10:27 AM

Scroll for updates… We have the momentum to kill Obamacare. The congressional recess period is critical. I’ve joined many grass-roots groups in a nationwide coalition holding a Recess Rally on August 22, 2009. The Tea Party revolt and the grass-roots counterinsurgency against the health care takeover have taken congressional offices locally and Washington, D.C. by […]

Culture of Corruption Watch: Hill edition

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 09:30 AM

Regular readers are familiar with Democrat deadbeat Rep. Laura Richardson. (See here for all previous posts.) She’s the Democrat congresswoman who defaulted six times on her home loans and has left a trail of unpaid bills in her wake. Well, finally, finally, her Sacramento foreclosure scandal is now the subject of a House ethics probe. […]

Next time, emulate urban czar Adolfo Carrion

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 08:35 AM

(Click here for full size) I’ve been reading about the federal corruption stings in New Jersey with an extra sense of fascination. Many of you know I’m a New Jersey girl. So the kind of local graft and pay-for-play schemes involved in the latest probe are nothing new. My question is — and gee, maybe […]

Bully boys: A brief history of White House thuggery

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 07:51 AM

Just finished up on the Today Show, where I had a quick chance to briefly expose the Culture of Corruption in the age of Obama. My syndicated column today adds to the dossier with a round-up of fresh Bully Boy moments. It’s the Chicago way. *** Bully boys: A brief history of White House thuggery […]

Culture of Corruption on Today; Update: Vid link, reax added

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2009 06:58 AM

I will be on the Today Show this morning at around 7:14am to talk about Culture of Corruption Yes, really. Tune in. Here’s an open thread. Talk amongst yourselves. (P.S. The Today Show website has reprinted the intro to the book. You can read it here.) *** Watch the vid here. Better: Read Allahpundit’s take […]

Protest sign of the day

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 28, 2009 11:38 PM

Reader Matt S. emailed me tonight to let me know that several hundred activists turned out for an Obamacare protest in Indianapolis outside Democrat Sen. Bayh’s office. More at INteaparty.com He sent a few photos. My favorite is the first: Like this:Like Loading…

Officer Crowley, Stimulus Funding Machine?

By Doug Powers  •  July 28, 2009 10:30 PM

Recovery & Reinvestment?

The organizing philosophy of the Left

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 28, 2009 06:10 PM

Just finished Glenn Beck TV this evening and am still doing tons of radio interviews for Culture of Corruption . On a quick break here and wanted to post a quote by SEIU president and Friend of Obama Andy Stern for you to contemplate as the White House bully boys try to salvage Dear Leader’s […]

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