There is a stunning disconnect between the terrible budget shortfalls
facing states and localities and the priorities of federal tax-cutters.
States face budget deficits of more than $60 billio
With a doctor in charge of the Senate, compassionate conservatism is
well positioned to run roughshod over the issue that traditionally
worked well for Democrats--healthcare.
Money is needed for social programs. And the rich have more than their
US policies are fanning anti-Americanism in both the South and the
Minnesota's new senator, Norm Coleman, is a dealmaker with
Darn, but those weapons of mass destruction keep turning up in the wrong places.
In Dickens's "A Christmas Carol," Ebenezer Scrooge was forced to view his own death in order to gain some self-awareness of his life as the epitome of cruelty and selfishness.
For years Pittsburghers have witnessed the low regard in which public
television station WQED holds its second channel, WQEX.
It's still the economy, stupid. The President gets it.
So Elliott Abrams (the felon) is back,
And Poindexter's now a big cheese.
High-level appointments now favor the guys
With rap sheets instead of CVs.