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Posted on: May 23, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

McCain is trying to quell his own pastor problems.

Posted on: May 22, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The controversial Bush appointee resigned as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Population Affairs.

Posted on: May 15, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

George Bush breaks tradition and criticizes Obama while on foreign soil.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The American Legion comes out in support of the Webb GI Bill.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

A new study shows just how polarized our news consumption has become.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Most of the country sees him as a hero, so why does our government still restrict his travel?

Posted on: Apr 4, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Beck teams up with Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) to rant about "all the liberals" running the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

While Jackson was busy erecting giant photo homages to himself, the nation was spiraling into the worst housing crisis since the Great Depression.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

"It would be a little different if the administration said housing prices are going up. If they hadn’t said there’s no bubble," said Krugman.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

This isn’t the first time Bush has given out the wrong Hope Now number.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

This opposition to the war is not a "fluctuation" (as Cheney calls it) in public opinion.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The truth is that White House officials tried to undermine Congress on Iraq and were forced to muster a weak excuse when they were caught.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

All three networks carried President Bush’s address to the American public bashing the House’s compromise wiretapping legislation.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The federal budget deficit is currently at $87.7 billion so far this budget year, double the imbalance during the same period last year.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Ahmad Chalabi was one of the most sordid figures in the run-up to the Iraq war.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Former Director of National Intelligence General Harry Soyster says the current director Mike McConnell should be fired over this.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

In recent days, President Bush has tried to give the illusion that he is taking steps to solve global warming.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Bush is implying that Americans who oppose telecom immunity are unpatriotic.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Mary Matalin echoes a popular right wing talking point.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

In 2000, Bush sharply criticized McCain for his unethical behavior. Now, Bush is blaming newspapers for highlighting McCain's lapses to the public.

Posted on: Feb 29, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Perhaps Bush forgot all the times that he sat down and had his picture taken with leaders of questionable human rights credentials.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Democratic lawmakers on the GOP list include John Murtha, Jim Moran, and John Conyers, among others.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Limbaugh and other right wing shock jocks gloated about McCain's lobbying scandal. Rush said maybe now McCain will see "who his real friends are."

Posted on: Feb 18, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The Iraq war has created jobs -- for the administration's defense contractor allies.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Joe Lieberman appears to be mimicking his close friend John McCain.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The BBC interviewer, however, objected to Scalia's use of the so-called "ticking time bomb" scenario to justify government torture.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Defense experts are surprised at how generous the Bush administration is willing to be with the taxpayers' money.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

A new book singles out Condoleezza Rice as inept, more interested in being President Bush's buddy than securing the nation.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Throughout his presidency, Bush has issued more than 151 signing statements challenging 1149 provisions of laws.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Government scientists have said they personally experienced pressure to eliminate the terms like climate change from a variety of communications.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

"This is information the people deserve to have. And this is not the way we should run the greatest government in the world," said Boxer.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

These six months appear to be never-ending, and are used by the right wing to constantly beg more time for the war.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Bob Grant is one of the godfathers of incendiary right-wing talk radio and has been an inspiration for figures such as Sean Hannity.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

In private meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, Bush disowned the U.S. intelligence community’s judgments.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The Senate had twice rejected his nomination because the mines he managed “incurred injury rates double the national average.”

Posted on: Jan 3, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

The Justice Dept. has refused to bring criminal charges against anyone, and it appears that no “federal agency [is] investigating the case."

Posted on: Jan 2, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Huckabee urged the bloggers to "clog" up the wireless system in Des Moines so that reporters couldn't file any more "bad" stories about him.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Oops, he did it again.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2008, Source: ThinkProgress

Hundreds of thousands of people have died in Darfur, and 2.5 million more have been forced to flee their homes.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2007, Source: ThinkProgress

David Addington personally tried to "wipe out" his job after Leonard attempted to challenge Cheney's claims.

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