(February 28, 2015 02:38 PM, by David Henderson) In a piece titled "Snow(den) blind: Libertarians' telling 'hero'," William McGurn, a former George W. Bush speechwriter and Wall Street Journal columnist, and currently editorial page editor of the New York Post, writes: The libertarians who champion Snowden will claim... (0 COMMENTS)
alpuerto (CC BY-SA 2.0) On civil liberties and transparency, President Obama “makes George W. Bush and Richard Nixon look good by comparison,” Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer told Salon writer Elias Isquith in an interview about...Show More Summary
While the liberal media insisted it was politically poisonous for Scott Walker to answer "I don't know" if President Obama is a Christian, it's never unacceptable to suggest Jeb and George W. Bush chose their brand of Christianity for political reasons. Show More Summary
Republican lawmakers on Friday appointed a former White House economist with a conservative pedigree to head Congress’s traditionally nonpartisan research body for budget policy. Keith Hall, who served as chief economist on former President George W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers,...
Few conservative economists have been as influential over the last decade as Glenn Hubbard. He was an architect of President George W. Bush’s tax cuts and of Mitt Romney’s 2012 economic plan. He has preached the importance of permanent, fundamental policy changes -- such as reducing tax rates and simplifying the tax code -- for […]
George HW Bush, George W Bush, and Jeb Bush have all embraced the same woeful, passive-voice phrase to respond to scandals.
Pioneering columnist Robert Scheer tells Salon just how bad our privacy nightmare has really gotten
When it comes to George W. Bush’s legacy, he will hopefully be given credit for his warnings of the dangers of pulling-out of Iraq prematurely. Fox News’ Megyn Kelly recently
Two former secretaries of Homeland Security under President George W. Bush urged Republicans to provide funding for the department.
Kerry: "The prime minister was profoundly forward-leaning and outspoken about the importance of invading Iraq under George W. Bush. We all know what happened with that decision."
“The prime minister was profoundly forward-leaning and outspoken about the importance of invading Iraq under George W. Bush. We all know what happened with that decision.” — Secretary of State John Kerry, quoted by TPM, on Israel Prime Minister Benjamin [...] The post Bonus Quote of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.
To the moon again? Or Mars?The questions have hung over NASA for years, and emerged again at a Senate committee hearing Tuesday.Under President George W. Bush, the target was the moon. Under Obama, who said “we’ve been there before,” Mars became the mission.Read full article >>
DECORUM: Ed Henry Presses WH Press Secretary Josh Earnest: Does Obama Regret Calling George Bush “Unpatriotic?”
During a panel discussion on ABC’s This Week, commentator Bill Kristol defended the legacy of former President George W. Bush by attempting to explain to a U.S. congressman that the Iraq Bush invaded in 2003 was “safe and peaceful” when he left office in 2008. Kristol was asked by host...
Back in 2008 when Obama was first running for president he called George W. Bush unpatriotic. Back then the media didn’t care at all. This week Rudy Giuliani called Obama
Pew Research: “The presidents with the starkest gaps between their highs and lows in job approval are George W. Bush and his father. George W. Bush’s 86% high came soon after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, a moment of [...] The post Two Volatile Bush Presidencies appeared first on Political Wire.
In 2008 then Senator Obama called President Bush “unpatriotic” for adding trillions to the national debt. Bush added about four trillion to the debt in eight years after the 9-11 attacks and mortgage crisis. Barack Obama then added the same … Continue reading ?
FLASHBACK: When Barack Obama Called George W. Bush “Unpatriotic.”
On Sept. 17, 2001, shortly after the 9/11 terror attacks, President George W. Bush declared that “these acts of violence violate the fundamental tenets of the Islamic faith, and it’s important for my fellow Americans to understand that.”...Show More Summary
Supporters of Jeb Bush insist he isn't his brother. They believe it's unfair for him to be judged for the countless mistakes, misjudgments and overall ineptitude of the George W. Bush administration. But Jeb -- with full knowledge of...Show More Summary